Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 September 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 - 55
Rank change year-on-year - +55 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.46% - 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% - 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Warrington median daily rate £275 - £400
10th Percentile £263 - £368
90th Percentile £288 - £433
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £369 £350
% change year-on-year +1.69% +5.36% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Warrington median hourly rate - - £12.50
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £12.50

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 Warrington with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 57 77 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 27.80% 31.17% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 123
Warrington median daily rate £350 £375 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -11.14% +1.44%
10th Percentile £263 £295 £303
90th Percentile £500 £575 £605
Cheshire median daily rate £380 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 6
Warrington median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.63% -1.54% +85.71%
10th Percentile £42.50 £30.00 £21.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £63.00 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% -7.69% -13.33%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Warrington

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Warrington

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Warrington region with a requirement for PHP.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) MariaDB
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) API Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Ingres
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (33.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Ingres
2 1 (33.33%) MariaDB
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) API Integration
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP