The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 288 237 157
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -80
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 165 212 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.89% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.94% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 158 266
Median daily rate £375 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-53.84% +8.33%
PHP Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21853 22482 23040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.93% 94.67% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15576 15736 15657
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 330 442
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +25 26 £375 +7.14% 14
Westminster - 5 £413 -
Croydon - 3 £400 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £450 -
Feltham - 1 £413 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £293 -
Hillingdon - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £425 -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 London region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 327 (100.00%) PHP
2 205 (62.69%) JavaScript
3 174 (53.21%) CSS
4 168 (51.38%) HTML
5 149 (45.57%) MySQL
6 101 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
7 98 (29.97%) Symfony
8 94 (28.75%) jQuery
9 83 (25.38%) MVC
10 76 (23.24%) Git (software)
11 73 (22.32%) Web Development
12 69 (21.10%) HTML5
12 69 (21.10%) OO
13 64 (19.57%) TDD
14 62 (18.96%) LAMP
15 59 (18.04%) Zend
16 57 (17.43%) Laravel
17 56 (17.13%) CSS3
17 56 (17.13%) Linux
17 56 (17.13%) SQL
18 53 (16.21%) WordPress
19 48 (14.68%) OOP
20 38 (11.62%) E-Commerce
21 37 (11.31%) BDD
22 35 (10.70%) RESTful
23 34 (10.40%) Web Services
24 32 (9.79%) AngularJS
25 30 (9.17%) Drupal
26 29 (8.87%) Node.js
27 27 (8.26%) SQL Server

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 53 (16.21%) WordPress
2 30 (9.17%) Drupal
3 26 (7.95%) Apache
4 22 (6.73%) CMS
5 12 (3.67%) Moodle
6 10 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.83%) Confluence
8 4 (1.22%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.22%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.61%) IIS
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.31%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.31%) Jadu
10 1 (0.31%) nginx
10 1 (0.31%) PrestaShop
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.31%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (4.59%) Magento
2 3 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.31%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.31%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.20%) GitHub
3 6 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (0.92%) PaaS
5 2 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.31%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.53%) Network Security
2 4 (1.22%) SSH
3 3 (0.92%) HTTP
3 3 (0.92%) LDAP
4 2 (0.61%) DNS
5 1 (0.31%) Extranet
5 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.31%) Intranet
5 1 (0.31%) RIP
5 1 (0.31%) Skype
5 1 (0.31%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (45.57%) MySQL
2 27 (8.26%) SQL Server
3 18 (5.50%) MongoDB
3 18 (5.50%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.36%) DB2
4 11 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (3.36%) Redis
5 9 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.61%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.61%) GIS
7 2 (0.61%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.31%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.31%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 76 (23.24%) Git (software)
2 25 (7.65%) Subversion
3 20 (6.12%) PHPUnit
4 10 (3.06%) JIRA
4 10 (3.06%) Vagrant
5 9 (2.75%) Cucumber
5 9 (2.75%) gulp
6 8 (2.45%) Grunt
6 8 (2.45%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.83%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.53%) Gradle
8 5 (1.53%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.22%) Mocha
9 4 (1.22%) Selenium
10 3 (0.92%) Geb
10 3 (0.92%) Hudson
10 3 (0.92%) JUnit
10 3 (0.92%) Spock
10 3 (0.92%) Travis CI
11 2 (0.61%) Apache Ivy
General
1 17 (5.20%) Finance
2 15 (4.59%) Retail
3 13 (3.98%) Marketing
4 8 (2.45%) Publishing
5 4 (1.22%) Games
6 3 (0.92%) Banking
6 3 (0.92%) Front Office
7 2 (0.61%) Advertising
7 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (53.21%) CSS
2 168 (51.38%) HTML
3 98 (29.97%) Symfony
4 94 (28.75%) jQuery
5 69 (21.10%) HTML5
6 62 (18.96%) LAMP
7 57 (17.43%) Laravel
8 56 (17.13%) CSS3
9 35 (10.70%) RESTful
10 34 (10.40%) Web Services
11 32 (9.79%) AngularJS
12 29 (8.87%) Node.js
13 23 (7.03%) JSON
13 23 (7.03%) XML
14 22 (6.73%) CodeIgniter
15 19 (5.81%) Zend Framework
16 18 (5.50%) Ajax
16 18 (5.50%) React
17 16 (4.89%) Sass
18 15 (4.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.89%) e-Learning
2 14 (4.28%) User Experience
3 8 (2.45%) Algorithms
4 7 (2.14%) Digital Media
4 7 (2.14%) Learning Management System
4 7 (2.14%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.83%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (1.53%) Statistics
6 5 (1.53%) Video on Demand
7 4 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.22%) Fintech
7 4 (1.22%) VLE
7 4 (1.22%) W3C
8 3 (0.92%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.61%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (0.61%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 56 (17.13%) Linux
2 16 (4.89%) Windows
3 15 (4.59%) Unix
4 5 (1.53%) Android
5 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.92%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.61%) CentOS
7 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (25.38%) MVC
3 73 (22.32%) Web Development
4 69 (21.10%) OO
5 64 (19.57%) TDD
6 48 (14.68%) OOP
7 38 (11.62%) E-Commerce
8 37 (11.31%) BDD
9 27 (8.26%) OO PHP
10 23 (7.03%) Open Source
11 19 (5.81%) Scrum
12 18 (5.50%) API Development
13 17 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (4.89%) Front End Development
15 14 (4.28%) CRM
16 13 (3.98%) Data Protection
16 13 (3.98%) Refactoring
16 13 (3.98%) Unit Testing
17 12 (3.67%) Responsive Web Design
18 11 (3.36%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 327 (100.00%) PHP
2 205 (62.69%) JavaScript
3 56 (17.13%) SQL
4 22 (6.73%) Java
5 14 (4.28%) PHP 5
6 11 (3.36%) PowerShell
7 10 (3.06%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.75%) Python
8 9 (2.75%) Scala
9 8 (2.45%) Ruby
10 6 (1.83%) Go
11 3 (0.92%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.92%) C#
11 3 (0.92%) Clojure
11 3 (0.92%) Erlang
11 3 (0.92%) Groovy
11 3 (0.92%) Jython
12 2 (0.61%) C
13 1 (0.31%) PHP 4
13 1 (0.31%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (2.75%) Degree
2 8 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.31%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.22%) QA
2 3 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.61%) WAI
4 1 (0.31%) SEPA
System Software
1 14 (4.28%) Docker
2 11 (3.36%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.14%) Varnish
4 2 (0.61%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.61%) Puppet
2 1 (0.31%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.31%) logstash
Vendors
1 59 (18.04%) Zend
2 21 (6.42%) Oracle
3 11 (3.36%) Sybase
4 6 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.92%) Google
6 2 (0.61%) Akamai
6 2 (0.61%) Facebook
6 2 (0.61%) RedDot
6 2 (0.61%) Samsung
6 2 (0.61%) SAP
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe
7 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.31%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.31%) Sage
7 1 (0.31%) Siebel
7 1 (0.31%) Twitter
7 1 (0.31%) VMware
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