The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 7 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 7 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 13.46% 11.27% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.89% 12.12% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £265 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bath region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47 66 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 90.38% 92.96% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 33 16
Average daily rate £300 £285 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Developer across the Bath region.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bath

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (94.12%) MySQL
3 8 (47.06%) OOP
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) PHP5
3 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
4 7 (41.18%) CSS3
4 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
4 7 (41.18%) HTML5
4 7 (41.18%) RESTful
4 7 (41.18%) Drupal
4 7 (41.18%) OOD
4 7 (41.18%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) Web Services
4 7 (41.18%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) Zend
6 5 (29.41%) CodeIgniter
6 5 (29.41%) Symfony
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
6 5 (29.41%) Digital Media
7 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
7 3 (17.65%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) TDD
7 3 (17.65%) LAMP
7 3 (17.65%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
9 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
9 1 (5.88%) Java
9 1 (5.88%) SQL

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) Drupal
2 3 (17.65%) ExpressionEngine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) MySQL
2 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) CSS3
1 7 (41.18%) HTML5
1 7 (41.18%) RESTful
1 7 (41.18%) CSS
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (29.41%) Symfony
3 3 (17.65%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) OOP
2 7 (41.18%) OOD
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) PHP5
3 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Zend
Bath, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £275 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago