Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 18 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 137 86
Rank change year-on-year +42 -51 -6
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.11% 0.83% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 2.11% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 28
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £325 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -34.34% +65.00%
10th Percentile £313 £252 £375
90th Percentile £338 £487 £533
North East median daily rate £338 £300 £490
% change year-on-year +12.50% -38.78% +96.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £17.50
North East median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 318 950 563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 34.75% 39.62% 37.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 676 372
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £253 £263
90th Percentile £550 £511 £562
North East median daily rate £378 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.86% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 35 13
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £32.66 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.15% +20.94% -1.82%
10th Percentile £19.90 £28.00 £13.23
90th Percentile £48.05 £40.60 £42.15
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.46% +62.50% +31.15%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Tyne and Wear

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Tyne and Wear

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Tyne and Wear

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +44 1 £325 -7.14% 3
PHP
North East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for PHP.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Telematics
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (100.00%) Linode
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) OpenNMS
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (100.00%) SaltStack
1 1 (100.00%) VMware