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 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 16 27 26
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1  
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.57% 0.92% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 5.71% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £450 £200 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +125.00% -25.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.83%  
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 Slough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 35 35 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 25.00% 16.06% 31.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 46
Median daily rate £450 £305 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.54% -11.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £143 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £358 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £175.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.57% +438.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Slough over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Slough

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Slough

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 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 Slough region with a requirement for PHP.

1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) MySQL
3 7 (70.00%) Front End Development
4 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
4 6 (60.00%) Laravel
4 6 (60.00%) Web Development
4 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (60.00%) RESTful
4 6 (60.00%) Subversion
4 6 (60.00%) OO
4 6 (60.00%) LDAP
4 6 (60.00%) OOD
5 5 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (30.00%) SAP
6 3 (30.00%) Electronics
6 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (30.00%) Marketing
6 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (20.00%) MariaDB
7 2 (20.00%) Ansible

PHP
Top Related 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) MariaDB
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Electronics
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (60.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
5 4 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Administrator
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 2 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) Laravel
2 6 (60.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) Sass
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) OOD
2 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) PHP 7
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
1 2 (20.00%) NFS
1 2 (20.00%) Samba
1 2 (20.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
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