The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 31 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.71% - 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.38% - 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.44%
PHP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 88 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.89% 30.03% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 52 69
Median daily rate £413 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £580 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 25 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £36.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +10.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) PHP 5
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Campaign
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP 5
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle