The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 35 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing PHP5 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.70% 0.38% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £75.75
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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
109 95 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 38.38% 36.54% 38.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 48 28
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP5 across the Slough region.

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in Slough

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) W3C

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior PHP Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) W3C
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Zend