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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
South East / Berkshire
Rank 92 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing PHP 17 35 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% 1.42% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.05% 5.69% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 33
Median daily rate £450 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £35.00 £22.35
% change year-on-year
-10.14% +56.59%

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
558 615 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.45% 24.95% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 364 405
Median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £489 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 15
Median hourly rate £35.50 £38.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.79% +8.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.55 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Slough +7 6 £450 +87.50% 2
Maidenhead - 4 £400 - 4
Newbury +9 3 - - 2
Bracknell -4 1 £500 +78.57% 3
Reading -10 1 £388 +3.33% 7
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 36 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 29 (50.88%) HTML
3 28 (49.12%) Linux
4 27 (47.37%) CSS
5 22 (38.60%) Web Development
6 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (29.82%) Java
8 16 (28.07%) Python
8 16 (28.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (26.32%) Bash Shell
9 15 (26.32%) MySQL
10 14 (24.56%) Scrum
10 14 (24.56%) JSON
11 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
12 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (21.05%) Finance
12 12 (21.05%) OO
12 12 (21.05%) HTTP
13 11 (19.30%) Apache
13 11 (19.30%) Laravel
13 11 (19.30%) HTML5
13 11 (19.30%) DevOps
14 10 (17.54%) User Experience
14 10 (17.54%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (17.54%) Front End Development
14 10 (17.54%) RESTful
14 10 (17.54%) LAMP
15 8 (14.04%) Ruby
15 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (14.04%) SharePoint

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 11 (19.30%) Apache
2 8 (14.04%) Drupal
2 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.77%) IIS
4 4 (7.02%) WordPress
5 3 (5.26%) nginx
6 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.75%) Confluence
7 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) GIMP
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.26%) GitHub
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) HTTP
2 7 (12.28%) DNS
2 7 (12.28%) Internet
3 6 (10.53%) FTP
3 6 (10.53%) LDAP
3 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.77%) AMQP
4 5 (8.77%) HTTPS
4 5 (8.77%) SSL
5 4 (7.02%) SNMP
5 4 (7.02%) SSH
5 4 (7.02%) Telnet
6 2 (3.51%) DDNS
6 2 (3.51%) DHCP
6 2 (3.51%) SMTP
7 1 (1.75%) Firewall
7 1 (1.75%) LTE
7 1 (1.75%) Network Security
7 1 (1.75%) Wireless
7 1 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) MySQL
2 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.75%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.75%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.53%) GoCD
2 6 (10.53%) Jasmine
2 6 (10.53%) Subversion
3 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.51%) Axure RP
4 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.75%) AppScan
5 1 (1.75%) Burp Suite
5 1 (1.75%) CircleCI
5 1 (1.75%) GDB
5 1 (1.75%) JIRA
5 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.75%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.75%) WinDbg
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Marketing
3 5 (8.77%) Electronics
3 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.51%) Legal
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (68.42%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Web Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Software Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (15.79%) PHP Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (7.02%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Architect
9 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.51%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Database Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Drupal Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Scrum Master
9 2 (3.51%) Semantic Web Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Software Project Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) HTML
2 27 (47.37%) CSS
3 16 (28.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 14 (24.56%) JSON
5 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
6 11 (19.30%) HTML5
6 11 (19.30%) Laravel
7 10 (17.54%) LAMP
7 10 (17.54%) RESTful
8 8 (14.04%) CSS3
8 8 (14.04%) jQuery
9 7 (12.28%) Web Services
9 7 (12.28%) XML
10 6 (10.53%) Symfony
11 5 (8.77%) XSLT
12 4 (7.02%) .NET
12 4 (7.02%) Django
12 4 (7.02%) REST
12 4 (7.02%) SOAP
13 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) User Experience
2 6 (10.53%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.26%) Statistics
3 3 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.51%) Linked Data
4 2 (3.51%) Ontologies
4 2 (3.51%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.75%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) FMCG
5 1 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (49.12%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.26%) Debian
4 3 (5.26%) Unix
5 2 (3.51%) Android
6 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.75%) Kali Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.75%) SUSE
6 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Web Development
2 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.56%) Scrum
4 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (21.05%) OO
5 11 (19.30%) DevOps
6 10 (17.54%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (17.54%) Front End Development
7 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (14.04%) SOLID
8 7 (12.28%) API Development
8 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.28%) OOD
8 7 (12.28%) SDLC
9 6 (10.53%) Customer Insight
9 6 (10.53%) Microservices
9 6 (10.53%) MVC
9 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 6 (10.53%) TDD
10 5 (8.77%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 17 (29.82%) Java
3 16 (28.07%) Python
4 15 (26.32%) Bash Shell
5 8 (14.04%) Ruby
6 7 (12.28%) C
6 7 (12.28%) Go
6 7 (12.28%) SQL
7 6 (10.53%) F#
7 6 (10.53%) Haskell
7 6 (10.53%) OCaml
7 6 (10.53%) Rust
8 5 (8.77%) C#
9 4 (7.02%) Perl
10 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.51%) SPARQL
10 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.51%) XPath
11 1 (1.75%) C++
11 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.75%) CCNP
1 1 (1.75%) CCSP
1 1 (1.75%) CHECK Team Member
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.75%) CISSP
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
1 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.75%) GPEN
1 1 (1.75%) GWAPT
1 1 (1.75%) GXPN
1 1 (1.75%) HNC
1 1 (1.75%) HND
1 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.75%) OSCE
1 1 (1.75%) OSCP
1 1 (1.75%) RHCSA
1 1 (1.75%) SANS
1 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.75%) HIPAA
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Docker
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) Xen
4 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.75%) vCloud
4 1 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.51%) logstash
3 1 (1.75%) Ansible
3 1 (1.75%) Core Impact
3 1 (1.75%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.75%) Nessus
3 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.75%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.75%) Nmap
3 1 (1.75%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.75%) OpenView
3 1 (1.75%) Puppet
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.75%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.77%) SAP
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.51%) HP
4 2 (3.51%) Zend
5 1 (1.75%) SevOne
5 1 (1.75%) Veritas
5 1 (1.75%) Xamarin
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago