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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 75 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Contract jobs citing PHP 2 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 1.61% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 4.58% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 11
Median daily rate £325 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +10.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.67% +102.85%

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
280 349 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.01% 35.22% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 207 208
Median daily rate £350 £365 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +6.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £28.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% +55.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £14.30 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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
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 28 February 2017. 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 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 -16 1 £325 -11.86% 4
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 10 (55.56%) HTML
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 7 (38.89%) Web Development
4 7 (38.89%) HTML5
4 7 (38.89%) CSS3
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 5 (27.78%) Magento
7 4 (22.22%) Laravel
7 4 (22.22%) Marketing
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) OO
8 3 (16.67%) N-Tier
8 3 (16.67%) C#
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.11%) WordPress
9 2 (11.11%) Network Security
9 2 (11.11%) Linux
9 2 (11.11%) LAMP
9 2 (11.11%) ERP
9 2 (11.11%) Ruby
9 2 (11.11%) .NET
9 2 (11.11%) Apache
9 2 (11.11%) CRM
9 2 (11.11%) MVC
9 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
9 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
10 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development

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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) Power BI
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Magento Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (11.11%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) DBA
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) CSS3
3 7 (38.89%) HTML5
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) Laravel
6 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) LAMP
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.56%) Express
7 1 (5.56%) Java SE
7 1 (5.56%) JSON
7 1 (5.56%) JSP
7 1 (5.56%) JSTL
7 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Web Development
2 4 (22.22%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) B2B
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) SEO
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) ATG
1 1 (5.56%) hybris