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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 29 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 13 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.70% 6.54% 6.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.18% 13.22% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 17
Median daily rate £350 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £221 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-60.25% +14.70%
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
181 227 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 51.57% 49.46% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 179 146
Median daily rate £375 £350 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £10.40 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 (60.00%) HTML
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) MySQL
3 7 (35.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (30.00%) Zend
4 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) Web Development
5 5 (25.00%) Symfony
5 5 (25.00%) Perl
6 4 (20.00%) Siebel
6 4 (20.00%) Drupal
7 3 (15.00%) VMware
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (15.00%) DevOps
8 2 (10.00%) Ansible
8 2 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (10.00%) Doctrine
8 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
8 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
8 2 (10.00%) Cobbler
8 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud

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 4 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Graduate
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
3 5 (25.00%) Symfony
4 2 (10.00%) Ajax
4 2 (10.00%) Doctrine
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) Laravel
4 2 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) CakePHP
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Web Development
2 3 (15.00%) CRM
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) Python
3 5 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CEH
1 1 (5.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 1 (5.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 1 (5.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (5.00%) OSCP
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
1 2 (10.00%) Cobbler
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
1 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Zend
2 4 (20.00%) Siebel
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (5.00%) Vertica
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