The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 87 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 21 33 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.45% 2.00% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 2.10% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 9
Median daily rate £325 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-53.84% +44.44%
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
1398 1568 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.21% 94.86% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 962 1110 626
Median daily rate £400 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 30
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -5.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £37.04 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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 30 August 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Leeds region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 33 (71.74%) JavaScript
3 27 (58.70%) HTML
4 23 (50.00%) CSS
5 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (45.65%) MySQL
7 13 (28.26%) Linux
7 13 (28.26%) HTML5
7 13 (28.26%) Front End Development
8 11 (23.91%) Python
8 11 (23.91%) High Availability
9 10 (21.74%) CSS3
10 9 (19.57%) WordPress
10 9 (19.57%) OO
10 9 (19.57%) Drupal
10 9 (19.57%) Scrum
11 8 (17.39%) jQuery
11 8 (17.39%) Web Development
11 8 (17.39%) CMS
11 8 (17.39%) SQL
12 7 (15.22%) MVC
12 7 (15.22%) Games
12 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
12 7 (15.22%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
13 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
13 6 (13.04%) LAMP
14 5 (10.87%) SEO

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 9 (19.57%) Drupal
1 9 (19.57%) WordPress
2 8 (17.39%) CMS
3 5 (10.87%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.35%) Apache
4 2 (4.35%) Magnolia
4 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.17%) concrete5
5 1 (2.17%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.17%) Redis
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) Subversion
3 2 (4.35%) Grunt
3 2 (4.35%) gulp
3 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.35%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 7 (15.22%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Billing
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) HTML
2 23 (50.00%) CSS
3 13 (28.26%) HTML5
4 10 (21.74%) CSS3
5 8 (17.39%) jQuery
6 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
6 7 (15.22%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (13.04%) LAMP
7 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (10.87%) Drush
8 5 (10.87%) SAML
9 4 (8.70%) Node.js
9 4 (8.70%) Symfony
10 3 (6.52%) Doctrine
10 3 (6.52%) RESTful
11 2 (4.35%) Ajax
11 2 (4.35%) Laravel
11 2 (4.35%) Sass
11 2 (4.35%) XML
11 2 (4.35%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Front End Development
3 11 (23.91%) High Availability
4 9 (19.57%) OO
4 9 (19.57%) Scrum
5 8 (17.39%) Web Development
6 7 (15.22%) MVC
7 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.87%) OOP
8 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (10.87%) SEO
8 5 (10.87%) Software Delivery
8 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Workflow
9 4 (8.70%) Release Management
10 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.52%) Information Architecture
10 3 (6.52%) OO PHP
10 3 (6.52%) Open Source
10 3 (6.52%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 33 (71.74%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.91%) Python
4 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 5 (10.87%) C
6 4 (8.70%) Java
7 3 (6.52%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.17%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Varnish
2 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Zend
2 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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