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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 60 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing PHP 16 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.79% 1.71% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 5.79% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 10
Median daily rate £275 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £18.75 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-18.66% -44.11%
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
288 397 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.29% 29.47% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 204 215
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £46.00 £20.85
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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Aylesbury -4 3 £300 +20.00% 1
Milton Keynes +6 2 £413 +37.50% 10
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
2 22 (61.11%) Web Development
3 21 (58.33%) Java
4 20 (55.56%) HTML
4 20 (55.56%) CSS
5 15 (41.67%) HTML5
6 14 (38.89%) Apache
7 13 (36.11%) jQuery
8 12 (33.33%) Linux
9 11 (30.56%) Perl
9 11 (30.56%) SQL
10 10 (27.78%) MySQL
10 10 (27.78%) Finance
10 10 (27.78%) CSS3
11 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (25.00%) Laravel
12 8 (22.22%) Digital Media
12 8 (22.22%) Network Security
12 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
12 8 (22.22%) .NET
12 8 (22.22%) CRM
12 8 (22.22%) ERP
13 7 (19.44%) XML
13 7 (19.44%) Unix
13 7 (19.44%) Juniper
13 7 (19.44%) LAMP
13 7 (19.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
14 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
14 6 (16.67%) PowerShell

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 14 (38.89%) Apache
2 6 (16.67%) IIS
3 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.11%) WordPress
4 2 (5.56%) Drupal
5 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Network Security
2 6 (16.67%) LDAP
2 6 (16.67%) SMTP
3 5 (13.89%) VPN
4 4 (11.11%) Firewall
4 4 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Bower
1 2 (5.56%) Grunt
2 1 (2.78%) Log4j
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Publishing
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) PHP Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Business Change Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Business Change Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Business Change Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) CSS
1 20 (55.56%) HTML
2 15 (41.67%) HTML5
3 13 (36.11%) jQuery
4 10 (27.78%) CSS3
5 9 (25.00%) Laravel
6 8 (22.22%) .NET
7 7 (19.44%) LAMP
7 7 (19.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (19.44%) XML
8 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 4 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
9 4 (11.11%) SOAP
10 2 (5.56%) Symfony
11 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (2.78%) JSON
11 1 (2.78%) LESS
11 1 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (2.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Digital Media
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Unix
3 6 (16.67%) Debian
4 4 (11.11%) zOS
5 3 (8.33%) Windows
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Web Development
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) CRM
3 8 (22.22%) ERP
4 6 (16.67%) DevOps
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) Migration
5 5 (13.89%) MVC
5 5 (13.89%) Security Operations
5 5 (13.89%) Workflow
6 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 4 (11.11%) Project Management
6 4 (11.11%) TDD
7 3 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (5.56%) BDD
8 2 (5.56%) Line Management
8 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
2 21 (58.33%) Java
3 11 (30.56%) Perl
3 11 (30.56%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) C#
4 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 6 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) Postfix
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Juniper
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) NetApp
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Sage