The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had PHP Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Web Developer
England / North West
Rank - 148 147
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 0 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.28% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £300 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £319 £284 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £47.17 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.00 -

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
2489 3585 3186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.89% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1575 2128 1723
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 194 200
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

PHP Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PHP Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PHP Web 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 Web Developer across the North West region.

PHP Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PHP Web 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 Web Developer across the North West region.

PHP Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PHP Web Developer Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, PHP Web 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 Web Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 3 (100.00%) WordPress
1 3 (100.00%) phpMyAdmin

PHP Web 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 3 (100.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) phpMyAdmin
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP