Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 19 November 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
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 25 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 -8
Contract jobs citing PHP 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 2.02% 1.31% 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 4.00% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £300 £170 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.47% -37.04% +54.29%
10th Percentile £268 £146 £250
90th Percentile £333 £194 £290
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £300 £244
% change year-on-year +8.33% +23.08% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - £8.00

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 52 50 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 52.53% 32.68% 61.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 36 31
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £375 £320 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.19% -10.49% +10.00%
10th Percentile £309 £151 £263
90th Percentile £438 £396 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £15.37
% change year-on-year +36.36% +114.70% +13.85%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Stoke-on-Trent

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Stoke-on-Trent

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for PHP.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) ES6
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 7
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) ES6
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 7
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby