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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 289 253 159
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -94
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 394 430 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.87% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.92% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 319 549
Median daily rate £330 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 - £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
47514 46808 45430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.72% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31391 29406 28519
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 £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1352 1865 1936
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -10 164 £388 +6.89% 89
South East -21 78 £325 +6.55% 62
Yorkshire +19 49 £350 +22.80% 40
North West -17 31 £291 +1.04% 67
West Midlands -33 22 £288 +12.74% 24
South West -17 21 £308 -15.17% 35
East Midlands +20 17 £250 -20.00% 25
East of England +6 14 £225 -25.00% 22
North East -44 2 - - 2
South Coast - 1 £313 -
PHP Developer
UK

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 821 (100.00%) PHP
2 475 (57.86%) JavaScript
3 450 (54.81%) HTML
4 435 (52.98%) CSS
5 423 (51.52%) MySQL
6 216 (26.31%) Agile Software Development
7 210 (25.58%) jQuery
8 209 (25.46%) MVC
9 199 (24.24%) Web Development
10 190 (23.14%) Git (software)
11 176 (21.44%) Symfony
12 175 (21.32%) Linux
13 171 (20.83%) OO
14 166 (20.22%) Laravel
15 161 (19.61%) HTML5
16 145 (17.66%) LAMP
17 141 (17.17%) Zend
18 130 (15.83%) TDD
19 129 (15.71%) WordPress
20 112 (13.64%) CSS3
21 110 (13.40%) SQL
22 107 (13.03%) E-Commerce
23 102 (12.42%) RESTful
24 99 (12.06%) OOP
25 91 (11.08%) AngularJS
26 87 (10.60%) Web Services
27 86 (10.48%) OO PHP
28 82 (9.99%) Magento
29 78 (9.50%) Apache
30 73 (8.89%) CMS

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 (15.71%) WordPress
2 78 (9.50%) Apache
3 73 (8.89%) CMS
4 65 (7.92%) Drupal
5 60 (7.31%) Node.js
6 22 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (2.44%) Moodle
8 13 (1.58%) Apache Solr
9 10 (1.22%) nginx
10 8 (0.97%) ExpressionEngine
10 8 (0.97%) IIS
11 7 (0.85%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.73%) Alfresco
13 5 (0.61%) Joomla!
14 4 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.49%) Confluence
14 4 (0.49%) Magnolia
15 3 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.24%) MODX
16 2 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
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 82 (9.99%) Magento
2 8 (0.97%) BigMachines
2 8 (0.97%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.12%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (7.31%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.68%) GitHub
3 18 (2.19%) SaaS
4 17 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.73%) Adobe Analytics
6 6 (0.73%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.73%) Google Tag Manager
7 4 (0.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
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%) PaaS
8 2 (0.24%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.12%) Heroku
9 1 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.44%) Network Security
2 7 (0.85%) Intranet
3 5 (0.61%) DNS
3 5 (0.61%) SSH
4 3 (0.37%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.37%) Internet
4 3 (0.37%) LDAP
5 2 (0.24%) HTTP
6 1 (0.12%) Firewall
6 1 (0.12%) FTP
6 1 (0.12%) RIP
6 1 (0.12%) SMS
6 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 423 (51.52%) MySQL
2 40 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
3 39 (4.75%) MongoDB
4 38 (4.63%) Relational Database
5 37 (4.51%) NoSQL
6 32 (3.90%) SQL Server
7 22 (2.68%) Redis
8 9 (1.10%) CouchDB
9 8 (0.97%) DB2
10 6 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.61%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.37%) Big Data
14 2 (0.24%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
14 2 (0.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 190 (23.14%) Git (software)
2 60 (7.31%) PHPUnit
3 55 (6.70%) Subversion
4 31 (3.78%) Jenkins
5 18 (2.19%) JIRA
6 17 (2.07%) Mercurial
6 17 (2.07%) Vagrant
7 12 (1.46%) Grunt
8 10 (1.22%) Cucumber
8 10 (1.22%) Maven
8 10 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
9 9 (1.10%) gulp
10 8 (0.97%) Selenium
11 7 (0.85%) Jasmine
11 7 (0.85%) NetBeans
12 6 (0.73%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.73%) Mocha
13 4 (0.49%) Hudson
13 4 (0.49%) PhpStorm
13 4 (0.49%) Zend Studio
General
1 45 (5.48%) Finance
2 36 (4.38%) Retail
3 25 (3.05%) Publishing
4 24 (2.92%) Marketing
5 14 (1.71%) Games
6 11 (1.34%) Advertising
7 9 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.61%) Banking
9 4 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.37%) Front Office
10 3 (0.37%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.24%) Legal
12 1 (0.12%) Back Office
12 1 (0.12%) Electronics
12 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (54.81%) HTML
2 435 (52.98%) CSS
3 210 (25.58%) jQuery
4 176 (21.44%) Symfony
5 166 (20.22%) Laravel
6 161 (19.61%) HTML5
7 145 (17.66%) LAMP
8 112 (13.64%) CSS3
9 102 (12.42%) RESTful
10 91 (11.08%) AngularJS
11 87 (10.60%) Web Services
12 57 (6.94%) JSON
13 52 (6.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 52 (6.33%) XML
14 51 (6.21%) CodeIgniter
15 45 (5.48%) Ajax
16 44 (5.36%) REST
17 42 (5.12%) Sass
18 40 (4.87%) Zend Framework
19 37 (4.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (4.02%) User Experience
2 25 (3.05%) Digital Media
3 17 (2.07%) Mobile App
4 14 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (1.58%) Algorithms
5 13 (1.58%) e-Learning
6 11 (1.34%) Fintech
7 10 (1.22%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.61%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (0.61%) iPad
9 5 (0.61%) Learning Management System
9 5 (0.61%) Replication
9 5 (0.61%) Video on Demand
9 5 (0.61%) W3C
10 4 (0.49%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.49%) VLE
11 3 (0.37%) Blog
11 3 (0.37%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 175 (21.32%) Linux
2 27 (3.29%) Unix
3 24 (2.92%) Windows
4 15 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (1.71%) CentOS
6 12 (1.46%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.85%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.85%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.73%) Android
9 2 (0.24%) Debian
9 2 (0.24%) openSUSE
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (26.31%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (25.46%) MVC
3 199 (24.24%) Web Development
4 171 (20.83%) OO
5 130 (15.83%) TDD
6 107 (13.03%) E-Commerce
7 99 (12.06%) OOP
8 86 (10.48%) OO PHP
9 64 (7.80%) Front End Development
10 63 (7.67%) Scrum
11 53 (6.46%) BDD
11 53 (6.46%) Unit Testing
12 49 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
12 49 (5.97%) CRM
13 44 (5.36%) Open Source
14 27 (3.29%) Software Engineering
15 26 (3.17%) ERP
16 24 (2.92%) API Development
17 22 (2.68%) Data Protection
18 18 (2.19%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 821 (100.00%) PHP
2 475 (57.86%) JavaScript
3 110 (13.40%) SQL
4 69 (8.40%) PHP 5
5 63 (7.67%) Java
6 55 (6.70%) Python
7 18 (2.19%) Ruby
8 12 (1.46%) Bash Shell
8 12 (1.46%) Shell Script
9 8 (0.97%) Apex Code
9 8 (0.97%) PowerShell
10 7 (0.85%) C#
11 6 (0.73%) Go
11 6 (0.73%) Perl
12 4 (0.49%) Scala
13 3 (0.37%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.37%) C++
13 3 (0.37%) Clojure
13 3 (0.37%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (1.58%) Security Cleared
2 10 (1.22%) Degree
3 7 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.37%) CCNP
4 3 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.37%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.12%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.46%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.24%) WAI
3 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (1.34%) Docker
2 9 (1.10%) Varnish
3 8 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.24%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (1.58%) Puppet
2 7 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.61%) Ansible
4 3 (0.37%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.24%) cPanel
5 2 (0.24%) Kibana
5 2 (0.24%) logstash
Vendors
1 141 (17.17%) Zend
2 47 (5.72%) Oracle
3 17 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (1.22%) Google
5 9 (1.10%) Microsoft
5 9 (1.10%) Red Hat
6 8 (0.97%) Adobe
6 8 (0.97%) Siebel
6 8 (0.97%) Sybase
7 4 (0.49%) Interwoven
7 4 (0.49%) Twitter
8 3 (0.37%) Akamai
8 3 (0.37%) Facebook
8 3 (0.37%) Sage
8 3 (0.37%) SAP
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
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