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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 43 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Contract jobs citing PHP 24 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.27% 5.19% 4.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.17% 15.73% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 10
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£275 £260 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.35 £35.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-24.71% +122.22%
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
236 178 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.15% 32.96% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 113 69
Average daily rate £388 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £42.50 £25.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% +65.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £39.00 £14.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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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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 -18 14 £275 +5.76% 9
Bicester +3 2 £375 - 1
Faringdon - 1 £275 - 2
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 1
Abingdon - - - - 2
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (51.52%) MySQL
2 31 (46.97%) UNIX
3 28 (42.42%) Python
3 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
4 27 (40.91%) CSS
5 26 (39.39%) HTML
6 24 (36.36%) Linux
6 24 (36.36%) Apache
7 23 (34.85%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
9 16 (24.24%) Drupal
9 16 (24.24%) Puppet
10 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (22.73%) Software Engineering
10 15 (22.73%) CMS
11 14 (21.21%) Subversion
11 14 (21.21%) DevOps
12 13 (19.70%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (16.67%) Web Development
13 11 (16.67%) uWSGI
13 11 (16.67%) WSGI
13 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
13 11 (16.67%) HTML5
13 11 (16.67%) Regular Expression
13 11 (16.67%) Shibboleth
14 10 (15.15%) Shell Script
15 9 (13.64%) Project Management
15 9 (13.64%) LAMP
15 9 (13.64%) CSS3
15 9 (13.64%) AngularJS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 24 (36.36%) Apache
2 16 (24.24%) Drupal
3 15 (22.73%) CMS
4 11 (16.67%) uWSGI
5 5 (7.58%) Node.js
6 1 (1.52%) MODX
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.52%) WordPress
6 1 (1.52%) Liferay
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.52%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Tridion
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.06%) Network Security
3 1 (1.52%) SMTP
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (51.52%) MySQL
2 13 (19.70%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.09%) Big Data
4 5 (7.58%) Hadoop
4 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 14 (21.21%) Subversion
3 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.55%) PHPUnit
5 2 (3.03%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.03%) Grunt
5 2 (3.03%) Bower
5 2 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.52%) JIRA
6 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 3 (4.55%) Finance
1 3 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Developer
2 19 (28.79%) PHP Developer
3 7 (10.61%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (10.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Data Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Big Data Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Senior Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Senior Data Architect
5 5 (7.58%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (7.58%) AWS Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.91%) CSS
2 26 (39.39%) HTML
3 11 (16.67%) HTML5
3 11 (16.67%) Regular Expression
3 11 (16.67%) WSGI
4 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
4 9 (13.64%) CSS3
4 9 (13.64%) LAMP
5 8 (12.12%) Laravel
6 7 (10.61%) Ajax
6 7 (10.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (9.09%) .NET
7 6 (9.09%) jQuery
8 5 (7.58%) ODBC
8 5 (7.58%) Symfony
8 5 (7.58%) CodeIgniter
8 5 (7.58%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.58%) Ember.js
8 5 (7.58%) Backbone.js
9 4 (6.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Wiki
2 5 (7.58%) User Experience
3 3 (4.55%) Open Source
4 2 (3.03%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Social Gaming
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (46.97%) UNIX
2 24 (36.36%) Linux
3 2 (3.03%) CentOS
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.52%) Android
4 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (22.73%) Software Engineering
2 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.21%) DevOps
4 11 (16.67%) Web Development
5 9 (13.64%) Project Management
6 8 (12.12%) OO
7 7 (10.61%) Scrum
8 6 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (7.58%) Analytics
9 5 (7.58%) TDD
9 5 (7.58%) Content Management
9 5 (7.58%) BDD
10 4 (6.06%) Web Application Development
10 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.06%) MVC
11 3 (4.55%) Validation
11 3 (4.55%) Migration
11 3 (4.55%) OOP
11 3 (4.55%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
1 28 (42.42%) Python
2 10 (15.15%) Shell Script
3 8 (12.12%) C#
3 8 (12.12%) Perl
3 8 (12.12%) Java
4 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.58%) Scala
5 5 (7.58%) C++
6 3 (4.55%) SQL
7 2 (3.03%) PHP5
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Shibboleth
2 3 (4.55%) Snort
3 1 (1.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (24.24%) Puppet
2 2 (3.03%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Twitter
2 3 (4.55%) Adobe
3 2 (3.03%) Zend
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.52%) Perforce
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
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