The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Programmer
Rank - 242 228
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.033% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.036% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+8.50% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 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
8664 8286 7701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.59% 92.51% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4998 4523 3917
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 421 581
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

PHP Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PHP Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PHP Programmer
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 Programmer across the South East region.

PHP Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PHP Programmer
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 Programmer across the South East region.

PHP Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PHP Programmer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited PHP Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) MVC

PHP Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited PHP Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Symfony
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend