The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 68 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.01% 0.35% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.37% 1.36% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £431 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +102.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £33.78 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-44.48% +22.81%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
297 220 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.09% 25.76% 34.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 135 142
Average daily rate £350 £388 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.70 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.23% -21.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (47.62%) CSS
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) MySQL
3 8 (38.10%) jQuery
3 8 (38.10%) Magento
4 6 (28.57%) Subversion
4 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 5 (23.81%) Drupal
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) Laravel
6 4 (19.05%) GitHub
7 3 (14.29%) WordPress
7 3 (14.29%) Open Source
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (9.52%) OOP
8 2 (9.52%) OO
8 2 (9.52%) Apache
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle
8 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.52%) CMS
8 2 (9.52%) Web Design
8 2 (9.52%) Sass
8 2 (9.52%) HTML5
8 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (4.76%) Rackspace
9 1 (4.76%) CSS3
9 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
9 1 (4.76%) OpenStack

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (23.81%) Drupal
2 3 (14.29%) WordPress
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.76%) Back Office
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Magento Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) CSS
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) jQuery
4 4 (19.05%) Laravel
5 2 (9.52%) Sass
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
6 1 (4.76%) CSS3
6 1 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 3 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (9.52%) Web Design
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) OOP
3 2 (9.52%) OO
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Rackspace
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
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