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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 23 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.82% 3.94% 5.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% 9.62% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £285 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £33.78 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-44.48% +22.81%
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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
53 52 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 43.44% 40.94% 53.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 45
Average daily rate £315 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £281 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £518 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Yii
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) LESS
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Apache

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Yii
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) LESS
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend