The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 82 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing PHP 29 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.45% 1.18% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.12% 5.00% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 32
Median daily rate £401 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £28.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -10.44%
PHP
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
566 600 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.34% 23.54% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 360 444
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 32 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £14.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £52.37 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -8 6 £340 -4.56% 8
Newbury +12 5 £325 - 1
Slough +11 5 £431 +54.01% 1
Maidenhead +6 5 £320 -15.78% 2
Bracknell +6 4 £450 +60.71% 1
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
2 32 (50.79%) HTML
3 29 (46.03%) CSS
4 27 (42.86%) Linux
5 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (33.33%) Web Development
7 19 (30.16%) MySQL
7 19 (30.16%) Java
8 18 (28.57%) Python
9 16 (25.40%) Bash Shell
9 16 (25.40%) AngularJS
10 15 (23.81%) JSON
11 14 (22.22%) HTML5
11 14 (22.22%) Scrum
11 14 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (20.63%) HTTP
12 13 (20.63%) Apache
12 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (19.05%) LAMP
14 11 (17.46%) XML
14 11 (17.46%) DevOps
15 10 (15.87%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (15.87%) Finance
15 10 (15.87%) Symfony
15 10 (15.87%) Drupal
15 10 (15.87%) Ruby
15 10 (15.87%) CSS3
16 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (14.29%) Marketing
16 9 (14.29%) jQuery

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 13 (20.63%) Apache
2 10 (15.87%) Drupal
3 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
4 7 (11.11%) WordPress
5 6 (9.52%) IIS
6 3 (4.76%) nginx
7 2 (3.17%) CMS
7 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (3.17%) SilverStripe
7 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.59%) ArcGIS
8 1 (1.59%) Confluence
8 1 (1.59%) GeoServer
8 1 (1.59%) Perch
8 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.94%) GitHub
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.59%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.59%) IaaS
4 1 (1.59%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) HTTP
2 8 (12.70%) DNS
2 8 (12.70%) Internet
3 7 (11.11%) FTP
3 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.52%) HTTPS
4 6 (9.52%) SSL
5 5 (7.94%) AMQP
5 5 (7.94%) SSH
5 5 (7.94%) Telnet
6 4 (6.35%) SNMP
7 3 (4.76%) LDAP
8 2 (3.17%) DDNS
8 2 (3.17%) DHCP
8 2 (3.17%) SMTP
9 1 (1.59%) BGP
9 1 (1.59%) Firewall
9 1 (1.59%) IPsec
9 1 (1.59%) OSPF
9 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.16%) MySQL
2 9 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.59%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.59%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.59%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.52%) GoCD
2 6 (9.52%) Jasmine
3 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.76%) Subversion
5 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.59%) AppScan
6 1 (1.59%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.59%) Burp Suite
6 1 (1.59%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.59%) GDB
6 1 (1.59%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.59%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.59%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Marketing
3 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.52%) Electronics
4 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
5 4 (6.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.17%) Legal
7 1 (1.59%) Advertising
7 1 (1.59%) Back Office
7 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (65.08%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Software Developer
4 9 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (4.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Python Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.17%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.17%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (3.17%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 2 (3.17%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Scrum Master
7 2 (3.17%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (3.17%) WCF Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.79%) HTML
2 29 (46.03%) CSS
3 16 (25.40%) AngularJS
4 15 (23.81%) JSON
5 14 (22.22%) HTML5
5 14 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (19.05%) LAMP
7 11 (17.46%) XML
8 10 (15.87%) CSS3
8 10 (15.87%) Symfony
9 9 (14.29%) jQuery
10 8 (12.70%) Laravel
10 8 (12.70%) Web Services
11 7 (11.11%) RESTful
11 7 (11.11%) XSLT
12 5 (7.94%) .NET
12 5 (7.94%) REST
13 4 (6.35%) Django
13 4 (6.35%) SOAP
14 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) User Experience
2 6 (9.52%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.76%) Statistics
3 3 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.17%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.17%) Linked Data
4 2 (3.17%) Ontologies
4 2 (3.17%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) FMCG
5 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Linux
2 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (11.11%) Windows
3 3 (4.76%) Debian
3 3 (4.76%) Unix
4 2 (3.17%) Android
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.59%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.59%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Solaris
5 1 (1.59%) SUSE
5 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) Web Development
3 14 (22.22%) Scrum
4 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (17.46%) DevOps
6 10 (15.87%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (14.29%) OO
8 8 (12.70%) MVC
8 8 (12.70%) SDLC
8 8 (12.70%) SOLID
9 7 (11.11%) API Development
9 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (11.11%) TDD
10 6 (9.52%) BDD
10 6 (9.52%) Customer Insight
10 6 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (9.52%) Microservices
10 6 (9.52%) Programme Management
10 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
2 19 (30.16%) Java
3 18 (28.57%) Python
4 16 (25.40%) Bash Shell
5 10 (15.87%) Ruby
6 9 (14.29%) SQL
7 7 (11.11%) C
7 7 (11.11%) Go
7 7 (11.11%) Perl
8 6 (9.52%) C#
8 6 (9.52%) F#
8 6 (9.52%) Haskell
8 6 (9.52%) OCaml
8 6 (9.52%) Rust
9 4 (6.35%) XPath
10 2 (3.17%) C++
10 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.17%) SPARQL
10 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) CCNP
1 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.59%) CCNA
2 1 (1.59%) CCSP
2 1 (1.59%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (1.59%) CISSP
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) GPEN
2 1 (1.59%) GWAPT
2 1 (1.59%) GXPN
2 1 (1.59%) HNC
2 1 (1.59%) HND
2 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.59%) OSCE
2 1 (1.59%) OSCP
2 1 (1.59%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.59%) SANS
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.59%) HIPAA
1 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Docker
1 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) Xen
3 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) vCloud
3 1 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.17%) logstash
3 1 (1.59%) Ansible
3 1 (1.59%) Core Impact
3 1 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.59%) Nessus
3 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.59%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.59%) Nmap
3 1 (1.59%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.59%) OpenView
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.59%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 6 (9.52%) SAP
3 6 (9.52%) VMware
4 3 (4.76%) Zend
5 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.17%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco
6 1 (1.59%) Google
6 1 (1.59%) IBM
6 1 (1.59%) SevOne
6 1 (1.59%) Veritas
6 1 (1.59%) Xamarin
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