The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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 currently tracked.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead PHP Developer
Rank 588 545 581
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 8 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.012% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.013% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate £338 £325 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -28.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £325 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
- +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51854 44815 56131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.21% 92.45% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 31590 25634 30843
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2065 2206 2587
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Lead PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lead PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead PHP Developer within the UK.

Lead PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Lead PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lead PHP Developer within the UK.

Lead PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead PHP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England -49 7 £381 +17.30% 14
London - 5 £381 - 6
City of London - 3 £381 - 2
South East -17 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Leeds - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Bury - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Chester - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Harrogate - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Peterborough - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Wakefield - - - -

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead PHP Developer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) MySQL
3 11 (64.71%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) Symfony
5 8 (47.06%) MVC
5 8 (47.06%) OOP
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
7 5 (29.41%) REST
7 5 (29.41%) HTML5
7 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 5 (29.41%) XML
7 5 (29.41%) Apache
8 4 (23.53%) Advertising
8 4 (23.53%) SOAP
8 4 (23.53%) TDD
8 4 (23.53%) Zend
8 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
8 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
8 4 (23.53%) jQuery
8 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
9 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
9 3 (17.65%) CSS3
9 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (17.65%) Ajax
9 3 (17.65%) OO

Lead PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Drupal
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Rackspace Cloud
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
General
1 4 (23.53%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Music Industry
2 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) Symfony
4 5 (29.41%) REST
4 5 (29.41%) HTML5
4 5 (29.41%) Web Services
4 5 (29.41%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) SOAP
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 3 (17.65%) CSS3
6 3 (17.65%) Ajax
6 3 (17.65%) LAMP
7 2 (11.76%) JSON
7 2 (11.76%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (11.76%) RESTful
8 1 (5.88%) Memcached
8 1 (5.88%) Highcharts JS
8 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.88%) CakePHP
8 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) MVC
1 8 (47.06%) OOP
2 4 (23.53%) TDD
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) Product Management
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) PHP5
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Zend
2 1 (5.88%) Facebook
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter
2 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
2 1 (5.88%) Google
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