The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 18 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.55% 2.13% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.26% 7.46% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Median daily rate £431 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.01% -13.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -10.44%
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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 67 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 38.30% 28.51% 39.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 50 86
Median daily rate £320 £363 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £266 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £39.75 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Slough

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for PHP.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
5 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (28.57%) logstash
5 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) Laravel
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) LDAP
5 2 (28.57%) OOD
5 2 (28.57%) SNMP
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
1 2 (28.57%) SNMP
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (14.29%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) HSRP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Web Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) Laravel
5 2 (28.57%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (14.29%) Node.js
6 1 (14.29%) Sass
6 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) FreeBSD
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PHP 7
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) SAP