The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had PHP Web 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 Web Developer
England / South West
Rank 137 135 140
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.10% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £250 £354 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.32% +76.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £319 £284 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.00 -

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2585 2827 3020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.14% 96.16% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1677 1868 1919
Median daily rate £388 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 168 143
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

PHP Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

PHP Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PHP Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

PHP Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PHP Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

PHP Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

PHP Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

PHP Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

PHP Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer within the South West 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
Cornwall - 3 £250 -
Bristol - 1 £180 - 1
PHP Web Developer
England

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

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

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) WordPress
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) W3C
5 2 (33.33%) SEO
5 2 (33.33%) CMS
5 2 (33.33%) Google
5 2 (33.33%) Drupal
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) Magento
6 1 (16.67%) PHP 5
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
6 1 (16.67%) Symfony
6 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (16.67%) Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) User Experience
6 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (16.67%) Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Photoshop

PHP Web Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (83.33%) WordPress
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google