The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 22 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.38% - 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.02% - 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £413 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £30.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-43.70% -13.71%
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
57 41 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.93% 25.79% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 22 29
Average daily rate £350 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £425 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 13
Average hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 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 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

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