Period
to 21 February 2020

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 21 February 2020 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
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 35 49 57
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8 -30
Contract jobs citing PHP 21 26 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.95% 2.88% 4.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.30% 5.96% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 46
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £331 £365 £275
90th Percentile £563 £550 £575
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year - +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £14.15 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year -59.57% -1.41% +31.48%

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 253 436 617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 47.56% 48.34% 49.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 327 486
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.56%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £550 £550 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 7
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.75% +9.59%
10th Percentile £29.00 £41.25 £27.10
90th Percentile £49.50 £52.50 £77.50
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -7.78% - +9.76%

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 21 February 2020.

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 21 February 2020. 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 +8 16 £450 -10.00% 22
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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 (90.48%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) React
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
4 8 (38.10%) Python
4 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
4 8 (38.10%) Ruby
5 7 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (33.33%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) Symfony
6 6 (28.57%) Front End Development
6 6 (28.57%) Magento
6 6 (28.57%) Laravel
6 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
7 5 (23.81%) Vue.js
8 4 (19.05%) Azure
8 4 (19.05%) AWS
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) CakePHP
8 4 (19.05%) Web Development
9 3 (14.29%) WordPress
10 2 (9.52%) jQuery
10 2 (9.52%) Time Management
10 2 (9.52%) LAMP
10 2 (9.52%) Web Design
10 2 (9.52%) Linux
10 2 (9.52%) MySQL
10 2 (9.52%) Retail
10 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
10 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving

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 3 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) Luigi
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Magento
2 1 (4.76%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) AWS
1 4 (19.05%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 5 (23.81%) React Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Magento Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior PHP Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 2 (9.52%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) React
2 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) HTML
3 7 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 6 (28.57%) Laravel
4 6 (28.57%) Symfony
5 5 (23.81%) Vue.js
6 4 (19.05%) CakePHP
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
7 2 (9.52%) jQuery
7 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (9.52%) LAMP
8 1 (4.76%) CSS3
8 1 (4.76%) HTML5
8 1 (4.76%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
2 6 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 4 (19.05%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (9.52%) Time Management
4 2 (9.52%) Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) Data Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) ES6
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Flume
1 1 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) WooCommerce