The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 163 261 229
Rank change year-on-year
+98 -32
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 327 165 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.33% 0.65% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.70% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 133 158
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£350 £348 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £286
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.75 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.14% +7.69%
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
22739 23586 23114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.30% 93.10% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16017 16273 15398
Average daily rate £425 £433 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% -1.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 458 404 543
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.80 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% -3.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £44.62 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 21 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in London

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
City of London +43 65 £350 +7.69% 18
Hammersmith - 5 £438 -
Wimbledon - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Clapham - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 555 (100.00%) PHP
2 308 (55.50%) MySQL
3 287 (51.71%) HTML
4 269 (48.47%) CSS
5 266 (47.93%) JavaScript
6 227 (40.90%) MVC
7 223 (40.18%) Zend
8 203 (36.58%) Symfony
9 193 (34.77%) Agile Software Development
10 183 (32.97%) OO
11 166 (29.91%) Git (software)
12 160 (28.83%) jQuery
13 140 (25.23%) LAMP
14 139 (25.05%) TDD
15 120 (21.62%) Linux
16 110 (19.82%) OO PHP
17 105 (18.92%) PHP5
18 104 (18.74%) HTML5
19 93 (16.76%) Web Services
20 90 (16.22%) Apache
21 84 (15.14%) Laravel
22 80 (14.41%) RESTful
23 71 (12.79%) BDD
23 71 (12.79%) OOP
24 68 (12.25%) CodeIgniter
25 66 (11.89%) Zend Framework
25 66 (11.89%) SQL
26 63 (11.35%) Subversion
26 63 (11.35%) Scrum
27 62 (11.17%) E-Commerce

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 90 (16.22%) Apache
2 38 (6.85%) Drupal
3 28 (5.05%) CMS
4 26 (4.68%) WordPress
5 14 (2.52%) nginx
5 14 (2.52%) Apache Solr
5 14 (2.52%) Moodle
6 11 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (1.62%) Node.js
8 8 (1.44%) ExpressionEngine
9 7 (1.26%) Joomla!
10 6 (1.08%) IIS
11 3 (0.54%) concrete5
11 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.18%) TYPO3
12 1 (0.18%) Confluence
12 1 (0.18%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.36%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (4.68%) Magento
2 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.18%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.08%) GitHub
3 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.36%) Route 53
3 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.18%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.06%) HTTP
2 8 (1.44%) Intranet
3 5 (0.90%) SSH
4 4 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.54%) SSL
5 3 (0.54%) Internet
6 2 (0.36%) Extranet
6 2 (0.36%) VoIP
7 1 (0.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (55.50%) MySQL
2 39 (7.03%) MongoDB
3 30 (5.41%) Redis
4 25 (4.50%) NoSQL
5 23 (4.14%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.80%) Big Data
8 9 (1.62%) SQL Server
9 4 (0.72%) SQLite
10 3 (0.54%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.18%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.18%) BigTable
12 1 (0.18%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.18%) Riak
12 1 (0.18%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 166 (29.91%) Git (software)
2 63 (11.35%) Subversion
3 53 (9.55%) PHPUnit
4 27 (4.86%) Mercurial
5 25 (4.50%) Jenkins
6 22 (3.96%) Behat
6 22 (3.96%) JIRA
7 12 (2.16%) Selenium
8 8 (1.44%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.44%) FogBugz
8 8 (1.44%) Trac
8 8 (1.44%) Redmine
9 5 (0.90%) Grunt
10 4 (0.72%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.54%) PhantomJS
11 3 (0.54%) Hudson
11 3 (0.54%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.36%) Maven
12 2 (0.36%) JUnit
12 2 (0.36%) QUnit
General
1 50 (9.01%) Marketing
2 35 (6.31%) Finance
3 9 (1.62%) Publishing
3 9 (1.62%) Banking
4 8 (1.44%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.26%) Games
6 6 (1.08%) Advertising
7 5 (0.90%) French Language
8 4 (0.72%) Front Office
8 4 (0.72%) Billing
8 4 (0.72%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.36%) Retail
9 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.36%) Automotive
9 2 (0.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (51.71%) HTML
2 269 (48.47%) CSS
3 203 (36.58%) Symfony
4 160 (28.83%) jQuery
5 140 (25.23%) LAMP
6 104 (18.74%) HTML5
7 93 (16.76%) Web Services
8 84 (15.14%) Laravel
9 80 (14.41%) RESTful
10 68 (12.25%) CodeIgniter
11 66 (11.89%) Zend Framework
12 60 (10.81%) XML
13 57 (10.27%) JSON
14 56 (10.09%) CSS3
15 45 (8.11%) Ajax
16 31 (5.59%) CakePHP
17 29 (5.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 27 (4.86%) AngularJS
19 25 (4.50%) Memcached
20 24 (4.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.49%) Open Source
2 19 (3.42%) Computer Science
3 15 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.52%) Digital Media
4 14 (2.52%) E-Learning
5 13 (2.34%) Social Media
6 8 (1.44%) User Experience
7 7 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.26%) W3C
7 7 (1.26%) Social Network
8 4 (0.72%) VLE
8 4 (0.72%) Web 2.0
9 3 (0.54%) SCORM
10 2 (0.36%) DTV
10 2 (0.36%) GIS
10 2 (0.36%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.36%) Animation
10 2 (0.36%) Online Games
10 2 (0.36%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 120 (21.62%) Linux
2 23 (4.14%) UNIX
3 15 (2.70%) Android
4 14 (2.52%) CentOS
5 13 (2.34%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.26%) Windows
6 7 (1.26%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.72%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (40.90%) MVC
2 193 (34.77%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (32.97%) OO
4 139 (25.05%) TDD
5 110 (19.82%) OO PHP
6 71 (12.79%) OOP
6 71 (12.79%) BDD
7 63 (11.35%) Scrum
8 62 (11.17%) E-Commerce
9 57 (10.27%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (5.95%) Web Development
11 27 (4.86%) Unit Testing
12 24 (4.32%) Project Management
13 23 (4.14%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (2.88%) CRM
15 12 (2.16%) SOA
15 12 (2.16%) Software Engineering
16 11 (1.98%) Migration
16 11 (1.98%) OOD
16 11 (1.98%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 555 (100.00%) PHP
2 266 (47.93%) JavaScript
3 105 (18.92%) PHP5
4 66 (11.89%) SQL
5 48 (8.65%) Java
6 31 (5.59%) Python
7 25 (4.50%) Ruby
8 11 (1.98%) C
8 11 (1.98%) Perl
9 10 (1.80%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.44%) C++
11 7 (1.26%) C#
11 7 (1.26%) Scala
12 6 (1.08%) Golang
13 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.36%) PHP4
14 2 (0.36%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.18%) sed
Qualifications
1 23 (4.14%) Degree
2 14 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.98%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.18%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.16%) QA
2 4 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.08%) Varnish
2 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (1.80%) Vagrant
2 6 (1.08%) Puppet
3 4 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.54%) Ansible
4 3 (0.54%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 223 (40.18%) Zend
2 15 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
2 15 (2.70%) Twitter
3 11 (1.98%) Facebook
4 10 (1.80%) Google
5 7 (1.26%) New Relic
6 4 (0.72%) Oracle
7 3 (0.54%) SendGrid
8 2 (0.36%) Adobe
8 2 (0.36%) Sony
8 2 (0.36%) Akamai
8 2 (0.36%) Assembla
9 1 (0.18%) Neolane
9 1 (0.18%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.18%) SmartFocus
9 1 (0.18%) Blackboard
9 1 (0.18%) Epicor
9 1 (0.18%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.18%) Sybase
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft
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