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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 288 249 207
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -42
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 145 194 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.86% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.90% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 152 214
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £45.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +73.07%
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
20419 21560 22362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 95.11% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14600 15240 16105
Median daily rate £475 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 350 445
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £36.50
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 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 7 December 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 7 December 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 0 22 £375 - 10
Hounslow - 2 - -
Twickenham - 1 £325 -
Chiswick - 1 £425 -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 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 London region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 322 (100.00%) PHP
2 187 (58.07%) JavaScript
3 174 (54.04%) HTML
3 174 (54.04%) CSS
4 139 (43.17%) MySQL
5 107 (33.23%) Agile Software Development
6 104 (32.30%) Symfony
7 87 (27.02%) HTML5
8 82 (25.47%) TDD
9 80 (24.84%) jQuery
10 71 (22.05%) MVC
11 70 (21.74%) Zend
12 65 (20.19%) Web Development
13 64 (19.88%) Laravel
14 62 (19.25%) CSS3
15 60 (18.63%) LAMP
16 58 (18.01%) OO
16 58 (18.01%) Git (software)
17 55 (17.08%) BDD
18 50 (15.53%) WordPress
19 48 (14.91%) AngularJS
20 46 (14.29%) Linux
21 44 (13.66%) SQL
22 41 (12.73%) E-Commerce
23 39 (12.11%) Web Services
24 38 (11.80%) OOP
25 37 (11.49%) Node.js
26 35 (10.87%) Drupal
26 35 (10.87%) Apache
27 34 (10.56%) Zend Framework

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 50 (15.53%) WordPress
2 35 (10.87%) Apache
2 35 (10.87%) Drupal
3 25 (7.76%) CMS
4 18 (5.59%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.24%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.24%) Confluence
5 4 (1.24%) Joomla!
5 4 (1.24%) Moodle
6 3 (0.93%) nginx
7 1 (0.31%) concrete5
7 1 (0.31%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.31%) Jadu
7 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (5.90%) Magento
2 3 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.11%) GitHub
3 4 (1.24%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.62%) Trello
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.31%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.31%) Office 365
5 1 (0.31%) PaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Route 53
5 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.93%) Intranet
2 1 (0.31%) Extranet
2 1 (0.31%) FTP
2 1 (0.31%) HTTP
2 1 (0.31%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) LDAP
2 1 (0.31%) Network Security
2 1 (0.31%) Skype
2 1 (0.31%) SNMP
2 1 (0.31%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (43.17%) MySQL
2 24 (7.45%) MongoDB
2 24 (7.45%) Relational Database
3 19 (5.90%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (5.59%) SQL Server
5 17 (5.28%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.55%) Redis
7 4 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.93%) GIS
9 2 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.62%) DB2
9 2 (0.62%) FileMaker
9 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.62%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (0.31%) Big Data
10 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.31%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 58 (18.01%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.28%) Subversion
3 14 (4.35%) Jasmine
3 14 (4.35%) PHPUnit
4 11 (3.42%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.48%) Mercurial
6 7 (2.17%) JIRA
6 7 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (1.86%) Vagrant
8 5 (1.55%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.93%) Gradle
9 3 (0.93%) gulp
9 3 (0.93%) JUnit
9 3 (0.93%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.62%) Ant
10 2 (0.62%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (0.62%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.62%) git-flow
10 2 (0.62%) Grunt
10 2 (0.62%) Maven
General
1 30 (9.32%) Marketing
2 16 (4.97%) Finance
3 8 (2.48%) Publishing
4 7 (2.17%) Retail
5 4 (1.24%) Games
5 4 (1.24%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.93%) Electronics
6 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.62%) Advertising
7 2 (0.62%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) Front Office
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Local Government
8 1 (0.31%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (54.04%) CSS
1 174 (54.04%) HTML
2 104 (32.30%) Symfony
3 87 (27.02%) HTML5
4 80 (24.84%) jQuery
5 64 (19.88%) Laravel
6 62 (19.25%) CSS3
7 60 (18.63%) LAMP
8 48 (14.91%) AngularJS
9 39 (12.11%) Web Services
10 37 (11.49%) Node.js
11 34 (10.56%) Zend Framework
12 31 (9.63%) REST
12 31 (9.63%) RESTful
13 22 (6.83%) XML
14 21 (6.52%) React
15 20 (6.21%) CodeIgniter
15 20 (6.21%) JSON
16 15 (4.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (4.35%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.28%) User Experience
2 12 (3.73%) e-Learning
3 11 (3.42%) NHS
4 8 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.55%) Statistics
6 5 (1.55%) Video on Demand
7 4 (1.24%) Fintech
7 4 (1.24%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.62%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.62%) iPad
8 2 (0.62%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.62%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.62%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.62%) Social Media
8 2 (0.62%) Social Network
8 2 (0.62%) W3C
9 1 (0.31%) Animation
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (0.31%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.29%) Linux
2 10 (3.11%) Windows
3 4 (1.24%) Android
3 4 (1.24%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.93%) Unix
4 3 (0.93%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.62%) CentOS
6 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (33.23%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (25.47%) TDD
3 71 (22.05%) MVC
4 65 (20.19%) Web Development
5 58 (18.01%) OO
6 55 (17.08%) BDD
7 41 (12.73%) E-Commerce
8 38 (11.80%) OOP
9 31 (9.63%) Scrum
10 29 (9.01%) Responsive Web Design
11 27 (8.39%) OO PHP
12 22 (6.83%) Microservices
13 18 (5.59%) Front End Development
13 18 (5.59%) Open Source
14 14 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (4.04%) Refactoring
16 12 (3.73%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (3.42%) DevOps
18 10 (3.11%) Unit Testing
19 9 (2.80%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 322 (100.00%) PHP
2 187 (58.07%) JavaScript
3 44 (13.66%) SQL
4 18 (5.59%) Java
5 17 (5.28%) PHP 5
6 13 (4.04%) Python
7 8 (2.48%) Scala
8 7 (2.17%) PHP 7
9 6 (1.86%) Ruby
10 4 (1.24%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.24%) C#
10 4 (1.24%) TypeScript
11 3 (0.93%) Go
11 3 (0.93%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.62%) C
12 2 (0.62%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.31%) C++
13 1 (0.31%) Erlang
13 1 (0.31%) Jython
13 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (5.59%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.28%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 13 (4.04%) Docker
2 5 (1.55%) Varnish
3 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.31%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (0.93%) Puppet
2 1 (0.31%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.31%) logstash
2 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.31%) Piwik
Vendors
1 70 (21.74%) Zend
2 14 (4.35%) Oracle
3 8 (2.48%) Google
4 6 (1.86%) Twitter
5 5 (1.55%) SAP
6 4 (1.24%) Sybase
7 3 (0.93%) Facebook
7 3 (0.93%) Samsung
8 2 (0.62%) Adobe
9 1 (0.31%) Cognos
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.31%) VMware
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