Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 18 November 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 24 26
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing PHP 1 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.69% 4.66% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 7.86% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 11
Cheltenham median daily rate £300 £300 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -24.81% +33.00%
Gloucestershire median daily rate £269 £350 £425
% change year-on-year -23.21% -17.65% +37.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 66 140 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 45.52% 59.32% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 73 80
Cheltenham median daily rate £388 £360 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% -9.77% -1.48%
10th Percentile £313 £283 £263
90th Percentile £663 £491 £481
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 3
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £41.70 £29.50 £41.55
90th Percentile £60.00 £45.10 £44.25
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.67% -11.76% +6.25%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Cheltenham

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Cheltenham

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for PHP.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Angular Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft