The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 292 239 173
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -66
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 393 503 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.99% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.04% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 397 483
Median daily rate £328 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
PHP Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46717 48225 45605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.81% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30823 30939 28425
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1834 1871
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
London -19 175 £388 +3.33% 88
South East -49 72 £324 -0.38% 61
Yorkshire +24 62 £325 +14.03% 33
West Midlands -41 25 £300 +25.00% 20
South West -18 18 £283 -19.28% 26
North West -24 18 £325 +8.33% 49
East Midlands +9 13 £250 -9.09% 17
East of England -3 12 £244 -18.75% 21
North East -55 2 - - 4
PHP Developer
UK

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 837 (100.00%) PHP
2 496 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 461 (55.08%) HTML
4 443 (52.93%) CSS
5 435 (51.97%) MySQL
6 224 (26.76%) MVC
7 213 (25.45%) jQuery
8 211 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
9 200 (23.89%) Web Development
10 193 (23.06%) Git (software)
11 179 (21.39%) Symfony
12 174 (20.79%) Linux
13 171 (20.43%) OO
14 169 (20.19%) Laravel
15 167 (19.95%) HTML5
16 139 (16.61%) Zend
17 138 (16.49%) LAMP
18 132 (15.77%) WordPress
19 128 (15.29%) TDD
20 125 (14.93%) SQL
21 122 (14.58%) CSS3
22 114 (13.62%) E-Commerce
23 104 (12.43%) RESTful
24 101 (12.07%) OOP
25 91 (10.87%) AngularJS
26 88 (10.51%) OO PHP
27 87 (10.39%) Magento
28 85 (10.16%) Web Services
29 80 (9.56%) Apache
30 74 (8.84%) Scrum

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 132 (15.77%) WordPress
2 80 (9.56%) Apache
3 73 (8.72%) CMS
4 72 (8.60%) Drupal
5 18 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (2.03%) Moodle
7 12 (1.43%) nginx
8 9 (1.08%) Apache Solr
9 8 (0.96%) ExpressionEngine
9 8 (0.96%) Joomla!
10 6 (0.72%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.48%) Confluence
11 4 (0.48%) IIS
11 4 (0.48%) Magnolia
12 3 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.24%) MODX
13 2 (0.24%) SilverStripe
13 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (0.84%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.12%) GIMP
3 1 (0.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 87 (10.39%) Magento
2 8 (0.96%) BigMachines
2 8 (0.96%) Eloqua
3 4 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.12%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.27%) GitHub
3 17 (2.03%) SaaS
4 12 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.36%) PaaS
8 2 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.24%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.12%) Heroku
9 1 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.99%) Network Security
2 6 (0.72%) DNS
3 5 (0.60%) HTTP
3 5 (0.60%) LDAP
3 5 (0.60%) SSH
4 4 (0.48%) Skype
5 3 (0.36%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.24%) Internet
6 2 (0.24%) Intranet
7 1 (0.12%) Extranet
7 1 (0.12%) Firewall
7 1 (0.12%) FTP
7 1 (0.12%) RIP
7 1 (0.12%) SMS
7 1 (0.12%) SSL
7 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 435 (51.97%) MySQL
2 48 (5.73%) MongoDB
3 43 (5.14%) NoSQL
4 35 (4.18%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (4.06%) SQL Server
6 28 (3.35%) Relational Database
7 18 (2.15%) Redis
8 9 (1.08%) DB2
9 6 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (0.72%) CouchDB
10 5 (0.60%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.48%) Big Data
11 4 (0.48%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.24%) FileMaker
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 193 (23.06%) Git (software)
2 63 (7.53%) PHPUnit
3 52 (6.21%) Subversion
4 28 (3.35%) Jenkins
5 20 (2.39%) Mercurial
6 19 (2.27%) Vagrant
7 18 (2.15%) JIRA
8 14 (1.67%) Grunt
9 13 (1.55%) gulp
10 11 (1.31%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
12 8 (0.96%) Selenium
13 7 (0.84%) Maven
13 7 (0.84%) NetBeans
14 6 (0.72%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.60%) Jasmine
16 4 (0.48%) Bower
16 4 (0.48%) Mocha
16 4 (0.48%) PhpStorm
16 4 (0.48%) Zend Studio
General
1 44 (5.26%) Finance
2 29 (3.46%) Marketing
2 29 (3.46%) Publishing
3 28 (3.35%) Retail
4 13 (1.55%) Games
5 11 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.19%) Advertising
7 6 (0.72%) Banking
8 4 (0.48%) Billing
9 3 (0.36%) Front Office
9 3 (0.36%) Legal
9 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.12%) Back Office
10 1 (0.12%) Electronics
10 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.12%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (55.08%) HTML
2 443 (52.93%) CSS
3 213 (25.45%) jQuery
4 179 (21.39%) Symfony
5 169 (20.19%) Laravel
6 167 (19.95%) HTML5
7 138 (16.49%) LAMP
8 122 (14.58%) CSS3
9 104 (12.43%) RESTful
10 91 (10.87%) AngularJS
11 85 (10.16%) Web Services
12 66 (7.89%) JSON
13 63 (7.53%) XML
14 57 (6.81%) CodeIgniter
14 57 (6.81%) Node.js
15 56 (6.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 48 (5.73%) Sass
17 46 (5.50%) Ajax
18 42 (5.02%) Zend Framework
19 40 (4.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (4.54%) User Experience
2 30 (3.58%) Digital Media
3 18 (2.15%) Computer Science
3 18 (2.15%) Mobile App
4 15 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 12 (1.43%) e-Learning
7 11 (1.31%) Fintech
8 6 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.60%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (0.60%) iPad
9 5 (0.60%) Learning Management System
9 5 (0.60%) Replication
9 5 (0.60%) Video on Demand
10 4 (0.48%) Blog
10 4 (0.48%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.48%) VLE
10 4 (0.48%) W3C
11 3 (0.36%) NHS
11 3 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 174 (20.79%) Linux
2 30 (3.58%) Unix
3 15 (1.79%) Windows
4 13 (1.55%) CentOS
5 12 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.19%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.72%) Android
7 6 (0.72%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.24%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.12%) Debian
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (26.76%) MVC
2 211 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
3 200 (23.89%) Web Development
4 171 (20.43%) OO
5 128 (15.29%) TDD
6 114 (13.62%) E-Commerce
7 101 (12.07%) OOP
8 88 (10.51%) OO PHP
9 74 (8.84%) Scrum
10 64 (7.65%) Unit Testing
11 60 (7.17%) BDD
12 58 (6.93%) Front End Development
13 57 (6.81%) CRM
14 49 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
14 49 (5.85%) Open Source
15 35 (4.18%) API Development
16 31 (3.70%) ERP
17 24 (2.87%) Kanban
17 24 (2.87%) Software Engineering
18 22 (2.63%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 837 (100.00%) PHP
2 496 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 125 (14.93%) SQL
4 63 (7.53%) Java
5 62 (7.41%) PHP 5
6 47 (5.62%) Python
7 16 (1.91%) Ruby
8 13 (1.55%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.19%) Bash Shell
10 9 (1.08%) PowerShell
11 8 (0.96%) Apex Code
12 7 (0.84%) C#
12 7 (0.84%) Go
13 6 (0.72%) Scala
14 4 (0.48%) C
14 4 (0.48%) Clojure
14 4 (0.48%) Perl
15 3 (0.36%) Jython
15 3 (0.36%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (1.55%) Degree
2 11 (1.31%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.72%) CCNP
3 6 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (0.60%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.36%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.79%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) WAI
3 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (1.31%) Docker
1 11 (1.31%) Varnish
2 9 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.24%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (1.55%) Puppet
2 7 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.36%) Ansible
4 2 (0.24%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.24%) cPanel
4 2 (0.24%) Kibana
4 2 (0.24%) logstash
Vendors
1 139 (16.61%) Zend
2 51 (6.09%) Oracle
3 16 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (1.08%) Sybase
5 8 (0.96%) Siebel
6 7 (0.84%) Microsoft
7 4 (0.48%) Google
7 4 (0.48%) Interwoven
8 3 (0.36%) Adobe
8 3 (0.36%) Akamai
8 3 (0.36%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.36%) Sage
8 3 (0.36%) SAP
8 3 (0.36%) Twitter
9 2 (0.24%) Omniture
9 2 (0.24%) PayPal
9 2 (0.24%) RedDot
9 2 (0.24%) VMware
9 2 (0.24%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.12%) Epicor
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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Rate: Unspecified Rate Negotiable
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: 400-430pd
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £3400 per day
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Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
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Hotfoot Recruitment
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day
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