The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 74 62 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.098% 0.80% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.89% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -35.71%
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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
918 785 937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.18% 90.13% 91.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 397 430
Average daily rate £400 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 44 40
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.50 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.42 £19.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) LAMP
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Laravel
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (16.67%) Symfony
4 1 (16.67%) Zend
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) OO PHP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (16.67%) Symfony
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Zend