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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 44 25
Rank change year-on-year +4 -19  
Contract jobs citing PHP 13 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.09% 1.23% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.19% 4.38% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 18
Median daily rate £500 £238 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +110.52% -33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £219 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £401 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £15.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +206.45% -60.25%  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 210 137 220
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 49.88% 28.02% 47.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 165 372
Median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +6 12 £500 +110.52% 13
PHP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 20 (66.67%) HTML
1 20 (66.67%) CSS
2 19 (63.33%) Git (software)
3 16 (53.33%) MySQL
3 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (30.00%) Symfony
5 9 (30.00%) CSS3
6 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 8 (26.67%) Linux
7 6 (20.00%) WAI
7 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Jasmine
7 6 (20.00%) Behat
7 6 (20.00%) Sass
7 6 (20.00%) WebDriver
7 6 (20.00%) Mocha
7 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 6 (20.00%) BDD
7 6 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
7 6 (20.00%) Grunt
7 6 (20.00%) gulp
7 6 (20.00%) Twig
8 5 (16.67%) Magento
8 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (13.33%) Open Source
9 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
9 4 (13.33%) Docker
9 4 (13.33%) Web Development
9 4 (13.33%) Scrum

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 3 (10.00%) WordPress
2 2 (6.67%) Drupal
2 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Route 53
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SSL
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (20.00%) Grunt
2 6 (20.00%) gulp
2 6 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 6 (20.00%) Mocha
2 6 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.00%) Vagrant
5 2 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.33%) Back Office
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Magento Developer
5 4 (13.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Symfony Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Digital Developer
6 3 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) DBA
7 2 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.67%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (6.67%) Senior WebOps Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) WebOps Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Developer
8 1 (3.33%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Agile Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior DevOps
8 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) CSS
1 20 (66.67%) HTML
2 9 (30.00%) CSS3
2 9 (30.00%) Symfony
3 6 (20.00%) Behat
3 6 (20.00%) Sass
3 6 (20.00%) Twig
4 4 (13.33%) Web Services
5 3 (10.00%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) RESTful
6 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.67%) jQuery
6 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.33%) Akka
7 1 (3.33%) Doctrine
7 1 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (3.33%) Laravel
7 1 (3.33%) Play Framework
7 1 (3.33%) Sensu
7 1 (3.33%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (20.00%) BDD
3 6 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Open Source
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Service Design
6 2 (6.67%) API Integration
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Microservices
6 2 (6.67%) Web Operations
7 1 (3.33%) Functional Programming
7 1 (3.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) Ruby
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) PHP 7
4 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) WAI
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Ansible
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Galera Cluster
2 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) Salt
3 1 (3.33%) collectd
3 1 (3.33%) Kibana
3 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.33%) logstash
3 1 (3.33%) StatsD
3 1 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Zend
2 2 (6.67%) Percona
2 2 (6.67%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.33%) VMware