The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Web Developer 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 Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Web Developer
Rank 244 228 233
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 8 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 8
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£325 £250 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £214 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £350 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £285 £250
% change year-on-year
+10.96% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
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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
8494 8070 9191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.98% 92.81% 91.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4718 4308 4282
Average daily rate £355 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 440 496 606
Average hourly rate £16.14 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

PHP Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PHP Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PHP Web 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 Web Developer across the South East region.

PHP Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PHP Web 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 Web Developer across the South East region.

PHP Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PHP Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +9 4 £325 +51.16% 1
Oxfordshire -4 2 - -
Surrey -5 2 £325 +4.00% 4
Hampshire -13 2 £325 +20.37% 9
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £300 - 2
East Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 2
Middlesex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
PHP Web Developer
England

PHP Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited PHP Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (90.48%) HTML
3 17 (80.95%) CSS
4 16 (76.19%) MySQL
5 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 13 (61.90%) jQuery
7 10 (47.62%) OOP
7 10 (47.62%) OO
8 9 (42.86%) MVC
8 9 (42.86%) PHP5
8 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (42.86%) TDD
9 7 (33.33%) Ajax
9 7 (33.33%) Zend
10 6 (28.57%) Web Development
10 6 (28.57%) Subversion
10 6 (28.57%) PHPUnit
11 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
11 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
11 5 (23.81%) Apache
12 4 (19.05%) Linux
12 4 (19.05%) Zend Framework
12 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
13 3 (14.29%) Magento
13 3 (14.29%) Android
13 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
14 2 (9.52%) Shibboleth
14 2 (9.52%) OO PHP
14 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
14 2 (9.52%) Regular Expression

PHP Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited PHP Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) Drupal
3 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Subversion
1 6 (28.57%) PHPUnit
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.76%) Games
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) HTML
2 17 (80.95%) CSS
3 13 (61.90%) jQuery
4 7 (33.33%) Ajax
5 4 (19.05%) Zend Framework
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (9.52%) Symfony
6 2 (9.52%) CakePHP
6 2 (9.52%) Regular Expression
6 2 (9.52%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) XSL
6 2 (9.52%) ODBC
6 2 (9.52%) XHTML
6 2 (9.52%) RSS
6 2 (9.52%) LAMP
7 1 (4.76%) HTML5
7 1 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Web 2.0
1 2 (9.52%) Graphic Design
1 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.76%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Android
2 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Debian
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) OOP
1 10 (47.62%) OO
2 9 (42.86%) MVC
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) Web Development
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Content Management
5 2 (9.52%) OO PHP
6 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) PHP5
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
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