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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 64 95 72
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -23
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 29 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.78% 0.63% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 0.65% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 18
Median daily rate £300 £300 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £223 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £333 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -36.29%
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
1572 1698 1506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.44% 96.53% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 960 731
Median daily rate £375 £365 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 94 163
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £21.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Leicestershire +10 10 £261 -5.00% 3
Nottinghamshire +3 8 £350 +16.66% 3
Lincolnshire - 8 £300 - 6
Northamptonshire +11 2 £256 +156.25% 2
Derbyshire - 2 £238 - 4
PHP Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 45 (100.00%) PHP
2 33 (73.33%) MySQL
3 27 (60.00%) HTML
4 26 (57.78%) CSS
5 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
6 19 (42.22%) OO
7 16 (35.56%) LAMP
8 14 (31.11%) Web Development
8 14 (31.11%) jQuery
9 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
9 13 (28.89%) Symfony
9 13 (28.89%) HTML5
9 13 (28.89%) OO PHP
10 12 (26.67%) Zend
10 12 (26.67%) Magento
11 11 (24.44%) MVC
12 10 (22.22%) Web Services
13 9 (20.00%) SOAP
13 9 (20.00%) OOP
13 9 (20.00%) PHP 5
14 8 (17.78%) Ajax
14 8 (17.78%) Linux
14 8 (17.78%) CSS3
15 7 (15.56%) Laravel
15 7 (15.56%) REST
15 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
15 7 (15.56%) CRM
15 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (13.33%) Subversion
16 6 (13.33%) Zend Framework

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 5 (11.11%) WordPress
2 4 (8.89%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) Node.js
3 3 (6.67%) Drupal
4 2 (4.44%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.44%) CMS
4 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (73.33%) MySQL
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.44%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) Subversion
3 4 (8.89%) Mercurial
3 4 (8.89%) PhpStorm
4 3 (6.67%) PHPUnit
5 2 (4.44%) gulp
5 2 (4.44%) JIRA
6 1 (2.22%) Xdebug
General
1 5 (11.11%) Marketing
2 4 (8.89%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (60.00%) HTML
2 26 (57.78%) CSS
3 16 (35.56%) LAMP
4 14 (31.11%) jQuery
5 13 (28.89%) HTML5
5 13 (28.89%) Symfony
6 10 (22.22%) Web Services
7 9 (20.00%) SOAP
8 8 (17.78%) Ajax
8 8 (17.78%) CSS3
9 7 (15.56%) Laravel
9 7 (15.56%) REST
10 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 6 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (13.33%) XML
10 6 (13.33%) Zend Framework
11 5 (11.11%) JSON
12 4 (8.89%) .NET
12 4 (8.89%) MEAN Stack
12 4 (8.89%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) CentOS
2 3 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) OO
2 14 (31.11%) Web Development
3 13 (28.89%) OO PHP
4 11 (24.44%) MVC
5 9 (20.00%) OOP
6 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.56%) CRM
7 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.11%) ERP
8 5 (11.11%) Front End Development
8 5 (11.11%) TDD
9 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
10 3 (6.67%) Scrum
10 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (4.44%) API Integration
12 1 (2.22%) Coaching
12 1 (2.22%) Open Source
12 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
12 1 (2.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) PHP
2 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.00%) PHP 5
4 5 (11.11%) Java
5 4 (8.89%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Zend
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle