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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 79 84 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -62
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 25 20 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.62% 1.42% 6.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.50% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 78
Median daily rate £370 £280 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £266 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £359 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 - £30.00
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
1482 1336 1173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.92% 94.89% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1043 935 810
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 33
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.08% -15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £28.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 26 (59.09%) Linux
4 24 (54.55%) MySQL
5 18 (40.91%) LAMP
6 16 (36.36%) HTML
7 14 (31.82%) SQL
7 14 (31.82%) OO
7 14 (31.82%) High Availability
8 13 (29.55%) TDD
9 12 (27.27%) Apache
9 12 (27.27%) Python
9 12 (27.27%) CSS
10 10 (22.73%) Games
10 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
10 10 (22.73%) Zend
10 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
10 10 (22.73%) Doctrine
11 9 (20.45%) Front End Development
11 9 (20.45%) Scrum
11 9 (20.45%) MVC
12 8 (18.18%) OOP
12 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
12 8 (18.18%) PHP 5
12 8 (18.18%) jQuery
12 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
12 8 (18.18%) RESTful
12 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
13 7 (15.91%) PHPUnit

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 12 (27.27%) Apache
2 4 (9.09%) Node.js
3 2 (4.55%) WordPress
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.27%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Drupal
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) GitHub
2 1 (2.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) MySQL
2 7 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.82%) Redis
5 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.91%) PHPUnit
4 6 (13.64%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) Maven
General
1 10 (22.73%) Games
2 3 (6.82%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) LAMP
2 16 (36.36%) HTML
3 12 (27.27%) CSS
4 10 (22.73%) Doctrine
5 8 (18.18%) jQuery
5 8 (18.18%) RESTful
6 7 (15.91%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (15.91%) Zend Framework
7 6 (13.64%) HTML5
8 5 (11.36%) Symfony
9 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.82%) CSS3
10 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.27%) Drush
11 1 (2.27%) Ember.js
11 1 (2.27%) Laravel
11 1 (2.27%) LEMP Stack
11 1 (2.27%) LESS
11 1 (2.27%) REST
11 1 (2.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Animation
2 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.27%) FMCG
2 1 (2.27%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (2.27%) NHS
2 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) High Availability
2 14 (31.82%) OO
3 13 (29.55%) TDD
4 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
5 9 (20.45%) Front End Development
5 9 (20.45%) MVC
5 9 (20.45%) Scrum
6 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 8 (18.18%) OOP
6 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.91%) OO PHP
8 6 (13.64%) Information Architecture
8 6 (13.64%) Open Source
8 6 (13.64%) OWASP
8 6 (13.64%) Software Architecture
9 4 (9.09%) Release Management
9 4 (9.09%) Web Development
10 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.82%) SQL
4 12 (27.27%) Python
5 8 (18.18%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.27%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Varnish
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Zend
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle