The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge 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 Uxbridge 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 14 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.92% 3.37% 4.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.05% 13.64% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate
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£225 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £22.66 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+34.59% +25.88%
Programming Languages Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 18.63% 24.72% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 15
Average daily rate £320 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £440 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

PHP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 8 (88.89%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) OO PHP
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) QA
3 5 (55.56%) Zend
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 5 (55.56%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) WordPress
5 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) PHP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP Zend Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Programmer
4 2 (22.22%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) OO PHP
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 5 (55.56%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Zend