The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 26 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing PHP 6 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.82% 0.58% 4.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 1.92% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate
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£313 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £275 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-32.30% +8.33%
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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 Guildford region.

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
72 52 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.80% 30.41% 32.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 31 23
Average daily rate £338 £295 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.40% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) Drupal
2 8 (57.14%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) WordPress
3 6 (42.86%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) CSS3
4 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
5 4 (28.57%) Grunt
5 4 (28.57%) Digital Media
5 4 (28.57%) Email Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) B2B
5 4 (28.57%) B2C
5 4 (28.57%) Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) CMS
6 3 (21.43%) Symfony
6 3 (21.43%) Apache
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) LAMP
7 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (7.14%) Laravel
8 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 8 (57.14%) Drupal
2 6 (42.86%) WordPress
3 4 (28.57%) CMS
4 3 (21.43%) Apache
5 1 (7.14%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Grunt
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.14%) Moq
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 5 (35.71%) WordPress Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Tester
5 1 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) Symfony
6 2 (14.29%) LAMP
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (7.14%) Laravel
7 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.14%) Yii
7 1 (7.14%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.14%) .NET
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Email Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) B2B
2 4 (28.57%) B2C
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PHP5
2 1 (7.14%) PHP4
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Zend