The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank - 12 8
Contract jobs citing PHP 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - 7.32% 5.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 30.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £500 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £30.20 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+17.54% +38.85%
PHP
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 36.73% 24.39% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 7
Average daily rate £343 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £375 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

PHP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) Sass
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Grunt
2 3 (60.00%) gulp
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (40.00%) Rackspace
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Drupal
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) OO

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Grunt
1 3 (60.00%) gulp
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Head of Development
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Rackspace