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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 59 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing PHP 15 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.66% 1.94% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.30% 6.54% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 3
Average daily rate
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£418 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £332 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £415 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+59.52% -30.00%
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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
238 214 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.42% 29.68% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 115 53
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (45.45%) CSS
3 8 (36.36%) MySQL
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 8 (36.36%) jQuery
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) LAMP
5 6 (27.27%) MVC
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) Apache
6 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (22.73%) PHP5
6 5 (22.73%) CSS3
6 5 (22.73%) DevOps
7 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 4 (18.18%) SaaS
7 4 (18.18%) HTML5
7 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) Ajax
7 4 (18.18%) CMS
8 3 (13.64%) Windows
8 3 (13.64%) C
8 3 (13.64%) C#
8 3 (13.64%) CRM
8 3 (13.64%) Siebel
8 3 (13.64%) SOA

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (22.73%) Apache
2 4 (18.18%) CMS
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (9.09%) Drupal
3 2 (9.09%) WordPress
4 1 (4.55%) Moodle
4 1 (4.55%) Node.js
4 1 (4.55%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) SaaS
3 3 (13.64%) Route 53
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) FTP
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) NUnit
3 2 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) Redmine
4 1 (4.55%) JMeter
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Web Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Developer
5 1 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Moodle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) jQuery
3 7 (31.82%) LAMP
4 5 (22.73%) CSS3
5 4 (18.18%) Ajax
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) Web Services
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
6 3 (13.64%) Symfony
6 3 (13.64%) Laravel
7 2 (9.09%) WCF
7 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.09%) Yii
7 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (9.09%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) SAML
8 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) BBC
3 1 (4.55%) VLE
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) MVC
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (13.64%) CRM
3 3 (13.64%) SOA
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Web Design
4 2 (9.09%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) Refactoring
4 2 (9.09%) Release Management
4 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) OO PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) PHP5
3 3 (13.64%) C
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Siebel
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Splunk
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter
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