The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 76 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing PHP 44 62 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.12% 3.17% 2.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.57% 8.33% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 50 25
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £338 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.03% +22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.40 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-39.83% +80.21%
PHP
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
670 744 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.27% 38.10% 39.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 430 423
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 37 62
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £22.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth +3 6 £300 +15.38% 2
Fareham -1 4 £263 +5.00% 2
Southampton -17 4 £300 - 14
Andover +6 3 £344 -
Eastleigh - 2 - -
Hook - 2 £350 -
Winchester -8 1 £425 - 1
Basingstoke -8 1 £295 -22.36% 5
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 51 (60.71%) HTML
2 43 (51.19%) JavaScript
3 42 (50.00%) CSS
4 33 (39.29%) Linux
5 29 (34.52%) MySQL
6 27 (32.14%) Git (software)
6 27 (32.14%) OO
7 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (27.38%) Drupal
8 23 (27.38%) jQuery
8 23 (27.38%) Perl
9 22 (26.19%) SQL
9 22 (26.19%) Subversion
10 18 (21.43%) OO PHP
11 17 (20.24%) HTML5
11 17 (20.24%) Apache
12 16 (19.05%) VMware
13 15 (17.86%) Scrum
13 15 (17.86%) Java
13 15 (17.86%) TDD
13 15 (17.86%) Web Development
14 14 (16.67%) Web Services
15 13 (15.48%) Cisco
15 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (14.29%) XML
16 12 (14.29%) Internet
17 11 (13.10%) CSS3
18 10 (11.90%) BDD
18 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (11.90%) CMS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 23 (27.38%) Drupal
2 17 (20.24%) Apache
3 10 (11.90%) CMS
4 5 (5.95%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.95%) GlassFish
5 4 (4.76%) WordPress
6 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.57%) IIS
7 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (2.38%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.19%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.19%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.29%) Internet
2 9 (10.71%) SSL
3 6 (7.14%) LAN
3 6 (7.14%) WAN
3 6 (7.14%) LDAP
3 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.95%) SAN
4 5 (5.95%) IPsec
4 5 (5.95%) Firewall
5 4 (4.76%) DNS
6 3 (3.57%) DVB
6 3 (3.57%) DHCP
6 3 (3.57%) HTTP
6 3 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (3.57%) VLAN
7 1 (1.19%) Wireless
7 1 (1.19%) SNMP
7 1 (1.19%) VPN
7 1 (1.19%) SMTP
7 1 (1.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.52%) MySQL
2 7 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.19%) MS Access
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 22 (26.19%) Subversion
3 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.76%) PHPUnit
4 4 (4.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (3.57%) JUnit
5 3 (3.57%) Selenium
5 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.57%) Mockito
6 1 (1.19%) Xcode
6 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.19%) Ant
6 1 (1.19%) Behat
General
1 10 (11.90%) Marketing
2 4 (4.76%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.57%) Publishing
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Automotive
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (72.62%) Developer
2 28 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 11 (13.10%) Web Developer
4 9 (10.71%) Perl Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Drupal Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Security Specialist
8 3 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.38%) IT Security Specialist
9 2 (2.38%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (60.71%) HTML
2 42 (50.00%) CSS
3 23 (27.38%) jQuery
4 17 (20.24%) HTML5
5 14 (16.67%) Web Services
6 12 (14.29%) XML
7 11 (13.10%) CSS3
8 9 (10.71%) SAML
9 8 (9.52%) RESTful
10 7 (8.33%) .NET
10 7 (8.33%) LAMP
11 6 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 6 (7.14%) REST
11 6 (7.14%) Ajax
11 6 (7.14%) JSON
11 6 (7.14%) SOAP
12 5 (5.95%) XHTML
13 4 (4.76%) OpenID
14 3 (3.57%) Spring
14 3 (3.57%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Open Source
2 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.76%) Social Media
2 4 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.57%) STB
3 3 (3.57%) PKI
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.38%) DTV
5 1 (1.19%) W3C
5 1 (1.19%) GIS
5 1 (1.19%) Replication
5 1 (1.19%) Streaming Media
5 1 (1.19%) Cybernetics
5 1 (1.19%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.19%) Life Science
5 1 (1.19%) User Experience
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.29%) Linux
2 7 (8.33%) UNIX
3 6 (7.14%) Windows
4 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.95%) Android
5 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.38%) CentOS
8 1 (1.19%) Solaris
8 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.14%) OO
2 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.43%) OO PHP
4 15 (17.86%) Scrum
4 15 (17.86%) TDD
4 15 (17.86%) Web Development
5 10 (11.90%) BDD
5 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.52%) Change Control
6 8 (9.52%) MVC
6 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.33%) ITIL
7 7 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.14%) OOP
8 6 (7.14%) SEO
9 5 (5.95%) Identity Management
9 5 (5.95%) Mobile Development
10 4 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (51.19%) JavaScript
2 23 (27.38%) Perl
3 22 (26.19%) SQL
4 15 (17.86%) Java
5 8 (9.52%) PHP5
6 6 (7.14%) C
7 4 (4.76%) Go
8 3 (3.57%) Python
9 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.38%) C#
9 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.19%) C++
10 1 (1.19%) VB
10 1 (1.19%) Ruby
10 1 (1.19%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.76%) CCNA
3 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.57%) MCSE
5 1 (1.19%) CCNP
5 1 (1.19%) MCP
5 1 (1.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.19%) WAI
2 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.95%) Shibboleth
4 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.19%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.19%) vSphere
5 1 (1.19%) Varnish
5 1 (1.19%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Nagios
2 3 (3.57%) OpenView
3 2 (2.38%) Puppet
4 1 (1.19%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.19%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (1.19%) AppManager
4 1 (1.19%) SCCM
4 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.19%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) VMware
2 13 (15.48%) Cisco
3 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.33%) Oracle
5 6 (7.14%) Juniper
6 5 (5.95%) Zend
7 4 (4.76%) Appcelerator
7 4 (4.76%) NetApp
8 3 (3.57%) HP
8 3 (3.57%) Google
8 3 (3.57%) WSO2
8 3 (3.57%) Facebook
8 3 (3.57%) Twitter
9 2 (2.38%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.19%) Websense
10 1 (1.19%) NetIQ
10 1 (1.19%) McAfee
10 1 (1.19%) Adobe
10 1 (1.19%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.19%) EPiServer
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