Period
to 22 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 July 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 8 26
Rank change year-on-year -30 +18 +10
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 38 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.28% 12.62% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.02% 43.18% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 36 6
Slough median daily rate £425 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +15.94% -1.43%
10th Percentile £408 £208 £314
90th Percentile £458 £450 £388
Berkshire median daily rate £370 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -1.33% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Slough with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 57 88 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 18.21% 29.24% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 70 52
Slough median daily rate £413 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -1.54% +16.07%
10th Percentile £313 £224 £313
90th Percentile £588 £489 £539
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.75 £30.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +52.50% +71.43% +40.00%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Slough

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Slough

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Slough

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

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) OpenShift
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (75.00%) AWS CloudTrail
1 3 (75.00%) Private Cloud
1 3 (75.00%) Public Cloud
1 3 (75.00%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (75.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (75.00%) AWS CloudTrail
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) OpenShift
2 2 (50.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Private Cloud
1 3 (75.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (75.00%) Deployment Automation
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat