The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 26 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 40 54
Rank change year-on-year +10 +14  
Contract jobs citing PHP 105 135 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.22% 4.87% 3.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.24% 10.71% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 96 71
Median daily rate £350 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £15.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +206.45% -60.25%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 858 1260 1179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 42.64% 45.44% 39.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 876 797
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.67 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +155.26% -60.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.10 £24.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Yorkshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Yorkshire

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Yorkshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
West Yorkshire +14 82 £356 -5.00% 55
South Yorkshire -15 10 £350 +9.37% 11
North Yorkshire +2 7 £275 -15.38% 13
East Yorkshire -1 4 £314 -30.27% 1
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 125 (57.87%) JavaScript
2 98 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (41.20%) Java
4 88 (40.74%) Python
5 84 (38.89%) HTML
6 71 (32.87%) Symfony
7 62 (28.70%) MVC
8 53 (24.54%) CSS
9 46 (21.30%) MySQL
10 40 (18.52%) Laravel
11 36 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 33 (15.28%) Test Automation
12 33 (15.28%) AngularJS
13 32 (14.81%) Linux
14 31 (14.35%) Zend
15 30 (13.89%) HTML5
15 30 (13.89%) Software Engineering
15 30 (13.89%) Docker
16 28 (12.96%) Jenkins
17 27 (12.50%) jQuery
18 25 (11.57%) Bash Shell
18 25 (11.57%) Node.js
18 25 (11.57%) Unix
19 24 (11.11%) CSS3
20 23 (10.65%) SQL
21 22 (10.19%) TDD
21 22 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
22 21 (9.72%) LAMP
22 21 (9.72%) XML
22 21 (9.72%) WordPress

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 21 (9.72%) WordPress
2 19 (8.80%) Apache
3 6 (2.78%) Drupal
4 5 (2.31%) CMS
5 3 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.39%) Moodle
5 3 (1.39%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.93%) Confluence
6 2 (0.93%) nginx
6 2 (0.93%) Plone
6 2 (0.93%) SilverStripe
6 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.46%) Tornado
7 1 (0.46%) TYPO3
7 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.46%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.31%) Magento
3 3 (1.39%) OpenCart
3 3 (1.39%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.63%) GitHub
1 10 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.78%) IaaS
5 4 (1.85%) Loggly
5 4 (1.85%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (0.93%) SaaS
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.46%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.70%) 3G
1 8 (3.70%) GPRS
1 8 (3.70%) GSM
1 8 (3.70%) LAN
1 8 (3.70%) LTE
1 8 (3.70%) SGSN
1 8 (3.70%) WAN
1 8 (3.70%) Wireless
2 7 (3.24%) HTTP
3 4 (1.85%) Internet
4 3 (1.39%) Intranet
5 2 (0.93%) DNS
5 2 (0.93%) Firewall
5 2 (0.93%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.46%) DHCP
6 1 (0.46%) SMS
6 1 (0.46%) SSH
6 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (21.30%) MySQL
2 20 (9.26%) NoSQL
3 17 (7.87%) MongoDB
4 15 (6.94%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.56%) Redis
6 5 (2.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.31%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.31%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.85%) Riak
8 1 (0.46%) Big Data
8 1 (0.46%) GIS
8 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.46%) HBase
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 28 (12.96%) Jenkins
3 21 (9.72%) Selenium
4 18 (8.33%) Hudson
5 17 (7.87%) Cucumber
5 17 (7.87%) WebDriver
6 15 (6.94%) PHPUnit
7 11 (5.09%) Grunt
8 8 (3.70%) gulp
8 8 (3.70%) Maven
9 6 (2.78%) JIRA
10 4 (1.85%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.93%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.93%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.93%) Mocha
11 2 (0.93%) Protractor
11 2 (0.93%) Subversion
12 1 (0.46%) JMeter
12 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (8.33%) Marketing
2 17 (7.87%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.02%) Finance
4 10 (4.63%) Games
4 10 (4.63%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.17%) Electronics
6 2 (0.93%) Banking
7 1 (0.46%) Advertising
7 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 157 (72.69%) Developer
2 108 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 16 (7.41%) Tester
4 14 (6.48%) Automation Tester
4 14 (6.48%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (6.48%) Python Developer
4 14 (6.48%) WordPress Developer
5 13 (6.02%) Software Engineer
6 12 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
6 12 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 11 (5.09%) Architect
7 11 (5.09%) Java Developer
7 11 (5.09%) PHP Software Engineer
8 9 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (3.70%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 8 (3.70%) Selenium Tester
9 8 (3.70%) Technical Support
9 8 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (38.89%) HTML
2 71 (32.87%) Symfony
3 53 (24.54%) CSS
4 40 (18.52%) Laravel
5 33 (15.28%) AngularJS
6 30 (13.89%) HTML5
7 27 (12.50%) jQuery
8 25 (11.57%) Node.js
9 24 (11.11%) CSS3
10 21 (9.72%) LAMP
10 21 (9.72%) XML
11 20 (9.26%) RESTful
12 18 (8.33%) React
13 17 (7.87%) RabbitMQ
14 11 (5.09%) CodeIgniter
14 11 (5.09%) Spring
15 10 (4.63%) Django
16 9 (4.17%) Sass
17 7 (3.24%) Flask
17 7 (3.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.63%) User Experience
3 9 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.31%) NHS
5 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.46%) BYOD
6 1 (0.46%) Fintech
6 1 (0.46%) Replication
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.81%) Linux
2 25 (11.57%) Unix
3 14 (6.48%) Windows
4 9 (4.17%) Android
5 8 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.70%) Mac OS X
5 8 (3.70%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.39%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.46%) CentOS
7 1 (0.46%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (28.70%) MVC
3 33 (15.28%) Test Automation
4 30 (13.89%) Software Engineering
5 22 (10.19%) TDD
6 20 (9.26%) BDD
7 19 (8.80%) SDLC
8 16 (7.41%) Front End Development
8 16 (7.41%) Test Scripting
9 15 (6.94%) OO
9 15 (6.94%) Web Development
10 14 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (6.02%) Regression Testing
12 12 (5.56%) Unit Testing
13 11 (5.09%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (5.09%) OO PHP
14 10 (4.63%) DevOps
14 10 (4.63%) High Availability
15 9 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (57.87%) JavaScript
2 89 (41.20%) Java
3 88 (40.74%) Python
4 25 (11.57%) Bash Shell
5 23 (10.65%) SQL
6 11 (5.09%) Ruby
7 10 (4.63%) Scala
8 8 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.70%) VB
9 7 (3.24%) C#
10 6 (2.78%) ECMAScript
10 6 (2.78%) Groovy
11 5 (2.31%) C++
12 3 (1.39%) Go
13 2 (0.93%) ES6
13 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.46%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.46%) Elixir
14 1 (0.46%) Korn
14 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.46%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 30 (13.89%) Docker
2 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.46%) HDFS
2 1 (0.46%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (5.56%) Ansible
2 10 (4.63%) Puppet
3 8 (3.70%) AirWatch
3 8 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.70%) Salt
4 5 (2.31%) Nagios
5 4 (1.85%) ZABBIX
6 3 (1.39%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.93%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.93%) Piwik
8 1 (0.46%) Graphite
8 1 (0.46%) Opsview
Vendors
1 31 (14.35%) Zend
2 12 (5.56%) Oracle
3 11 (5.09%) Google
4 9 (4.17%) SAP
5 8 (3.70%) MobileIron
5 8 (3.70%) Rackspace
6 6 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.78%) SaltStack
6 6 (2.78%) Splunk
7 5 (2.31%) Apple
8 4 (1.85%) New Relic
9 3 (1.39%) Adobe
10 2 (0.93%) Pega
11 1 (0.46%) VMware
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