The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 103 106 126
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 17 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.70% 0.94% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.03% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 5
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£325 £338 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +53.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £395 £274
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £35.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-51.42% +23.89%
PHP Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2216 2325 2781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.04% 91.39% 88.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1122 1040 1011
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 81 83
Average hourly rate £17.07 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.45% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 8 £328 -6.42% 1
Slough +4 8 £300 +6.19%
Maidenhead +1 5 £325 +13.04%
Bracknell - 3 £325 -
Newbury +1 2 £363 +68.60%
Ascot - 2 £356 -
Hungerford - - - - 1
Thatcham - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - -
PHP Developer
South East

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) PHP
2 23 (71.88%) HTML
3 21 (65.63%) CSS
4 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
5 18 (56.25%) MySQL
6 11 (34.38%) Linux
7 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
7 10 (31.25%) LAMP
8 9 (28.13%) MVC
9 8 (25.00%) Zend
9 8 (25.00%) jQuery
10 7 (21.88%) WordPress
10 7 (21.88%) Ajax
10 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (18.75%) Apache
12 5 (15.63%) OO
12 5 (15.63%) SOAP
12 5 (15.63%) Subversion
12 5 (15.63%) CodeIgniter
12 5 (15.63%) Symfony
13 4 (12.50%) PHP5
13 4 (12.50%) HTML5
13 4 (12.50%) CMS
13 4 (12.50%) Web Services
13 4 (12.50%) Windows
14 3 (9.38%) Internet
14 3 (9.38%) DRM
14 3 (9.38%) Finance
14 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
14 3 (9.38%) Laravel

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) WordPress
2 6 (18.75%) Apache
3 4 (12.50%) CMS
4 2 (6.25%) Drupal
5 1 (3.13%) Joomla!
5 1 (3.13%) Moodle
5 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Subversion
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Behat
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) HTML
2 21 (65.63%) CSS
3 10 (31.25%) LAMP
4 8 (25.00%) jQuery
5 7 (21.88%) Ajax
6 5 (15.63%) Symfony
6 5 (15.63%) SOAP
6 5 (15.63%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (12.50%) Web Services
7 4 (12.50%) HTML5
8 3 (9.38%) Laravel
9 2 (6.25%) RESTful
9 2 (6.25%) XML
9 2 (6.25%) .NET
10 1 (3.13%) XML-RPC
10 1 (3.13%) Flash
10 1 (3.13%) XHTML
10 1 (3.13%) RSS
10 1 (3.13%) Zend Framework
10 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Open Source
1 3 (9.38%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.25%) E-Learning
2 2 (6.25%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) SCORM
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Debian
4 1 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 9 (28.13%) MVC
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) OO
5 3 (9.38%) OO PHP
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) DRM
6 2 (6.25%) OOP
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) User Stories
7 1 (3.13%) Android Development
7 1 (3.13%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.13%) BDD
7 1 (3.13%) UML
7 1 (3.13%) SOA
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) PHP5
4 2 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) PHP4
5 1 (3.13%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.13%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Zend
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe
3 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
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