The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 71 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing PHP 26 25 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.14% 1.76% 2.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.18% 5.02% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 20
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £365 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £30.20 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.54% +43.80%
PHP
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
502 498 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 41.35% 35.10% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 320 248
Average daily rate £420 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 26
Average hourly rate £46.25 £45.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £28.40 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £59.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leatherhead -14 6 £485 +36.61% 2
Weybridge +2 5 £375 -6.25%
Guildford +9 2 £375 +15.38% 3
Dorking +4 2 £325 +20.93%
Redhill - 2 £350 - 2
Egham - 1 £245 -
Epsom - 1 £303 - 2
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (66.67%) HTML
2 27 (64.29%) CSS
3 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
4 15 (35.71%) XML
4 15 (35.71%) Linux
5 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 13 (30.95%) MVC
7 12 (28.57%) MySQL
7 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (26.19%) LAMP
8 11 (26.19%) Apache
9 10 (23.81%) OO
10 9 (21.43%) Web Services
10 9 (21.43%) Drupal
10 9 (21.43%) WordPress
10 9 (21.43%) HTML5
11 8 (19.05%) jQuery
11 8 (19.05%) CMS
11 8 (19.05%) .NET
11 8 (19.05%) Java
11 8 (19.05%) SQL
12 7 (16.67%) Oracle
12 7 (16.67%) Python
12 7 (16.67%) Web Development
13 6 (14.29%) Joomla!
13 6 (14.29%) Ajax
13 6 (14.29%) Symfony
13 6 (14.29%) TDD
14 5 (11.90%) SEO
14 5 (11.90%) CRM

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (26.19%) Apache
2 9 (21.43%) Drupal
2 9 (21.43%) WordPress
3 8 (19.05%) CMS
4 6 (14.29%) Joomla!
5 4 (9.52%) IIS
6 3 (7.14%) nginx
7 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
8 1 (2.38%) Confluence
8 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
1 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.76%) BigMachines
2 2 (4.76%) Eloqua
2 2 (4.76%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.76%) GitHub
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) FTP
2 3 (7.14%) SSH
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.76%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) NAS
4 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) Subversion
3 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.52%) Maven
4 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.76%) Ant
5 2 (4.76%) IntelliJ
5 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.76%) JIRA
5 2 (4.76%) JUnit
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (4.76%) Toad
6 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.90%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Applications Support
5 5 (11.90%) Applications Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.52%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (7.14%) HTML Developer
7 3 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Author
8 2 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) HTML
2 27 (64.29%) CSS
3 15 (35.71%) XML
4 11 (26.19%) LAMP
5 9 (21.43%) HTML5
5 9 (21.43%) Web Services
6 8 (19.05%) .NET
6 8 (19.05%) jQuery
7 6 (14.29%) Ajax
7 6 (14.29%) Symfony
8 5 (11.90%) CSS3
8 5 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
9 4 (9.52%) Behat
9 4 (9.52%) CakePHP
9 4 (9.52%) Classic ASP
9 4 (9.52%) Java EE
9 4 (9.52%) Laravel
9 4 (9.52%) XHTML
10 3 (7.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
2 2 (4.76%) PKI
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Debian
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) MVC
2 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) OO
4 7 (16.67%) Web Development
5 6 (14.29%) TDD
6 5 (11.90%) BDD
6 5 (11.90%) Content Management
6 5 (11.90%) CRM
6 5 (11.90%) Scrum
6 5 (11.90%) SEO
7 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.14%) Front End Development
8 3 (7.14%) Project Management
9 2 (4.76%) OO PHP
9 2 (4.76%) Open Source
9 2 (4.76%) OWASP
9 2 (4.76%) Process Management
9 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.05%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (9.52%) ActionScript
4 4 (9.52%) PHP 4
4 4 (9.52%) PHP 5
4 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.14%) Perl
6 2 (4.76%) Apex Code
6 2 (4.76%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) Jython
6 2 (4.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Ansible
1 2 (4.76%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Zend
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.76%) Siebel
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) NetApp
5 1 (2.38%) Omniture
5 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
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