The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 63 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.41% - 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% - 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£338 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 - £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +7.69%
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
697 541 898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.57% 94.25% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 272 421
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 66
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £37.40 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
Hertford - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Watford - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
PHP Developer
East of England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) MySQL
3 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (21.05%) PHP5
6 3 (15.79%) HTML5
6 3 (15.79%) SilverStripe
6 3 (15.79%) WordPress
6 3 (15.79%) Magento
6 3 (15.79%) Zend
7 2 (10.53%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Subversion
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 2 (10.53%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) SEO
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) Laravel
7 2 (10.53%) Symfony
8 1 (5.26%) Finance
8 1 (5.26%) CMS
8 1 (5.26%) LAMP
8 1 (5.26%) Ajax
8 1 (5.26%) RESTful
8 1 (5.26%) Open Source
8 1 (5.26%) Joomla!
8 1 (5.26%) Drupal

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (15.79%) WordPress
1 3 (15.79%) SilverStripe
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.26%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) Laravel
5 2 (10.53%) Symfony
5 2 (10.53%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) RESTful
6 1 (5.26%) LAMP
6 1 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
1 2 (10.53%) MVC
1 2 (10.53%) SEO
1 2 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) PHP5
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Zend