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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 70 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing PHP 18 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.38% 2.01% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.01% 6.36% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 6
Average daily rate
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£361 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.07% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £213 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £412 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+59.52% -30.00%
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
359 330 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.59% 31.55% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 180 88
Average daily rate £350 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 12
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +74.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £111.25 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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
Milton Keynes -12 15 £418 +4.50% 7
Aylesbury - - - - 2
High Wycombe - - - -
Marlow - - - - 2
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 13 (41.94%) MySQL
2 13 (41.94%) CSS
3 12 (38.71%) HTML
4 11 (35.48%) Linux
5 10 (32.26%) jQuery
6 9 (29.03%) Apache
6 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
7 8 (25.81%) MVC
7 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (22.58%) SQL
8 7 (22.58%) Web Services
8 7 (22.58%) LAMP
8 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (22.58%) HTML5
9 6 (19.35%) Ajax
9 6 (19.35%) PHP5
10 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
10 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
10 5 (16.13%) CMS
10 5 (16.13%) SaaS
10 5 (16.13%) CSS3
10 5 (16.13%) DevOps
11 4 (12.90%) .NET
11 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
11 4 (12.90%) SOA
11 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
11 4 (12.90%) Nagios
11 4 (12.90%) Subversion

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 9 (29.03%) Apache
2 5 (16.13%) CMS
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) Drupal
3 3 (9.68%) WordPress
3 3 (9.68%) nginx
3 3 (9.68%) Moodle
4 2 (6.45%) Joomla!
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.23%) Confluence
5 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.13%) SaaS
3 3 (9.68%) Route 53
4 2 (6.45%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
1 3 (9.68%) SSL
1 3 (9.68%) Firewall
1 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (9.68%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
2 1 (3.23%) FTP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) MySQL
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Subversion
3 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium
4 2 (6.45%) NUnit
5 1 (3.23%) JMeter
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) Redmine
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Retail
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) PHP Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Web Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.23%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) CSS
2 12 (38.71%) HTML
3 10 (32.26%) jQuery
4 7 (22.58%) HTML5
4 7 (22.58%) Web Services
4 7 (22.58%) LAMP
5 6 (19.35%) Ajax
6 5 (16.13%) CSS3
7 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
7 4 (12.90%) .NET
8 3 (9.68%) XML
8 3 (9.68%) Laravel
8 3 (9.68%) Yii
8 3 (9.68%) Symfony
9 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.45%) SOAP
9 2 (6.45%) WCF
9 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.23%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.23%) BBC
3 1 (3.23%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.23%) VLE
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Debian
2 3 (9.68%) CentOS
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) MVC
2 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) SOA
5 3 (9.68%) OO
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (9.68%) Web Development
5 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.68%) Release Management
5 3 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.45%) Refactoring
6 2 (6.45%) OO PHP
6 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Web Design
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) PHP5
4 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
5 3 (9.68%) C
5 3 (9.68%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) PHP4
7 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.23%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) VBScript
7 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
7 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.68%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Nagios
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Zenoss
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) cPanel
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
2 3 (9.68%) Siebel
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Splunk
4 1 (3.23%) Twitter
4 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
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