The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 76 85 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 10 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.87% 0.40% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.42% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 10
Average daily rate
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£225 £300 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1066 1183 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.62% 93.52% 92.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 681 412
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 66 72
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.30 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.70 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Aylesbury - 2 £288 -
Milton Keynes +1 1 £250 -16.66% 4
PHP Developer
South East

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 20 (86.96%) CSS
3 16 (69.57%) MVC
4 13 (56.52%) MySQL
5 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
6 9 (39.13%) Zend
7 8 (34.78%) Symfony
7 8 (34.78%) PHP5
8 7 (30.43%) jQuery
8 7 (30.43%) LAMP
9 6 (26.09%) Scrum
9 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (26.09%) OOP
9 6 (26.09%) HTML5
10 5 (21.74%) CMS
10 5 (21.74%) OO
11 3 (13.04%) Finance
11 3 (13.04%) Yii
11 3 (13.04%) OO PHP
12 2 (8.70%) DevOps
12 2 (8.70%) Skype
12 2 (8.70%) Laravel
12 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
12 2 (8.70%) PHP4
12 2 (8.70%) Banking
12 2 (8.70%) Replication
12 2 (8.70%) XHTML
12 2 (8.70%) Web Services
12 2 (8.70%) XML

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (21.74%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) WordPress
2 1 (4.35%) Drupal
2 1 (4.35%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
1 20 (86.96%) CSS
2 8 (34.78%) Symfony
3 7 (30.43%) jQuery
3 7 (30.43%) LAMP
4 6 (26.09%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) Yii
6 2 (8.70%) Laravel
6 2 (8.70%) XHTML
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) XML
7 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) DTV
2 1 (4.35%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) Scrum
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) OOP
3 5 (21.74%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) OO PHP
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) PHP5
4 2 (8.70%) PHP4
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Zend
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
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