The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 29 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.

PHP
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 75 76
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1  
Contract jobs citing PHP 28 50 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.49% 2.26% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.47% 6.69% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 26
Median daily rate £456 £330 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.25% -5.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £281 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £440 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year +7.69% +6.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year +9.58% -17.04%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 627 747 831
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 33.46% 33.69% 38.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 503 430
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 31 42
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.65 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Hampshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Hampshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Hampshire

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Hampshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +14 10 £850 +226.92% 13
Basingstoke +4 3 £413 +43.47% 6
Andover - 2 £538 - 1
Fareham - 2 £375 -
Hook - 2 - -
Aldershot 0 1 £438 - 1
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) Java
3 14 (36.84%) DevOps
4 13 (34.21%) Scrum
5 12 (31.58%) MySQL
5 12 (31.58%) Linux
5 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
6 11 (28.95%) CSS
6 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
6 11 (28.95%) SQL
7 10 (26.32%) HTML
7 10 (26.32%) VMware
7 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
8 9 (23.68%) Oracle
8 9 (23.68%) Python
9 8 (21.05%) Windows
10 7 (18.42%) Web Services
10 7 (18.42%) Perl
10 7 (18.42%) TDD
10 7 (18.42%) Degree
11 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
12 5 (13.16%) Ansible
12 5 (13.16%) Groovy
12 5 (13.16%) Maven
12 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (13.16%) Ruby
12 5 (13.16%) JIRA
12 5 (13.16%) C#

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (13.16%) Apache
2 4 (10.53%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (7.89%) ArcGIS
3 3 (7.89%) GlassFish
3 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
4 1 (2.63%) Drupal
4 1 (2.63%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (2.63%) GeoServer
4 1 (2.63%) phpBB
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) SaaS
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) GitHub
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) PaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) DVB
3 2 (5.26%) HTTP
3 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.26%) SNMP
3 2 (5.26%) SSH
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) VLAN
3 2 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) LDAP
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) Telnet
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) MySQL
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (2.63%) GIS
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) QGIS
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.16%) JIRA
3 5 (13.16%) Maven
4 3 (7.89%) Selenium
5 2 (5.26%) Ant
5 2 (5.26%) Gerrit
5 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
5 2 (5.26%) PHPUnit
5 2 (5.26%) Robot Framework
6 1 (2.63%) Grunt
6 1 (2.63%) gulp
6 1 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (2.63%) Mockito
6 1 (2.63%) Redmine
6 1 (2.63%) Subversion
6 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
1 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) PHP Developer
3 6 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Automation Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Development Manager
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Automation Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.26%) Lead PHP Developer
7 2 (5.26%) PHP Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Support
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) CSS
2 10 (26.32%) HTML
3 7 (18.42%) Web Services
4 4 (10.53%) jQuery
4 4 (10.53%) RESTful
5 3 (7.89%) .NET
5 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.89%) LAMP
5 3 (7.89%) XML
6 2 (5.26%) Ajax
6 2 (5.26%) CSS3
6 2 (5.26%) HTML5
6 2 (5.26%) Laravel
6 2 (5.26%) Node.js
7 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.63%) PostGIS
7 1 (2.63%) Sass
7 1 (2.63%) SOAP
7 1 (2.63%) Symfony
7 1 (2.63%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.26%) PKI
1 2 (5.26%) STB
1 2 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.63%) Digital TV
2 1 (2.63%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) Unix
4 3 (7.89%) CentOS
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) DevOps
3 13 (34.21%) Scrum
4 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.42%) TDD
6 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.53%) ITIL
7 4 (10.53%) Product Management
8 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
8 3 (7.89%) ITIL V3
8 3 (7.89%) OOP
8 3 (7.89%) Open Source
8 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.89%) Web Development
9 2 (5.26%) Information Security
9 2 (5.26%) Kanban
9 2 (5.26%) Privileged Password Management
9 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.95%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) Python
4 7 (18.42%) Perl
5 5 (13.16%) C#
5 5 (13.16%) Groovy
5 5 (13.16%) Ruby
6 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.89%) C++
7 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.63%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.63%) Scala
8 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) SANS
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.26%) Docker
3 2 (5.26%) Shibboleth
3 2 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.63%) Nessus
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Piwik
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) VMware
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) HP
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.53%) Splunk
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) ESRI
6 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.26%) Zend
7 1 (2.63%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) F5
7 1 (2.63%) Gemalto
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) Qualys
7 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.63%) SAP
7 1 (2.63%) Sourcefire
Winchester, Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £190 to £210 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago