The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 33 20 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 28 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.70% 8.38% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 19.44% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 23 2
Median daily rate £323 £345 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £387 £245
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -18.03%
PHP
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 144 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 29.79% 43.11% 36.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 111 93
Median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Southampton region with a requirement for PHP.

1 6 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) WordPress
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) LAMP
4 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 3 (50.00%) Blog
4 3 (50.00%) Symfony
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) PHPUnit
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) CSS3
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) MVC

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (66.67%) WordPress
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal
3 1 (16.67%) MODX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
1 3 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
1 3 (50.00%) Symfony
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 27 days ago