The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 17 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.10% 4.58% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 12.24% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £225 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +73.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £33.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-34.81% -15.62%
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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 Maidenhead region.

Programming Languages Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 49 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 24.18% 37.40% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 19
Average daily rate £333 £245 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -24.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £144 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.20 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 31 March 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Bitbucket
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Drupal
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Identity Management
2 5 (83.33%) LAMP
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Vagrant
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) KVM
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) Photoshop

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Apache
1 5 (83.33%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Bitbucket
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) LAMP
1 5 (83.33%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Identity Management
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) Vagrant
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe