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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 28 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 10 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.12% - 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.76% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+59.52% -30.00%
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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
85 91 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 34.98% 35.14% 38.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 61 32
Average daily rate £350 £348 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £436 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 13
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -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 18 December 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 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (75.00%) CSS
3 14 (70.00%) MySQL
4 12 (60.00%) jQuery
5 9 (45.00%) Linux
5 9 (45.00%) Apache
5 9 (45.00%) MVC
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) OO
6 8 (40.00%) Web Services
6 8 (40.00%) Ajax
6 8 (40.00%) Zend
6 8 (40.00%) OO PHP
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (30.00%) Windows
8 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (30.00%) CodeIgniter
8 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (30.00%) Laravel
9 5 (25.00%) Drupal
9 5 (25.00%) PHP5
9 5 (25.00%) Subversion
9 5 (25.00%) Internet
9 5 (25.00%) SOAP
10 4 (20.00%) Java
10 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (20.00%) Finance
10 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (20.00%) MS Excel

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 9 (45.00%) Apache
2 5 (25.00%) Drupal
3 4 (20.00%) WordPress
4 3 (15.00%) CMS
5 2 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) MySQL
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Tester
5 1 (5.00%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Writer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior PHP Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) CSS
3 12 (60.00%) jQuery
4 8 (40.00%) Web Services
4 8 (40.00%) Ajax
5 6 (30.00%) CodeIgniter
5 6 (30.00%) Laravel
6 5 (25.00%) SOAP
7 4 (20.00%) Symfony
7 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (15.00%) HTML5
8 3 (15.00%) LAMP
9 2 (10.00%) XML
10 1 (5.00%) CSS3
10 1 (5.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (20.00%) Debian
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) OO
2 8 (40.00%) OO PHP
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) PHP5
3 4 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Zend
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat