The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 141 157 136
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 25 31 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.66% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.69% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 64
Median daily rate £375 £370 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £263 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £409 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +114.28%
PHP Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3261 4465 5494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.96% 95.22% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2594 3520 4023
Median daily rate £475 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 68 110
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.04 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 City of London region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (49.06%) CSS
3 24 (45.28%) HTML
3 24 (45.28%) OO
3 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (43.40%) TDD
5 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
6 20 (37.74%) MySQL
7 19 (35.85%) Symfony
8 17 (32.08%) MVC
9 14 (26.42%) HTML5
9 14 (26.42%) BDD
10 13 (24.53%) Marketing
11 12 (22.64%) SQL
11 12 (22.64%) OOP
11 12 (22.64%) Zend
12 10 (18.87%) Linux
12 10 (18.87%) OO PHP
13 9 (16.98%) Zend Framework
14 8 (15.09%) jQuery
14 8 (15.09%) REST
14 8 (15.09%) CSS3
14 8 (15.09%) Laravel
14 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
15 7 (13.21%) Web Development
15 7 (13.21%) WordPress
15 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
16 6 (11.32%) Open Source
16 6 (11.32%) CodeIgniter
16 6 (11.32%) Drupal

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (13.21%) WordPress
2 6 (11.32%) Drupal
3 4 (7.55%) Apache
4 2 (3.77%) CMS
4 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.89%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
1 1 (1.89%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) GitHub
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (3.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
1 2 (3.77%) Network Security
2 1 (1.89%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.77%) Redis
5 1 (1.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.77%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) Ant
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.89%) Gradle
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Maven
3 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 13 (24.53%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (49.06%) CSS
2 24 (45.28%) HTML
3 19 (35.85%) Symfony
4 14 (26.42%) HTML5
5 9 (16.98%) Zend Framework
6 8 (15.09%) CSS3
6 8 (15.09%) jQuery
6 8 (15.09%) Laravel
6 8 (15.09%) REST
7 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
7 6 (11.32%) CodeIgniter
7 6 (11.32%) Ember.js
7 6 (11.32%) JSON
8 5 (9.43%) LAMP
8 5 (9.43%) RESTful
9 4 (7.55%) Backbone.js
9 4 (7.55%) Node.js
9 4 (7.55%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (7.55%) XML
10 3 (5.66%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) User Experience
2 3 (5.66%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.77%) Fintech
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Semantic Web
3 2 (3.77%) Statistics
4 1 (1.89%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (45.28%) OO
2 23 (43.40%) TDD
3 17 (32.08%) MVC
4 14 (26.42%) BDD
5 12 (22.64%) OOP
6 10 (18.87%) OO PHP
7 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
8 7 (13.21%) Web Development
9 6 (11.32%) Open Source
10 5 (9.43%) API Development
10 5 (9.43%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (7.55%) CRM
11 4 (7.55%) Microservices
11 4 (7.55%) Scrum
12 3 (5.66%) API Design
12 3 (5.66%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 3 (5.66%) DevOps
12 3 (5.66%) SOLID
13 2 (3.77%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
3 12 (22.64%) SQL
4 6 (11.32%) Java
5 5 (9.43%) Scala
6 4 (7.55%) Ruby
7 3 (5.66%) Go
8 2 (3.77%) Python
9 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.89%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Zend
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Sybase
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