The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 585 569 535
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 31 43 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.091% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 41
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £337 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
47023 47467 46270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.91% 94.81% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31062 30430 28861
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 £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1390 1810 1901
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.55 £40.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Senior PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Senior PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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 -3 20 £400 - 18
South East -2 6 £350 -30.00% 6
Yorkshire -4 2 £381 +42.52% 10
West Midlands -20 2 £304 +21.50% 5
South West 0 1 £400 +1.26% 1
Senior PHP Developer
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Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) PHP
2 46 (60.53%) JavaScript
2 46 (60.53%) Symfony
3 39 (51.32%) MVC
4 38 (50.00%) HTML
5 35 (46.05%) CSS
6 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (42.11%) MySQL
8 31 (40.79%) Laravel
9 23 (30.26%) TDD
10 22 (28.95%) RESTful
11 21 (27.63%) Git (software)
11 21 (27.63%) Web Services
11 21 (27.63%) OO
12 18 (23.68%) BDD
13 17 (22.37%) HTML5
13 17 (22.37%) LAMP
14 16 (21.05%) Scrum
14 16 (21.05%) Linux
14 16 (21.05%) Zend
15 15 (19.74%) CSS3
15 15 (19.74%) Apache
16 14 (18.42%) SQL
16 14 (18.42%) Web Development
16 14 (18.42%) Unit Testing
16 14 (18.42%) OO PHP
17 13 (17.11%) PHPUnit
17 13 (17.11%) OOP
18 12 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
18 12 (15.79%) WordPress

Senior 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 15 (19.74%) Apache
2 12 (15.79%) WordPress
3 7 (9.21%) CMS
4 5 (6.58%) Drupal
4 5 (6.58%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.58%) nginx
5 4 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (5.26%) Magnolia
6 1 (1.32%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.32%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.32%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Magento
2 3 (3.95%) BigMachines
2 3 (3.95%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.58%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.95%) SaaS
4 1 (1.32%) GitHub
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
1 1 (1.32%) LDAP
1 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.11%) MySQL
2 11 (14.47%) MongoDB
3 9 (11.84%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (5.26%) Redis
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (27.63%) Git (software)
2 13 (17.11%) PHPUnit
3 6 (7.89%) Subversion
4 4 (5.26%) JIRA
5 3 (3.95%) Bower
5 3 (3.95%) Grunt
5 3 (3.95%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.63%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.32%) Geb
7 1 (1.32%) Gradle
7 1 (1.32%) JMeter
7 1 (1.32%) JUnit
7 1 (1.32%) Selenium
7 1 (1.32%) Spock
7 1 (1.32%) Xdebug
General
1 11 (14.47%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Retail
3 2 (2.63%) Advertising
3 2 (2.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (60.53%) Symfony
2 38 (50.00%) HTML
3 35 (46.05%) CSS
4 31 (40.79%) Laravel
5 22 (28.95%) RESTful
6 21 (27.63%) Web Services
7 17 (22.37%) HTML5
7 17 (22.37%) LAMP
8 15 (19.74%) CSS3
9 10 (13.16%) REST
10 9 (11.84%) XML
11 7 (9.21%) jQuery
11 7 (9.21%) React
11 7 (9.21%) Yii
12 6 (7.89%) Behat
12 6 (7.89%) JSON
13 5 (6.58%) SOAP
14 4 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
14 4 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) User Experience
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.26%) Fintech
3 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.95%) Blog
4 2 (2.63%) iPad
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Replication
5 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) MVC
2 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (30.26%) TDD
4 21 (27.63%) OO
5 18 (23.68%) BDD
6 16 (21.05%) Scrum
7 14 (18.42%) OO PHP
7 14 (18.42%) Unit Testing
7 14 (18.42%) Web Development
8 13 (17.11%) OOP
9 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.89%) Data Protection
11 4 (5.26%) Coaching
11 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.95%) CRM
12 3 (3.95%) Microservices
12 3 (3.95%) Multithreading
12 3 (3.95%) Software Engineering
13 2 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) PHP
2 46 (60.53%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.42%) SQL
4 11 (14.47%) Java
4 11 (14.47%) Python
5 9 (11.84%) Ruby
6 4 (5.26%) PHP 5
7 3 (3.95%) Apex Code
8 2 (2.63%) Go
9 1 (1.32%) Clojure
9 1 (1.32%) Erlang
9 1 (1.32%) Groovy
9 1 (1.32%) Jython
9 1 (1.32%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Varnish
2 1 (1.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (1.32%) Ansible
2 1 (1.32%) Kibana
2 1 (1.32%) logstash
2 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Zend
2 4 (5.26%) Interwoven
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.95%) Siebel
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) Sencha
4 1 (1.32%) Twitter
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