The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 13 13 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing PHP 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 6.06% 4.44% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.41% 9.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £288 £394 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.98% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year +9.58% -17.04%  

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 Stockport with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 27 21 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 81.82% 46.67% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 5
Median daily rate £300 £370 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.91% +12.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Stockport

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Stockport

PHP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stockport region with a requirement for PHP.

1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
1 1 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript