Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PHP
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 64 12
Rank change year-on-year +42 -52 +60
Contract jobs citing PHP 55 15 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 8.05% 1.60% 9.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.24% 4.36% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 11 49
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £500 £370 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.14% -15.91% -2.22%
10th Percentile £339 £213 £325
90th Percentile £550 £488 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £340 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 319 344 396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 46.71% 36.63% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 224 225
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +10.70%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £284
90th Percentile £550 £561 £494
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £21.25 £41.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.10% +138.57% +12.90%
10th Percentile £12.62 £37.33 £16.25
90th Percentile £34.50 £46.78 £18.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £39.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -23.57% +20.77% +75.68%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Nottinghamshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PHP in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Nottinghamshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Nottinghamshire

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Nottinghamshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +43 54 £500 +21.95% 18
PHP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (60.00%) MySQL
3 31 (56.36%) Git (software)
4 26 (47.27%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (36.36%) TDD
6 18 (32.73%) LAMP
6 18 (32.73%) Python
7 17 (30.91%) Test Automation
7 17 (30.91%) Collaborative Working
8 15 (27.27%) DevOps
8 15 (27.27%) Linux
9 14 (25.45%) Red Hat
9 14 (25.45%) Docker
9 14 (25.45%) CentOS
10 13 (23.64%) nginx
10 13 (23.64%) Memcached
10 13 (23.64%) HAProxy
10 13 (23.64%) Auto-Scaling
10 13 (23.64%) PHP-FPM
10 13 (23.64%) Elastic Stack
10 13 (23.64%) LEMP Stack
11 12 (21.82%) Nagios
11 12 (21.82%) Icinga
11 12 (21.82%) Ansible
11 12 (21.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 12 (21.82%) Route 53
12 11 (20.00%) Bash Shell
13 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
14 8 (14.55%) HTML
14 8 (14.55%) OO

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (23.64%) nginx
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Magento
1 2 (3.64%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 26 (47.27%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (21.82%) Route 53
2 12 (21.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.82%) npm
4 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (60.00%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (56.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) Grunt
2 1 (1.82%) gulp
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.82%) webpack
General
1 5 (9.09%) Back Office
2 3 (5.45%) Legal
2 3 (5.45%) Publishing
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (70.91%) Developer
2 32 (58.18%) PHP Developer
3 13 (23.64%) Administrator
3 13 (23.64%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (12.73%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (12.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Automation Developer
5 5 (9.09%) AWS Administrator
5 5 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
5 5 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (9.09%) PHP Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Cloud Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) LAMP Developer
7 3 (5.45%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) LAMP
2 13 (23.64%) Elastic Stack
2 13 (23.64%) LEMP Stack
2 13 (23.64%) Memcached
2 13 (23.64%) PHP-FPM
3 8 (14.55%) CSS
3 8 (14.55%) HTML
4 5 (9.09%) Symfony
5 4 (7.27%) Laravel
5 4 (7.27%) Web Services
6 3 (5.45%) Node.js
7 2 (3.64%) .NET
7 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.64%) React
8 1 (1.82%) Behat
8 1 (1.82%) Doctrine
8 1 (1.82%) jQuery
8 1 (1.82%) LESS
8 1 (1.82%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Robotics
2 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 14 (25.45%) CentOS
3 2 (3.64%) Unix
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (36.36%) TDD
3 17 (30.91%) Collaborative Working
3 17 (30.91%) Test Automation
4 15 (27.27%) DevOps
5 13 (23.64%) Auto-Scaling
6 8 (14.55%) OO
7 7 (12.73%) Scrum
8 5 (9.09%) Change Control
8 5 (9.09%) Office Automation
8 5 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (9.09%) Process Management
8 5 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 5 (9.09%) Robotic Process Automation
8 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.09%) Workflow
9 4 (7.27%) Customer-Centric Approach
9 4 (7.27%) Customer-Centricity
9 4 (7.27%) Kanban
9 4 (7.27%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) Python
2 11 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.09%) Perl
5 4 (7.27%) SQL
6 2 (3.64%) PHP 7
7 1 (1.82%) PHP 4
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) HAProxy
2 12 (21.82%) Ansible
2 12 (21.82%) Icinga
2 12 (21.82%) Nagios
3 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (9.09%) Automation Anywhere
2 5 (9.09%) Zend
3 2 (3.64%) Google
4 1 (1.82%) SAP