The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 14 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.26% 3.08% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.57% 12.12% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £225 £288 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% -19.01%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £30.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-48.67% -13.71%
PHP
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 38.04% 25.38% 38.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 25
Median daily rate £325 £306 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -15.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £203 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £26.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

PHP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for PHP.

1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL