The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 61 53 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -43
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 7 22 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.82% 2.37% 9.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 2.48% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 78
Median daily rate £283 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £297 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
PHP Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
831 888 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 97.08% 95.48% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 659 557
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £253 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 47
Median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.74 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, PHP Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (76.92%) MySQL
3 7 (53.85%) Symfony
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) LAMP
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) Zend
7 3 (23.08%) Drupal
7 3 (23.08%) Laravel
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
8 2 (15.38%) Scrum
8 2 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
8 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 2 (15.38%) PHP 5
8 2 (15.38%) jQuery
8 2 (15.38%) WordPress
8 2 (15.38%) Marketing
9 1 (7.69%) Network Security
9 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
9 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (7.69%) CakePHP
9 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (23.08%) Drupal
2 2 (15.38%) WordPress
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Extranet
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Symfony
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) LAMP
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) Laravel
6 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) Behat
7 1 (7.69%) CakePHP
7 1 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (7.69%) Doctrine
7 1 (7.69%) Ember.js
7 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
7 1 (7.69%) JSON
7 1 (7.69%) React
7 1 (7.69%) RESTful
7 1 (7.69%) RSS
7 1 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) XSLT
7 1 (7.69%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blog
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) Global Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Sencha