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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Web Developer
Rank 234 229 231
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 5 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.055% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 7
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£325 £288 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +8.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £280 £263
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +40.00%
PHP Web Developer
England

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
8455 8238 9219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.20% 92.73% 91.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4681 4355 4276
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 509 634
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -13.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 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 +6 3 £325 - 1
Surrey +1 2 £325 -7.14% 1
Hampshire -15 2 £325 +13.04% 7
Oxfordshire 0 1 - - 3
West Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 2
PHP Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 24 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (83.33%) HTML
3 19 (79.17%) MySQL
4 18 (75.00%) CSS
5 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 14 (58.33%) OOP
6 14 (58.33%) jQuery
7 13 (54.17%) OO
8 12 (50.00%) PHP5
9 11 (45.83%) TDD
10 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (37.50%) MVC
12 7 (29.17%) Zend
13 6 (25.00%) Web Development
13 6 (25.00%) Ajax
13 6 (25.00%) Android
13 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
13 6 (25.00%) PHPUnit
14 5 (20.83%) Zend Framework
14 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
15 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 4 (16.67%) Subversion
16 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
16 3 (12.50%) Linux
16 3 (12.50%) Apache
16 3 (12.50%) Perl
17 2 (8.33%) CMS
17 2 (8.33%) LAMP
17 2 (8.33%) Ruby
17 2 (8.33%) Digital Media

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) PHPUnit
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
3 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.17%) Games
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) HTML
2 18 (75.00%) CSS
3 14 (58.33%) jQuery
4 6 (25.00%) Ajax
5 5 (20.83%) Zend Framework
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (8.33%) LAMP
7 1 (4.17%) HTML5
7 1 (4.17%) Regular Expression
7 1 (4.17%) Symfony
7 1 (4.17%) CakePHP
7 1 (4.17%) SOAP
7 1 (4.17%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) XSL
7 1 (4.17%) ODBC
7 1 (4.17%) XHTML
7 1 (4.17%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Web 2.0
1 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
1 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Android
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) OOP
2 13 (54.17%) OO
3 11 (45.83%) TDD
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) MVC
6 6 (25.00%) Web Development
7 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
8 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.33%) OO PHP
10 1 (4.17%) Scrum
10 1 (4.17%) UML
10 1 (4.17%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) PHP5
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Zend
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
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