The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 12 35 16
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -19
Contract jobs citing PHP 19 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.90% 4.35% 9.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.76% 6.96% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 14
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £213 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £284
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £22.66 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+34.59% +25.88%
Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 158 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.98% 62.45% 43.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 92 54
Average daily rate £425 £400 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £36.25 £23.13 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.75% -36.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP across the Basingstoke region.

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 20 (74.07%) MySQL
2 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 19 (70.37%) Apache
3 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
4 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
4 14 (51.85%) Windows
4 14 (51.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (48.15%) Open Source
5 13 (48.15%) Bash Shell
5 13 (48.15%) PCI DSS
5 13 (48.15%) CISSP
5 13 (48.15%) Python
5 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
5 13 (48.15%) IIS
5 13 (48.15%) Snort
5 13 (48.15%) Ruby
6 12 (44.44%) UNIX
7 8 (29.63%) Cisco
7 8 (29.63%) Juniper
7 8 (29.63%) CSS
7 8 (29.63%) Perl
7 8 (29.63%) HTML
8 7 (25.93%) Internet
8 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
9 6 (22.22%) jQuery
9 6 (22.22%) Degree
9 6 (22.22%) MPLS
9 6 (22.22%) Ajax
9 6 (22.22%) Brocade
9 6 (22.22%) C

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (70.37%) Apache
2 13 (48.15%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Internet
2 6 (22.22%) MPLS
2 6 (22.22%) IPv6
2 6 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 2 (7.41%) Telnet
3 2 (7.41%) SSH
3 2 (7.41%) FTP
3 2 (7.41%) HTTP
4 1 (3.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Security Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Tester
2 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Penetration Tester
2 7 (25.93%) Security Tester
3 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) PHP Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Design Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IP Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) IP Network Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) CSS
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) jQuery
2 6 (22.22%) Ajax
3 2 (7.41%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (7.41%) Symfony
3 2 (7.41%) Laravel
3 2 (7.41%) LAMP
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) CSS3
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) W3C
2 1 (3.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (44.44%) UNIX
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Debian
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) MVC
2 4 (14.81%) Web Development
3 3 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Web Design
4 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Bash Shell
1 13 (48.15%) Python
1 13 (48.15%) Ruby
2 8 (29.63%) Perl
3 6 (22.22%) C
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) PHP5
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) CISSP
2 6 (22.22%) Degree
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.11%) CCNP
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) CCIE
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Snort
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco
3 8 (29.63%) Juniper
4 6 (22.22%) Brocade
4 6 (22.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (11.11%) Zend
6 1 (3.70%) Motorola
6 1 (3.70%) hybris
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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