The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 26 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.18% 3.80% 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 19.35% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £300 £250 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £18.75 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-18.66% -44.11%
PHP
Berkshire

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
46 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 27.22% 19.62% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 6
Median daily rate £300 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £460 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newbury region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 August 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 Newbury region with a requirement for PHP.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) RDF
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) XPath
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Drupal
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) GIMP
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) SilverStripe
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Dashboard Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 2 (50.00%) Drupal
1 2 (50.00%) SilverStripe
2 1 (25.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (25.00%) GeoServer
2 1 (25.00%) Perch
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) GIMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (25.00%) OpenLayers
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
1 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (50.00%) RDF
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) Secure Coding
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Zend