Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 21 May 2018 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 110 77
Rank change year-on-year +16 -33 +9
Contract jobs citing PHP 38 11 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.82% 0.57% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.58% 1.74% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 11
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +38.46% +8.33%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £213
90th Percentile £550 £450 £413
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £341
% change year-on-year -6.25% +17.22% +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £20.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year - +122.22% -51.35%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 830 631 636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 39.83% 32.78% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 272 361
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% +12.31%
10th Percentile £309 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £536 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 7
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +42.86% +48.08%
10th Percentile £36.63 £22.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £77.50 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Buckinghamshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Buckinghamshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Buckinghamshire

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Buckinghamshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 19 £375 +15.38% 13
Marlow - 10 £538 - 1
High Wycombe - 2 £313 - 1
Aylesbury - 1 £325 - 3
Buckingham - 1 £475 -
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 30 (78.95%) HTML
1 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 20 (52.63%) CSS
3 15 (39.47%) jQuery
4 13 (34.21%) MySQL
4 13 (34.21%) HTML5
5 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
5 12 (31.58%) LAMP
6 11 (28.95%) Drupal
7 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (26.32%) CSS3
7 10 (26.32%) OO
8 9 (23.68%) Node.js
8 9 (23.68%) Retail
8 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
9 8 (21.05%) Web Development
9 8 (21.05%) RESTful
9 8 (21.05%) Visualforce
9 8 (21.05%) Apex Code
9 8 (21.05%) OOD
9 8 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
9 8 (21.05%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 6 (15.79%) Banking
10 6 (15.79%) Laravel
10 6 (15.79%) MVC
11 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
11 5 (13.16%) Java
11 5 (13.16%) REST
11 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 11 (28.95%) Drupal
2 4 (10.53%) WordPress
3 3 (7.89%) Apache
4 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) NetWeaver
4 2 (5.26%) nginx
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Magento
2 2 (5.26%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (2.63%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) GitHub
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.89%) PaaS
3 3 (7.89%) SaaS
4 2 (5.26%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.63%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) GIS
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) gulp
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Grunt
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) MonoDevelop
4 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.63%) webpack
4 1 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 9 (23.68%) Retail
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Games
4 2 (5.26%) Finance
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) PHP Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Salesforce Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Drupal Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Web Developer
6 5 (13.16%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 4 (10.53%) HTML Developer
7 4 (10.53%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (7.89%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (7.89%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Digital Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Digital Technical Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (5.26%) Release Manager
9 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
10 1 (2.63%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 1 (2.63%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) HTML
2 20 (52.63%) CSS
3 15 (39.47%) jQuery
4 13 (34.21%) HTML5
5 12 (31.58%) LAMP
6 10 (26.32%) CSS3
7 9 (23.68%) Node.js
8 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
8 8 (21.05%) RESTful
8 8 (21.05%) Visualforce
9 6 (15.79%) Laravel
10 5 (13.16%) REST
10 5 (13.16%) Symfony
11 4 (10.53%) JSON
12 3 (7.89%) .NET
12 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
12 3 (7.89%) Spring
12 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (7.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 2 (5.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.63%) Fintech
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.63%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Android
1 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) DC/OS
3 2 (5.26%) Unix
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (26.32%) OO
2 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
3 8 (21.05%) OOD
3 8 (21.05%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) MVC
5 4 (10.53%) Open Source
6 3 (7.89%) Android Development
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
6 3 (7.89%) iOS Development
6 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.89%) Microservices
6 3 (7.89%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (5.26%) Analytics
7 2 (5.26%) API Development
7 2 (5.26%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (5.26%) DevOps
7 2 (5.26%) OOP
7 2 (5.26%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.05%) Apex Code
3 5 (13.16%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) C#
5 3 (7.89%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.63%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.63%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) Google
4 3 (7.89%) hybris
4 3 (7.89%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) ATG
5 2 (5.26%) Demandware
5 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) Capita
6 1 (2.63%) Okta
6 1 (2.63%) Twitter