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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 140 140 136
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 22 23 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 0.66% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.70% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 62
Median daily rate £375 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £200 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £405 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £45.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +73.07%
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
3056 3309 5472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.50% 95.64% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2427 2624 4179
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 108
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 48 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (54.17%) HTML
2 26 (54.17%) CSS
3 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (43.75%) OO
5 20 (41.67%) TDD
6 19 (39.58%) Marketing
7 18 (37.50%) Symfony
7 18 (37.50%) Zend
7 18 (37.50%) MVC
8 17 (35.42%) MySQL
8 17 (35.42%) BDD
9 16 (33.33%) HTML5
9 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 13 (27.08%) OOP
10 13 (27.08%) Zend Framework
11 11 (22.92%) SQL
12 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
13 8 (16.67%) Linux
13 8 (16.67%) jQuery
13 8 (16.67%) Laravel
13 8 (16.67%) User Experience
14 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
14 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
14 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
14 7 (14.58%) Oracle
15 6 (12.50%) WordPress
15 6 (12.50%) Ember.js
15 6 (12.50%) CSS3
16 5 (10.42%) Scala

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 6 (12.50%) WordPress
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) CMS
3 2 (4.17%) Drupal
3 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.08%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) GitHub
1 2 (4.17%) Trello
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) MySQL
2 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) Ant
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.08%) Firebug
3 1 (2.08%) Gradle
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 19 (39.58%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
2 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) CSS
1 26 (54.17%) HTML
2 18 (37.50%) Symfony
3 16 (33.33%) HTML5
4 13 (27.08%) Zend Framework
5 8 (16.67%) jQuery
5 8 (16.67%) Laravel
6 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
7 6 (12.50%) CSS3
7 6 (12.50%) Ember.js
8 5 (10.42%) LAMP
9 4 (8.33%) Node.js
9 4 (8.33%) REST
10 3 (6.25%) Backbone.js
10 3 (6.25%) JSON
10 3 (6.25%) RESTful
11 2 (4.17%) .NET
11 2 (4.17%) Ajax
11 2 (4.17%) Django
11 2 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Fintech
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.17%) NHS
2 2 (4.17%) Semantic Web
2 2 (4.17%) Statistics
3 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) OO
3 20 (41.67%) TDD
4 18 (37.50%) MVC
5 17 (35.42%) BDD
6 13 (27.08%) OOP
7 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (10.42%) OO PHP
8 5 (10.42%) Web Development
9 4 (8.33%) API Design
9 4 (8.33%) DevOps
9 4 (8.33%) Microservices
9 4 (8.33%) Scrum
10 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 3 (6.25%) SOLID
11 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.17%) Kanban
11 2 (4.17%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.92%) SQL
4 5 (10.42%) Scala
5 4 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) Go
7 1 (2.08%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Zend
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle
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