The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.13% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate
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£305 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.28 £19.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+38.28% -39.68%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
90 92 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 38.46% 38.49% 40.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 63 29
Average daily rate £350 £360 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £319 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 15
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

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
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 26 January 2015, 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 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) jQuery
3 12 (54.55%) MySQL
3 12 (54.55%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) MVC
5 8 (36.36%) Finance
5 8 (36.36%) OO
5 8 (36.36%) Ajax
5 8 (36.36%) Marketing
5 8 (36.36%) Zend
5 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 8 (36.36%) OO PHP
6 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (31.82%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) Apache
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
6 7 (31.82%) Linux
6 7 (31.82%) LAMP
7 6 (27.27%) CodeIgniter
7 6 (27.27%) Laravel
8 5 (22.73%) Drupal
8 5 (22.73%) PHP5
8 5 (22.73%) Subversion
8 5 (22.73%) Internet
8 5 (22.73%) SOAP
9 4 (18.18%) Java

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 7 (31.82%) Apache
2 5 (22.73%) Drupal
3 4 (18.18%) WordPress
4 3 (13.64%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) MySQL
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Subversion
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
1 8 (36.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) PHP Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Writer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 15 (68.18%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) Web Services
3 12 (54.55%) jQuery
4 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 8 (36.36%) Ajax
5 7 (31.82%) LAMP
6 6 (27.27%) CodeIgniter
6 6 (27.27%) Laravel
7 5 (22.73%) SOAP
8 4 (18.18%) Symfony
8 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (13.64%) HTML5
10 2 (9.09%) XML
11 1 (4.55%) Zend Framework
11 1 (4.55%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (18.18%) Debian
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) MVC
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) OO
2 8 (36.36%) OO PHP
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) PHP5
3 4 (18.18%) Golang
3 4 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Zend
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat