The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PHP
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 29 29
Rank change year-on-year -9 0  
Contract jobs citing PHP 6 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.57% 2.83% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.06% 15.79% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £600 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £16.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +196.87% -58.97%  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 85 57 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 22.31% 17.92% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 49
Median daily rate £389 £338 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.18% -7.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £446 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing PHP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Basingstoke

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PHP in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Basingstoke

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for PHP.

1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) LAMP
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 4 (44.44%) Subversion
4 4 (44.44%) Zend
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) Post-Production
5 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Line Management
7 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
7 1 (11.11%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Subversion
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (11.11%) Redmine
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) PHP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Broadcast Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Zend Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) LAMP
2 4 (44.44%) Ajax
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Post-Production
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) DRM
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) KVM
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Grafana
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (11.11%) logstash
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Zend
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) SaltStack
2 1 (11.11%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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