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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 286 238 175
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -63
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 414 503 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.97% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.03% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 389 460
Median daily rate £338 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
47288 48921 46148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.82% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31099 31589 28488
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 £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1397 1847 1900
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -12 183 £375 +1.35% 78
South East -28 89 £315 -3.07% 81
Yorkshire +16 59 £325 +4.00% 38
North West -3 21 £325 +23.80% 49
West Midlands -42 21 £300 +26.31% 34
East Midlands +1 15 £350 +27.27% 26
South West -16 13 £285 -2.97% 31
East of England -9 12 £305 +17.30% 30
North East -39 1 £438 +20.68%
PHP Developer
UK

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 853 (100.00%) PHP
2 517 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 467 (54.75%) HTML
4 451 (52.87%) MySQL
5 440 (51.58%) CSS
6 229 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
7 220 (25.79%) jQuery
8 216 (25.32%) MVC
9 200 (23.45%) Web Development
10 199 (23.33%) Git (software)
11 183 (21.45%) Symfony
11 183 (21.45%) Linux
12 176 (20.63%) OO
13 159 (18.64%) Laravel
14 158 (18.52%) HTML5
15 152 (17.82%) LAMP
16 144 (16.88%) Zend
17 140 (16.41%) SQL
18 133 (15.59%) TDD
19 129 (15.12%) WordPress
20 121 (14.19%) CSS3
21 112 (13.13%) E-Commerce
22 107 (12.54%) OOP
23 105 (12.31%) AngularJS
24 98 (11.49%) OO PHP
25 96 (11.25%) RESTful
26 91 (10.67%) Magento
26 91 (10.67%) Apache
27 86 (10.08%) Web Services
28 81 (9.50%) JSON

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
1 129 (15.12%) WordPress
2 91 (10.67%) Apache
3 70 (8.21%) Drupal
4 69 (8.09%) CMS
5 23 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (1.99%) Moodle
7 11 (1.29%) nginx
8 10 (1.17%) Apache Solr
8 10 (1.17%) Joomla!
9 6 (0.70%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.59%) Confluence
10 5 (0.59%) ExpressionEngine
11 4 (0.47%) IIS
12 3 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.35%) Magnolia
12 3 (0.35%) SilverStripe
13 2 (0.23%) MODX
13 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (0.94%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.12%) GIMP
3 1 (0.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 91 (10.67%) Magento
2 4 (0.47%) BigMachines
2 4 (0.47%) Eloqua
2 4 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.12%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.11%) GitHub
3 12 (1.41%) SaaS
4 9 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.47%) PaaS
7 3 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.12%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.12%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.05%) Network Security
2 10 (1.17%) HTTP
3 8 (0.94%) LDAP
4 7 (0.82%) DNS
5 6 (0.70%) SSH
6 4 (0.47%) Internet
6 4 (0.47%) Skype
7 3 (0.35%) Intranet
8 2 (0.23%) FTP
8 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.23%) SSL
9 1 (0.12%) Extranet
9 1 (0.12%) Firewall
9 1 (0.12%) RIP
9 1 (0.12%) SMS
9 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.12%) Telnet
9 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 451 (52.87%) MySQL
2 65 (7.62%) MongoDB
3 59 (6.92%) NoSQL
4 40 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
4 40 (4.69%) SQL Server
5 30 (3.52%) Relational Database
6 15 (1.76%) Redis
7 11 (1.29%) DB2
8 6 (0.70%) Big Data
8 6 (0.70%) CouchDB
9 5 (0.59%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.47%) MariaDB
11 3 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.23%) FileMaker
12 2 (0.23%) GIS
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.23%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 199 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 66 (7.74%) PHPUnit
3 63 (7.39%) Subversion
4 37 (4.34%) Jenkins
5 24 (2.81%) Mercurial
6 19 (2.23%) JIRA
7 18 (2.11%) Cucumber
7 18 (2.11%) Vagrant
8 15 (1.76%) gulp
9 12 (1.41%) Grunt
10 10 (1.17%) WebDriver
11 8 (0.94%) Maven
12 7 (0.82%) NetBeans
13 6 (0.70%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
13 6 (0.70%) Selenium
14 5 (0.59%) Gradle
14 5 (0.59%) Jasmine
15 4 (0.47%) Bower
15 4 (0.47%) PhpStorm
General
1 47 (5.51%) Finance
2 31 (3.63%) Publishing
3 28 (3.28%) Marketing
4 26 (3.05%) Retail
5 13 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.41%) Games
7 10 (1.17%) Advertising
8 7 (0.82%) Banking
9 5 (0.59%) Billing
10 3 (0.35%) Front Office
10 3 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.23%) Legal
12 1 (0.12%) Back Office
12 1 (0.12%) Electronics
12 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 467 (54.75%) HTML
2 440 (51.58%) CSS
3 220 (25.79%) jQuery
4 183 (21.45%) Symfony
5 159 (18.64%) Laravel
6 158 (18.52%) HTML5
7 152 (17.82%) LAMP
8 121 (14.19%) CSS3
9 105 (12.31%) AngularJS
10 96 (11.25%) RESTful
11 86 (10.08%) Web Services
12 81 (9.50%) JSON
13 76 (8.91%) XML
14 60 (7.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 54 (6.33%) CodeIgniter
16 53 (6.21%) Node.js
17 46 (5.39%) Zend Framework
18 44 (5.16%) REST
18 44 (5.16%) Sass
19 42 (4.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (4.57%) User Experience
2 30 (3.52%) Digital Media
3 16 (1.88%) e-Learning
3 16 (1.88%) Mobile App
4 15 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.06%) Algorithms
6 9 (1.06%) Fintech
7 7 (0.82%) iPad
7 7 (0.82%) Visualisation
8 6 (0.70%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (0.70%) Learning Management System
8 6 (0.70%) Statistics
8 6 (0.70%) Video on Demand
9 5 (0.59%) Replication
10 4 (0.47%) Blog
10 4 (0.47%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.47%) VLE
10 4 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 183 (21.45%) Linux
2 40 (4.69%) Unix
3 17 (1.99%) CentOS
4 16 (1.88%) Windows
5 15 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (0.94%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.59%) Android
7 5 (0.59%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.59%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.12%) Debian
9 1 (0.12%) Solaris
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (25.32%) MVC
3 200 (23.45%) Web Development
4 176 (20.63%) OO
5 133 (15.59%) TDD
6 112 (13.13%) E-Commerce
7 107 (12.54%) OOP
8 98 (11.49%) OO PHP
9 76 (8.91%) Scrum
10 67 (7.85%) BDD
11 62 (7.27%) Unit Testing
12 60 (7.03%) Front End Development
13 53 (6.21%) Open Source
14 52 (6.10%) CRM
15 51 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (4.22%) API Development
17 30 (3.52%) ERP
18 24 (2.81%) Kanban
19 23 (2.70%) Pair Programming
20 21 (2.46%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 853 (100.00%) PHP
2 517 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 140 (16.41%) SQL
4 66 (7.74%) PHP 5
5 56 (6.57%) Java
6 42 (4.92%) Python
7 12 (1.41%) Shell Script
8 11 (1.29%) PowerShell
8 11 (1.29%) Ruby
9 9 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 7 (0.82%) C
10 7 (0.82%) C#
10 7 (0.82%) Go
11 6 (0.70%) Perl
11 6 (0.70%) Scala
12 4 (0.47%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.35%) Clojure
13 3 (0.35%) Erlang
13 3 (0.35%) Groovy
13 3 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (1.88%) Degree
2 11 (1.29%) CCNP
2 11 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (0.94%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.12%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.58%) QA
2 3 (0.35%) WAI
3 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 22 (2.58%) Docker
2 14 (1.64%) Varnish
3 11 (1.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (1.64%) Puppet
2 8 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.70%) Ansible
4 3 (0.35%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.23%) cPanel
6 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 144 (16.88%) Zend
2 50 (5.86%) Oracle
3 11 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (1.29%) Sybase
4 6 (0.70%) Microsoft
5 4 (0.47%) Sage
5 4 (0.47%) SAP
5 4 (0.47%) Siebel
6 3 (0.35%) Adobe
6 3 (0.35%) Interwoven
6 3 (0.35%) Twitter
6 3 (0.35%) VMware
7 2 (0.23%) Akamai
7 2 (0.23%) Facebook
7 2 (0.23%) Google
7 2 (0.23%) Omniture
7 2 (0.23%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.23%) RedDot
8 1 (0.12%) Epicor
8 1 (0.12%) EPiServer
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Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
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West Midlands
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West Midlands
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Staffordshire
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Rate: £200 - £350 per day
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