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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 7 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing PHP 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 10.71% 3.70% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 75.00% 11.11% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £265 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% +6.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £338 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.15 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-39.42% +65.08%
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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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Programming Languages Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 14.29% 33.33% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 4
Average daily rate £375 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
3 6 (46.15%) Digital Media
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) JIRA
4 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
4 5 (38.46%) Confluence
4 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 5 (38.46%) DevOps
4 5 (38.46%) Puppet
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (30.77%) MuleSoft
5 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
5 4 (30.77%) BDD
5 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
5 4 (30.77%) Symfony
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) Drupal
6 3 (23.08%) FMCG
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) MVC
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) OO
7 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (38.46%) Confluence
2 3 (23.08%) Drupal
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
2 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
3 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
1 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Symfony
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.69%) XHTML
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Digital Media
2 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
3 3 (23.08%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITSM
5 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) MuleSoft
2 1 (7.69%) Rackspace
2 1 (7.69%) LANDesk