The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 30 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 31 26
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5  
Contract jobs citing PHP 9 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.69% 2.20% 3.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 10.26% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 8
Median daily rate £181 £220 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.61% -25.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £204 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £225 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +14.28% -20.45%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 81 78 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 24.18% 21.49% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 40 55
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £418 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.61 £30.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.48% -35.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £15.68 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.45 £19.61 £37.50
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 Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Warwickshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Warwickshire

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Warwickshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa -3 3 £175 -16.66%
Warwick +1 1 £270 +35.00% 1
PHP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 16 (84.21%) HTML
1 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) MySQL
2 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) Web Development
4 5 (26.32%) LAMP
4 5 (26.32%) Laravel
5 4 (21.05%) Drupal
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Apache
5 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.79%) SEO
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 3 (15.79%) Apache Solr
6 3 (15.79%) PaaS
6 3 (15.79%) GitHub
6 3 (15.79%) Drush
6 3 (15.79%) API Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Marketing
7 2 (10.53%) Magento
8 1 (5.26%) CentOS
8 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (5.26%) Google
8 1 (5.26%) SQL

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 4 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) Drupal
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) GitHub
1 3 (15.79%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) PHP Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 3 (15.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Developer
4 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) CSS
1 16 (84.21%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) LAMP
2 5 (26.32%) Laravel
3 3 (15.79%) Drush
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Web Development
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) API Integration
3 3 (15.79%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Google
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