The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 64 44 77
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +33
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 9 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.90% 3.39% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 3.59% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -18.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £450 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-51.42% +9.37%
PHP Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
916 836 1020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.06% 94.57% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 461 562
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 37 34
Average hourly rate £13.20 £27.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +83.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £21.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 68 (100.00%) PHP
2 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (61.76%) Zend
4 33 (48.53%) MVC
5 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 24 (35.29%) Symfony
6 22 (32.35%) TDD
7 19 (27.94%) MySQL
8 16 (23.53%) Java
9 15 (22.06%) HTML
10 14 (20.59%) CSS
10 14 (20.59%) E-Commerce
11 12 (17.65%) OOP
11 12 (17.65%) OO
11 12 (17.65%) CodeIgniter
12 11 (16.18%) LAMP
13 10 (14.71%) Drupal
13 10 (14.71%) jQuery
14 9 (13.24%) Apache
15 7 (10.29%) Web Services
15 7 (10.29%) Internet
15 7 (10.29%) PHP5
15 7 (10.29%) Jenkins
16 6 (8.82%) Magento
16 6 (8.82%) HTML5
17 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
17 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
17 5 (7.35%) Scrum
17 5 (7.35%) SQL
17 5 (7.35%) SOAP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (14.71%) Drupal
2 9 (13.24%) Apache
3 4 (5.88%) SugarCRM
3 4 (5.88%) Moodle
4 2 (2.94%) CMS
4 2 (2.94%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) Internet
2 3 (4.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.94%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.41%) Hudson
3 3 (4.41%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.41%) Selenium
4 1 (1.47%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.47%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) Symfony
2 15 (22.06%) HTML
3 14 (20.59%) CSS
4 12 (17.65%) CodeIgniter
5 11 (16.18%) LAMP
6 10 (14.71%) jQuery
7 7 (10.29%) Web Services
8 6 (8.82%) HTML5
9 5 (7.35%) SOAP
10 3 (4.41%) RESTful
10 3 (4.41%) REST
10 3 (4.41%) CSS3
10 3 (4.41%) Sass
11 2 (2.94%) Zend Framework
11 2 (2.94%) LESS
12 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.47%) Laravel
12 1 (1.47%) XHTML
12 1 (1.47%) XML
12 1 (1.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.47%) iPhone
3 1 (1.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (48.53%) MVC
3 22 (32.35%) TDD
4 14 (20.59%) E-Commerce
5 12 (17.65%) OOP
5 12 (17.65%) OO
6 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
6 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.35%) Scrum
7 4 (5.88%) OO PHP
8 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.41%) BDD
8 3 (4.41%) Web Development
9 2 (2.94%) Release Management
9 2 (2.94%) Android Development
10 1 (1.47%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.53%) Java
4 7 (10.29%) PHP5
5 5 (7.35%) SQL
6 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 42 (61.76%) Zend
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