The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 171 144 171
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +27
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 32 56 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.96% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.04% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 45 38
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £385 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -35.71%
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
5044 5363 6721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.08% 92.20% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3955 3878 4908
Average daily rate £451 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 91 148
Average hourly rate £15.75 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £12.90 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £35.00 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 31 August 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 66 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (78.79%) MySQL
3 34 (51.52%) HTML
4 33 (50.00%) CSS
5 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
5 28 (42.42%) Symfony
6 26 (39.39%) OO
7 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (34.85%) SQL
9 22 (33.33%) Subversion
10 20 (30.30%) Linux
11 18 (27.27%) Apache
11 18 (27.27%) jQuery
12 17 (25.76%) MVC
12 17 (25.76%) Finance
13 16 (24.24%) Laravel
14 14 (21.21%) PHP5
15 13 (19.70%) OO PHP
15 13 (19.70%) Zend
16 12 (18.18%) LAMP
16 12 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
17 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
17 11 (16.67%) Project Management
17 11 (16.67%) Web Services
17 11 (16.67%) TDD
17 11 (16.67%) Scrum
17 11 (16.67%) Relational Database
17 11 (16.67%) FogBugz
17 11 (16.67%) Trac
17 11 (16.67%) Redmine

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (27.27%) Apache
2 5 (7.58%) WordPress
3 4 (6.06%) Drupal
4 2 (3.03%) Moodle
5 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.52%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
1 1 (1.52%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) GitHub
2 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (78.79%) MySQL
2 11 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (33.33%) Subversion
2 11 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 11 (16.67%) Redmine
2 11 (16.67%) FogBugz
2 11 (16.67%) Trac
3 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.58%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.52%) Selenium
5 1 (1.52%) Broccoli
5 1 (1.52%) Behat
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Publishing
2 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (51.52%) HTML
2 33 (50.00%) CSS
3 28 (42.42%) Symfony
4 18 (27.27%) jQuery
5 16 (24.24%) Laravel
6 12 (18.18%) LAMP
7 11 (16.67%) Web Services
8 8 (12.12%) Ajax
8 8 (12.12%) AngularJS
9 6 (9.09%) HTML5
9 6 (9.09%) XHTML
10 5 (7.58%) CSS3
11 4 (6.06%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (6.06%) XML
12 3 (4.55%) Doctrine
13 2 (3.03%) Phalcon
13 2 (3.03%) Backbone.js
13 2 (3.03%) XSL
13 2 (3.03%) CakePHP
13 2 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.03%) Internet of Things
2 2 (3.03%) E-Learning
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.52%) VLE
3 1 (1.52%) Interactive TV
3 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.30%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) CentOS
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) OO
2 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.76%) MVC
4 13 (19.70%) OO PHP
5 11 (16.67%) Project Management
5 11 (16.67%) TDD
5 11 (16.67%) Scrum
6 10 (15.15%) Open Source
7 9 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 9 (13.64%) Kanban
7 9 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 9 (13.64%) Coaching
7 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.55%) CRM
8 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.55%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.55%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.03%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (3.03%) BDD
9 2 (3.03%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) PHP
2 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 23 (34.85%) SQL
4 14 (21.21%) PHP5
5 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.55%) Java
6 3 (4.55%) Python
7 2 (3.03%) Perl
7 2 (3.03%) C
7 2 (3.03%) C++
7 2 (3.03%) Ruby
8 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.52%) Go
8 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Zend
2 12 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.52%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.52%) Facebook
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) Siebel
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
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