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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 66 63 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing PHP 6 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.73% 0.41% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.02% 1.15% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £288
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £27.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +20.00%
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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
199 262 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.21% 35.55% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 133 102
Average daily rate £380 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.49% +6.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £35.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 September 2014, 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 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Apache
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) LAMP
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Ajax
5 2 (14.29%) CMS
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) Symfony
5 2 (14.29%) Zend
5 2 (14.29%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (14.29%) User Experience
6 1 (7.14%) Pardot
6 1 (7.14%) OO PHP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) Drupal
3 1 (7.14%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (7.14%) Route 53
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Redmine
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Magento Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) CRM Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Tester
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) LAMP
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) Symfony
4 2 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Zend Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (7.14%) Flash
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Open Source
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
2 1 (7.14%) Learning Management System
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) CentOS
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 2 (14.29%) Web Development
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Content Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Zend
2 1 (7.14%) Pardot
2 1 (7.14%) Marketo
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter
2 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
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