The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 45 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Contract jobs citing PHP 24 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.31% 5.69% 3.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.08% 12.50% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 23
Average daily rate
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£200 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £21.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -33.33%
PHP
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
339 240 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.69% 45.54% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 120 180
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £750 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 34
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £13.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 11 £200 -11.11% 20
Peterborough -14 1 - -
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing PHP 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 PHP.

1 37 (62.71%) HTML
1 37 (62.71%) MySQL
2 35 (59.32%) CSS
3 33 (55.93%) JavaScript
4 25 (42.37%) HTML5
5 23 (38.98%) jQuery
6 21 (35.59%) Tcl
7 20 (33.90%) AngularJS
8 19 (32.20%) Laravel
8 19 (32.20%) Perl
9 18 (30.51%) LAMP
10 16 (27.12%) MVC
11 15 (25.42%) OOP
11 15 (25.42%) Apache
11 15 (25.42%) CSS3
12 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
12 14 (23.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (22.03%) PHPUnit
13 13 (22.03%) Symfony
14 12 (20.34%) Open Source
14 12 (20.34%) SQL
14 12 (20.34%) Oracle
14 12 (20.34%) Linux
15 10 (16.95%) PHP5
15 10 (16.95%) Unit Testing
16 9 (15.25%) RESTful
17 8 (13.56%) OpenID
17 8 (13.56%) OpenSSO
17 8 (13.56%) Twitter
17 8 (13.56%) nginx

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing PHP 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 PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (25.42%) Apache
2 8 (13.56%) nginx
3 4 (6.78%) WordPress
3 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.39%) Moodle
4 2 (3.39%) Node.js
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Shopify
2 1 (1.69%) osCommerce
2 1 (1.69%) Magento
2 1 (1.69%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) SMTP
2 3 (5.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (62.71%) MySQL
2 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.78%) Redis
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.69%) Big Data
5 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.03%) PHPUnit
3 5 (8.47%) Grunt
4 4 (6.78%) Bower
4 4 (6.78%) Yeoman
5 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.69%) Subversion
7 1 (1.69%) Firebug
7 1 (1.69%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (93.22%) Developer
2 37 (62.71%) PHP Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Web Developer
4 6 (10.17%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (3.39%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (3.39%) CSS Developer
5 2 (3.39%) Build Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Software Build Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Technical Developer
5 2 (3.39%) Moodle Developer
5 2 (3.39%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (3.39%) IT Graduate
5 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
5 2 (3.39%) Junior
5 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.39%) Technical Support
5 2 (3.39%) Analyst
5 2 (3.39%) HTML Developer
5 2 (3.39%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (62.71%) HTML
2 35 (59.32%) CSS
3 25 (42.37%) HTML5
4 23 (38.98%) jQuery
5 20 (33.90%) AngularJS
6 19 (32.20%) Laravel
7 18 (30.51%) LAMP
8 15 (25.42%) CSS3
9 14 (23.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (22.03%) Symfony
11 9 (15.25%) RESTful
12 8 (13.56%) OpenID
12 8 (13.56%) OAuth
13 4 (6.78%) Backbone.js
13 4 (6.78%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (6.78%) Ajax
13 4 (6.78%) XML
14 2 (3.39%) REST
14 2 (3.39%) .NET
15 1 (1.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Open Source
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Graphic Design
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) VLE
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.08%) Android
4 2 (3.39%) Debian
4 2 (3.39%) UNIX
4 2 (3.39%) AIX
4 2 (3.39%) HPUX
4 2 (3.39%) Solaris
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) MVC
2 15 (25.42%) OOP
3 10 (16.95%) Unit Testing
4 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.08%) Web Development
6 3 (5.08%) Android Development
7 2 (3.39%) Line Management
7 2 (3.39%) Progressive Enhancement
7 2 (3.39%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.39%) Graceful Degradation
7 2 (3.39%) Release Management
7 2 (3.39%) Test Management
7 2 (3.39%) Workflow
7 2 (3.39%) Scrum
7 2 (3.39%) CRM
7 2 (3.39%) OO
8 1 (1.69%) SEO
8 1 (1.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.93%) JavaScript
2 21 (35.59%) Tcl
3 19 (32.20%) Perl
4 12 (20.34%) SQL
5 10 (16.95%) PHP5
6 5 (8.47%) Python
7 4 (6.78%) Java
8 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.39%) Korn
9 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.39%) C#
9 2 (3.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) Twitter
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) VMware
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Zend
5 1 (1.69%) Facebook
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