The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP LAMP 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 PHP LAMP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP LAMP Developer
Rank 577 568 546
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -22
Contract jobs requiring a PHP LAMP Developer 23 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.056% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.060% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 21
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £274 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51835 49864 44801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32680 30673 25940
Average daily rate £400 £394 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.52% -1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1944 1967 2098
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.51 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.71%

PHP LAMP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PHP LAMP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHP LAMP Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

PHP LAMP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PHP LAMP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP LAMP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

PHP LAMP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PHP LAMP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

PHP LAMP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PHP LAMP Developer
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP LAMP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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
England -36 23 £325 -7.14% 22
London -17 12 £325 -13.33% 8
South East -21 9 £375 +20.96% 4
Oxfordshire -24 5 £375 +14.94%
City of London -3 4 £300 -20.00% 4
Bicester - 4 £375 -
Surrey - 3 £313 - 1
West Midlands -1 2 £250 - 2
Oxford -15 1 £375 +29.31%
Southampton - 1 £250 - 2
Hampshire - 1 £250 - 3

PHP LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PHP LAMP 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 LAMP Developer in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) PHP
1 38 (100.00%) LAMP
2 26 (68.42%) MySQL
3 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
4 20 (52.63%) Symfony
5 19 (50.00%) HTML
6 17 (44.74%) CSS
7 16 (42.11%) MVC
7 16 (42.11%) Zend
8 15 (39.47%) OO
9 14 (36.84%) Linux
10 13 (34.21%) OO PHP
11 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (28.95%) Apache
13 10 (26.32%) TDD
14 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
14 9 (23.68%) BDD
15 8 (21.05%) CodeIgniter
16 7 (18.42%) Drupal
16 7 (18.42%) jQuery
16 7 (18.42%) Python
16 7 (18.42%) Java
16 7 (18.42%) XML
16 7 (18.42%) PHPUnit
16 7 (18.42%) Laravel
17 6 (15.79%) Vagrant
17 6 (15.79%) Doctrine
17 6 (15.79%) Web Services
17 6 (15.79%) CMS
17 6 (15.79%) WordPress

PHP LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PHP LAMP 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 LAMP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.95%) Apache
2 7 (18.42%) Drupal
3 6 (15.79%) WordPress
3 6 (15.79%) CMS
4 4 (10.53%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.63%) nginx
5 1 (2.63%) Moodle
5 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.42%) PHPUnit
3 6 (15.79%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) Behat
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) Grunt
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) LAMP
2 20 (52.63%) Symfony
3 19 (50.00%) HTML
4 17 (44.74%) CSS
5 8 (21.05%) CodeIgniter
6 7 (18.42%) jQuery
6 7 (18.42%) XML
6 7 (18.42%) Laravel
7 6 (15.79%) Doctrine
7 6 (15.79%) Web Services
7 6 (15.79%) Ajax
8 5 (13.16%) JSON
8 5 (13.16%) Yii
9 4 (10.53%) CakePHP
9 4 (10.53%) Dojo
9 4 (10.53%) XHTML
10 3 (7.89%) RESTful
11 2 (5.26%) HTML5
11 2 (5.26%) Memcached
11 2 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) User Experience
2 3 (7.89%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.63%) W3C
3 1 (2.63%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) CentOS
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) MVC
2 15 (39.47%) OO
3 13 (34.21%) OO PHP
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (26.32%) TDD
6 9 (23.68%) BDD
7 6 (15.79%) Pair Programming
8 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.53%) OOP
9 3 (7.89%) API Integration
9 3 (7.89%) Refactoring
9 3 (7.89%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (7.89%) Planning Poker
9 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.89%) Web Design
10 2 (5.26%) SOA
11 1 (2.63%) Data Management
11 1 (2.63%) Web Development
11 1 (2.63%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) Python
4 6 (15.79%) PHP5
5 4 (10.53%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) Ruby
7 2 (5.26%) C++
7 2 (5.26%) C
7 2 (5.26%) Perl
8 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Vagrant
2 5 (13.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Zend
2 2 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
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