Period
to 22 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 May 2019 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 38 14
Rank change year-on-year -11 -24 +3
Contract jobs citing PHP 26 67 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.30% 5.49% 9.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.16% 11.69% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 52 80
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £500 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.15% +1.67%
10th Percentile £381 £278 £293
90th Percentile £554 £700 £450
South East median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +17.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £20.00
South East median hourly rate £30.83 - £20.00

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 363 573 592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 46.12% 46.93% 51.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 425 415
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.73% +1.76% +10.39%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £311
90th Percentile £556 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 16
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £46.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £35.09 £35.75 £16.75
90th Percentile £51.63 £57.50 £77.50
South East median hourly rate £45.60 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +7.29% - +6.25%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Oxfordshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Oxfordshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Oxfordshire

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Oxfordshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 May 2019. 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
Oxford +2 19 £500 - 13
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) TDD
4 10 (38.46%) Spring
4 10 (38.46%) Symfony
4 10 (38.46%) Java
4 10 (38.46%) Scrum
5 9 (34.62%) MySQL
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle
5 9 (34.62%) Python
5 9 (34.62%) BDD
5 9 (34.62%) Kafka
6 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 8 (30.77%) React
6 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 7 (26.92%) HTML
7 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
7 7 (26.92%) Docker
7 7 (26.92%) DevOps
7 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
8 6 (23.08%) Swagger
9 5 (19.23%) Open Source Development
9 5 (19.23%) Spotify
9 5 (19.23%) Open Source
9 5 (19.23%) Kanban
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (19.23%) .NET
9 5 (19.23%) OO

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
1 4 (15.38%) Apache Spark
1 4 (15.38%) ColdFusion
1 4 (15.38%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Datadog
3 3 (11.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
1 4 (15.38%) FTP
1 4 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) GoCD
3 4 (15.38%) Gradle
3 4 (15.38%) IntelliJ
3 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
4 3 (11.54%) JIRA
4 3 (11.54%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) gulp
5 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.85%) Protractor
5 1 (3.85%) webpack
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 8 (30.77%) PHP Developer
4 5 (19.23%) AWS Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Java Scala Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Scala Developer
6 3 (11.54%) HTML Developer
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (11.54%) React Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.69%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Symfony Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Spring
1 10 (38.46%) Symfony
2 9 (34.62%) Kafka
3 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 8 (30.77%) React
4 7 (26.92%) HTML
5 6 (23.08%) Swagger
6 5 (19.23%) .NET
7 4 (15.38%) Dropwizard
7 4 (15.38%) Java SE
7 4 (15.38%) Lambda Expressions
7 4 (15.38%) LAMP
7 4 (15.38%) Redux
7 4 (15.38%) RESTful
7 4 (15.38%) Spring Boot
8 3 (11.54%) CSS
8 3 (11.54%) HTML5
8 3 (11.54%) Laravel
9 1 (3.85%) jQuery
9 1 (3.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) TDD
3 10 (38.46%) Scrum
4 9 (34.62%) BDD
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (26.92%) DevOps
5 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) Kanban
6 5 (19.23%) OO
6 5 (19.23%) Open Source
6 5 (19.23%) Open Source Development
7 4 (15.38%) ATDD
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (15.38%) Functional Programming
7 4 (15.38%) Immutable Server
7 4 (15.38%) Machine Learning
7 4 (15.38%) SOLID
7 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineering
7 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 10 (38.46%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) Python
4 4 (15.38%) Java 9
4 4 (15.38%) Kotlin
4 4 (15.38%) Perl
4 4 (15.38%) Ruby
4 4 (15.38%) Scala
4 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) PHP 5
5 3 (11.54%) PHP 7
6 1 (3.85%) Java 8
6 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Graphite
1 4 (15.38%) Kibana
1 4 (15.38%) logstash
1 4 (15.38%) Nagios
1 4 (15.38%) StatsD
1 4 (15.38%) Terraform
2 3 (11.54%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (19.23%) Spotify
3 4 (15.38%) New Relic
4 3 (11.54%) HP