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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 90 108 88
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 30 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.41% 0.53% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.57% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 14
Average daily rate
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£335 £238 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.05% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £288 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
1965 1935 1619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.64% 93.48% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1254 1109 890
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 112 158
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.00 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
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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 +15 15 £350 +40.00% 6
Basingstoke - 2 £260 - 1
Fareham - 2 £275 - 1
Portsmouth - 2 £300 -
PHP Developer
South East

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (61.36%) HTML
2 27 (61.36%) OO
3 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 25 (56.82%) Git (software)
5 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (50.00%) CSS
7 21 (47.73%) Linux
8 17 (38.64%) Subversion
8 17 (38.64%) OO PHP
9 16 (36.36%) BDD
9 16 (36.36%) TDD
10 15 (34.09%) SQL
11 14 (31.82%) Perl
11 14 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (31.82%) Scrum
12 13 (29.55%) Drupal
12 13 (29.55%) MySQL
13 12 (27.27%) Apache
13 12 (27.27%) jQuery
13 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
13 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (27.27%) PHPUnit
14 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
14 11 (25.00%) Web Development
15 10 (22.73%) JSON
15 10 (22.73%) XML
15 10 (22.73%) Internet
16 9 (20.45%) OOP
16 9 (20.45%) PHP5

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (29.55%) Drupal
2 12 (27.27%) Apache
3 4 (9.09%) WordPress
4 2 (4.55%) CMS
5 1 (2.27%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.27%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.27%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) GitHub
2 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (29.55%) MySQL
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (56.82%) Git (software)
2 17 (38.64%) Subversion
3 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 12 (27.27%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Behat
General
1 3 (6.82%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) HTML
2 22 (50.00%) CSS
3 12 (27.27%) jQuery
4 10 (22.73%) XML
4 10 (22.73%) JSON
5 9 (20.45%) REST
6 8 (18.18%) RESTful
6 8 (18.18%) HTML5
7 7 (15.91%) Web Services
8 5 (11.36%) Symfony
9 4 (9.09%) Zend Framework
9 4 (9.09%) LAMP
9 4 (9.09%) CSS3
10 2 (4.55%) Laravel
10 2 (4.55%) PostGIS
10 2 (4.55%) KML
11 1 (2.27%) Ajax
11 1 (2.27%) XHTML
11 1 (2.27%) SAML
11 1 (2.27%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.27%) W3C
2 1 (2.27%) Cybernetics
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) UNIX
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) OO
2 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (38.64%) OO PHP
4 16 (36.36%) BDD
4 16 (36.36%) TDD
5 14 (31.82%) Scrum
6 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 11 (25.00%) Web Development
8 9 (20.45%) OOP
8 9 (20.45%) Change Control
9 8 (18.18%) MVC
10 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.55%) Project Management
12 1 (2.27%) SEO
12 1 (2.27%) OOD
12 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (2.27%) CRM
12 1 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (2.27%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 15 (34.09%) SQL
4 14 (31.82%) Perl
5 9 (20.45%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
1 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Zend
2 1 (2.27%) Facebook
2 1 (2.27%) Twitter
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe
2 1 (2.27%) Google