The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had PHP Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Web Developer
Rank 592 559 469
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -90
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 33 52 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.10% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 96
Median daily rate £325 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
PHP Web Developer
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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
47502 47488 45467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.71% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31380 29845 28550
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 1349 1884 1941
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 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

PHP Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured PHP Web Developer in the job title.

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 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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 -14 14 £325 -18.75% 8
South East -2 12 £338 +17.39% 19
West Midlands -8 3 - - 5
East of England +8 2 £275 +22.22% 7
North West -7 2 - - 9
North East - 2 - -
Yorkshire +6 1 £375 +53.84% 5
South Coast - 1 £313 -
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PHP Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, PHP Web 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 Web Developer in the job title.

1 87 (100.00%) PHP
2 85 (97.70%) Web Development
3 74 (85.06%) JavaScript
4 72 (82.76%) CSS
5 71 (81.61%) HTML
6 37 (42.53%) MySQL
7 34 (39.08%) jQuery
8 25 (28.74%) Web Services
9 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (26.44%) WordPress
10 22 (25.29%) TDD
11 21 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (24.14%) Git (software)
11 21 (24.14%) HTML5
11 21 (24.14%) Node.js
12 17 (19.54%) CSS3
13 16 (18.39%) MVC
13 16 (18.39%) E-Commerce
14 15 (17.24%) LAMP
14 15 (17.24%) Pair Programming
14 15 (17.24%) Scrum
14 15 (17.24%) Sass
14 15 (17.24%) AngularJS
14 15 (17.24%) Magento
14 15 (17.24%) Open Source
15 14 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
15 14 (16.09%) Zend
15 14 (16.09%) JSON
16 13 (14.94%) CMS
16 13 (14.94%) SQL

PHP Web 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 23 (26.44%) WordPress
2 21 (24.14%) Node.js
3 13 (14.94%) CMS
4 9 (10.34%) Drupal
5 5 (5.75%) Apache
6 3 (3.45%) Moodle
7 2 (2.30%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.15%) IIS
8 1 (1.15%) MODX
8 1 (1.15%) nginx
8 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 15 (17.24%) Magento
2 3 (3.45%) BigMachines
2 3 (3.45%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.75%) GitHub
3 3 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.45%) SaaS
4 2 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.15%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) SSH
2 2 (2.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.15%) Internet
3 1 (1.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (42.53%) MySQL
2 12 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.90%) Subversion
3 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.45%) NetBeans
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (3.45%) PHPUnit
4 3 (3.45%) Selenium
5 2 (2.30%) Grunt
5 2 (2.30%) Hudson
5 2 (2.30%) Mocha
5 2 (2.30%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (2.30%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.15%) Bower
6 1 (1.15%) gulp
6 1 (1.15%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.15%) Maven
6 1 (1.15%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (12.64%) Publishing
2 9 (10.34%) Finance
3 6 (6.90%) Marketing
4 4 (4.60%) Retail
5 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.15%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (82.76%) CSS
2 71 (81.61%) HTML
3 34 (39.08%) jQuery
4 25 (28.74%) Web Services
5 21 (24.14%) HTML5
6 17 (19.54%) CSS3
7 15 (17.24%) AngularJS
7 15 (17.24%) LAMP
7 15 (17.24%) Sass
8 14 (16.09%) JSON
9 13 (14.94%) Laravel
10 11 (12.64%) Ajax
11 9 (10.34%) Symfony
12 8 (9.20%) CodeIgniter
13 7 (8.05%) RESTful
13 7 (8.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (6.90%) REST
15 5 (5.75%) Django
15 5 (5.75%) SOAP
16 3 (3.45%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) User Experience
2 4 (4.60%) Replication
3 3 (3.45%) e-Learning
3 3 (3.45%) Learning Management System
3 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.45%) VLE
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Video on Demand
4 2 (2.30%) W3C
5 1 (1.15%) Animation
5 1 (1.15%) FMCG
5 1 (1.15%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.15%) Social Media
5 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.45%) Android
3 3 (3.45%) Windows
4 2 (2.30%) CentOS
5 1 (1.15%) Debian
5 1 (1.15%) Unix
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (97.70%) Web Development
2 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.29%) TDD
4 21 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (18.39%) E-Commerce
5 16 (18.39%) MVC
6 15 (17.24%) Open Source
6 15 (17.24%) Pair Programming
6 15 (17.24%) Scrum
7 12 (13.79%) Automation Testing
7 12 (13.79%) Front End Development
7 12 (13.79%) OO
8 11 (12.64%) API Development
8 11 (12.64%) Kanban
9 5 (5.75%) BDD
9 5 (5.75%) Content Management
9 5 (5.75%) CRM
10 4 (4.60%) OO PHP
10 4 (4.60%) OOP
10 4 (4.60%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) PHP
2 74 (85.06%) JavaScript
3 13 (14.94%) SQL
4 11 (12.64%) Python
5 7 (8.05%) Java
6 4 (4.60%) PHP 5
7 3 (3.45%) Apex Code
7 3 (3.45%) Ruby
8 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.15%) Ansible
2 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) Zend
2 8 (9.20%) Oracle
3 4 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.45%) Siebel
5 2 (2.30%) Adobe
5 2 (2.30%) Google
5 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
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