The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills 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 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 67 71 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Contract jobs citing PHP 23 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.92% 1.44% 2.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.62% 4.95% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 12
Average daily rate
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£300 £294 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +27.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £163 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £338 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £338 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.29 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-39.66% +65.73%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
409 364 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 34.17% 29.03% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 213 157
Average daily rate £338 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 15
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.35 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.55 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PHP
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 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 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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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
Milton Keynes +5 8 £300 -4.00% 10
High Wycombe -5 3 £483 +60.83% 1
Aylesbury - 2 £288 - 2
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PHP 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 PHP.

1 31 (70.45%) HTML
2 30 (68.18%) CSS
3 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
4 19 (43.18%) MVC
5 18 (40.91%) MySQL
6 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (34.09%) HTML5
7 14 (31.82%) jQuery
8 10 (22.73%) OO
9 9 (20.45%) SQL
9 9 (20.45%) LAMP
9 9 (20.45%) Scrum
10 8 (18.18%) OOP
10 8 (18.18%) Zend
11 7 (15.91%) PHP5
11 7 (15.91%) Symfony
11 7 (15.91%) Linux
11 7 (15.91%) CSS3
12 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
12 6 (13.64%) Web Services
13 5 (11.36%) .NET
13 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
13 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
13 5 (11.36%) CMS
13 5 (11.36%) Mobile App
13 5 (11.36%) OO PHP
14 4 (9.09%) DevOps
14 4 (9.09%) Mobile Development
14 4 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 4 (9.09%) Finance

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PHP 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 PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) CMS
2 4 (9.09%) Drupal
3 3 (6.82%) WordPress
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) Moodle
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.27%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Magento
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Skype
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.27%) SQLite
3 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.55%) NUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Grunt
4 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.27%) Moq
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 21 (47.73%) PHP Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Magento Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.82%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (4.55%) LAMP Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Configuration Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.27%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (70.45%) HTML
2 30 (68.18%) CSS
3 15 (34.09%) HTML5
4 14 (31.82%) jQuery
5 9 (20.45%) LAMP
6 7 (15.91%) Symfony
6 7 (15.91%) CSS3
7 6 (13.64%) Web Services
8 5 (11.36%) .NET
8 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
9 3 (6.82%) WCF
9 3 (6.82%) Yii
10 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.55%) RESTful
10 2 (4.55%) Ajax
10 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
10 2 (4.55%) JSON
10 2 (4.55%) Dojo
10 2 (4.55%) XML
10 2 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.82%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Android
2 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) MVC
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) OO
4 9 (20.45%) Scrum
5 8 (18.18%) OOP
6 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.36%) OO PHP
8 4 (9.09%) DevOps
8 4 (9.09%) Mobile Development
8 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.82%) Open Source
10 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (4.55%) Web Development
11 1 (2.27%) Release Management
11 1 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
11 1 (2.27%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (2.27%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (20.45%) SQL
3 7 (15.91%) PHP5
4 3 (6.82%) Python
4 3 (6.82%) Perl
4 3 (6.82%) C#
4 3 (6.82%) C++
5 2 (4.55%) Java
5 2 (4.55%) PHP4
5 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.55%) Ruby
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.27%) VBScript
6 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Zend
2 4 (9.09%) Appcelerator
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Google
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) Facebook
4 1 (2.27%) Twitter
4 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.27%) Xamarin
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