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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 13 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing PHP 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.64% 8.97% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 25.93% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 6
Median daily rate £325 £250 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -30.00%
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
23 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 41.82% 34.62% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 9
Median daily rate £383 £323 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.60% +1.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for PHP.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) API Design
2 1 (50.00%) Legal

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
General
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) API Design