The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 55 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.50% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £413 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 - £418
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 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +40.62%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
602 598 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.86% 93.44% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 307 413
Median daily rate £437 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 54 32
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.03 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 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
Watford -2 2 £413 -
PHP Developer
East of England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Hertfordshire region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (94.74%) Zend
3 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
4 15 (78.95%) E-Commerce
5 14 (73.68%) MySQL
5 14 (73.68%) LAMP
6 13 (68.42%) CSS
6 13 (68.42%) HTML
7 11 (57.89%) jQuery
8 10 (52.63%) Web Development
9 9 (47.37%) e-Learning
9 9 (47.37%) Web Services
10 8 (42.11%) OO
10 8 (42.11%) MVC
11 6 (31.58%) OO PHP
11 6 (31.58%) Zend Framework
11 6 (31.58%) Magento
11 6 (31.58%) XSL
11 6 (31.58%) XHTML
12 5 (26.32%) XML
12 5 (26.32%) SOAP
13 4 (21.05%) Linux
13 4 (21.05%) Apache
13 4 (21.05%) Subversion
13 4 (21.05%) HTTP
13 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
13 4 (21.05%) Open Source
13 4 (21.05%) Symfony
13 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
14 2 (10.53%) User Experience

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (21.05%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) LAMP
2 13 (68.42%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) jQuery
4 9 (47.37%) Web Services
5 6 (31.58%) XHTML
5 6 (31.58%) XSL
5 6 (31.58%) Zend Framework
6 5 (26.32%) SOAP
6 5 (26.32%) XML
7 4 (21.05%) Symfony
8 2 (10.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) e-Learning
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) E-Commerce
2 10 (52.63%) Web Development
3 8 (42.11%) MVC
3 8 (42.11%) OO
4 6 (31.58%) OO PHP
5 4 (21.05%) Open Source
5 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) OOP
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Zend