The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 54 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing PHP 11 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.40% 0.53% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.91% 1.94% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Median daily rate £306 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £273 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £448 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -19.35%
PHP
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
224 258 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.54% 27.56% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 184 103
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Median hourly rate £9.00 £45.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +136.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 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 Reading region with a requirement for PHP.

1 19 (76.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (60.00%) Web Development
3 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 14 (56.00%) Java
3 14 (56.00%) CSS
4 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) Python
4 11 (44.00%) C#
4 11 (44.00%) .NET
5 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (36.00%) HTTP
6 9 (36.00%) IIS
6 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
6 9 (36.00%) WordPress
6 9 (36.00%) MVC
7 8 (32.00%) Ruby
7 8 (32.00%) MySQL
7 8 (32.00%) SQL
7 8 (32.00%) DNS
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (24.00%) Marketing
9 6 (24.00%) Drupal
9 6 (24.00%) HTML5
9 6 (24.00%) Digital Media
10 5 (20.00%) FastCGI
10 5 (20.00%) Node.js
10 5 (20.00%) REST
10 5 (20.00%) CSS3
10 5 (20.00%) Relational Database

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 9 (36.00%) IIS
1 9 (36.00%) WordPress
2 6 (24.00%) Drupal
3 5 (20.00%) Joomla!
4 4 (16.00%) CMS
5 2 (8.00%) Apache
6 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (4.00%) MODX
6 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
6 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) GitHub
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.00%) Bluemix
3 1 (4.00%) CloudBees
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) HTTP
2 8 (32.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) Internet
3 5 (20.00%) SSL
3 5 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (12.00%) Network Security
5 2 (8.00%) DHCP
5 2 (8.00%) NAS
5 2 (8.00%) SAN
6 1 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.00%) DDNS
6 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.00%) Firewall
6 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.00%) SMTP
6 1 (4.00%) SNMP
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.00%) Fiddler
3 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (24.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) German Language
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Azure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Escalation Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Azure Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Development Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Graduate
4 2 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) CSS
1 14 (56.00%) HTML
2 11 (44.00%) .NET
3 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (24.00%) HTML5
5 5 (20.00%) ADO.NET
5 5 (20.00%) Ajax
5 5 (20.00%) CSS3
5 5 (20.00%) FastCGI
5 5 (20.00%) LINQ
5 5 (20.00%) Node.js
5 5 (20.00%) REST
5 5 (20.00%) WCF
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 5 (20.00%) WPF
6 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (16.00%) DCOM
6 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Digital Media
2 5 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Debian
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Fedora
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Web Development
2 9 (36.00%) MVC
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) CRM
4 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (12.00%) ERP
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) Business Development
6 1 (4.00%) Content Management
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) ETL
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 11 (44.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) Python
4 8 (32.00%) Ruby
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (16.00%) VB
6 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (16.00%) VB6
7 2 (8.00%) C
7 2 (8.00%) C++
8 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
1 3 (12.00%) MCITP
1 3 (12.00%) MCTS
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) KVM
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) NFS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.00%) Postfix
2 1 (4.00%) qmail
2 1 (4.00%) RHEV
2 1 (4.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (4.00%) Varnish
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) Bacula
2 1 (4.00%) Cacti
2 1 (4.00%) Control-M
2 1 (4.00%) cPanel
2 1 (4.00%) Grafana
2 1 (4.00%) Graphite
2 1 (4.00%) Kibana
2 1 (4.00%) logstash
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) Plesk
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (4.00%) Salt
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) NetApp
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) ATG
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) CommVault
4 1 (4.00%) Hitachi
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.00%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago