The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 27 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.

PHP
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 59 60
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Contract jobs citing PHP 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.94% 0.46% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 1.44% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £323 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.76% +8.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 184 209 176
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 28.75% 32.06% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 141 97
Median daily rate £413 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -0.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £446 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 7
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +99.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £11.00 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.43 £30.80
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 Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Wiltshire

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Wiltshire

PHP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham +6 4 £350 +16.66% 1
Corsham - 1 - -
Malmesbury - 1 £295 -
Swindon - 1 - - 1
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (62.50%) Data Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Data Cleansing
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) MS Access
2 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (62.50%) High Availability
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) LAMP
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) MS Access
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Database Developer
3 2 (25.00%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Laravel
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) SAML
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Cleansing
1 5 (62.50%) Data Migration
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
1 5 (62.50%) Issue Tracking
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SANS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Shibboleth
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Gemalto
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware