The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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 City of London 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 191 210 213
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 4 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% 0.13% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.14% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Average daily rate
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£368 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £335 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £495 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £291
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5358 6583 7230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.01% 92.63% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3905 4838 5269
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 171 168
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.72 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.19 £49.60 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior PHP Developer
London

Senior PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer across the City of London region.

Senior PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) Symfony
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) OO PHP
3 4 (44.44%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Zend
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) OAuth
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Front Office
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) Music Industry
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
6 1 (11.11%) PHP5
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (11.11%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Symfony
2 3 (33.33%) OAuth
2 3 (33.33%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) OO
1 5 (55.56%) OO PHP
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Zend