The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwick 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 29 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.

PHP
Warwickshire / Warwick
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 19 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwick 0.85% 0.64% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 3.85% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £270 £200 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -56.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year +7.69% +6.55%  
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 Warwick with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Warwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 28 26 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwick 23.73% 16.56% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 16
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £313 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £445 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £27.75 £19.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwick 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 Warwick

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Warwick

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Warwick

For the 6 months to 29 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 Warwick region with a requirement for PHP.

1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Laravel
4 1 (14.29%) GitHub
4 1 (14.29%) Drush
4 1 (14.29%) API Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Drupal
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
4 1 (14.29%) PaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwick 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 (14.29%) Apache Solr
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) Drush
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) API Integration
1 1 (14.29%) SEO
1 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google