The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 34 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 11 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.72% 1.74% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 1.83% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Average daily rate £256 £288 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.86% +8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £358 £269
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £24.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+89.89% -14.65%
PHP Developer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
379 219 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.58% 95.22% 92.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 138 128
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 12
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £9.50 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (76.92%) MySQL
3 8 (61.54%) Unix
3 8 (61.54%) Apache
3 8 (61.54%) Maven
3 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
3 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
3 8 (61.54%) PHPUnit
3 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
4 6 (46.15%) PHP 5
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (15.38%) NHS
9 1 (7.69%) Retail
9 1 (7.69%) Web Development
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (7.69%) jQuery
9 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (7.69%) Mason
9 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (7.69%) Visualforce
9 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
9 1 (7.69%) SaaS
9 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (7.69%) Finance
9 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
9 1 (7.69%) Migration

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 8 (61.54%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) BigMachines
1 1 (7.69%) Eloqua
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
1 8 (61.54%) Maven
1 8 (61.54%) PHPUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) Laravel
2 1 (7.69%) Mason
2 1 (7.69%) Visualforce
2 1 (7.69%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
3 6 (46.15%) PHP 5
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
5 1 (7.69%) Java
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (7.69%) Siebel
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Venturi
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield
Mason Frank International
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