The first table below looks at the demand for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 69 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 2 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.25% 0.82% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.87% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Average daily rate
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£338 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £264
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
751 686 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.06% 93.84% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 307 345
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 80 139
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
PHP Developer
East of England

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough 0 1 £338 +22.72% 2
St Neots - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 6
Huntingdon - - - - 1
PHP Developer
East of England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) PHP5
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) Zend
5 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) OOP
5 3 (30.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) Symfony
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) TDD
7 1 (10.00%) Subversion
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (10.00%) Behat
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) Symfony
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (10.00%) Memcached
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Gearman
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) FreeBSD
1 1 (10.00%) Debian
1 1 (10.00%) Gentoo
1 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) PHP5
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Zend
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
e-Recruiter
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago