The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 20 47 23
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 32 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.19% 1.19% 4.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.62% 1.26% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 8
Median daily rate £329 £300 £219
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £209 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £315 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
420 397 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.38% 94.75% 97.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 230 175
Median daily rate £400 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 27 32
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £7.19 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.80 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Sheffield +14 31 £320 +21.90% 6
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, PHP 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 Yorkshire region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 32 (72.73%) MySQL
3 31 (70.45%) JavaScript
4 30 (68.18%) CSS
4 30 (68.18%) HTML
5 24 (54.55%) Laravel
6 18 (40.91%) MVC
6 18 (40.91%) Symfony
7 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
8 15 (34.09%) OO
9 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
10 13 (29.55%) RESTful
11 12 (27.27%) CodeIgniter
12 11 (25.00%) OOP
12 11 (25.00%) HTML5
13 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
13 9 (20.45%) E-Commerce
14 8 (18.18%) Linux
14 8 (18.18%) Ajax
14 8 (18.18%) Web Development
15 7 (15.91%) Mercurial
15 7 (15.91%) OOD
16 6 (13.64%) Apache
16 6 (13.64%) PHPUnit
16 6 (13.64%) CSS3
16 6 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
17 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
17 5 (11.36%) XML
17 5 (11.36%) Unix

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 6 (13.64%) Apache
2 4 (9.09%) Drupal
3 3 (6.82%) CMS
4 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.27%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Magento
2 1 (2.27%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.27%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (72.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.91%) Mercurial
3 6 (13.64%) PHPUnit
4 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
4 5 (11.36%) Maven
5 2 (4.55%) Gitweb
5 2 (4.55%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) JMeter
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.27%) Xdebug
General
1 5 (11.36%) Billing
1 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (68.18%) CSS
1 30 (68.18%) HTML
2 24 (54.55%) Laravel
3 18 (40.91%) Symfony
4 13 (29.55%) RESTful
5 12 (27.27%) CodeIgniter
6 11 (25.00%) HTML5
7 8 (18.18%) Ajax
8 6 (13.64%) CSS3
8 6 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (11.36%) jQuery
9 5 (11.36%) XML
10 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 2 (4.55%) Backbone.js
11 2 (4.55%) Ember.js
11 2 (4.55%) LAMP
11 2 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (4.55%) React
11 2 (4.55%) XHTML
12 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Fintech
2 2 (4.55%) NHS
2 2 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) MVC
2 15 (34.09%) OO
3 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
4 11 (25.00%) OOP
5 9 (20.45%) E-Commerce
6 8 (18.18%) Web Development
7 7 (15.91%) OOD
8 5 (11.36%) TDD
9 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.09%) OO PHP
9 4 (9.09%) Scrum
9 4 (9.09%) Software Architecture
10 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.55%) Content Management
11 2 (4.55%) Data Modelling
12 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (2.27%) CRM
12 1 (2.27%) Kanban
12 1 (2.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (70.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.09%) SQL
5 3 (6.82%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.27%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle
1 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (2.27%) Siebel
1 1 (2.27%) Zend