Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 102 107
Rank change year-on-year -17 +5 -54
Contract jobs citing PHP 25 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.90% 1.34% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 3.47% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 24
Surrey median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% +14.04%
10th Percentile £296 £263 £221
90th Percentile £540 £460 £418
South East median daily rate £363 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +3.57% +16.67% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £11.00 -
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £17.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +82.35% -39.29% -6.67%

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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1054 893 1128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 37.75% 38.62% 41.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 613 743
Surrey median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £330 £306 £281
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 23
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -9.09%
10th Percentile £25.00 £21.00 £33.00
90th Percentile £50.03 £46.00 £51.74
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Surrey

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Surrey

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Surrey

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Surrey

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Camberley +5 3 £540 +27.06% 1
Guildford -3 2 - - 9
Staines +7 1 - - 1
Leatherhead -7 1 - -
Reigate - 1 £425 - 2
Haslemere - 1 £325 -
Dorking - 1 £300 -
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for PHP.

1 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) CSS
4 9 (36.00%) HTML5
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) Python
6 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
7 6 (24.00%) Java
7 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (24.00%) CSS3
8 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (20.00%) Marketing
8 5 (20.00%) Perl
8 5 (20.00%) Photoshop
9 4 (16.00%) Linux
9 4 (16.00%) Unix
9 4 (16.00%) Degree
9 4 (16.00%) Publishing
9 4 (16.00%) Scrum
9 4 (16.00%) Adobe Premiere
9 4 (16.00%) Drupal
9 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
9 4 (16.00%) Laravel
9 4 (16.00%) Infographics
9 4 (16.00%) A/B Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Optimizely
9 4 (16.00%) Hotjar
9 4 (16.00%) Collaborative Working
10 3 (12.00%) PHP 7
10 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (16.00%) Drupal
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Moodle
3 2 (8.00%) nginx
4 1 (4.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (16.00%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (4.00%) SMS
1 1 (4.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) GIS
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Redis
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing Assistant
2 4 (16.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (12.00%) Moodle Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Angular Developer
4 2 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Product Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Product Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Product Owner
4 2 (8.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 11 (44.00%) CSS
3 9 (36.00%) HTML5
4 6 (24.00%) CSS3
5 4 (16.00%) Laravel
6 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (12.00%) LAMP
6 3 (12.00%) REST
6 3 (12.00%) RESTful
6 3 (12.00%) XAMPP
7 2 (8.00%) .NET
7 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.00%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (8.00%) LESS
7 2 (8.00%) Node.js
7 2 (8.00%) Swagger
7 2 (8.00%) Symfony
7 2 (8.00%) Web Services
7 2 (8.00%) WebGL
8 1 (4.00%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Blog
2 1 (4.00%) Fintech
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
2 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) CentOS
3 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) A/B Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (16.00%) Infographics
3 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Kanban
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (8.00%) User Stories
5 2 (8.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (4.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) Python
4 6 (24.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) Perl
6 3 (12.00%) PHP 7
6 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (8.00%) C#
7 2 (8.00%) C++
7 2 (8.00%) Ruby
8 1 (4.00%) PHP 4
8 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
8 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Hotjar
1 4 (16.00%) Optimizely
2 2 (8.00%) Mapbox
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix