The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Maidenhead region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 19 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.45% 9.20% 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.68% 20.51% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.66 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+32.39% +25.88%
Programming Languages Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 39 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 35.63% 44.83% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 12
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £488 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) LAMP
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 3 (33.33%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Drupal
6 2 (22.22%) PHP5
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) REST
7 1 (11.11%) Laravel
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
7 1 (11.11%) Behat
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter
7 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
7 1 (11.11%) LESS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 2 (22.22%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (11.11%) Behat
2 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) CSS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) User Experience Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) LAMP
4 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 4 (44.44%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
7 1 (11.11%) Symfony
7 1 (11.11%) XML-RPC
7 1 (11.11%) SOAP
7 1 (11.11%) .NET
7 1 (11.11%) REST
7 1 (11.11%) Laravel
7 1 (11.11%) LESS
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (11.11%) MooTools
7 1 (11.11%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) SCORM
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) OOP
1 3 (33.33%) OO
1 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) BDD
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) PHP5
4 1 (11.11%) ECMAScript
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) Zend
1 1 (11.11%) Twitter