The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 19 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing PHP 46 38 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.41% 6.06% 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.73% 17.92% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 11
Average daily rate £375 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £30.20 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.72% +43.80%
PHP
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
275 212 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 50.27% 33.81% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 141 64
Average daily rate £413 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £18.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.81% -45.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 29 £400 +41.59% 3
Faringdon - 4 £325 -
Abingdon - 1 £288 -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 83 (83.00%) JavaScript
2 69 (69.00%) HTML
3 63 (63.00%) CSS
4 39 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (37.00%) MySQL
6 35 (35.00%) Linux
7 33 (33.00%) AngularJS
8 30 (30.00%) HTML5
9 27 (27.00%) E-Commerce
10 26 (26.00%) Node.js
11 25 (25.00%) Sass
11 25 (25.00%) TDD
12 22 (22.00%) Publishing
12 22 (22.00%) Git (software)
13 21 (21.00%) Magento
14 20 (20.00%) Open Source
15 19 (19.00%) Subversion
16 17 (17.00%) MVC
16 17 (17.00%) Google
16 17 (17.00%) Symfony
16 17 (17.00%) NoSQL
16 17 (17.00%) jQuery
17 16 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (16.00%) OO
17 16 (16.00%) Apache
18 15 (15.00%) Adobe
18 15 (15.00%) SEO
18 15 (15.00%) Adobe Analytics
18 15 (15.00%) Laravel

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 26 (26.00%) Node.js
2 16 (16.00%) Apache
3 9 (9.00%) Tomcat
4 8 (8.00%) Apache Solr
4 8 (8.00%) IIS
5 7 (7.00%) Drupal
5 7 (7.00%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.00%) Confluence
7 2 (2.00%) WordPress
8 1 (1.00%) Moodle
8 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (21.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.00%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.00%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (15.00%) Adobe Analytics
3 9 (9.00%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (8.00%) Google Analytics
4 8 (8.00%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (2.00%) IaaS
5 2 (2.00%) SaaS
6 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.00%) Intranet
2 4 (4.00%) HTTP
2 4 (4.00%) VLAN
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.00%) Firewall
3 1 (1.00%) Junos
3 1 (1.00%) LAN
3 1 (1.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.00%) VPN
3 1 (1.00%) WAN
3 1 (1.00%) Wireless
3 1 (1.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.00%) MySQL
2 17 (17.00%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.00%) Big Data
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (19.00%) Subversion
3 7 (7.00%) PHPUnit
4 6 (6.00%) Bower
4 6 (6.00%) Grunt
4 6 (6.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.00%) JIRA
6 3 (3.00%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.00%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.00%) Selenium
General
1 22 (22.00%) Publishing
2 8 (8.00%) Marketing
3 6 (6.00%) Finance
4 4 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 89 (89.00%) Developer
2 46 (46.00%) PHP Developer
3 33 (33.00%) Web Developer
4 24 (24.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (14.00%) Angular Developer
5 14 (14.00%) HTML Developer
6 13 (13.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (12.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 11 (11.00%) E-Commerce Developer
8 11 (11.00%) HTML CSS Developer
9 10 (10.00%) Magento Developer
9 10 (10.00%) PHP Magento Developer
10 9 (9.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
10 9 (9.00%) Node.js Developer
11 7 (7.00%) Consultant
11 7 (7.00%) Web Consultant
12 6 (6.00%) Administrator
12 6 (6.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (6.00%) Lead Developer
12 6 (6.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (69.00%) HTML
2 63 (63.00%) CSS
3 33 (33.00%) AngularJS
4 30 (30.00%) HTML5
5 25 (25.00%) Sass
6 17 (17.00%) jQuery
6 17 (17.00%) Symfony
7 16 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (15.00%) Laravel
9 14 (14.00%) LESS
10 11 (11.00%) LAMP
11 10 (10.00%) RESTful
12 9 (9.00%) CSS3
12 9 (9.00%) Web Services
12 9 (9.00%) XML
13 8 (8.00%) REST
14 7 (7.00%) Middleware
14 7 (7.00%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (7.00%) Spring
15 6 (6.00%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.00%) User Experience
2 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.00%) Fintech
3 1 (1.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.00%) Linux
2 12 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (10.00%) Windows
4 9 (9.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.00%) CentOS
6 2 (2.00%) Solaris
6 2 (2.00%) Unix
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.00%) E-Commerce
3 25 (25.00%) TDD
4 20 (20.00%) Open Source
5 17 (17.00%) MVC
6 16 (16.00%) OO
7 15 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (15.00%) SEO
8 13 (13.00%) Front End Development
8 13 (13.00%) Web Development
9 9 (9.00%) Unit Testing
10 8 (8.00%) Analytics
10 8 (8.00%) Tag Management
11 7 (7.00%) BDD
11 7 (7.00%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (7.00%) ERP
11 7 (7.00%) Pay per click
11 7 (7.00%) Web Application Development
12 6 (6.00%) Configuration Management
12 6 (6.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 83 (83.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (12.00%) Java
3 9 (9.00%) Python
4 5 (5.00%) SQL
5 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.00%) Perl
5 4 (4.00%) PHP 5
6 2 (2.00%) Ruby
6 2 (2.00%) Scala
6 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.00%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.00%) C
7 1 (1.00%) C#
7 1 (1.00%) PHP 4
7 1 (1.00%) VB
7 1 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) LPIC
1 4 (4.00%) RHCT
2 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.00%) CCNA
2 1 (1.00%) CCNP
2 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.00%) HP APS
2 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
2 3 (3.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) Puppet
2 4 (4.00%) Nagios
3 2 (2.00%) Ansible
3 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) Google
2 15 (15.00%) Adobe
3 13 (13.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.00%) SAP
5 3 (3.00%) Zend
6 1 (1.00%) 3Com
6 1 (1.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco
6 1 (1.00%) HP
6 1 (1.00%) Juniper
6 1 (1.00%) McAfee
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle
6 1 (1.00%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.00%) Siebel
6 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.00%) VMware
6 1 (1.00%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.00%) Websense
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