The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 42 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.41% 1.55% 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.75% 3.13% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 16
Median daily rate £350 £240 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -38.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £35.00 £27.18
% change year-on-year
-10.14% +28.79%

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
182 224 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 51.27% 49.45% 48.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 108 157
Median daily rate £425 £415 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 15
Median hourly rate £33.75 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £55.48 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 9 (64.29%) HTML
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) Zend
3 7 (50.00%) MySQL
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Subversion
6 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
7 3 (21.43%) OO PHP
7 3 (21.43%) Symfony
7 3 (21.43%) WordPress
7 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Zend Framework
7 3 (21.43%) Maven
7 3 (21.43%) JSON
7 3 (21.43%) Perl
7 3 (21.43%) Ant
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) XML
8 2 (14.29%) Unix
8 2 (14.29%) .NET
8 2 (14.29%) Python

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (21.43%) WordPress
2 2 (14.29%) Confluence
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) Ant
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
4 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) JUnit
4 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacker
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Penetration Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Security Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) JSON
3 3 (21.43%) Symfony
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) Zend Framework
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) Kendo UI
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) CentOS
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) OO PHP
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Lua
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Zend
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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