The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 48 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.47% 0.70% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.72% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £45.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +73.07%
PHP Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
392 558 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 96.08% 97.55% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 297 307
Median daily rate £375 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 94 46
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £41.00 £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Leigh-on-Sea - 2 - -
Colchester +2 1 £325 -1.88%
PHP Developer
East of England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Essex region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Unica
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Secure Coding
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) B2C
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (33.33%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) B2C
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Secure Coding
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle