The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 19 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 10 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.97% 3.72% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.31% 3.87% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 5
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£230 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +7.69%
PHP Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
232 284 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 92.06% 95.95% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 136 115
Average daily rate £310 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £60
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £375 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 71
Average hourly rate £15.50 £20.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.39% -36.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.88 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £40.00 £36.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Developer across the Leicestershire region.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer across the Leicestershire region.

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +12 8 £190 -10.58% 7
Loughborough - - - - 1
Melton Mowbray - - - - 2
PHP Developer
East Midlands

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 20 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (85.00%) CSS
3 16 (80.00%) HTML
3 16 (80.00%) MySQL
4 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (65.00%) HTML5
6 10 (50.00%) jQuery
7 9 (45.00%) WordPress
8 7 (35.00%) Drupal
9 6 (30.00%) PHP5
9 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (30.00%) OOP
9 6 (30.00%) OO
9 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (25.00%) Adobe
10 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
10 5 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (25.00%) Content Management
10 5 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (20.00%) Google
11 4 (20.00%) Zend
11 4 (20.00%) Google Maps API
11 4 (20.00%) CSS3
11 4 (20.00%) Digital Media
11 4 (20.00%) Facebook
11 4 (20.00%) Twitter
11 4 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
11 4 (20.00%) MVC
12 2 (10.00%) SEO
12 2 (10.00%) Publishing

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (45.00%) WordPress
2 7 (35.00%) Drupal
3 4 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) CSS
2 16 (80.00%) HTML
3 13 (65.00%) HTML5
4 10 (50.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) Google Maps API
5 4 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) XHTML
6 2 (10.00%) LAMP
6 2 (10.00%) Ajax
6 2 (10.00%) JSON
6 2 (10.00%) Zend Framework
7 1 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) OOP
1 6 (30.00%) OO
1 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (25.00%) Content Management
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) SEO
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Android Development
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) PHP5
4 2 (10.00%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe
2 4 (20.00%) Google
2 4 (20.00%) Zend
2 4 (20.00%) Facebook
2 4 (20.00%) Twitter
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