The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 21 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.47% 0.58% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.45% 2.17% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £315 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £22.50 £37.29
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -39.66%
PHP
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 46 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.27% 26.59% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 24
Median daily rate £350 £348 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £270 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 12
Median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

PHP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for PHP.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL