The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 42 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 14 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.65% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £383 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -4.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £45.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +73.07%
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
494 398 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.38% 92.56% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 297 144
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.50 £16.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Sheffield region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) PHP
2 35 (81.40%) JavaScript
3 34 (79.07%) HTML
4 33 (76.74%) CSS
5 32 (74.42%) MySQL
6 15 (34.88%) OOP
6 15 (34.88%) MVC
6 15 (34.88%) Laravel
7 14 (32.56%) Symfony
7 14 (32.56%) Unit Testing
8 13 (30.23%) TDD
9 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
9 12 (27.91%) HTML5
10 11 (25.58%) Ajax
10 11 (25.58%) XML
11 10 (23.26%) SQL
11 10 (23.26%) Scrum
12 9 (20.93%) CMS
13 8 (18.60%) CodeIgniter
13 8 (18.60%) jQuery
13 8 (18.60%) RESTful
13 8 (18.60%) Content Management
13 8 (18.60%) XHTML
13 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
14 7 (16.28%) PHP 5
14 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
15 6 (13.95%) JIRA
15 6 (13.95%) Zend
15 6 (13.95%) Drupal
15 6 (13.95%) Confluence

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 9 (20.93%) CMS
2 6 (13.95%) Confluence
2 6 (13.95%) Drupal
2 6 (13.95%) WordPress
3 3 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (74.42%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.95%) JIRA
3 3 (6.98%) PHPUnit
3 3 (6.98%) Subversion
4 2 (4.65%) Gitweb
5 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (13.95%) Billing
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (79.07%) HTML
2 33 (76.74%) CSS
3 15 (34.88%) Laravel
4 14 (32.56%) Symfony
5 12 (27.91%) HTML5
6 11 (25.58%) Ajax
6 11 (25.58%) XML
7 8 (18.60%) CodeIgniter
7 8 (18.60%) jQuery
7 8 (18.60%) RESTful
7 8 (18.60%) XHTML
8 5 (11.63%) CSS3
8 5 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (6.98%) Behat
9 3 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (6.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.98%) Fintech
3 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) MVC
1 15 (34.88%) OOP
2 14 (32.56%) Unit Testing
3 13 (30.23%) TDD
4 10 (23.26%) Scrum
5 8 (18.60%) Content Management
5 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.63%) Web Development
7 3 (6.98%) BDD
7 3 (6.98%) OO
8 2 (4.65%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.65%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.33%) API Integration
9 1 (2.33%) Change Management
9 1 (2.33%) CRM
9 1 (2.33%) ERP
9 1 (2.33%) OOD
9 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) PHP
2 35 (81.40%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) SQL
4 7 (16.28%) PHP 5
5 3 (6.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Zend