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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 33 40 39
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Contract jobs citing PHP 16 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.05% 1.98% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.80% 6.71% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 6
Median daily rate £413 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% +14.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -20.45%  

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 205 164 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 51.90% 29.50% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 84 82
Median daily rate £368 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.07% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing PHP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 +8 14 £415 +18.57% 13
PHP
East Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 23 (67.65%) HTML
1 23 (67.65%) CSS
2 22 (64.71%) Git (software)
3 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 14 (41.18%) MySQL
6 11 (32.35%) CSS3
7 10 (29.41%) Behat
7 10 (29.41%) BDD
7 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
7 10 (29.41%) Symfony
7 10 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (26.47%) OO
8 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
8 9 (26.47%) OO PHP
8 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
9 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
9 8 (23.53%) Linux
9 8 (23.53%) HTTP
9 8 (23.53%) Web Development
10 7 (20.59%) Docker
11 6 (17.65%) gulp
11 6 (17.65%) Grunt
11 6 (17.65%) Jasmine
11 6 (17.65%) Sass
11 6 (17.65%) Mocha
11 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
11 6 (17.65%) Progressive Enhancement
11 6 (17.65%) WebDriver

PHP
Top Related 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 4 (11.76%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) WordPress
3 2 (5.88%) Drupal
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) nginx
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) FTP
2 1 (2.94%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) MySQL
2 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.94%) Redis
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
3 6 (17.65%) Grunt
3 6 (17.65%) gulp
3 6 (17.65%) Jasmine
3 6 (17.65%) Mocha
3 6 (17.65%) WebDriver
4 4 (11.76%) PHPUnit
5 3 (8.82%) JIRA
6 2 (5.88%) JMeter
7 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.94%) GitLab
7 1 (2.94%) Hudson
7 1 (2.94%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Senior Developer
3 8 (23.53%) PHP Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Magento Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Digital Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (8.82%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) CSS Developer
7 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.94%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (2.94%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) CSS
1 23 (67.65%) HTML
2 11 (32.35%) CSS3
3 10 (29.41%) Behat
3 10 (29.41%) Symfony
4 6 (17.65%) Sass
4 6 (17.65%) Twig
5 5 (14.71%) HTML5
6 4 (11.76%) Doctrine
6 4 (11.76%) JMS
6 4 (11.76%) LAMP
7 2 (5.88%) REST
7 2 (5.88%) SOAP
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (2.94%) jQuery
8 1 (2.94%) Laravel
8 1 (2.94%) Node.js
8 1 (2.94%) RESTful
8 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.94%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Mac OS X
2 4 (11.76%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) CentOS
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) SUSE
3 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) BDD
2 10 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
3 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
3 9 (26.47%) OO
3 9 (26.47%) OO PHP
4 8 (23.53%) Web Development
5 6 (17.65%) Progressive Enhancement
6 5 (14.71%) Line Management
6 5 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (11.76%) Case Management
7 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
7 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
7 4 (11.76%) Web Design
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (5.88%) MVC
10 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.82%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) PHP 7
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) DBS Check
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) WAI
2 5 (14.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Ansible
1 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.94%) Mesos
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
1 1 (2.94%) Rancher
1 1 (2.94%) rkt
1 1 (2.94%) Salt
1 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Zend
2 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.94%) SaltStack
2 1 (2.94%) Splunk
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