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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
London / City of London
Rank 127 144 138
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 21 15 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.47% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.49% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 32
Median daily rate £375 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- +141.02%

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
2772 3062 4915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.03% 95.48% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2195 2417 3762
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, 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 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (45.65%) Symfony
3 18 (39.13%) Zend
3 18 (39.13%) HTML
3 18 (39.13%) CSS
4 16 (34.78%) Marketing
4 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (32.61%) TDD
5 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
5 15 (32.61%) MVC
6 13 (28.26%) OO
6 13 (28.26%) BDD
7 11 (23.91%) HTML5
7 11 (23.91%) MySQL
8 10 (21.74%) Laravel
9 9 (19.57%) OOP
10 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
10 8 (17.39%) SQL
10 8 (17.39%) Zend Framework
10 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
11 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
12 6 (13.04%) jQuery
12 6 (13.04%) Linux
13 5 (10.87%) WordPress
13 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
13 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
13 5 (10.87%) REST
13 5 (10.87%) CSS3
14 4 (8.70%) Magento
14 4 (8.70%) User Experience

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 5 (10.87%) WordPress
2 3 (6.52%) Apache
2 3 (6.52%) Drupal
3 2 (4.35%) CMS
3 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) LiveCycle
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Magento
2 2 (4.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Trello
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) Firebug
3 1 (2.17%) Grunt
3 1 (2.17%) gulp
3 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (34.78%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Publishing
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) Symfony
2 18 (39.13%) CSS
2 18 (39.13%) HTML
3 11 (23.91%) HTML5
4 10 (21.74%) Laravel
5 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
5 8 (17.39%) Zend Framework
6 6 (13.04%) jQuery
7 5 (10.87%) CSS3
7 5 (10.87%) REST
8 3 (6.52%) Backbone.js
8 3 (6.52%) CakePHP
8 3 (6.52%) LAMP
9 2 (4.35%) .NET
9 2 (4.35%) Ember.js
9 2 (4.35%) React
9 2 (4.35%) RESTful
9 2 (4.35%) Sass
9 2 (4.35%) Silex
10 1 (2.17%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) User Experience
2 3 (6.52%) Fintech
2 3 (6.52%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (6.52%) NHS
2 3 (6.52%) Social Media
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) MVC
2 15 (32.61%) TDD
3 13 (28.26%) BDD
3 13 (28.26%) OO
4 9 (19.57%) OOP
5 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.52%) Analytics
6 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.52%) DevOps
6 3 (6.52%) Front End Development
7 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (4.35%) Kanban
7 2 (4.35%) Microservices
7 2 (4.35%) Migration
7 2 (4.35%) OO PHP
7 2 (4.35%) Scrum
7 2 (4.35%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.39%) SQL
4 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.35%) PHP 5
5 2 (4.35%) Python
5 2 (4.35%) Ruby
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) C++
6 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
1 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Zend
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) PayPal
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) Panasonic
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