The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Peterborough region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 27 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.38% 1.39% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.93% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £355 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+79.48% +2.63%
Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 37.84% 22.22% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 19
Average daily rate £363 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £195 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £26.97 £32.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +4.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
PHP
Cambridgeshire

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 6 (46.15%) Magento
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (15.38%) OO PHP
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) MySQL
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) Apache
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) CMS
6 1 (7.69%) LAMP
6 1 (7.69%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (7.69%) Rackspace
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) WordPress
6 1 (7.69%) Subversion
6 1 (7.69%) Logistics
6 1 (7.69%) Degree

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) PHP Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
4 3 (23.08%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) LAMP
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) OO PHP
3 1 (7.69%) OOP
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Rackspace