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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 35 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Contract jobs citing PHP 32 67 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.33% 9.27% 4.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.38% 19.76% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 48 14
Median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +217.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -18.03%
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
341 339 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 56.83% 46.89% 31.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 255 95
Median daily rate £400 £412 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.79% +26.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +35.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £36.85 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -13 22 £375 -6.83% 10
Abingdon - 2 £400 -
Faringdon - 1 £350 - 1
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 56 (70.00%) HTML
2 48 (60.00%) CSS
3 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
4 30 (37.50%) Web Development
4 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (36.25%) AngularJS
6 28 (35.00%) Web Services
7 24 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
8 23 (28.75%) E-Commerce
9 21 (26.25%) Linux
9 21 (26.25%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (26.25%) Open Source
9 21 (26.25%) NoSQL
10 20 (25.00%) Publishing
11 19 (23.75%) Kanban
11 19 (23.75%) Node.js
12 18 (22.50%) JSON
12 18 (22.50%) Magento
12 18 (22.50%) TDD
12 18 (22.50%) Scrum
13 17 (21.25%) Pair Programming
13 17 (21.25%) C#
13 17 (21.25%) C++
13 17 (21.25%) MySQL
13 17 (21.25%) API Development
13 17 (21.25%) Automation Testing
13 17 (21.25%) Sass
14 14 (17.50%) CSS3
15 13 (16.25%) MVC
15 13 (16.25%) Git (software)

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 10 (12.50%) CMS
2 6 (7.50%) WordPress
3 4 (5.00%) Apache
3 4 (5.00%) Drupal
3 4 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (22.50%) Magento
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) SaaS
3 1 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) LAN
1 5 (6.25%) WAN
2 3 (3.75%) DHCP
2 3 (3.75%) DNS
2 3 (3.75%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) NoSQL
2 17 (21.25%) MySQL
3 6 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.00%) CouchDB
4 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.00%) Redis
4 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.25%) PHPUnit
3 5 (6.25%) Subversion
3 5 (6.25%) Vagrant
4 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (25.00%) Publishing
2 6 (7.50%) Back Office
3 5 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (73.75%) Developer
2 46 (57.50%) PHP Developer
3 25 (31.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 24 (30.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 24 (30.00%) HTML Developer
5 23 (28.75%) Web Developer
6 21 (26.25%) E-Commerce Developer
6 21 (26.25%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 20 (25.00%) Agile Developer
7 20 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 18 (22.50%) Magento Developer
8 18 (22.50%) Node.js Developer
8 18 (22.50%) PHP Magento Developer
9 17 (21.25%) AWS Developer
9 17 (21.25%) E-Commerce Web Developer
10 9 (11.25%) Architect
10 9 (11.25%) Technical Architect
11 6 (7.50%) MySQL Developer
11 6 (7.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 5 (6.25%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (70.00%) HTML
2 48 (60.00%) CSS
3 29 (36.25%) AngularJS
4 28 (35.00%) Web Services
5 19 (23.75%) Node.js
6 18 (22.50%) JSON
7 17 (21.25%) Sass
8 14 (17.50%) CSS3
9 11 (13.75%) XML
10 10 (12.50%) jQuery
10 10 (12.50%) XSLT
11 8 (10.00%) Symfony
12 6 (7.50%) .NET
13 5 (6.25%) LAMP
13 5 (6.25%) Laravel
14 4 (5.00%) HTML5
14 4 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
14 4 (5.00%) LESS
14 4 (5.00%) Memcached
14 4 (5.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.25%) e-Learning
4 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) User Experience
6 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.25%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) Unix
2 6 (7.50%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (37.50%) Web Development
2 23 (28.75%) E-Commerce
3 21 (26.25%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (26.25%) Open Source
4 19 (23.75%) Kanban
5 18 (22.50%) Scrum
5 18 (22.50%) TDD
6 17 (21.25%) API Development
6 17 (21.25%) Automation Testing
6 17 (21.25%) Pair Programming
7 13 (16.25%) MVC
8 10 (12.50%) Content Management
9 7 (8.75%) Migration
9 7 (8.75%) OO
10 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.25%) Change Management
11 5 (6.25%) Network Design
11 5 (6.25%) Project Planning
11 5 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
2 17 (21.25%) C#
2 17 (21.25%) C++
3 11 (13.75%) Java
4 8 (10.00%) Perl
5 7 (8.75%) Python
6 6 (7.50%) PHP 5
7 3 (3.75%) Ruby
7 3 (3.75%) SQL
8 2 (2.50%) VB
9 1 (1.25%) VBA
9 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) Puppet
2 7 (8.75%) Ansible
2 7 (8.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle
2 5 (6.25%) Zend
3 3 (3.75%) Perforce
3 3 (3.75%) VMware
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) New Relic
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
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