The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Southampton region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 31 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.22% 0.29% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.30% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £323 £348 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +15.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 - £33.75
PHP Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
236 335 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 96.33% 98.24% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 242 244
Median daily rate £350 £375 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.35 £23.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.45% -48.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.25 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.00 £65.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Southampton region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) WordPress
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Blog
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) MODX
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) MODX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Symfony
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
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