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 26 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 58 64
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6  
Contract jobs citing PHP 34 56 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.89% 2.85% 2.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.24% 8.95% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 42
Median daily rate £450 £344 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.90% +14.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £375
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 £15.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +206.45% -60.25%  

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 545 626 761
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 30.31% 31.87% 35.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 392 486
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 33
Median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +13.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.60 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £57.50 £42.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Basingstoke -14 6 £600 +118.18% 6
Hook - 6 £250 -
Southampton +5 4 £405 +25.58% 10
Winchester +9 3 £450 -10.00% 2
Eastleigh +1 2 £500 +51.51%
Portsmouth -8 2 £406 +41.30% 1
Farnborough +2 1 - - 1
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 35 (55.56%) MySQL
2 33 (52.38%) Linux
3 30 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (39.68%) Git (software)
4 25 (39.68%) DevOps
5 23 (36.51%) Perl
6 22 (34.92%) Oracle
7 21 (33.33%) SQL
7 21 (33.33%) VMware
8 19 (30.16%) Python
9 18 (28.57%) Jenkins
10 16 (25.40%) Open Source
10 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (25.40%) Java
10 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
11 15 (23.81%) CSS
11 15 (23.81%) Firewall
11 15 (23.81%) CentOS
11 15 (23.81%) Ansible
11 15 (23.81%) Puppet
12 14 (22.22%) Docker
12 14 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
12 14 (22.22%) HTTP
12 14 (22.22%) HTML
12 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
12 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 14 (22.22%) DNS
12 14 (22.22%) Red Hat

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 11 (17.46%) Apache
1 11 (17.46%) OpenStack
2 4 (6.35%) Drupal
2 4 (6.35%) WordPress
3 3 (4.76%) ArcGIS
3 3 (4.76%) CMS
3 3 (4.76%) GlassFish
3 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.17%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.17%) Confluence
5 1 (1.59%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.59%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.59%) phpBB
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Magento
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.70%) SaaS
3 2 (3.17%) GitHub
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.59%) IaaS
4 1 (1.59%) PaaS
4 1 (1.59%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) Firewall
2 14 (22.22%) DNS
2 14 (22.22%) HTTP
2 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 12 (19.05%) LAN
3 12 (19.05%) WAN
4 11 (17.46%) HTTPS
4 11 (17.46%) SSL
5 4 (6.35%) Internet
6 3 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (3.17%) DVB
7 2 (3.17%) SNMP
7 2 (3.17%) SSH
7 2 (3.17%) VLAN
7 2 (3.17%) Wireless
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.59%) LDAP
8 1 (1.59%) Network Security
8 1 (1.59%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (55.56%) MySQL
2 11 (17.46%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (17.46%) MongoDB
3 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.59%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.59%) GIS
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.59%) QGIS
4 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) Git (software)
2 18 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.11%) JIRA
4 4 (6.35%) Subversion
5 3 (4.76%) Selenium
6 2 (3.17%) Ant
6 2 (3.17%) Gerrit
6 2 (3.17%) Maven
6 2 (3.17%) Robot Framework
6 2 (3.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.59%) Grunt
7 1 (1.59%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.59%) Mockito
7 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.59%) Redmine
7 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Local Government
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) PHP Developer
4 11 (17.46%) Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) DevOps Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Automation Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Contracts Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Security Specialist
8 2 (3.17%) Software Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Systems Support
8 2 (3.17%) Systems Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) CSS
2 14 (22.22%) HTML
3 11 (17.46%) Elastic Stack
3 11 (17.46%) Sensu
4 9 (14.29%) LAMP
5 8 (12.70%) jQuery
6 5 (7.94%) Ajax
6 5 (7.94%) RESTful
7 4 (6.35%) Web Services
8 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.76%) Node.js
8 3 (4.76%) Symfony
8 3 (4.76%) XML
9 2 (3.17%) .NET
9 2 (3.17%) Akka
9 2 (3.17%) CSS3
9 2 (3.17%) HTML5
9 2 (3.17%) Laravel
9 2 (3.17%) Play Framework
9 2 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Video on Demand
2 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.76%) PKI
3 2 (3.17%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) STB
3 2 (3.17%) User Experience
4 1 (1.59%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.59%) Social Media
4 1 (1.59%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (52.38%) Linux
2 15 (23.81%) CentOS
3 9 (14.29%) Windows
4 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.35%) Unix
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.68%) DevOps
3 16 (25.40%) Open Source
4 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (17.46%) DRM
6 11 (17.46%) Scrum
7 7 (11.11%) TDD
8 4 (6.35%) ITIL
8 4 (6.35%) Post-Production
8 4 (6.35%) Product Management
8 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.35%) Web Development
9 3 (4.76%) Database Security
9 3 (4.76%) ITIL V3
9 3 (4.76%) MVC
9 3 (4.76%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.17%) Information Security
10 2 (3.17%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) Perl
2 21 (33.33%) SQL
3 19 (30.16%) Python
4 16 (25.40%) Java
4 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.94%) Ruby
6 4 (6.35%) C#
7 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.17%) C++
8 2 (3.17%) Groovy
8 2 (3.17%) Scala
9 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.59%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
1 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) ISEB
3 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.59%) CCNA
4 1 (1.59%) CCSA
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (22.22%) Docker
3 11 (17.46%) KVM
3 11 (17.46%) Xen
4 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.17%) Shibboleth
5 2 (3.17%) vCloud
6 1 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) Ansible
1 15 (23.81%) Puppet
2 14 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (20.63%) Kubernetes
4 11 (17.46%) Grafana
4 11 (17.46%) logstash
5 2 (3.17%) Consul
5 2 (3.17%) SELinux
6 1 (1.59%) Nessus
6 1 (1.59%) Piwik
6 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (34.92%) Oracle
2 21 (33.33%) VMware
3 14 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 12 (19.05%) Splunk
5 11 (17.46%) SaltStack
6 5 (7.94%) HP
6 5 (7.94%) Zend
7 4 (6.35%) Cisco
7 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.17%) ESRI
8 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.59%) Adobe
9 1 (1.59%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.59%) Dell
9 1 (1.59%) F5
9 1 (1.59%) Gemalto
9 1 (1.59%) Qualys
9 1 (1.59%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.59%) Sourcefire
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