The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Newbury region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 21 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing PHP 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.23% 3.42% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 26.32% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £250 £275 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+112.12% -8.33%
Programming Languages Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 20.99% 13.01% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 15
Average daily rate £250 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £381 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
PHP
Berkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) MOM
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) Jetty
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Magento Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (25.00%) CakePHP
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) OSGi
2 1 (25.00%) Yii
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) PHP5
2 1 (25.00%) Groovy
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (25.00%) Zend
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP