Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 21 June 2018 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 56 31
Rank change year-on-year +10 -25 +28
Contract jobs citing PHP 30 17 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.16% 2.16% 4.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.65% 5.26% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 40
South Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +32.08% -15.20%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £219
90th Percentile £478 £479 £405
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 347 323 418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 36.53% 41.04% 42.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 200 310
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £268 £273 £262
90th Percentile £562 £525 £579
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £20.97 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.81% -6.80% -30.77%
10th Percentile £18.03 £20.97 £11.80
90th Percentile £60.00 £20.97 £28.65
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +77.78% +7.14% -40.00%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in South Yorkshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in South Yorkshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in South Yorkshire

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in South Yorkshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. 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
Sheffield 0 24 £350 - 25
PHP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 18 (60.00%) HTML
1 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 16 (53.33%) Symfony
3 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (46.67%) Web Development
5 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
6 12 (40.00%) Handlebars
7 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 10 (33.33%) Twig
7 10 (33.33%) Smarty
7 10 (33.33%) Sass
8 8 (26.67%) Google Tag Manager
8 8 (26.67%) Google
9 6 (20.00%) TDD
9 6 (20.00%) MySQL
10 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 5 (16.67%) Laravel
11 4 (13.33%) Node.js
11 4 (13.33%) Confluence
11 4 (13.33%) Bitbucket
11 4 (13.33%) React
11 4 (13.33%) API Testing
11 4 (13.33%) jQuery
11 4 (13.33%) JIRA
11 4 (13.33%) QA
11 4 (13.33%) Java
11 4 (13.33%) Linux
11 4 (13.33%) MVC
12 3 (10.00%) Adobe
12 3 (10.00%) Unix

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (13.33%) Confluence
2 3 (10.00%) Alfresco
2 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) Documentum
4 1 (3.33%) Drupal
4 1 (3.33%) FileNet
4 1 (3.33%) Liferay
4 1 (3.33%) LiveCycle
4 1 (3.33%) LiveLink
4 1 (3.33%) nginx
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Bitbucket
2 4 (13.33%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) CircleCI
3 2 (6.67%) gulp
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) PHPUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) PHP Developer
3 11 (36.67%) Web Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (13.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.67%) React Developer
8 1 (3.33%) DevOps Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.33%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Symfony Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.33%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) CSS
1 18 (60.00%) HTML
2 16 (53.33%) Symfony
3 12 (40.00%) Handlebars
4 10 (33.33%) Sass
4 10 (33.33%) Smarty
4 10 (33.33%) Twig
5 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (16.67%) Laravel
6 4 (13.33%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) Node.js
6 4 (13.33%) React
7 3 (10.00%) WebSockets
8 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (6.67%) Apache Camel
8 2 (6.67%) JSP
8 2 (6.67%) Play Framework
8 2 (6.67%) React Native
9 1 (3.33%) Java EE
9 1 (3.33%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Native
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Web Development
3 6 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (13.33%) API Testing
4 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Web Operations
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Microservices
7 1 (3.33%) Open Source
7 1 (3.33%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (3.33%) Server Hardening
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Salt
1 2 (6.67%) Terraform
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) cPanel
2 1 (3.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Google
2 3 (10.00%) Adobe
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.33%) FatWire
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Interwoven
4 1 (3.33%) OpenText
4 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.33%) Vignette
4 1 (3.33%) Xerox