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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 67 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 22 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.94% 1.14% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 1.22% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 4
Median daily rate £325 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £329 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £45.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +73.07%
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
1078 1479 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.98% 93.67% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 981 721
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 35
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.13 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +21.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
3 29 (63.04%) HTML
4 28 (60.87%) CSS
5 24 (52.17%) MySQL
6 15 (32.61%) SQL
7 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (26.09%) Symfony
8 10 (21.74%) MVC
8 10 (21.74%) HTML5
9 9 (19.57%) CSS3
9 9 (19.57%) Java
9 9 (19.57%) Drupal
9 9 (19.57%) WordPress
9 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
10 8 (17.39%) Web Development
10 8 (17.39%) CMS
10 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
11 7 (15.22%) Laravel
11 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
12 6 (13.04%) RESTful
12 6 (13.04%) Magento
12 6 (13.04%) LAMP
12 6 (13.04%) OO
12 6 (13.04%) Zend
13 5 (10.87%) jQuery
13 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
13 5 (10.87%) TDD
13 5 (10.87%) PHPUnit
13 5 (10.87%) Redis

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 4 (8.70%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.35%) Magnolia
4 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.17%) concrete5
5 1 (2.17%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Magento
2 1 (2.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) HTTP
1 4 (8.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) MySQL
2 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.87%) Redis
4 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) GIS
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) PHPUnit
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) Subversion
4 2 (4.35%) Grunt
4 2 (4.35%) gulp
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.70%) Advertising
2 2 (4.35%) Billing
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (63.04%) HTML
2 28 (60.87%) CSS
3 12 (26.09%) Symfony
4 10 (21.74%) HTML5
5 9 (19.57%) CSS3
6 7 (15.22%) Laravel
7 6 (13.04%) LAMP
7 6 (13.04%) RESTful
8 5 (10.87%) jQuery
9 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.70%) Django
9 4 (8.70%) Drush
9 4 (8.70%) EclipseLink
9 4 (8.70%) Flask
9 4 (8.70%) JPA
9 4 (8.70%) SAML
9 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (6.52%) Node.js
10 3 (6.52%) Sass
10 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) User Experience
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) MVC
3 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
4 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
4 8 (17.39%) Web Development
5 6 (13.04%) OO
6 5 (10.87%) TDD
6 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.70%) Regression Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Scrum
7 4 (8.70%) SEO
7 4 (8.70%) Software Delivery
7 4 (8.70%) SOLID
7 4 (8.70%) Workflow
8 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.52%) OOP
8 3 (6.52%) Open Source
9 2 (4.35%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
3 15 (32.61%) SQL
4 9 (19.57%) Java
5 4 (8.70%) C
5 4 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Varnish
2 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Zend
2 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
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