The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 18 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.74% 1.36% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.32% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.65% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.28 £20.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.17% -34.92%
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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 Newbury region.

Programming Languages Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
37 54 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 19.47% 36.73% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 4
Average daily rate £284 £373 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.82% -9.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £257 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 6 (50.00%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) MySQL
5 5 (41.67%) Laravel
6 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
6 4 (33.33%) MVC
6 4 (33.33%) CMS
6 4 (33.33%) E-Learning
6 4 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 4 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (33.33%) Drupal
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) Symfony
7 3 (25.00%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Sass
8 2 (16.67%) LESS
8 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 2 (16.67%) Internet
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) Linux
8 2 (16.67%) SOAP
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) Zend

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (33.33%) CMS
1 4 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) WordPress
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 4 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 6 (50.00%) HTML5
5 5 (41.67%) Laravel
6 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (25.00%) Sass
7 3 (25.00%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) Symfony
8 2 (16.67%) SOAP
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) LESS
8 2 (16.67%) Ajax
9 1 (8.33%) Zend Framework
9 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) E-Learning
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Learning Management System
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (8.33%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Debian
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Android Development
3 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) PHP5
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat