The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 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 PHP5 over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 85 70 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing PHP5 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.18% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 0.64% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£255 £225 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-31.23% -
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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
337 313 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.82% 30.30% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 184 85
Average daily rate £363 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 17
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP5 across the Buckinghamshire region.

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (50.00%) Symfony
3 3 (50.00%) Yii
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Laravel
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) Siebel
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
4 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) cPanel
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Confluence
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Web Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Yii
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Laravel
3 3 (50.00%) Symfony
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
5 1 (16.67%) XML-RPC
5 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Flash
5 1 (16.67%) RSS
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) C
3 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) cPanel
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Siebel
2 1 (16.67%) Rackspace