The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Web Developer
Rank 540 528 482
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -46
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 51 54 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 68
Average daily rate £304 £306 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.81% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £47.17 £32.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.39% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £32.00 £24.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £32.00 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £32.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+46.87% +10.34%
PHP Web 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
44757 43990 42263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.48% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29198 27793 25435
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1556 1772 1890
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

PHP Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

PHP Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

PHP Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PHP Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

PHP Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

PHP Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

PHP Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

PHP Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

PHP Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London +6 17 £375 +7.14% 11
South East +9 14 £375 +17.64% 21
North West -7 10 £300 -5.51% 11
Yorkshire -11 5 £250 -33.33% 3
East Midlands -7 2 £180 -5.26% 5
North East - 2 £350 - 1
South West 0 1 £308 +53.75% 4
PHP Web Developer
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PHP Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited PHP Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 90 (100.00%) PHP
2 79 (87.78%) JavaScript
3 76 (84.44%) HTML
4 73 (81.11%) CSS
5 46 (51.11%) MySQL
6 36 (40.00%) jQuery
7 30 (33.33%) HTML5
8 29 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (25.56%) Web Development
9 23 (25.56%) Web Services
10 21 (23.33%) E-Commerce
11 19 (21.11%) MVC
11 19 (21.11%) LAMP
11 19 (21.11%) Node.js
11 19 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (21.11%) WordPress
12 18 (20.00%) CSS3
13 17 (18.89%) OO
13 17 (18.89%) CMS
14 16 (17.78%) TDD
14 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
14 16 (17.78%) AngularJS
15 15 (16.67%) Magento
16 14 (15.56%) Sass
17 13 (14.44%) JSON
18 12 (13.33%) Apache
18 12 (13.33%) SQL
19 11 (12.22%) Python
20 10 (11.11%) Oracle
20 10 (11.11%) Java

PHP Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited PHP Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (21.11%) Node.js
1 19 (21.11%) WordPress
2 17 (18.89%) CMS
3 12 (13.33%) Apache
4 7 (7.78%) Drupal
5 2 (2.22%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.22%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (2.22%) Jetty
6 1 (1.11%) IIS
6 1 (1.11%) nginx
6 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (16.67%) Magento
2 3 (3.33%) BigMachines
2 3 (3.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.56%) SaaS
3 4 (4.44%) Google Analytics
4 3 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.22%) AdWords
5 2 (2.22%) GitHub
6 1 (1.11%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.11%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) SMTP
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) Intranet
2 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (51.11%) MySQL
2 7 (7.78%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.22%) Couchbase
3 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.44%) Grunt
2 4 (4.44%) Subversion
3 3 (3.33%) gulp
3 3 (3.33%) Mocha
3 3 (3.33%) NetBeans
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (3.33%) Sinon.JS
3 3 (3.33%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.22%) Babel
4 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.22%) Selenium
5 1 (1.11%) Bower
5 1 (1.11%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.11%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.11%) JIRA
5 1 (1.11%) Maven
5 1 (1.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (10.00%) Marketing
2 6 (6.67%) Finance
3 5 (5.56%) Publishing
4 4 (4.44%) Retail
5 3 (3.33%) Games
5 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (84.44%) HTML
2 73 (81.11%) CSS
3 36 (40.00%) jQuery
4 30 (33.33%) HTML5
5 23 (25.56%) Web Services
6 19 (21.11%) LAMP
7 18 (20.00%) CSS3
8 16 (17.78%) AngularJS
9 14 (15.56%) Sass
10 13 (14.44%) JSON
11 10 (11.11%) Laravel
12 8 (8.89%) Ajax
12 8 (8.89%) CodeIgniter
13 7 (7.78%) RESTful
13 7 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (7.78%) XML
14 6 (6.67%) SOAP
14 6 (6.67%) Symfony
15 5 (5.56%) REST
16 4 (4.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) User Experience
2 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.11%) Animation
3 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.11%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.11%) FMCG
3 1 (1.11%) Linked Data
3 1 (1.11%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (1.11%) Online Games
3 1 (1.11%) SCORM
3 1 (1.11%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Linux
2 6 (6.67%) Windows
3 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.44%) Android
5 3 (3.33%) Unix
6 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.11%) Debian
7 1 (1.11%) Solaris
7 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.56%) Web Development
3 21 (23.33%) E-Commerce
4 19 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (21.11%) MVC
5 17 (18.89%) OO
6 16 (17.78%) TDD
7 9 (10.00%) Open Source
8 8 (8.89%) CRM
8 8 (8.89%) Pair Programming
9 7 (7.78%) Content Management
9 7 (7.78%) Front End Development
10 6 (6.67%) Scrum
11 5 (5.56%) API Development
11 5 (5.56%) Automation Testing
11 5 (5.56%) BDD
11 5 (5.56%) Kanban
11 5 (5.56%) OO PHP
11 5 (5.56%) OOP
11 5 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) PHP
2 79 (87.78%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.33%) SQL
4 11 (12.22%) Python
5 10 (11.11%) Java
6 3 (3.33%) Apex Code
6 3 (3.33%) PHP 5
6 3 (3.33%) Ruby
7 2 (2.22%) ES6
8 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.11%) C
8 1 (1.11%) C#
8 1 (1.11%) C++
8 1 (1.11%) Perl
8 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.11%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Ansible
1 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (11.11%) Oracle
2 7 (7.78%) Google
2 7 (7.78%) Zend
3 3 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.33%) Siebel
4 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.22%) Splunk
4 2 (2.22%) Tableau
5 1 (1.11%) Adobe
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft