The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 51 70 74
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Contract jobs citing PHP 15 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.80% 1.14% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.73% 3.51% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 13
Median daily rate £325 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £253 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £350 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.44%
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
262 399 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.38% 32.49% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 186 169
Median daily rate £370 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -47.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £12.80 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.40 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +22 9 £325 - 6
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 16 (55.17%) MySQL
2 12 (41.38%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) HTML
3 11 (37.93%) Web Development
4 10 (34.48%) CSS
5 8 (27.59%) HTML5
5 8 (27.59%) CSS3
6 7 (24.14%) Linux
6 7 (24.14%) Apache
6 7 (24.14%) Juniper
6 7 (24.14%) LAMP
7 6 (20.69%) Debian
7 6 (20.69%) Perl
7 6 (20.69%) Postfix
7 6 (20.69%) jQuery
8 5 (17.24%) Network Security
8 5 (17.24%) Marketing
8 5 (17.24%) Magento
8 5 (17.24%) Digital Media
8 5 (17.24%) CRM
8 5 (17.24%) ERP
8 5 (17.24%) VPN
9 4 (13.79%) Internet
9 4 (13.79%) Firewall
9 4 (13.79%) MVC
9 4 (13.79%) VMware
9 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
10 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (10.34%) WordPress

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 7 (24.14%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) WordPress
3 1 (3.45%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Network Security
1 5 (17.24%) VPN
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.45%) Power BI
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) PHP Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Magento Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SDLC Manager
6 1 (3.45%) SDLC Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) HTML
2 10 (34.48%) CSS
3 8 (27.59%) CSS3
3 8 (27.59%) HTML5
4 7 (24.14%) LAMP
5 6 (20.69%) jQuery
6 3 (10.34%) .NET
6 3 (10.34%) Laravel
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.45%) Express
8 1 (3.45%) JSON
8 1 (3.45%) JSP
8 1 (3.45%) JSTL
8 1 (3.45%) Mustache
8 1 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Digital Media
2 3 (10.34%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Debian
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Web Development
2 5 (17.24%) CRM
2 5 (17.24%) ERP
3 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.79%) MVC
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Line Management
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Java
1 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Postfix
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Juniper
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) ATG
3 1 (3.45%) hybris