The first table below looks at the demand for the PHP Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Web Developer
Rank 110 115 145
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +30
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 33 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.99% 0.17% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.18% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 2 2
Average daily rate £350 £302 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.89% +40.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £344 £227
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £219 £225
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - £17.50
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3068 2220 3364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 92.24% 94.39% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1857 1322 1960
Average daily rate £350 £343 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 151 243
Average hourly rate £19.31 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.73% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
PHP Web Developer
England

PHP Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 17 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +9 24 £335 -5.36% 2
Wiltshire -10 6 £350 - 1
Gloucestershire +8 5 £350 - 2
Somerset -7 5 £350 - 3
Devon - 3 £263 -
Dorset - - - -
PHP Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 39 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (69.23%) Zend
3 21 (53.85%) MySQL
4 20 (51.28%) HTML
5 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
5 19 (48.72%) Drupal
5 19 (48.72%) jQuery
6 18 (46.15%) MVC
7 15 (38.46%) Digital Media
8 14 (35.90%) CSS
9 13 (33.33%) Zend Framework
9 13 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
9 13 (33.33%) Symfony
10 12 (30.77%) Node.js
11 10 (25.64%) HTML5
12 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
13 7 (17.95%) OOP
13 7 (17.95%) Linux
13 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
14 6 (15.38%) Open Source
14 6 (15.38%) UML
14 6 (15.38%) Ajax
15 5 (12.82%) Web Development
15 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (12.82%) OO
16 4 (10.26%) TDD
16 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
16 4 (10.26%) PHP5
16 4 (10.26%) PHPUnit
17 3 (7.69%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 19 (48.72%) Drupal
2 12 (30.77%) Node.js
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.26%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) HTML
2 19 (48.72%) jQuery
3 14 (35.90%) CSS
4 13 (33.33%) Symfony
4 13 (33.33%) Zend Framework
4 13 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
5 10 (25.64%) HTML5
6 6 (15.38%) Ajax
7 2 (5.13%) .NET
7 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Digital Media
2 6 (15.38%) Open Source
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) MVC
2 7 (17.95%) OOP
3 6 (15.38%) UML
4 5 (12.82%) OO
4 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.82%) Web Development
5 4 (10.26%) TDD
5 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Content Management
6 1 (2.56%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) PHP5
4 2 (5.13%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Zend
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago