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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Web Developer
Rank 529 493 490
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -3
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 28 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.10% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.11% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 25
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £203 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £385 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.00 -
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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
42131 41322 38316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.43% 92.67% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26842 25081 22205
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1651 1833 2326
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.09 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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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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
South East -9 11 £319 +41.66% 9
East of England +5 6 £200 - 5
London +1 5 £350 +16.66% 8
North West 0 3 £318 +78.87% 5
East Midlands +18 2 £190 -41.53% 2
Yorkshire -11 2 £275 -8.33% 1
North East - - - - 3
South West - - - - 11
West Midlands - - - - 3
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PHP Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 75 (100.00%) PHP
2 59 (78.67%) MySQL
2 59 (78.67%) HTML
3 56 (74.67%) CSS
4 55 (73.33%) JavaScript
5 34 (45.33%) jQuery
6 32 (42.67%) MVC
7 27 (36.00%) LAMP
7 27 (36.00%) HTML5
8 23 (30.67%) Git (software)
9 21 (28.00%) Linux
9 21 (28.00%) OOP
10 18 (24.00%) Subversion
11 16 (21.33%) SQL
12 15 (20.00%) PHP5
13 14 (18.67%) Symfony
13 14 (18.67%) CMS
13 14 (18.67%) E-Commerce
14 13 (17.33%) Zend
14 13 (17.33%) Drupal
14 13 (17.33%) Marketing
14 13 (17.33%) CodeIgniter
15 12 (16.00%) WordPress
15 12 (16.00%) OO
15 12 (16.00%) Apache
15 12 (16.00%) XML
16 11 (14.67%) Web Services
16 11 (14.67%) CSS3
17 10 (13.33%) XSLT
17 10 (13.33%) Web Development

PHP Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 14 (18.67%) CMS
2 13 (17.33%) Drupal
3 12 (16.00%) WordPress
3 12 (16.00%) Apache
4 2 (2.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) concrete5
5 1 (1.33%) MODX
5 1 (1.33%) Node.js
5 1 (1.33%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) Intranet
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (78.67%) MySQL
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.33%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (30.67%) Git (software)
2 18 (24.00%) Subversion
3 4 (5.33%) Mercurial
3 4 (5.33%) Bazaar
4 1 (1.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 13 (17.33%) Marketing
2 5 (6.67%) Advertising
3 2 (2.67%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (78.67%) HTML
2 56 (74.67%) CSS
3 34 (45.33%) jQuery
4 27 (36.00%) LAMP
4 27 (36.00%) HTML5
5 14 (18.67%) Symfony
6 13 (17.33%) CodeIgniter
7 12 (16.00%) XML
8 11 (14.67%) Web Services
8 11 (14.67%) CSS3
9 10 (13.33%) XSLT
10 9 (12.00%) Laravel
11 8 (10.67%) SOAP
12 7 (9.33%) Ajax
13 6 (8.00%) CakePHP
14 5 (6.67%) XHTML
15 4 (5.33%) JSON
15 4 (5.33%) AngularJS
15 4 (5.33%) Backbone.js
16 3 (4.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Open Source
2 4 (5.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.00%) Derivative
4 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.33%) Animation
5 1 (1.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.00%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) UNIX
3 2 (2.67%) Android
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.67%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.67%) Debian
3 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.67%) MVC
2 21 (28.00%) OOP
3 14 (18.67%) E-Commerce
4 12 (16.00%) OO
5 10 (13.33%) Web Development
5 10 (13.33%) Content Management
6 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.67%) TDD
7 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.67%) OO PHP
9 4 (5.33%) Analytics
9 4 (5.33%) BDD
10 3 (4.00%) Web Design
10 3 (4.00%) Project Management
11 2 (2.67%) iOS Development
12 1 (1.33%) Android Development
12 1 (1.33%) DevOps
12 1 (1.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 1 (1.33%) B2B
12 1 (1.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) PHP
2 55 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.33%) SQL
4 15 (20.00%) PHP5
5 7 (9.33%) XPath
6 6 (8.00%) Perl
7 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.33%) Python
8 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.67%) Java
9 2 (2.67%) Tcl
10 1 (1.33%) C#
10 1 (1.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Zend
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle
3 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.67%) Adobe
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.00%) Facebook
6 1 (1.33%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.33%) VMware
6 1 (1.33%) Google
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