The first table below looks at the demand for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 31 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 of England 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 119 105 98
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 28 21 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 0.88% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.94% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 27
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +15.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £363 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £265 £265
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2824 2234 2863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 92.74% 94.06% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1651 1128 1417
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 228 362
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 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
Norfolk - 10 £213 - 2
Hertfordshire +1 7 £338 -10.00% 7
Suffolk -14 5 £300 - 2
Cambridgeshire -7 3 £306 +36.11% 3
Bedfordshire -23 2 - - 2
Essex -9 1 £213 -22.72%
PHP Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 35 (63.64%) MySQL
3 32 (58.18%) HTML
4 31 (56.36%) JavaScript
5 28 (50.91%) CSS
6 20 (36.36%) jQuery
7 12 (21.82%) Java
7 12 (21.82%) OO
8 10 (18.18%) PHP5
8 10 (18.18%) Subversion
8 10 (18.18%) HTML5
9 9 (16.36%) Zend
9 9 (16.36%) Drupal
9 9 (16.36%) Android
9 9 (16.36%) TDD
9 9 (16.36%) Apache
10 8 (14.55%) Linux
10 8 (14.55%) Scrum
10 8 (14.55%) MVC
10 8 (14.55%) Android SDK
11 7 (12.73%) Project Planning
11 7 (12.73%) Change Management
11 7 (12.73%) OOP
11 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
12 6 (10.91%) SQL
12 6 (10.91%) Web Development
12 6 (10.91%) WordPress
13 5 (9.09%) Intranet
13 5 (9.09%) Internet
13 5 (9.09%) Extranet

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (16.36%) Drupal
1 9 (16.36%) Apache
2 6 (10.91%) WordPress
3 3 (5.45%) Apache Solr
3 3 (5.45%) SilverStripe
4 1 (1.82%) Node.js
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Intranet
1 5 (9.09%) Internet
1 5 (9.09%) Extranet
2 2 (3.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (63.64%) MySQL
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.82%) Behat
3 1 (1.82%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Games
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) HTML
2 28 (50.91%) CSS
3 20 (36.36%) jQuery
4 10 (18.18%) HTML5
5 8 (14.55%) Android SDK
6 5 (9.09%) XML
6 5 (9.09%) XHTML
7 4 (7.27%) LAMP
7 4 (7.27%) Web Services
8 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.45%) SOAP
8 3 (5.45%) Ajax
8 3 (5.45%) CSS3
8 3 (5.45%) Ext JS
9 2 (3.64%) Symfony
9 2 (3.64%) Django
9 2 (3.64%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.82%) RESTful
10 1 (1.82%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Replication
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Open Source
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) MPEG
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Android
2 8 (14.55%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) FreeBSD
3 1 (1.82%) Debian
3 1 (1.82%) Gentoo
3 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) OO
2 9 (16.36%) TDD
3 8 (14.55%) Scrum
3 8 (14.55%) MVC
4 7 (12.73%) Change Management
4 7 (12.73%) OOP
4 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
4 7 (12.73%) Project Planning
5 6 (10.91%) Web Development
6 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.64%) SEO
7 2 (3.64%) OO PHP
7 2 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.82%) BDD
8 1 (1.82%) Game Development
8 1 (1.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (1.82%) Web Application Development
8 1 (1.82%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (56.36%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.82%) Java
4 10 (18.18%) PHP5
5 6 (10.91%) SQL
6 3 (5.45%) Python
7 2 (3.64%) Ruby
8 1 (1.82%) C#
8 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Zend
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) Perforce
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