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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 47 62 50
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs citing PHP 13 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.84% 1.28% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.91% 4.56% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 11
Median daily rate £313 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -30.00%
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
188 285 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.55% 28.05% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 225 150
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% +2.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.30 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.50 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 15 (57.69%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) CSS
3 12 (46.15%) Web Development
4 10 (38.46%) WordPress
5 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
5 9 (34.62%) Python
5 9 (34.62%) HTTP
5 9 (34.62%) MySQL
6 8 (30.77%) Java
6 8 (30.77%) Linux
7 7 (26.92%) OO
7 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
7 7 (26.92%) HTML5
7 7 (26.92%) Ruby
7 7 (26.92%) JSON
7 7 (26.92%) Marketing
8 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
8 6 (23.08%) Internet
8 6 (23.08%) DevOps
9 5 (19.23%) Docker
9 5 (19.23%) Microservices
9 5 (19.23%) Rust
9 5 (19.23%) Kubernetes
9 5 (19.23%) SOLID
9 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (19.23%) API Development
9 5 (19.23%) GoCD
9 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team

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 10 (38.46%) WordPress
2 5 (19.23%) Drupal
3 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) Joomla!
4 3 (11.54%) Apache
4 3 (11.54%) CMS
5 1 (3.85%) MODX
5 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) GitHub
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Bluemix
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) HTTP
2 6 (23.08%) Internet
3 5 (19.23%) AMQP
4 3 (11.54%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) Network Security
5 2 (7.69%) DDNS
5 2 (7.69%) SMTP
5 2 (7.69%) SNMP
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.85%) Firewall
6 1 (3.85%) FTP
6 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
4 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
6 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
6 1 (3.85%) Redis
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) GoCD
1 5 (19.23%) Jasmine
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 7 (26.92%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) German Language
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Escalation Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.69%) Graduate
5 2 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) CSS
1 15 (57.69%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
3 7 (26.92%) HTML5
3 7 (26.92%) JSON
4 5 (19.23%) .NET
4 5 (19.23%) Node.js
4 5 (19.23%) Symfony
4 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (15.38%) CSS3
5 4 (15.38%) DCOM
6 3 (11.54%) jQuery
6 3 (11.54%) LAMP
6 3 (11.54%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (11.54%) Laravel
7 2 (7.69%) COM
7 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Digital Media
1 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Debian
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Web Development
2 7 (26.92%) OO
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (23.08%) DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) API Development
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (19.23%) Microservices
4 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 5 (19.23%) SOLID
5 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 2 (7.69%) Open Source
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Wireframes
7 1 (3.85%) Business Development
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) Python
3 8 (30.77%) Java
4 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
4 7 (26.92%) Ruby
5 5 (19.23%) C
5 5 (19.23%) C#
5 5 (19.23%) F#
5 5 (19.23%) Go
5 5 (19.23%) Haskell
5 5 (19.23%) OCaml
5 5 (19.23%) Rust
6 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 4 (15.38%) VB
6 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 4 (15.38%) VB6
7 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) ATG
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Juniper
2 1 (3.85%) NetApp
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Zend
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