The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 38 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Contract jobs citing PHP 27 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.18% 9.36% 5.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.05% 19.51% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 9
Median daily rate £375 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £231 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -30.00%
PHP
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
224 164 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 59.57% 47.95% 35.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 137 69
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +144.44%
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 Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Oxford region.

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for PHP.

1 41 (80.39%) HTML
2 40 (78.43%) JavaScript
2 40 (78.43%) CSS
3 30 (58.82%) Web Development
4 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (37.25%) Web Services
5 19 (37.25%) CSS3
5 19 (37.25%) AngularJS
5 19 (37.25%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (35.29%) Magento
6 18 (35.29%) Node.js
6 18 (35.29%) E-Commerce
6 18 (35.29%) TDD
7 17 (33.33%) Pair Programming
7 17 (33.33%) Scrum
7 17 (33.33%) Publishing
7 17 (33.33%) NoSQL
7 17 (33.33%) Open Source
7 17 (33.33%) JSON
7 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (33.33%) Kanban
7 17 (33.33%) Automation Testing
7 17 (33.33%) Sass
7 17 (33.33%) API Development
8 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
9 8 (15.69%) SQL
9 8 (15.69%) C#
9 8 (15.69%) C++
10 7 (13.73%) XML
10 7 (13.73%) XSLT

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 7 (13.73%) CMS
1 7 (13.73%) WordPress
2 2 (3.92%) Apache
2 2 (3.92%) Drupal
3 1 (1.96%) nginx
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Magento
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 19 (37.25%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.76%) GitHub
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) DNS
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
1 2 (3.92%) Network Security
2 1 (1.96%) DHCP
2 1 (1.96%) LAN
2 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (9.80%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.96%) PHPUnit
General
1 17 (33.33%) Publishing
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (86.27%) Developer
2 32 (62.75%) PHP Developer
3 22 (43.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 21 (41.18%) HTML CSS Developer
4 21 (41.18%) HTML Developer
4 21 (41.18%) Web Developer
5 18 (35.29%) PHP Web Developer
6 17 (33.33%) Agile Developer
6 17 (33.33%) AWS Developer
6 17 (33.33%) Magento Developer
6 17 (33.33%) Node.js Developer
7 16 (31.37%) E-Commerce Developer
7 16 (31.37%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 16 (31.37%) PHP Magento Developer
8 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce Web Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.84%) WordPress Developer
9 4 (7.84%) XML Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Architect
10 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (80.39%) HTML
2 40 (78.43%) CSS
3 19 (37.25%) AngularJS
3 19 (37.25%) CSS3
3 19 (37.25%) Web Services
4 18 (35.29%) Node.js
5 17 (33.33%) JSON
5 17 (33.33%) Sass
6 7 (13.73%) XML
6 7 (13.73%) XSLT
7 5 (9.80%) jQuery
8 3 (5.88%) LAMP
8 3 (5.88%) Laravel
8 3 (5.88%) Symfony
9 2 (3.92%) HTML5
10 1 (1.96%) .NET
10 1 (1.96%) Django
10 1 (1.96%) LEMP Stack
10 1 (1.96%) RESTful
10 1 (1.96%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Data Structures
2 3 (5.88%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) Web Development
2 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (35.29%) E-Commerce
3 18 (35.29%) TDD
4 17 (33.33%) API Development
4 17 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (33.33%) Kanban
4 17 (33.33%) Open Source
4 17 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 17 (33.33%) Scrum
5 7 (13.73%) Content Management
6 2 (3.92%) CRM
6 2 (3.92%) ERP
6 2 (3.92%) Migration
6 2 (3.92%) MVC
7 1 (1.96%) Change Management
7 1 (1.96%) ITIL
7 1 (1.96%) Network Design
7 1 (1.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (78.43%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.69%) C#
2 8 (15.69%) C++
2 8 (15.69%) SQL
3 5 (9.80%) Java
4 3 (5.88%) Perl
4 3 (5.88%) Python
5 2 (3.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Ansible
1 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Zend
3 2 (3.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
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