The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 58 74 59
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.20% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.21% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Median daily rate £350 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £260 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £340 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +114.28%
PHP Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
624 965 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 88.51% 94.52% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 608 422
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 51 56
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £37.09 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Reading region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Memcached
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Yii
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) MODX
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) MODX
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) CouchDB
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Memcached
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend