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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 57 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 7 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.10% 1.08% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.72% 3.85% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 6
Median daily rate £325 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £300 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -30.00%
PHP
Buckinghamshire

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
188 286 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.56% 28.12% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 148 121
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.30 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £18.70 £16.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for PHP.

1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 5 (38.46%) Magento
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 4 (30.77%) Apache
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Drupal
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) WordPress
5 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) Laravel
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Media

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Drupal
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) WordPress
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LDAP
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
1 2 (15.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Power BI
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Log4j
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Magento Developer
3 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (23.08%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) LAMP
5 2 (15.38%) Laravel
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) J2SE
6 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) zOS
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Sage