The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 31 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing PHP 57 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.18% 7.48% 6.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.25% 17.59% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 21
Median daily rate £375 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £237 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -37.50%
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
400 290 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 57.39% 42.52% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 237 148
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.55 £55.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -15 29 £375 +25.00% 16
Kidlington - 2 £400 -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 64 (64.65%) HTML
2 57 (57.58%) JavaScript
2 57 (57.58%) CSS
3 54 (54.55%) Web Development
4 40 (40.40%) E-Commerce
5 38 (38.38%) AngularJS
6 35 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 32 (32.32%) Git (software)
9 30 (30.30%) Linux
9 30 (30.30%) Node.js
10 27 (27.27%) MySQL
11 26 (26.26%) Web Services
11 26 (26.26%) Amazon AWS
12 22 (22.22%) TDD
12 22 (22.22%) Magento
12 22 (22.22%) CSS3
13 21 (21.21%) Open Source
14 20 (20.20%) Sass
14 20 (20.20%) Symfony
14 20 (20.20%) Scrum
14 20 (20.20%) MVC
15 19 (19.19%) LAMP
15 19 (19.19%) Pair Programming
15 19 (19.19%) Zend
15 19 (19.19%) JSON
15 19 (19.19%) Kanban
15 19 (19.19%) Automation Testing
15 19 (19.19%) Laravel

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 18 (18.18%) Apache
2 17 (17.17%) nginx
3 10 (10.10%) CMS
3 10 (10.10%) WordPress
4 3 (3.03%) Drupal
5 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.01%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) GIMP
1 2 (2.02%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (22.22%) Magento
2 6 (6.06%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 26 (26.26%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.07%) GitHub
3 2 (2.02%) SaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) Internet
2 5 (5.05%) LAN
2 5 (5.05%) WAN
3 4 (4.04%) DNS
4 3 (3.03%) DHCP
4 3 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 27 (27.27%) MySQL
3 16 (16.16%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (16.16%) Relational Database
4 15 (15.15%) CouchDB
4 15 (15.15%) MongoDB
4 15 (15.15%) Redis
5 2 (2.02%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (32.32%) Git (software)
2 18 (18.18%) Subversion
3 17 (17.17%) Mercurial
4 15 (15.15%) Jenkins
5 11 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 10 (10.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.02%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.01%) JIRA
8 1 (1.01%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (17.17%) Publishing
2 11 (11.11%) Finance
3 6 (6.06%) Back Office
4 3 (3.03%) Marketing
4 3 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (75.76%) Developer
2 54 (54.55%) PHP Developer
3 28 (28.28%) E-Commerce Developer
3 28 (28.28%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 27 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
5 24 (24.24%) HTML CSS Developer
5 24 (24.24%) HTML Developer
5 24 (24.24%) Node.js Developer
5 24 (24.24%) Web Developer
6 19 (19.19%) AWS Developer
6 19 (19.19%) PHP Web Developer
7 18 (18.18%) Agile Developer
8 17 (17.17%) Magento Developer
9 16 (16.16%) PHP Magento Developer
10 10 (10.10%) E-Commerce Web Developer
11 9 (9.09%) Architect
11 9 (9.09%) Technical Architect
12 7 (7.07%) PHP Symfony Developer
12 7 (7.07%) Symfony Developer
13 5 (5.05%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (64.65%) HTML
2 57 (57.58%) CSS
3 38 (38.38%) AngularJS
4 30 (30.30%) Node.js
5 26 (26.26%) Web Services
6 22 (22.22%) CSS3
7 20 (20.20%) Sass
7 20 (20.20%) Symfony
8 19 (19.19%) JSON
8 19 (19.19%) LAMP
8 19 (19.19%) Laravel
9 17 (17.17%) LEMP Stack
10 15 (15.15%) LAPP Stack
10 15 (15.15%) Memcached
10 15 (15.15%) Yii
11 11 (11.11%) XML
11 11 (11.11%) XSLT
12 10 (10.10%) jQuery
13 8 (8.08%) .NET
14 5 (5.05%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 9 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.05%) e-Learning
5 3 (3.03%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.03%) User Experience
5 3 (3.03%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.30%) Linux
2 8 (8.08%) Windows
3 6 (6.06%) Unix
3 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.02%) CentOS
4 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (54.55%) Web Development
2 40 (40.40%) E-Commerce
3 35 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (22.22%) TDD
6 21 (21.21%) Open Source
7 20 (20.20%) MVC
7 20 (20.20%) Scrum
8 19 (19.19%) Automation Testing
8 19 (19.19%) Kanban
8 19 (19.19%) Pair Programming
9 18 (18.18%) API Development
10 14 (14.14%) OO
11 11 (11.11%) Configuration Management
11 11 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (11.11%) Refactoring
11 11 (11.11%) Release Management
11 11 (11.11%) Web Application Development
12 10 (10.10%) Content Management
13 8 (8.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 57 (57.58%) JavaScript
2 18 (18.18%) C#
2 18 (18.18%) C++
3 16 (16.16%) Java
3 16 (16.16%) SQL
4 13 (13.13%) Perl
5 9 (9.09%) Python
6 5 (5.05%) Ruby
7 2 (2.02%) VB
8 1 (1.01%) C
8 1 (1.01%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.01%) VBA
8 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.02%) Docker
2 2 (2.02%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 17 (17.17%) Puppet
2 16 (16.16%) Ansible
2 16 (16.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (19.19%) Zend
2 11 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (5.05%) VMware
4 3 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.03%) Perforce
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.01%) SAP
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