The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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
Berkshire / Maidenhead
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 14 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2  
Contract jobs citing PHP 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 2.83% 1.03% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 4.17% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +81.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year +7.69% +6.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Maidenhead with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Maidenhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19 24 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 17.92% 24.74% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 14
Median daily rate £400 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £478 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Maidenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidenhead 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 Maidenhead

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Maidenhead

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Maidenhead

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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for PHP.

1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
1 3 (37.50%) BDD
1 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Jetty
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Jetty
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Database Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Database Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Zend Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
1 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) JSTL
3 1 (12.50%) Laravel
3 1 (12.50%) Mustache
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) CentOS
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) BDD
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) API Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISA
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Zend