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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 27 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.79% 1.23% 3.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.51% 5.88% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£313 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.35 £35.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-24.71% +112.12%
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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
47 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 21.08% 20.99% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 5
Average daily rate £313 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £430 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (84.62%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) HTML5
4 7 (53.85%) Laravel
4 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 6 (46.15%) Sass
6 5 (38.46%) jQuery
7 4 (30.77%) Drupal
7 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (30.77%) Grunt
7 4 (30.77%) CMS
7 4 (30.77%) E-Learning
7 4 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) UML
7 4 (30.77%) Python
7 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
7 4 (30.77%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (30.77%) MySQL
7 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
8 3 (23.08%) XML
8 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) Symfony
9 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
9 2 (15.38%) LESS
9 2 (15.38%) MVC
10 1 (7.69%) Oracle
10 1 (7.69%) PMP
10 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
10 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (30.77%) SharePoint
1 4 (30.77%) CMS
1 4 (30.77%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (30.77%) Grunt
2 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) HTML Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) HTML5
4 7 (53.85%) Laravel
5 6 (46.15%) Sass
6 5 (38.46%) jQuery
7 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (23.08%) XML
8 3 (23.08%) Symfony
9 2 (15.38%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) E-Learning
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Learning Management System
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.69%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) UML
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Kanban
3 1 (7.69%) Android Development
3 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
3 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) PHP5
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle