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 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 34 12 26
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Contract jobs citing PHP 23 45 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.65% 12.33% 3.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.36% 25.28% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 4
Median daily rate £375 £383 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +21.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £232 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £18.75 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-18.66% -44.11%
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
222 178 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 64.16% 48.77% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 151 44
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +42.10%
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 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 27 August 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 27 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 Oxford region with a requirement for PHP.

1 37 (74.00%) HTML
2 36 (72.00%) CSS
3 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (54.00%) Web Development
6 22 (44.00%) Web Services
6 22 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (42.00%) Node.js
7 21 (42.00%) AngularJS
8 20 (40.00%) Automation Testing
8 20 (40.00%) Sass
8 20 (40.00%) API Development
8 20 (40.00%) NoSQL
8 20 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (40.00%) Magento
8 20 (40.00%) Open Source
8 20 (40.00%) JSON
8 20 (40.00%) Kanban
8 20 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 20 (40.00%) TDD
8 20 (40.00%) Pair Programming
8 20 (40.00%) Publishing
8 20 (40.00%) Scrum
9 18 (36.00%) CSS3
10 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
11 8 (16.00%) C#
11 8 (16.00%) C++
12 7 (14.00%) XML
12 7 (14.00%) XSLT
12 7 (14.00%) Oracle

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 (14.00%) CMS
2 6 (12.00%) WordPress
3 2 (4.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 20 (40.00%) Magento
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 22 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) DHCP
1 1 (2.00%) DNS
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
1 1 (2.00%) LAN
1 1 (2.00%) Network Security
1 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (40.00%) Publishing
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (88.00%) Developer
2 33 (66.00%) PHP Developer
3 24 (48.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 24 (48.00%) HTML Developer
3 24 (48.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 22 (44.00%) Agile Developer
5 20 (40.00%) AWS Developer
5 20 (40.00%) Node.js Developer
6 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce Developer
6 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
6 19 (38.00%) Magento Developer
6 19 (38.00%) PHP Magento Developer
6 19 (38.00%) Web Developer
7 16 (32.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 13 (26.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
9 4 (8.00%) XML Developer
10 3 (6.00%) WordPress Developer
11 2 (4.00%) MySQL Developer
11 2 (4.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (74.00%) HTML
2 36 (72.00%) CSS
3 22 (44.00%) Web Services
4 21 (42.00%) AngularJS
4 21 (42.00%) Node.js
5 20 (40.00%) JSON
5 20 (40.00%) Sass
6 18 (36.00%) CSS3
7 7 (14.00%) XML
7 7 (14.00%) XSLT
8 4 (8.00%) jQuery
9 2 (4.00%) CakePHP
10 1 (2.00%) .NET
10 1 (2.00%) Django
10 1 (2.00%) HTML5
10 1 (2.00%) LAMP
10 1 (2.00%) Laravel
10 1 (2.00%) Symfony
10 1 (2.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (54.00%) Web Development
3 20 (40.00%) API Development
3 20 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 20 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 20 (40.00%) Kanban
3 20 (40.00%) Open Source
3 20 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 20 (40.00%) Scrum
3 20 (40.00%) TDD
4 7 (14.00%) Content Management
5 2 (4.00%) Migration
5 2 (4.00%) OO
5 2 (4.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.00%) CRM
6 1 (2.00%) Network Design
6 1 (2.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (16.00%) C#
2 8 (16.00%) C++
3 4 (8.00%) Python
4 3 (6.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
5 2 (4.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Zend
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) VMware
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