The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 74 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 14 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.08% 1.11% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.21% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £220 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% -17.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £210 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +40.00%
PHP Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1199 1159 1195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.16% 91.91% 91.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 675 572
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 61 103
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £42.50 £42.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Staines +1 2 £325 -
Woking - 2 £269 -
Guildford 0 1 £325 -7.14% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £275 -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - - 2
Camberley - - - - 2
Cranleigh - - - -
PHP Developer
South East

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited PHP 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 Developer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (78.95%) MySQL
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) Apache
4 9 (47.37%) jQuery
5 8 (42.11%) CMS
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 7 (36.84%) Zend
7 6 (31.58%) Open Source
7 6 (31.58%) LAMP
7 6 (31.58%) OO
7 6 (31.58%) HTML
8 5 (26.32%) CSS
8 5 (26.32%) Asterisk PBX
8 5 (26.32%) Zend Framework
8 5 (26.32%) REST
9 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
9 4 (21.05%) PHPUnit
9 4 (21.05%) BDD
9 4 (21.05%) Hudson
9 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
9 4 (21.05%) JIRA
9 4 (21.05%) Selenium
9 4 (21.05%) PHP5
9 4 (21.05%) Usability Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Mercurial
9 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (21.05%) TDD
9 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited PHP 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (47.37%) Apache
2 8 (42.11%) CMS
3 2 (10.53%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (21.05%) PBX
2 4 (21.05%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
1 4 (21.05%) Mercurial
1 4 (21.05%) PHPUnit
1 4 (21.05%) Hudson
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) jQuery
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) LAMP
3 5 (26.32%) Zend Framework
3 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) CSS3
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) CakePHP
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) DTV
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) OO
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
2 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Data Security
2 4 (21.05%) Usability Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
2 4 (21.05%) BDD
2 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
3 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) DRM
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) C
3 4 (21.05%) PHP5
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C#
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Zend
2 2 (10.53%) SAP