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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 22 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 53 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.16% 4.15% 6.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.49% 12.99% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 16 15
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£388 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-39.18% +64.44%
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
272 154 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.76% 31.95% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 97 72
Average daily rate £425 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £449 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +78.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £23.43 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.42%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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
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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 -3 19 £415 +36.06% 21
Bicester +3 5 £375 - 1
Faringdon - 1 £275 - 1
Kidlington - 1 - -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 58 (59.79%) JavaScript
2 56 (57.73%) MySQL
3 50 (51.55%) CSS
3 50 (51.55%) HTML
4 32 (32.99%) Git (software)
5 29 (29.90%) UNIX
5 29 (29.90%) Python
6 25 (25.77%) Linux
6 25 (25.77%) E-Commerce
6 25 (25.77%) Apache
7 23 (23.71%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (21.65%) Drupal
9 20 (20.62%) Magento
10 19 (19.59%) CMS
11 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (18.56%) Puppet
12 17 (17.53%) AngularJS
12 17 (17.53%) JSON
13 16 (16.49%) Subversion
14 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
15 14 (14.43%) DevOps
15 14 (14.43%) Node.js
16 13 (13.40%) PostgreSQL
17 12 (12.37%) OO
18 11 (11.34%) LAMP
18 11 (11.34%) Regular Expression
18 11 (11.34%) WSGI
18 11 (11.34%) Jenkins
18 11 (11.34%) uWSGI
18 11 (11.34%) Shibboleth

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 25 (25.77%) Apache
2 21 (21.65%) Drupal
3 19 (19.59%) CMS
4 14 (14.43%) Node.js
5 11 (11.34%) uWSGI
6 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.03%) WordPress
7 1 (1.03%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.03%) MODX
7 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.03%) Liferay
7 1 (1.03%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 20 (20.62%) Magento
2 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.03%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.12%) Network Security
3 1 (1.03%) SMTP
3 1 (1.03%) DNS
3 1 (1.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (57.73%) MySQL
2 13 (13.40%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (8.25%) Big Data
4 7 (7.22%) Redis
5 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.03%) DataStage
7 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (32.99%) Git (software)
2 16 (16.49%) Subversion
3 11 (11.34%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.09%) Grunt
4 3 (3.09%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.06%) Bower
5 2 (2.06%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.06%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (4.12%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Games
3 2 (2.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (69.07%) Developer
2 26 (26.80%) PHP Developer
3 15 (15.46%) Magento Developer
4 13 (13.40%) Web Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Analyst
7 7 (7.22%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Drupal Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.19%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (6.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.19%) Administrator
9 5 (5.15%) Network Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (5.15%) LAMP Developer
9 5 (5.15%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (51.55%) CSS
1 50 (51.55%) HTML
2 17 (17.53%) AngularJS
2 17 (17.53%) JSON
3 11 (11.34%) LAMP
3 11 (11.34%) Regular Expression
3 11 (11.34%) WSGI
3 11 (11.34%) HTML5
4 10 (10.31%) Sass
5 9 (9.28%) jQuery
6 8 (8.25%) CSS3
7 6 (6.19%) Laravel
7 6 (6.19%) Dojo
7 6 (6.19%) .NET
8 5 (5.15%) XHTML
8 5 (5.15%) Web Services
8 5 (5.15%) XML
8 5 (5.15%) ODBC
8 5 (5.15%) Ajax
8 5 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) User Experience
2 6 (6.19%) Wiki
3 5 (5.15%) Semantic Web
4 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.06%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.03%) Blog
5 1 (1.03%) Social Gaming
5 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.90%) UNIX
2 25 (25.77%) Linux
3 4 (4.12%) CentOS
4 1 (1.03%) Windows
4 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) E-Commerce
2 23 (23.71%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
5 14 (14.43%) DevOps
6 12 (12.37%) OO
7 10 (10.31%) Web Development
8 9 (9.28%) TDD
8 9 (9.28%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (8.25%) Project Management
9 8 (8.25%) Scrum
10 6 (6.19%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (6.19%) Web Application Development
10 6 (6.19%) Automated Testing
11 5 (5.15%) OOP
11 5 (5.15%) Content Management
11 5 (5.15%) Open Source
11 5 (5.15%) OO PHP
12 4 (4.12%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.12%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 58 (59.79%) JavaScript
2 29 (29.90%) Python
3 10 (10.31%) Shell Script
4 9 (9.28%) Java
4 9 (9.28%) C#
5 8 (8.25%) Perl
6 6 (6.19%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.15%) SQL
8 4 (4.12%) C++
9 3 (3.09%) Scala
10 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.03%) VBA
11 1 (1.03%) PHP5
11 1 (1.03%) Ruby
11 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.03%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.34%) Shibboleth
2 7 (7.22%) Docker
3 3 (3.09%) Snort
4 1 (1.03%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (18.56%) Puppet
2 5 (5.15%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (5.15%) Twitter
2 3 (3.09%) Adobe
3 1 (1.03%) SAP
3 1 (1.03%) Informatica
3 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.03%) Perforce
3 1 (1.03%) Zend
3 1 (1.03%) Ab Initio
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £39 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £380 - £420 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £380 to £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day Perm Salary £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £425 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £330 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Bicester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 27 days ago