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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 30 37 26
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11  
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.19% 0.72% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.00% 2.70% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £413 £225 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +83.33% -38.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -20.45%  

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 50 74 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 19.76% 26.52% 39.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 47 35
Median daily rate £400 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -0.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £26.00 £37.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.66% -10.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Basingstoke

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (33.33%) Post-Production
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Redmine
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Trello
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion

PHP
Top Related 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (33.33%) Redmine
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Contracts Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Post-Production
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Zend
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago