The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 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 PHP5 over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 109 113 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing PHP5 11 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.52% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 0.76% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
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£310 £238 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.52% -40.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PHP5
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
785 792 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.01% 38.26% 40.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 432 393
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 61
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £17.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

PHP5
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

PHP5 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

PHP5
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 PHP5 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Southampton - 6 £338 - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £273 - 1
PHP5
South East

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (85.71%) OO
3 10 (71.43%) OOP
3 10 (71.43%) TDD
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
4 9 (64.29%) RESTful
4 9 (64.29%) Scrum
4 9 (64.29%) BDD
5 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) Web Services
5 8 (57.14%) Subversion
6 7 (50.00%) Web Development
6 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (50.00%) PHPUnit
6 7 (50.00%) XML
6 7 (50.00%) Apache
6 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) HTML
6 7 (50.00%) Internet
6 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (42.86%) OO PHP
7 6 (42.86%) REST
7 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 6 (42.86%) MySQL
7 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (35.71%) LAMP
8 5 (35.71%) JSON
8 5 (35.71%) HTML5

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 7 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Drupal
3 1 (7.14%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
1 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 8 (57.14%) Subversion
3 7 (50.00%) PHPUnit
3 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Magento Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) RESTful
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) REST
5 5 (35.71%) HTML5
5 5 (35.71%) LAMP
5 5 (35.71%) JSON
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
7 3 (21.43%) SOAP
7 3 (21.43%) WSDL
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
8 2 (14.29%) CSS3
8 2 (14.29%) KML
8 2 (14.29%) PostGIS
9 1 (7.14%) Zend Framework
9 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (7.14%) XHTML
9 1 (7.14%) Sass
9 1 (7.14%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Cybernetics
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.14%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) OO
2 10 (71.43%) OOP
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) BDD
4 7 (50.00%) Web Development
4 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (42.86%) OO PHP
6 4 (28.57%) Change Control
6 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 3 (21.43%) MVC
8 2 (14.29%) B2B
9 1 (7.14%) OOD
9 1 (7.14%) SEO
9 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (7.14%) Analytics
9 1 (7.14%) OWASP
9 1 (7.14%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Zend
1 1 (7.14%) Facebook
1 1 (7.14%) Twitter