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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 86 87 65
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 24 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.66% 1.37% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.44% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 17
Median daily rate £348 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
1395 1524 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.27% 95.01% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 1087 683
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.35% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 20
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £22.50 £16.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 50 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (62.00%) JavaScript
3 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (52.00%) MySQL
5 24 (48.00%) HTML
6 20 (40.00%) CSS
7 19 (38.00%) Linux
8 13 (26.00%) SQL
9 12 (24.00%) OO
9 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
10 11 (22.00%) High Availability
10 11 (22.00%) Front End Development
10 11 (22.00%) Python
10 11 (22.00%) LAMP
11 10 (20.00%) Scrum
11 10 (20.00%) TDD
11 10 (20.00%) Zend
11 10 (20.00%) MVC
11 10 (20.00%) Doctrine
11 10 (20.00%) HTML5
12 9 (18.00%) Apache
13 8 (16.00%) Drupal
13 8 (16.00%) PHP 5
13 8 (16.00%) jQuery
13 8 (16.00%) RESTful
13 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
13 8 (16.00%) OO PHP
14 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
14 7 (14.00%) CSS3

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 (18.00%) Apache
2 8 (16.00%) Drupal
3 6 (12.00%) WordPress
4 5 (10.00%) Apache Solr
4 5 (10.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (52.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) Redis
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.00%) PHPUnit
4 4 (8.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) Maven
General
1 7 (14.00%) Games
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Billing
4 1 (2.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.00%) HTML
2 20 (40.00%) CSS
3 11 (22.00%) LAMP
4 10 (20.00%) Doctrine
4 10 (20.00%) HTML5
5 8 (16.00%) jQuery
5 8 (16.00%) RESTful
6 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (14.00%) CSS3
6 7 (14.00%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (14.00%) Zend Framework
7 6 (12.00%) Symfony
7 6 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (10.00%) Drush
8 5 (10.00%) SAML
9 4 (8.00%) Node.js
10 2 (4.00%) .NET
10 2 (4.00%) Ajax
10 2 (4.00%) React
10 2 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) OO
3 11 (22.00%) Front End Development
3 11 (22.00%) High Availability
4 10 (20.00%) MVC
4 10 (20.00%) Scrum
4 10 (20.00%) TDD
5 8 (16.00%) OO PHP
6 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Software Architecture
7 6 (12.00%) Web Development
8 5 (10.00%) OOP
8 5 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (10.00%) SEO
8 5 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.00%) Workflow
9 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.00%) Release Management
10 3 (6.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (62.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.00%) SQL
4 11 (22.00%) Python
5 8 (16.00%) PHP 5
6 5 (10.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.00%) Java
7 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle