The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 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 PHP5 over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 61 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing PHP5 3 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.42% 2.71% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 6.07% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 7
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£195 £325 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +21.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
289 313 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.03% 44.71% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 153 132
Average daily rate £325 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 30
Average hourly rate £39.00 £39.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP5 across the Cambridgeshire region.

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PHP5
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Cambridgeshire region.

PHP5 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) OOP
2 12 (92.31%) HTML5
3 11 (84.62%) AngularJS
3 11 (84.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 11 (84.62%) jQuery
4 10 (76.92%) Laravel
5 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
5 9 (69.23%) MySQL
5 9 (69.23%) MVC
6 8 (61.54%) Apache
6 8 (61.54%) nginx
6 8 (61.54%) RESTful
6 8 (61.54%) PHPUnit
7 7 (53.85%) Symfony
8 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
9 5 (38.46%) Twitter
10 3 (23.08%) LAMP
10 3 (23.08%) Linux
11 2 (15.38%) Debian
11 2 (15.38%) Windows
11 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
11 2 (15.38%) Android Development
11 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (15.38%) Android
11 2 (15.38%) Doctrine
11 2 (15.38%) CSS3

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) Apache
1 8 (61.54%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (92.31%) PHP Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) HTML5
3 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 11 (84.62%) AngularJS
3 11 (84.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (76.92%) Laravel
5 8 (61.54%) RESTful
6 7 (53.85%) Symfony
7 3 (23.08%) LAMP
8 2 (15.38%) CSS3
8 2 (15.38%) Doctrine
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Debian
2 2 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) OOP
2 9 (69.23%) MVC
3 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Android Development
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Twitter