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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Web Developer
Rank 534 503 502
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -1
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 46 59 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 41 41
Average daily rate
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£320 £285 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £214 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £301
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £285 £253
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
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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
47033 44604 49140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.46% 92.69% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29411 27456 28065
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 1914 2465
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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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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 +8 16 £350 +16.66% 9
South East -21 8 £325 +39.78% 12
East of England -18 7 £320 +22.48% 6
Yorkshire -1 5 £313 +4.16% 2
South West -38 5 £350 +22.80% 12
North West -7 3 £288 - 4
East Midlands - 3 £300 - 5
West Midlands -16 2 £250 -13.04% 6
North East - - - - 1
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PHP Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 111 (100.00%) PHP
2 70 (63.06%) MySQL
3 64 (57.66%) HTML
4 60 (54.05%) JavaScript
5 52 (46.85%) CSS
6 49 (44.14%) MVC
7 39 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (33.33%) Zend
9 30 (27.03%) LAMP
10 29 (26.13%) jQuery
11 25 (22.52%) Drupal
11 25 (22.52%) Git (software)
12 24 (21.62%) Symfony
12 24 (21.62%) Web Services
13 20 (18.02%) HTML5
14 19 (17.12%) OO
14 19 (17.12%) PHP5
15 18 (16.22%) SOAP
16 17 (15.32%) CodeIgniter
17 16 (14.41%) Subversion
17 16 (14.41%) E-Commerce
18 15 (13.51%) TDD
19 14 (12.61%) Ajax
19 14 (12.61%) Web Development
19 14 (12.61%) WordPress
19 14 (12.61%) OOP
19 14 (12.61%) Linux
20 12 (10.81%) Apache
21 10 (9.01%) CMS
21 10 (9.01%) Jenkins

PHP Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 25 (22.52%) Drupal
2 14 (12.61%) WordPress
3 12 (10.81%) Apache
4 10 (9.01%) CMS
5 5 (4.50%) Moodle
6 3 (2.70%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.70%) SugarCRM
7 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.90%) concrete5
8 1 (0.90%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Magento
2 1 (0.90%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.21%) Internet
2 2 (1.80%) HTTP
3 1 (0.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (63.06%) MySQL
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.60%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.90%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.90%) Redis
5 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.90%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (22.52%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.41%) Subversion
3 10 (9.01%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.60%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.70%) Bazaar
5 3 (2.70%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.80%) JUnit
6 2 (1.80%) Maven
7 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 3 (2.70%) Publishing
2 2 (1.80%) Finance
2 2 (1.80%) Multimedia
2 2 (1.80%) Marketing
3 1 (0.90%) Retail
3 1 (0.90%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (57.66%) HTML
2 52 (46.85%) CSS
3 30 (27.03%) LAMP
4 29 (26.13%) jQuery
5 24 (21.62%) Symfony
5 24 (21.62%) Web Services
6 20 (18.02%) HTML5
7 18 (16.22%) SOAP
8 17 (15.32%) CodeIgniter
9 14 (12.61%) Ajax
10 9 (8.11%) Laravel
11 8 (7.21%) CSS3
12 5 (4.50%) CakePHP
12 5 (4.50%) Zend Framework
13 4 (3.60%) XML
14 3 (2.70%) RESTful
14 3 (2.70%) Spring
14 3 (2.70%) Django
14 3 (2.70%) XHTML
15 2 (1.80%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Open Source
2 6 (5.41%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.70%) E-Learning
4 2 (1.80%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.80%) Web 2.0
4 2 (1.80%) Derivative
4 2 (1.80%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.80%) User Experience
5 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.61%) Linux
2 5 (4.50%) Android
2 5 (4.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.50%) UNIX
3 2 (1.80%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.90%) Debian
4 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (44.14%) MVC
2 39 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (17.12%) OO
4 16 (14.41%) E-Commerce
5 15 (13.51%) TDD
6 14 (12.61%) Web Development
6 14 (12.61%) OOP
7 8 (7.21%) OO PHP
8 6 (5.41%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.50%) Content Management
9 5 (4.50%) Unit Testing
9 5 (4.50%) Scrum
9 5 (4.50%) Project Management
9 5 (4.50%) UML
10 3 (2.70%) BDD
10 3 (2.70%) Web Design
10 3 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (1.80%) Release Management
11 2 (1.80%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (1.80%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 111 (100.00%) PHP
2 60 (54.05%) JavaScript
3 19 (17.12%) PHP5
4 7 (6.31%) Python
4 7 (6.31%) SQL
5 6 (5.41%) Perl
6 4 (3.60%) Java
6 4 (3.60%) Ruby
7 2 (1.80%) Tcl
7 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.90%) Scala
8 1 (0.90%) PHP4
8 1 (0.90%) C#
8 1 (0.90%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.90%) Varnish
Vendors
1 37 (33.33%) Zend
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle
3 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.70%) Adobe
4 1 (0.90%) Google
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