Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 90 89
Rank change year-on-year -42 -1 -10
Contract jobs citing PHP 32 88 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.90% 2.25% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 6.89% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 62 105
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% +15.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £250
90th Percentile £524 £438 £402
South East median daily rate £363 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +3.57% +16.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £36.50
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £17.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +82.35% -43.33% -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1088 1278 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.54% 32.69% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 775 982
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £370 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% - +5.71%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £500 £486
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 79 87
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.12 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21.87 £31.25 £14.00
90th Percentile £50.60 £58.86 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Fareham -7 7 £475 +35.71% 2
Southampton +2 6 £363 -14.71% 7
Basingstoke -25 6 - - 6
Portsmouth -24 3 £406 +25.00% 4
Farnborough +6 2 - - 1
Winchester - 2 £481 -
Hook +7 1 £250 -20.00%
Eastleigh -2 1 £500 +51.52% 1
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 18 (56.25%) MySQL
2 18 (56.25%) Apache
3 14 (43.75%) Windows
4 13 (40.63%) HTML
4 13 (40.63%) CSS
4 13 (40.63%) Python
4 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
5 11 (34.38%) LAMP
5 11 (34.38%) Red Hat
5 11 (34.38%) Oracle
5 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
6 8 (25.00%) jQuery
6 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
6 8 (25.00%) Ruby
7 7 (21.88%) Ajax
7 7 (21.88%) Subversion
7 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (21.88%) CMDB
7 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
7 7 (21.88%) LDAP
7 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
7 7 (21.88%) Post-Production
7 7 (21.88%) ServiceNow
7 7 (21.88%) HAProxy
7 7 (21.88%) nginx
7 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
8 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared

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 18 (56.25%) Apache
2 7 (21.88%) nginx
3 4 (12.50%) WordPress
4 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (3.13%) CMS
5 1 (3.13%) Confluence
5 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) LDAP
2 3 (9.38%) DMZ
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) HTTPS
2 3 (9.38%) LAN
2 3 (9.38%) SSL
2 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.88%) Subversion
3 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Software Integration Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior
7 1 (3.13%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) CSS
1 13 (40.63%) HTML
2 11 (34.38%) LAMP
3 8 (25.00%) jQuery
4 7 (21.88%) Ajax
5 3 (9.38%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (9.38%) Sensu
6 1 (3.13%) .NET
6 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.13%) Angular 2
6 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) JSON
6 1 (3.13%) Laravel
6 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.13%) RESTful
6 1 (3.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) CMDB
2 3 (9.38%) Video on Demand
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) Windows
3 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (21.88%) Post-Production
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) DevOps
4 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) MVC
5 4 (12.50%) Web Development
6 3 (9.38%) DRM
6 3 (9.38%) Open Source
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) OO
7 2 (6.25%) SDLC
8 1 (3.13%) Coaching
8 1 (3.13%) Kanban
8 1 (3.13%) Line Management
8 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
1 13 (40.63%) Python
2 8 (25.00%) Ruby
3 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.50%) Perl
5 3 (9.38%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) Docker
2 4 (12.50%) KVM
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) Xen
4 1 (3.13%) Snort
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) HAProxy
2 4 (12.50%) Ansible
2 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.50%) Puppet
3 3 (9.38%) Grafana
3 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
3 3 (9.38%) logstash
4 1 (3.13%) Consul
4 1 (3.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle
1 11 (34.38%) Red Hat
2 7 (21.88%) ServiceNow
3 4 (12.50%) Zend
4 3 (9.38%) SaltStack
4 3 (9.38%) Splunk
4 3 (9.38%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe
5 1 (3.13%) WooCommerce