The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 75 93 77
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 26 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.59% 0.51% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 0.53% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 20
Median daily rate £425 £313 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% +28.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £180 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £368 £318
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 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +40.62%
PHP Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1567 1498 1569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.90% 96.15% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 903 846
Median daily rate £368 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 81 105
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £8.50 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £20.00 £23.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 19 £425 - 12
Derbyshire - 2 £200 - 2
Northamptonshire - 2 £338 - 2
Leicestershire -12 1 - - 6
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 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 East Midlands region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 66 (100.00%) PHP
2 39 (59.09%) Git (software)
3 36 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 35 (53.03%) OO
4 35 (53.03%) Jenkins
4 35 (53.03%) OO PHP
5 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (48.48%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (42.42%) Linux
8 27 (40.91%) CSS
8 27 (40.91%) HTML
8 27 (40.91%) BDD
9 25 (37.88%) HTTP
10 24 (36.36%) Unix
10 24 (36.36%) Symfony
10 24 (36.36%) Docker
11 23 (34.85%) Doctrine
11 23 (34.85%) Behat
12 22 (33.33%) Mac OS X
13 21 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (31.82%) Relational Database
14 20 (30.30%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (28.79%) Web Development
16 16 (24.24%) Zend
16 16 (24.24%) Security Cleared
16 16 (24.24%) Visualisation
17 15 (22.73%) WebDriver
17 15 (22.73%) Cucumber
17 15 (22.73%) Mentoring
17 15 (22.73%) Configuration Management

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 13 (19.70%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (10.61%) WordPress
3 4 (6.06%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) Apache
4 2 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.03%) Pixelmator
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
1 21 (31.82%) Relational Database
2 13 (19.70%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (59.09%) Git (software)
2 35 (53.03%) Jenkins
3 15 (22.73%) Cucumber
3 15 (22.73%) WebDriver
4 8 (12.12%) PHPUnit
5 5 (7.58%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.55%) JIRA
7 2 (3.03%) Grunt
7 2 (3.03%) gulp
7 2 (3.03%) Protractor
8 1 (1.52%) Ant
8 1 (1.52%) Maven
8 1 (1.52%) Selenium
8 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
1 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Electronics
3 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.91%) CSS
1 27 (40.91%) HTML
2 24 (36.36%) Symfony
3 23 (34.85%) Behat
3 23 (34.85%) Doctrine
4 12 (18.18%) Zend Framework
5 9 (13.64%) JMS
6 8 (12.12%) jQuery
7 7 (10.61%) LAMP
8 6 (9.09%) REST
9 5 (7.58%) Laravel
10 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.06%) Node.js
11 3 (4.55%) CSS3
12 2 (3.03%) Gherkin
12 2 (3.03%) HTML5
12 2 (3.03%) LESS
12 2 (3.03%) Twig
12 2 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (1.52%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.52%) iPad
3 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.52%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) Linux
2 24 (36.36%) Unix
3 22 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.03%) OO
1 35 (53.03%) OO PHP
2 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (48.48%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (40.91%) BDD
5 20 (30.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (28.79%) Web Development
7 15 (22.73%) Configuration Management
7 15 (22.73%) Mentoring
8 13 (19.70%) Line Management
9 11 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (16.67%) Web Design
10 9 (13.64%) Case Management
11 8 (12.12%) Front End Development
12 7 (10.61%) Open Source
13 6 (9.09%) MVC
14 3 (4.55%) TDD
14 3 (4.55%) Web Operations
15 2 (3.03%) Continuous Deployment
15 2 (3.03%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) PHP
2 36 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (1.52%) C#
4 1 (1.52%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.15%) DBS Check
3 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.03%) WAI
System Software
1 24 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Nagios
1 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Zend
2 2 (3.03%) SAP