The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had PHP 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 Developer
England / South East
Rank 200 177 197
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 40 80 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.92% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.97% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 62 48
Median daily rate £331 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.21% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £277 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- +141.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7220 8209 9036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.64% 94.58% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4208 5022 4827
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 382 426
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire -7 21 £325 -16.12% 3
Hampshire -5 7 £319 +2.00% 11
Berkshire +11 4 £450 +60.71% 6
East Sussex -9 3 - - 3
Kent +8 2 £263 -19.23% 8
Surrey 0 1 £375 -3.22% 6
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £325 -3.70% 6
Middlesex - 1 - -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 South East region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 102 (100.00%) PHP
2 70 (68.63%) MySQL
3 57 (55.88%) HTML
4 55 (53.92%) JavaScript
5 53 (51.96%) CSS
6 45 (44.12%) Web Development
7 39 (38.24%) Git (software)
8 37 (36.27%) Laravel
9 34 (33.33%) Symfony
9 34 (33.33%) MVC
10 28 (27.45%) LAMP
11 26 (25.49%) Linux
11 26 (25.49%) AngularJS
12 24 (23.53%) SQL
13 23 (22.55%) Apache
13 23 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (20.59%) OO
14 21 (20.59%) Subversion
15 20 (19.61%) Zend
15 20 (19.61%) PostgreSQL
16 19 (18.63%) MongoDB
17 18 (17.65%) NoSQL
17 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (17.65%) Relational Database
18 16 (15.69%) Jenkins
18 16 (15.69%) Node.js
18 16 (15.69%) Release Management
18 16 (15.69%) Yii
18 16 (15.69%) Finance
19 15 (14.71%) Memcached

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 23 (22.55%) Apache
2 15 (14.71%) nginx
3 10 (9.80%) WordPress
4 9 (8.82%) Moodle
5 7 (6.86%) Drupal
6 4 (3.92%) SilverStripe
7 1 (0.98%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.98%) CMS
7 1 (0.98%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.98%) IIS
7 1 (0.98%) phpBB
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) GitHub
2 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.98%) IaaS
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) LDAP
2 1 (0.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.98%) Intranet
2 1 (0.98%) Network Security
2 1 (0.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (68.63%) MySQL
2 20 (19.61%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (18.63%) MongoDB
4 18 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 18 (17.65%) Relational Database
5 15 (14.71%) CouchDB
5 15 (14.71%) Redis
6 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.94%) phpMyAdmin
8 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.98%) GIS
9 1 (0.98%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 39 (38.24%) Git (software)
2 21 (20.59%) Subversion
3 16 (15.69%) Jenkins
4 15 (14.71%) Mercurial
5 5 (4.90%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.98%) gulp
6 1 (0.98%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (15.69%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Marketing
3 3 (2.94%) Publishing
4 2 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Back Office
5 1 (0.98%) Local Government
5 1 (0.98%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (55.88%) HTML
2 53 (51.96%) CSS
3 37 (36.27%) Laravel
4 34 (33.33%) Symfony
5 28 (27.45%) LAMP
6 26 (25.49%) AngularJS
7 16 (15.69%) Node.js
7 16 (15.69%) Yii
8 15 (14.71%) LAPP Stack
8 15 (14.71%) LEMP Stack
8 15 (14.71%) Memcached
9 13 (12.75%) jQuery
10 12 (11.76%) CSS3
11 11 (10.78%) HTML5
12 10 (9.80%) XML
13 9 (8.82%) RESTful
13 9 (8.82%) Web Services
14 4 (3.92%) JSON
14 4 (3.92%) XML Schema
14 4 (3.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Data Structures
2 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.92%) User Experience
3 3 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.98%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.49%) Linux
2 5 (4.90%) Android
3 2 (1.96%) Windows
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (44.12%) Web Development
2 34 (33.33%) MVC
3 23 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (20.59%) OO
5 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (15.69%) Release Management
7 12 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 12 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (10.78%) Configuration Management
8 11 (10.78%) OOP
8 11 (10.78%) Refactoring
8 11 (10.78%) Web Application Development
9 9 (8.82%) TDD
10 7 (6.86%) Data Visualisation
10 7 (6.86%) Visualisation
11 6 (5.88%) Front End Development
12 5 (4.90%) Android Development
13 4 (3.92%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 4 (3.92%) Secure Coding
13 4 (3.92%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) PHP
2 55 (53.92%) JavaScript
3 24 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (3.92%) Perl
4 4 (3.92%) PHP 5
4 4 (3.92%) XPath
5 3 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (0.98%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.98%) PHP 4
6 1 (0.98%) PHP 7
6 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Docker
1 1 (0.98%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 11 (10.78%) Ansible
1 11 (10.78%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (10.78%) Puppet
2 1 (0.98%) Piwik
2 1 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Zend
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft
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