The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 104 99 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 18 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.89% 0.17% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.19% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£300 £225 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-39.65% -7.93%
PHP Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1808 1616 1277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.77% 92.18% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 866 618
Average daily rate £363 £360 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 105 167
Average hourly rate £13.75 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -7 6 £413 +83.33% 5
Basingstoke - 5 £310 - 2
Fareham - 1 £300 -
Liss - - - -
Petersfield - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Romsey - - - - 2
Winchester - - - - 3
Farnborough - - - - 3
Alton - - - -
Emsworth - - - - 1
Andover - - - - 2
PHP Developer
South East

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (72.73%) HTML
2 24 (72.73%) CSS
3 23 (69.70%) MySQL
4 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
5 17 (51.52%) Linux
5 17 (51.52%) OO
5 17 (51.52%) jQuery
6 16 (48.48%) Apache
6 16 (48.48%) Web Services
7 14 (42.42%) MVC
8 13 (39.39%) PHP5
9 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (33.33%) TDD
10 11 (33.33%) Subversion
10 11 (33.33%) Zend
10 11 (33.33%) OO PHP
11 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
11 10 (30.30%) Ajax
11 10 (30.30%) Internet
12 9 (27.27%) CMS
12 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
12 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
12 9 (27.27%) Marketing
12 9 (27.27%) Laravel
13 8 (24.24%) CodeIgniter
13 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
14 7 (21.21%) SOAP
14 7 (21.21%) Symfony
14 7 (21.21%) Web Development

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (48.48%) Apache
2 9 (27.27%) CMS
3 7 (21.21%) WordPress
4 6 (18.18%) Drupal
5 3 (9.09%) Joomla!
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
6 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) MySQL
2 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
3 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Subversion
2 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.12%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (27.27%) Marketing
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) HTML
1 24 (72.73%) CSS
2 17 (51.52%) jQuery
3 16 (48.48%) Web Services
4 10 (30.30%) Ajax
5 9 (27.27%) Laravel
6 8 (24.24%) CodeIgniter
7 7 (21.21%) SOAP
7 7 (21.21%) Symfony
7 7 (21.21%) JSON
8 6 (18.18%) RESTful
8 6 (18.18%) REST
8 6 (18.18%) XML
9 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
10 4 (12.12%) HTML5
10 4 (12.12%) CSS3
10 4 (12.12%) PostGIS
10 4 (12.12%) KML
11 3 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) Kindle
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (15.15%) Debian
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.12%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) OO
2 14 (42.42%) MVC
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) TDD
4 11 (33.33%) OO PHP
5 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
6 7 (21.21%) Web Development
6 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 6 (18.18%) BDD
7 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (15.15%) OOP
8 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.12%) Change Control
9 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
9 4 (12.12%) SEO
10 3 (9.09%) Pay per click
11 2 (6.06%) Content Management
12 1 (3.03%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 13 (39.39%) PHP5
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) Golang
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Zend
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + none
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £230 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago