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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior PHP Developer
UK / England
Rank 550 570 556
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 29 42 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.088% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.093% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 32 41
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £321 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £338 £390
% change year-on-year
+9.62% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39661 45341 45243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.08% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26048 29636 28290
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1399 1520 1797
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +5 15 £413 +6.45% 24
East of England - 4 - - 3
West Midlands - 3 £370 - 6
East Midlands +3 2 - - 2
North West +23 1 £325 - 10
South East +19 1 £363 +11.11% 8
Yorkshire +16 1 £335 -16.25% 11
South West - 1 £845 - 3
Senior PHP Developer
UK

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 41 (56.16%) JavaScript
3 38 (52.05%) HTML
4 36 (49.32%) CSS
5 31 (42.47%) Symfony
6 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (36.99%) TDD
7 27 (36.99%) MySQL
8 24 (32.88%) Git (software)
9 21 (28.77%) OO
10 20 (27.40%) Linux
10 20 (27.40%) Web Development
11 19 (26.03%) OO PHP
12 17 (23.29%) MVC
13 16 (21.92%) Jenkins
14 15 (20.55%) Zend
14 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (19.18%) Laravel
15 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
16 13 (17.81%) BDD
16 13 (17.81%) RESTful
17 10 (13.70%) Scrum
18 9 (12.33%) Responsive Web Design
18 9 (12.33%) Web Design
18 9 (12.33%) LAMP
18 9 (12.33%) Unix
19 8 (10.96%) Mac OS X
19 8 (10.96%) OOP
19 8 (10.96%) HTTP
19 8 (10.96%) Apache

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 8 (10.96%) Apache
2 7 (9.59%) Drupal
3 6 (8.22%) WordPress
4 5 (6.85%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.11%) CMS
6 2 (2.74%) ColdFusion
6 2 (2.74%) SilverStripe
7 1 (1.37%) concrete5
7 1 (1.37%) LiveCycle
7 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.37%) MS Office
1 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.11%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.74%) GitHub
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) SSL
2 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.99%) MySQL
2 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.22%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.74%) Big Data
7 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (32.88%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.92%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.48%) Subversion
4 3 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (4.11%) PHPUnit
4 3 (4.11%) Selenium
5 2 (2.74%) JIRA
5 2 (2.74%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.37%) gulp
6 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.37%) Mocha
General
1 4 (5.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Advertising
2 2 (2.74%) Marketing
2 2 (2.74%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Electronics
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.37%) Publishing
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (52.05%) HTML
2 36 (49.32%) CSS
3 31 (42.47%) Symfony
4 14 (19.18%) Laravel
5 13 (17.81%) RESTful
6 9 (12.33%) LAMP
7 8 (10.96%) jQuery
7 8 (10.96%) Node.js
8 7 (9.59%) HTML5
8 7 (9.59%) REST
8 7 (9.59%) Web Services
9 6 (8.22%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.22%) SOAP
10 4 (5.48%) CodeIgniter
10 4 (5.48%) React
11 3 (4.11%) .NET
11 3 (4.11%) CSS3
11 3 (4.11%) Sass
11 3 (4.11%) XML
11 3 (4.11%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) User Experience
2 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) Linux
2 9 (12.33%) Unix
3 8 (10.96%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.99%) TDD
3 21 (28.77%) OO
4 20 (27.40%) Web Development
5 19 (26.03%) OO PHP
6 17 (23.29%) MVC
7 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (17.81%) BDD
9 10 (13.70%) Scrum
10 9 (12.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (12.33%) Web Design
11 8 (10.96%) OOP
12 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
13 6 (8.22%) Line Management
13 6 (8.22%) Visualisation
14 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
15 4 (5.48%) Web Application Development
16 3 (4.11%) Analytics
16 3 (4.11%) DevOps
16 3 (4.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 41 (56.16%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.59%) Java
4 5 (6.85%) SQL
5 4 (5.48%) PHP 7
6 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.74%) C
6 2 (2.74%) PHP 5
6 2 (2.74%) Python
6 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.37%) Go
7 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) DBS Check
3 3 (4.11%) Degree
4 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Zend
2 3 (4.11%) Google
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle
3 2 (2.74%) Apple
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe
4 1 (1.37%) SAP
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