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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 65 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing PHP 14 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.15% 1.56% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 4.59% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £219 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.28% -15.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £388 £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £286 £285
% change year-on-year
+13.53% +0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £27.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +30.95%
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
336 370 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.56% 33.91% 31.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 205 161
Average daily rate £350 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 11
Average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.49 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £22.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 20 August 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 20 August 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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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
High Wycombe +3 6 £300 -27.27% 5
Milton Keynes +6 5 £350 +64.70% 7
Marlow - 2 £300 - 1
Amersham - 2 £325 - 1
Aylesbury - - - - 2
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Bletchley - - - -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 21 (61.76%) HTML
2 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 18 (52.94%) CSS
4 15 (44.12%) jQuery
4 15 (44.12%) HTML5
5 12 (35.29%) MySQL
6 10 (29.41%) MVC
7 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
7 9 (26.47%) XML
8 8 (23.53%) SQL
9 7 (20.59%) Subversion
10 6 (17.65%) Ajax
10 6 (17.65%) Symfony
10 6 (17.65%) Java
10 6 (17.65%) C#
10 6 (17.65%) Linux
10 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
10 6 (17.65%) CSS3
10 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
11 5 (14.71%) Sass
11 5 (14.71%) OOP
11 5 (14.71%) OO
11 5 (14.71%) Apache
11 5 (14.71%) LAMP
12 4 (11.76%) Retail
12 4 (11.76%) Marketing
12 4 (11.76%) JSON
12 4 (11.76%) Backbone.js
12 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 5 (14.71%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Drupal
2 3 (8.82%) CMS
3 2 (5.88%) SugarCRM
3 2 (5.88%) Confluence
4 1 (2.94%) Moodle
4 1 (2.94%) Node.js
4 1 (2.94%) WordPress
4 1 (2.94%) nginx
4 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Network Security
1 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.94%) SSL
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.59%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.94%) Redmine
4 1 (2.94%) XMLUnit
4 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) JMeter
General
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
1 4 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Interactive Media
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) PHP Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Web Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (2.94%) User Experience Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) CSS Developer
7 1 (2.94%) CRM Developer
7 1 (2.94%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.94%) CakePHP Developer
7 1 (2.94%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) HTML
2 18 (52.94%) CSS
3 15 (44.12%) jQuery
3 15 (44.12%) HTML5
4 9 (26.47%) XML
5 6 (17.65%) Ajax
5 6 (17.65%) Symfony
5 6 (17.65%) CSS3
5 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 5 (14.71%) Sass
6 5 (14.71%) LAMP
7 4 (11.76%) JSON
7 4 (11.76%) Backbone.js
7 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (11.76%) RESTful
8 3 (8.82%) Flash
8 3 (8.82%) .NET
8 3 (8.82%) SOAP
9 2 (5.88%) XML-RPC
9 2 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Open Source
2 2 (5.88%) Social Media
3 1 (2.94%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Animation
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.94%) SCORM
3 1 (2.94%) VLE
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) CentOS
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Debian
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) MVC
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 5 (14.71%) OOP
4 5 (14.71%) OO
5 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (11.76%) CRUD
6 3 (8.82%) Analytics
6 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Web Development
6 3 (8.82%) SOA
6 3 (8.82%) CRM
7 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.88%) Data Mapping
7 2 (5.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) Ruby
4 3 (8.82%) Python
4 3 (8.82%) ActionScript
4 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.88%) VBScript
5 2 (5.88%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) PHP5
6 1 (2.94%) PHP4
6 1 (2.94%) ECMAScript
6 1 (2.94%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Varnish
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Rackspace
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.88%) Zend
2 2 (5.88%) Twitter
3 1 (2.94%) Splunk
3 1 (2.94%) Pardot
3 1 (2.94%) Marketo
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
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