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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 30 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing PHP 14 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.90% 7.62% 5.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.70% 15.45% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 14
Median daily rate £344 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-38.00% -18.03%
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
209 246 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 58.22% 49.30% 47.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 190 152
Median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £29.75 £43.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) MySQL
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 9 (36.00%) Python
5 8 (32.00%) Windows
5 8 (32.00%) Web Development
5 8 (32.00%) Drupal
6 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (28.00%) Java
7 6 (24.00%) Perl
7 6 (24.00%) Symfony
7 6 (24.00%) Zend
8 4 (16.00%) VMware
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle
8 4 (16.00%) Siebel
8 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (16.00%) DevOps
9 3 (12.00%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (12.00%) HTML5
9 3 (12.00%) Puppet
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.00%) CRM
9 3 (12.00%) XML
10 2 (8.00%) CMS
10 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
10 2 (8.00%) Ruby

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 8 (32.00%) Drupal
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Drupal Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Applications Support
5 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (12.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 3 (12.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Linux Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) CSS
3 6 (24.00%) Symfony
4 3 (12.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.00%) XML
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) Doctrine
5 2 (8.00%) jQuery
5 2 (8.00%) Laravel
6 1 (4.00%) .NET
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.00%) CakePHP
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) LAMP
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Web Development
2 4 (16.00%) DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) CRM
3 3 (12.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.00%) ERP
4 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) OO
4 1 (4.00%) OOP
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) Python
3 7 (28.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CEH
1 1 (4.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 1 (4.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 1 (4.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (4.00%) OSCP
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) Cobbler
2 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) SCOM
2 2 (8.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Zend
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Siebel
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.00%) Vertica
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago