The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 75 63 79
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 15 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.00% 1.77% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.91% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 11
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£275 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +40.00%
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
1411 1521 1416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.32% 92.91% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 729 769 641
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £135 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 98 115
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +12 10 £273 -9.16% 6
Nottinghamshire +9 2 £295 -1.66% 8
Lincolnshire +4 1 - - 2
Northamptonshire -3 1 £275 +22.22% 7
Derbyshire - - - - 1
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 37 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
3 24 (64.86%) MySQL
3 24 (64.86%) CSS
4 23 (62.16%) HTML
5 17 (45.95%) jQuery
6 12 (32.43%) Ajax
7 10 (27.03%) XML
7 10 (27.03%) OOP
7 10 (27.03%) Apache
7 10 (27.03%) WordPress
7 10 (27.03%) Zend
7 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
8 9 (24.32%) HTML5
8 9 (24.32%) Symfony
8 9 (24.32%) Linux
9 8 (21.62%) Subversion
9 8 (21.62%) MVC
9 8 (21.62%) PHP5
10 7 (18.92%) XHTML
11 6 (16.22%) OO
11 6 (16.22%) LAMP
11 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.22%) JSON
11 6 (16.22%) CSS3
12 5 (13.51%) Rackspace Cloud
12 5 (13.51%) Rackspace
12 5 (13.51%) Retail
12 5 (13.51%) CakePHP
12 5 (13.51%) RESTful

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (27.03%) Apache
1 10 (27.03%) WordPress
2 5 (13.51%) CMS
3 3 (8.11%) Drupal
3 3 (8.11%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (5.41%) Moodle
5 1 (2.70%) Node.js
5 1 (2.70%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) SSL
1 3 (8.11%) SSH
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) MySQL
2 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.62%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.70%) Flash Builder
General
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) CSS
2 23 (62.16%) HTML
3 17 (45.95%) jQuery
4 12 (32.43%) Ajax
5 10 (27.03%) XML
6 9 (24.32%) Symfony
6 9 (24.32%) HTML5
7 7 (18.92%) XHTML
8 6 (16.22%) LAMP
8 6 (16.22%) JSON
8 6 (16.22%) CSS3
9 5 (13.51%) CakePHP
9 5 (13.51%) RESTful
10 3 (8.11%) SOAP
11 2 (5.41%) .NET
11 2 (5.41%) Google Maps API
11 2 (5.41%) Zend Framework
11 2 (5.41%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (5.41%) Laravel
11 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) E-Learning
1 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) CentOS
2 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) UNIX
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) OOP
2 8 (21.62%) MVC
3 6 (16.22%) OO
3 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.81%) SEO
5 4 (10.81%) Web Development
6 3 (8.11%) TDD
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) System Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.70%) UML
8 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.70%) Android Development
8 1 (2.70%) OO PHP
8 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.62%) PHP5
4 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 3 (8.11%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) Perl
5 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.70%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Zend
2 5 (13.51%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.41%) Google
3 2 (5.41%) Facebook
3 2 (5.41%) Twitter
3 2 (5.41%) Adobe
4 1 (2.70%) Apple
4 1 (2.70%) Perforce
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 25 days ago
Nottingham
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Rate: £325 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Loughborough
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £15600 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago