The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West 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 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 129 114 109
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 32 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.82% 0.98% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.03% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 22
Median daily rate £291 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -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
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3687 3481 2869
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.56% 94.72% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2224 1960 1542
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £236 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 205 191
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.39 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Manchester -19 12 £313 +13.63% 36
Merseyside +6 10 £290 +16.00% 4
Cheshire -9 8 £291 -11.96% 11
Lancashire - 1 £313 - 14
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 67 (100.00%) PHP
2 44 (65.67%) MySQL
3 39 (58.21%) JavaScript
4 35 (52.24%) HTML
5 31 (46.27%) CSS
6 21 (31.34%) jQuery
7 15 (22.39%) Finance
7 15 (22.39%) Web Development
8 14 (20.90%) MVC
9 13 (19.40%) HTML5
10 12 (17.91%) WordPress
11 11 (16.42%) OO
11 11 (16.42%) LAMP
12 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
12 10 (14.93%) Front End Development
13 9 (13.43%) PHP 5
13 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (13.43%) CMS
13 9 (13.43%) SQL
13 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
14 8 (11.94%) Web Services
14 8 (11.94%) XML
14 8 (11.94%) TDD
14 8 (11.94%) CSS3
14 8 (11.94%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (11.94%) CodeIgniter
15 7 (10.45%) Zend
15 7 (10.45%) Magento
15 7 (10.45%) Laravel
15 7 (10.45%) Subversion

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (17.91%) WordPress
2 9 (13.43%) CMS
3 5 (7.46%) Apache
3 5 (7.46%) Drupal
4 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.48%) ExpressionEngine
4 3 (4.48%) Node.js
5 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) DNS
2 1 (1.49%) Network Security
2 1 (1.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (65.67%) MySQL
2 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.45%) Subversion
3 4 (5.97%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) Zend Studio
General
1 15 (22.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Back Office
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (52.24%) HTML
2 31 (46.27%) CSS
3 21 (31.34%) jQuery
4 13 (19.40%) HTML5
5 11 (16.42%) LAMP
6 8 (11.94%) CodeIgniter
6 8 (11.94%) CSS3
6 8 (11.94%) Web Services
6 8 (11.94%) XML
7 7 (10.45%) .NET
7 7 (10.45%) Laravel
8 6 (8.96%) CakePHP
8 6 (8.96%) Symfony
9 5 (7.46%) REST
9 5 (7.46%) RESTful
9 5 (7.46%) SOAP
10 4 (5.97%) Middleware
11 3 (4.48%) JSON
11 3 (4.48%) PhoneGap
11 3 (4.48%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.46%) iPad
3 4 (5.97%) User Experience
4 3 (4.48%) Replication
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) Social Media
6 1 (1.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.48%) Android
4 2 (2.99%) CentOS
4 2 (2.99%) openSUSE
4 2 (2.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Web Development
2 14 (20.90%) MVC
3 11 (16.42%) OO
4 10 (14.93%) Front End Development
5 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.94%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (11.94%) TDD
7 7 (10.45%) OOP
8 5 (7.46%) OO PHP
9 3 (4.48%) BDD
9 3 (4.48%) Content Management
9 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.48%) CRM
9 3 (4.48%) DevOps
9 3 (4.48%) HMVC
9 3 (4.48%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (4.48%) Scrum
9 3 (4.48%) SDLC
9 3 (4.48%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) PHP
2 39 (58.21%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.43%) PHP 5
3 9 (13.43%) SQL
4 7 (10.45%) Python
5 5 (7.46%) C#
6 3 (4.48%) Java
7 2 (2.99%) Perl
8 1 (1.49%) PHP 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Zend
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Twitter
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