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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior PHP Developer
UK / England
Rank 536 562 546
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 29 44 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.095% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.100% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 38 39
Median daily rate £370 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £318 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.96% -20.62%
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
39224 44183 43962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.93% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25749 28478 28133
Median daily rate £428 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.18% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1333 1606 1775
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -4 15 £413 +10.00% 7
West Midlands - 4 £370 - 7
East of England - 3 - - 2
North West +23 2 £375 +21.95% 5
South East +21 2 £344 -0.36% 6
Yorkshire +11 2 £350 +22.80% 7
East Midlands - 1 £425 - 6
Senior PHP Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 77 (100.00%) PHP
2 40 (51.95%) JavaScript
3 38 (49.35%) HTML
4 34 (44.16%) CSS
5 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (37.66%) Git (software)
7 28 (36.36%) Symfony
7 28 (36.36%) OO
8 25 (32.47%) Jenkins
8 25 (32.47%) OO PHP
9 24 (31.17%) Linux
10 23 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (27.27%) Web Development
11 21 (27.27%) BDD
11 21 (27.27%) TDD
12 20 (25.97%) MySQL
13 18 (23.38%) Relational Database
14 17 (22.08%) MVC
14 17 (22.08%) Zend
15 16 (20.78%) Docker
16 15 (19.48%) Laravel
17 13 (16.88%) Unix
17 13 (16.88%) HTTP
18 12 (15.58%) Mac OS X
18 12 (15.58%) RESTful
19 11 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
19 11 (14.29%) Behat
20 10 (12.99%) Configuration Management
20 10 (12.99%) User Acceptance Testing
21 9 (11.69%) Visualisation

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 (10.39%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.79%) Apache
2 6 (7.79%) Drupal
3 5 (6.49%) WordPress
4 3 (3.90%) CMS
5 2 (2.60%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.30%) concrete5
6 1 (1.30%) Confluence
6 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.30%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Office
1 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.30%) Pixelmator
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Magento
2 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.60%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.30%) GitHub
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.97%) MySQL
2 18 (23.38%) Relational Database
3 11 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (37.66%) Git (software)
2 25 (32.47%) Jenkins
3 9 (11.69%) Cucumber
4 8 (10.39%) PHPUnit
5 6 (7.79%) WebDriver
6 4 (5.19%) Subversion
7 3 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.90%) gulp
7 3 (3.90%) JIRA
7 3 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (3.90%) Selenium
8 1 (1.30%) Grunt
8 1 (1.30%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.30%) Mocha
8 1 (1.30%) Protractor
8 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (5.19%) Finance
1 4 (5.19%) Retail
2 3 (3.90%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Advertising
3 2 (2.60%) Electronics
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (49.35%) HTML
2 34 (44.16%) CSS
3 28 (36.36%) Symfony
4 15 (19.48%) Laravel
5 12 (15.58%) RESTful
6 11 (14.29%) Behat
7 9 (11.69%) Doctrine
7 9 (11.69%) HTML5
7 9 (11.69%) REST
8 8 (10.39%) jQuery
8 8 (10.39%) LAMP
9 7 (9.09%) Web Services
9 7 (9.09%) Zend Framework
10 6 (7.79%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.79%) Node.js
10 6 (7.79%) SOAP
11 5 (6.49%) React
12 4 (5.19%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (5.19%) CSS3
12 4 (5.19%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Visualisation
2 5 (6.49%) User Experience
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.17%) Linux
2 13 (16.88%) Unix
3 12 (15.58%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.36%) OO
3 25 (32.47%) OO PHP
4 23 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (27.27%) BDD
5 21 (27.27%) TDD
5 21 (27.27%) Web Development
6 17 (22.08%) MVC
7 10 (12.99%) Configuration Management
7 10 (12.99%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (11.69%) Line Management
8 9 (11.69%) OOP
8 9 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (11.69%) Scrum
9 8 (10.39%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.39%) Web Design
10 4 (5.19%) DevOps
10 4 (5.19%) Front End Development
10 4 (5.19%) Service Design
11 3 (3.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) PHP
2 40 (51.95%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.09%) Java
4 6 (7.79%) SQL
5 3 (3.90%) PHP 7
6 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.60%) C
6 2 (2.60%) Python
7 1 (1.30%) Go
7 1 (1.30%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.49%) DBS Check
3 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) Degree
5 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.30%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (20.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Ansible
2 1 (1.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Zend
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) Apple
3 2 (2.60%) Google
3 2 (2.60%) SAP
4 1 (1.30%) Sage
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