The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Surrey region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 66 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Contract jobs citing PHP 23 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.82% 2.60% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.89% 6.52% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 13
Average daily rate
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£285 £320 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £210 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £22.66 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+34.59% +25.88%
Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
470 491 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.15% 39.82% 37.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 230 259
Average daily rate £325 £353 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +3.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 38 50
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.50 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PHP
South East

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford 0 4 £285 -18.57% 4
Weybridge +6 3 £425 +46.55% 2
Staines -2 3 £200 - 1
Farnham - 3 £325 -
Woking - 1 £263 - 4
Chertsey - 1 - -
Cranleigh - - - - 1
Epsom - - - - 1
Esher - - - - 3
Horley - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 4
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 1
Camberley - - - - 3
Thames Ditton - - - - 2
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing PHP 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 PHP.

1 25 (59.52%) MySQL
2 19 (45.24%) Linux
3 17 (40.48%) Apache
4 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
5 12 (28.57%) HTML
6 11 (26.19%) CSS
6 11 (26.19%) LAMP
7 9 (21.43%) OO
8 8 (19.05%) .NET
8 8 (19.05%) jQuery
9 7 (16.67%) Selenium
9 7 (16.67%) CMS
9 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (16.67%) Oracle
9 7 (16.67%) Java
9 7 (16.67%) SQL
9 7 (16.67%) Shell Script
9 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
10 6 (14.29%) BDD
10 6 (14.29%) REST
10 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
10 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 6 (14.29%) UNIX
10 6 (14.29%) Marketing
11 5 (11.90%) Zend
11 5 (11.90%) TDD
11 5 (11.90%) Windows
11 5 (11.90%) Web Services
11 5 (11.90%) Perl
11 5 (11.90%) HTML5

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing PHP 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 PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (40.48%) Apache
2 7 (16.67%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) Node.js
4 1 (2.38%) SAS
4 1 (2.38%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.38%) WordPress
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
2 3 (7.14%) PBX
2 3 (7.14%) VoIP
2 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (59.52%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.38%) QlikView
4 1 (2.38%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Selenium
1 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 3 (7.14%) Mercurial
2 3 (7.14%) PHPUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Hudson
3 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) JUnit
3 2 (4.76%) JMeter
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 6 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) PHP Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Web Hosting Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (4.76%) UAT Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) PHP Programmer
6 2 (4.76%) Web Programmer
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Programmer
6 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) HTML
2 11 (26.19%) CSS
2 11 (26.19%) LAMP
3 8 (19.05%) .NET
3 8 (19.05%) jQuery
4 6 (14.29%) REST
5 5 (11.90%) Web Services
5 5 (11.90%) HTML5
6 4 (9.52%) CSS3
6 4 (9.52%) Zend Framework
7 3 (7.14%) JSON
8 2 (4.76%) XML
8 2 (4.76%) SOAP
8 2 (4.76%) OAuth
9 1 (2.38%) CakePHP
9 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.38%) Middleware
9 1 (2.38%) Symfony
9 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Open Source
2 3 (7.14%) FMCG
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Social Media
4 1 (2.38%) DTV
4 1 (2.38%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) UNIX
3 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.38%) CentOS
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) OO
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 6 (14.29%) BDD
4 5 (11.90%) TDD
5 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.52%) OOP
6 3 (7.14%) OO PHP
6 3 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.14%) CRM
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) Data Security
6 3 (7.14%) Usability Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Change Management
7 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) Java
2 7 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 5 (11.90%) Perl
4 4 (9.52%) C++
4 4 (9.52%) C
5 3 (7.14%) PHP5
6 2 (4.76%) Groovy
7 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) C#
7 1 (2.38%) VB
7 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) RHCE
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
1 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.90%) Zend
4 4 (9.52%) VMware
5 2 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Adobe
6 1 (2.38%) Sun
6 1 (2.38%) NetApp
6 1 (2.38%) Alterian
6 1 (2.38%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
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