The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 31 37 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Contract jobs citing PHP 13 10 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.65% 2.60% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.98% 6.13% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 20
Median daily rate £313 £325 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £216 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £350 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £314 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £9.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -75.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £35.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £9.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -39.18%
PHP
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
163 163 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.79% 42.45% 48.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 126 127
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Cambridge region.

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for PHP.

1 12 (57.14%) HTML
1 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) MySQL
3 8 (38.10%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) Python
4 7 (33.33%) Windows
4 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 6 (28.57%) Web Development
5 6 (28.57%) Zend
5 6 (28.57%) Perl
6 5 (23.81%) CSS
6 5 (23.81%) Siebel
6 5 (23.81%) Symfony
7 4 (19.05%) DevOps
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 3 (14.29%) VMware
8 3 (14.29%) CRM
8 3 (14.29%) Ajax
8 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (9.52%) Puppet
9 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
9 2 (9.52%) WordPress
9 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
9 2 (9.52%) Drupal
9 2 (9.52%) jQuery
9 2 (9.52%) SCCM

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (9.52%) Drupal
1 2 (9.52%) WordPress
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) BigMachines
1 1 (4.76%) Eloqua
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) 802.15
2 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.76%) X.509
2 1 (4.76%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Applications Support
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 5 (23.81%) Symfony
3 3 (14.29%) Ajax
4 2 (9.52%) Doctrine
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) Laravel
4 2 (9.52%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) CakePHP
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) Django
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) Mason
5 1 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) Visualforce
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
1 2 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Web Development
2 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
4 1 (4.76%) OO
4 1 (4.76%) OOP
4 1 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) C
4 2 (9.52%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CEH
1 1 (4.76%) CHECK Team Leader
1 1 (4.76%) CHECK Team Member
1 1 (4.76%) CREST Certified
1 1 (4.76%) OSCP
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
1 2 (9.52%) Cobbler
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
1 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Zend
2 5 (23.81%) Siebel
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
6 1 (4.76%) Vertica
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