The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 107 108 95
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 24 41 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.96% 1.31% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.37% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 37
Median daily rate £350 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £395 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-53.84% +44.44%
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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2399 2984 2991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.58% 95.61% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1404 1771 1779
Median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 260 233
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.66 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.56 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Hertfordshire +12 17 £360 -10.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +10 4 £350 +16.66% 10
Norfolk -9 2 £263 +14.13% 3
Suffolk +5 1 £400 +100.00% 2
PHP Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 of England region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
3 25 (67.57%) MySQL
4 23 (62.16%) Zend
5 22 (59.46%) HTML
6 21 (56.76%) CSS
7 16 (43.24%) Web Development
7 16 (43.24%) LAMP
8 14 (37.84%) E-Commerce
9 12 (32.43%) Symfony
10 11 (29.73%) jQuery
11 10 (27.03%) Web Services
12 9 (24.32%) e-Learning
13 8 (21.62%) MVC
13 8 (21.62%) OO
14 7 (18.92%) Linux
14 7 (18.92%) Zend Framework
15 6 (16.22%) HTML5
15 6 (16.22%) OO PHP
16 5 (13.51%) Magento
16 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
16 5 (13.51%) XHTML
16 5 (13.51%) XML
16 5 (13.51%) XSL
16 5 (13.51%) SOAP
17 4 (10.81%) SQL
17 4 (10.81%) Apache
17 4 (10.81%) HTTP
17 4 (10.81%) Open Source
17 4 (10.81%) Laravel

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (10.81%) Apache
1 4 (10.81%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) MySQL
2 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Subversion
3 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (5.41%) Publishing
2 1 (2.70%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) HTML
2 21 (56.76%) CSS
3 16 (43.24%) LAMP
4 12 (32.43%) Symfony
5 11 (29.73%) jQuery
6 10 (27.03%) Web Services
7 7 (18.92%) Zend Framework
8 6 (16.22%) HTML5
9 5 (13.51%) SOAP
9 5 (13.51%) XHTML
9 5 (13.51%) XML
9 5 (13.51%) XSL
10 4 (10.81%) Laravel
11 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
11 3 (8.11%) CSS3
12 2 (5.41%) CakePHP
12 2 (5.41%) Doctrine
12 2 (5.41%) React
13 1 (2.70%) JSON
13 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) e-Learning
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Web Development
2 14 (37.84%) E-Commerce
3 8 (21.62%) MVC
3 8 (21.62%) OO
4 6 (16.22%) OO PHP
5 4 (10.81%) Front End Development
5 4 (10.81%) Open Source
5 4 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) CRM
6 3 (8.11%) OOP
6 3 (8.11%) TDD
7 2 (5.41%) BDD
8 1 (2.70%) ERP
8 1 (2.70%) Migration
8 1 (2.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) Java
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Zend