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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 15 39 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 -  
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.00% 2.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.76% 6.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Median daily rate £344 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
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 Warrington with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 34 126 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 34.00% 36.73% 31.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 73 37
Median daily rate £394 £350 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £291 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
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 Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP in Warrington.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Warrington

PHP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 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 Warrington region with a requirement for PHP.

1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Laravel
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress
4 1 (16.67%) Magento
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) NHS
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) CMS

PHP
Top Related 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Magento Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) SEO
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft