The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 122 118 129
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing PHP5 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.12% 0.039%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.48% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£290 £400 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +40.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £320 £285
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PHP5
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
677 621 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.97% 25.59% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 313 377
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 17
Average hourly rate £36.00 £23.50 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.19% -23.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.25 £14.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP5 across the Berkshire region.

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PHP5
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Berkshire region.

PHP5 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PHP5
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 PHP5 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Maidenhead +7 3 £290 -
Reading -6 3 £290 -27.50% 1
Slough +1 2 £270 -28.00%
Newbury -10 1 £250 -37.50%
PHP5
South East

PHP5
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Drupal
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
1 3 (100.00%) OO PHP

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP