The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 42 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing PHP 19 42 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.19% 5.18% 3.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.19% 10.69% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 32 17
Median daily rate £350 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £206 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -18.03%
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
307 393 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.60% 48.46% 44.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 262 210
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 £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.60 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -2 14 £344 +5.76% 22
Peterborough -1 1 £225 -3.22% 6
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 17 (48.57%) HTML
2 16 (45.71%) MySQL
3 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 13 (37.14%) Linux
3 13 (37.14%) Drupal
4 11 (31.43%) Java
4 11 (31.43%) CSS
5 10 (28.57%) Web Development
6 9 (25.71%) Python
7 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
7 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 6 (17.14%) Symfony
8 6 (17.14%) Zend
8 6 (17.14%) Perl
9 5 (14.29%) CRM
10 4 (11.43%) Siebel
10 4 (11.43%) XML
10 4 (11.43%) SQL
10 4 (11.43%) Oracle
10 4 (11.43%) CMS
10 4 (11.43%) VMware
10 4 (11.43%) HTML5
10 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
10 4 (11.43%) Digital Media
10 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
10 4 (11.43%) DevOps
10 4 (11.43%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (8.57%) Puppet
11 3 (8.57%) Virtual Environments
11 3 (8.57%) Elasticsearch

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 13 (37.14%) Drupal
2 4 (11.43%) CMS
3 3 (8.57%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (8.57%) Mule
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Network Security
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.57%) MariaDB
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.86%) FindBugs
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) NUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.86%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Drupal Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Applications Support
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (8.57%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 3 (8.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) HTML
2 11 (31.43%) CSS
3 6 (17.14%) Symfony
4 4 (11.43%) HTML5
4 4 (11.43%) XML
5 3 (8.57%) .NET
5 3 (8.57%) jQuery
6 2 (5.71%) Ajax
6 2 (5.71%) CakePHP
6 2 (5.71%) Doctrine
6 2 (5.71%) ELK Stack
6 2 (5.71%) Google Maps API
6 2 (5.71%) LAMP
6 2 (5.71%) Laravel
6 2 (5.71%) Web Services
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.86%) CSS3
7 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.86%) Lambda Expressions
7 1 (2.86%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Web Development
2 5 (14.29%) CRM
3 4 (11.43%) DevOps
4 3 (8.57%) Analytics
4 3 (8.57%) ERP
4 3 (8.57%) OO
4 3 (8.57%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (5.71%) Email Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.86%) MVVM
6 1 (2.86%) OOP
6 1 (2.86%) Open Source
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 11 (31.43%) Java
3 9 (25.71%) Python
4 6 (17.14%) Perl
5 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) C#
7 2 (5.71%) C++
7 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.71%) Ruby
8 1 (2.86%) C
8 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CEH
1 1 (2.86%) CHECK Team Leader
1 1 (2.86%) CHECK Team Member
1 1 (2.86%) CREST Certified
1 1 (2.86%) OSCP
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (8.57%) Varnish
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.86%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Cobbler
2 2 (5.71%) Kibana
2 2 (5.71%) logstash
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) SCOM
2 2 (5.71%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.86%) Capistrano
3 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Zend
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Siebel
2 4 (11.43%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) ForgeRock
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.86%) Vertica