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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Web Developer
Rank 129 105 122
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +17
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 5 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.42% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.45% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £265 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £288 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £265 £250
% change year-on-year
-15.09% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2851 2001 2847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.02% 93.37% 93.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1858 1228 1720
Average daily rate £360 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 136 195
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
PHP Web Developer
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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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Bristol -14 5 £400 +33.33% 2
Cornwall - - - -
Devon - - - - 1
Dorset - - - - 2
Gloucestershire - - - -
Somerset - - - - 3
Wiltshire - - - -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 36 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (72.22%) Zend
3 22 (61.11%) MySQL
4 21 (58.33%) MVC
4 21 (58.33%) Drupal
5 16 (44.44%) Symfony
5 16 (44.44%) CodeIgniter
6 15 (41.67%) HTML
7 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
7 14 (38.89%) jQuery
8 10 (27.78%) Digital Media
8 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
8 10 (27.78%) CSS
9 9 (25.00%) Zend Framework
10 8 (22.22%) HTML5
10 8 (22.22%) Node.js
11 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (19.44%) OOP
12 5 (13.89%) OO
12 5 (13.89%) Linux
12 5 (13.89%) UML
12 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
12 5 (13.89%) Ajax
12 5 (13.89%) PHP5
12 5 (13.89%) Open Source
13 4 (11.11%) PHPUnit
13 4 (11.11%) Web Development
13 4 (11.11%) TDD
13 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
14 3 (8.33%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (58.33%) Drupal
2 8 (22.22%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (61.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) Symfony
1 16 (44.44%) CodeIgniter
2 15 (41.67%) HTML
3 14 (38.89%) jQuery
4 10 (27.78%) CSS
5 9 (25.00%) Zend Framework
6 8 (22.22%) HTML5
7 5 (13.89%) Ajax
8 1 (2.78%) LAMP
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Digital Media
2 5 (13.89%) Open Source
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) MVC
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) OOP
3 5 (13.89%) OO
3 5 (13.89%) UML
4 4 (11.11%) Web Development
4 4 (11.11%) TDD
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.78%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) PHP5
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VB
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Zend
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