The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 East Midlands 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 67 73 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 19 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.35% 1.20% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.29% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.83% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £315 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £250 £260
% change year-on-year
+32.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +55.55%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1335 1317 1264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.15% 92.88% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 639 617
Average daily rate £340 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 104 97
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.35 £35.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
PHP Developer
England

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
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 10 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 July 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 +3 9 £223 -25.83% 11
Northamptonshire +5 5 £285 - 5
Nottinghamshire +7 3 £98 -71.11% 9
Derbyshire -5 2 £200 -3.61% 1
Rutland - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - - 2
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 42 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (73.81%) JavaScript
3 27 (64.29%) MySQL
3 27 (64.29%) CSS
4 25 (59.52%) HTML
5 21 (50.00%) jQuery
6 13 (30.95%) OOP
6 13 (30.95%) Symfony
7 12 (28.57%) Apache
7 12 (28.57%) Linux
8 11 (26.19%) OO
8 11 (26.19%) Zend
8 11 (26.19%) Ajax
8 11 (26.19%) HTML5
9 9 (21.43%) CSS3
9 9 (21.43%) MVC
9 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (19.05%) XML
10 8 (19.05%) WordPress
11 7 (16.67%) Retail
11 7 (16.67%) Subversion
12 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
13 5 (11.90%) RESTful
13 5 (11.90%) PHP5
13 5 (11.90%) Rackspace
13 5 (11.90%) Rackspace Cloud
13 5 (11.90%) Zend Framework
13 5 (11.90%) CakePHP
13 5 (11.90%) CMS
13 5 (11.90%) XHTML

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 12 (28.57%) Apache
2 8 (19.05%) WordPress
3 5 (11.90%) CMS
4 3 (7.14%) Drupal
5 2 (4.76%) Moodle
5 2 (4.76%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (4.76%) Node.js
6 1 (2.38%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) ElastiCache
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SSL
1 3 (7.14%) SSH
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Intranet
2 1 (2.38%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (64.29%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Subversion
2 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) Flash Builder
3 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Publishing
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (64.29%) CSS
2 25 (59.52%) HTML
3 21 (50.00%) jQuery
4 13 (30.95%) Symfony
5 11 (26.19%) Ajax
5 11 (26.19%) HTML5
6 9 (21.43%) CSS3
7 8 (19.05%) XML
8 5 (11.90%) XHTML
8 5 (11.90%) Zend Framework
8 5 (11.90%) CakePHP
8 5 (11.90%) RESTful
9 4 (9.52%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (9.52%) JSON
9 4 (9.52%) LAMP
10 3 (7.14%) SOAP
11 2 (4.76%) Web Services
11 2 (4.76%) .NET
11 2 (4.76%) Laravel
11 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.38%) Open Source
2 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) CentOS
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) UNIX
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) OOP
2 11 (26.19%) OO
3 9 (21.43%) MVC
3 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.52%) Web Development
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) SEO
7 2 (4.76%) System Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Web Design
8 1 (2.38%) TDD
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.38%) Migration
8 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (73.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) PHP5
4 3 (7.14%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.38%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Zend
2 5 (11.90%) Rackspace
3 2 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) Apple
4 1 (2.38%) Perforce
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Facebook
4 1 (2.38%) Twitter
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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