The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 70 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 10 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.96% 2.40% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 2.56% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 23
Average daily rate
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£350 £238 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £179 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £335 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £268 £265
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +0.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
970 820 1048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.18% 93.82% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 444 628
Average daily rate £325 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 44
Average hourly rate £13.20 £31.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.41% +106.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £45.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
PHP Developer
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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 1 August 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 1 August 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.

1 100 (100.00%) PHP
2 62 (62.00%) Zend
3 50 (50.00%) MVC
4 42 (42.00%) Symfony
5 38 (38.00%) JavaScript
6 28 (28.00%) HTML
7 26 (26.00%) MySQL
8 25 (25.00%) TDD
9 23 (23.00%) CodeIgniter
10 22 (22.00%) Java
11 21 (21.00%) CSS
12 19 (19.00%) Drupal
13 18 (18.00%) jQuery
14 17 (17.00%) OOP
14 17 (17.00%) OO
15 16 (16.00%) Jenkins
16 14 (14.00%) E-Commerce
16 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (12.00%) LAMP
17 12 (12.00%) Apache
18 11 (11.00%) Web Services
18 11 (11.00%) Unit Testing
18 11 (11.00%) PHP5
19 10 (10.00%) SQL
19 10 (10.00%) HTML5
20 8 (8.00%) Internet
21 7 (7.00%) Scrum
21 7 (7.00%) Linux
21 7 (7.00%) Magento
22 6 (6.00%) Git (software)

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 19 (19.00%) Drupal
2 12 (12.00%) Apache
3 6 (6.00%) SugarCRM
4 5 (5.00%) Moodle
5 4 (4.00%) WordPress
6 3 (3.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.00%) Selenium
3 5 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.00%) Hudson
4 2 (2.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (1.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.00%) Symfony
2 28 (28.00%) HTML
3 23 (23.00%) CodeIgniter
4 21 (21.00%) CSS
5 18 (18.00%) jQuery
6 12 (12.00%) LAMP
7 11 (11.00%) Web Services
8 10 (10.00%) HTML5
9 6 (6.00%) SOAP
10 5 (5.00%) RESTful
11 4 (4.00%) XML
12 3 (3.00%) Zend Framework
12 3 (3.00%) Sass
12 3 (3.00%) REST
12 3 (3.00%) CSS3
13 2 (2.00%) LESS
14 1 (1.00%) XSLT
14 1 (1.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.00%) iPhone
3 1 (1.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.00%) Android
2 1 (1.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (50.00%) MVC
2 25 (25.00%) TDD
3 17 (17.00%) OOP
3 17 (17.00%) OO
4 14 (14.00%) E-Commerce
4 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (7.00%) Scrum
7 6 (6.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.00%) Release Management
9 3 (3.00%) Web Development
9 3 (3.00%) OO PHP
9 3 (3.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) PHP
2 38 (38.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (22.00%) Java
4 11 (11.00%) PHP5
5 10 (10.00%) SQL
6 4 (4.00%) Ruby
7 3 (3.00%) Python
7 3 (3.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 62 (62.00%) Zend
2 4 (4.00%) Twitter
3 3 (3.00%) Google
3 3 (3.00%) Facebook
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