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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 77 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 18 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.21% 1.84% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.96% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 25
Average daily rate £325 £438 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £376 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £500 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £24.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+89.89% -14.65%
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
1407 1070 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.68% 93.94% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 761 570
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.34 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.84 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £19.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 41 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
3 27 (65.85%) HTML
4 25 (60.98%) MySQL
5 24 (58.54%) CSS
6 19 (46.34%) E-Commerce
7 16 (39.02%) HTML5
8 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (31.71%) LAMP
9 13 (31.71%) Linux
10 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
11 11 (26.83%) OO
11 11 (26.83%) Front End Development
12 10 (24.39%) Magento
12 10 (24.39%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (21.95%) TDD
13 9 (21.95%) SQL
13 9 (21.95%) Sass
14 8 (19.51%) CSS3
14 8 (19.51%) WordPress
14 8 (19.51%) OOP
15 7 (17.07%) Apache
15 7 (17.07%) MongoDB
16 6 (14.63%) jQuery
16 6 (14.63%) OWASP
16 6 (14.63%) Subversion
16 6 (14.63%) Scrum
16 6 (14.63%) Games
17 5 (12.20%) Web Development
17 5 (12.20%) Zend

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (19.51%) WordPress
2 7 (17.07%) Apache
3 5 (12.20%) Node.js
4 4 (9.76%) CMS
5 2 (4.88%) Drupal
6 1 (2.44%) IIS
Business Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Magento
2 1 (2.44%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.44%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) AdWords
2 2 (4.88%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) MySQL
2 10 (24.39%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (17.07%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.20%) Redis
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Subversion
2 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Grunt
3 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (14.63%) Games
2 5 (12.20%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) HTML
2 24 (58.54%) CSS
3 16 (39.02%) HTML5
4 13 (31.71%) LAMP
5 9 (21.95%) Sass
6 8 (19.51%) CSS3
7 6 (14.63%) jQuery
8 4 (9.76%) LESS
9 3 (7.32%) Zend Framework
10 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.88%) Doctrine
10 2 (4.88%) React
10 2 (4.88%) Web Services
11 1 (2.44%) Mason
11 1 (2.44%) OAuth
11 1 (2.44%) OAuth2
11 1 (2.44%) REST
11 1 (2.44%) RESTful
11 1 (2.44%) Visualforce
11 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Animation
2 1 (2.44%) FMCG
2 1 (2.44%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (2.44%) NHS
2 1 (2.44%) Online Games
2 1 (2.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) E-Commerce
2 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
4 11 (26.83%) Front End Development
4 11 (26.83%) OO
5 9 (21.95%) TDD
6 8 (19.51%) OOP
7 6 (14.63%) OWASP
7 6 (14.63%) Scrum
8 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (12.20%) DevOps
8 5 (12.20%) High Availability
8 5 (12.20%) Information Architecture
8 5 (12.20%) Open Source
8 5 (12.20%) Web Development
9 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.32%) MVC
9 3 (7.32%) OO PHP
10 2 (4.88%) BDD
10 2 (4.88%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.95%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) Java
6 1 (2.44%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) PHP 5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Zend
2 2 (4.88%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.44%) Siebel
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