The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had PHP LAMP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP LAMP Developer
UK
Rank 591 612 570
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -42
Contract jobs requiring a PHP LAMP Developer 9 6 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.012% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.012% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 29
Median daily rate £344 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.46% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £338 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £434 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £368 £323
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +13.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median 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
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

PHP LAMP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured PHP LAMP Developer in the job title.

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
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 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP LAMP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
England +27 9 £344 -6.46% 11
Manchester - 4 £331 -
London - 4 £365 - 1
North West - 4 £331 - 1
West Yorkshire +13 1 £350 -4.76%
Yorkshire +7 1 £350 -4.76% 1
Leeds +2 1 £350 -4.76%

PHP LAMP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, PHP LAMP 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 featuring PHP LAMP Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) PHP
1 29 (100.00%) LAMP
2 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
3 17 (58.62%) MySQL
4 15 (51.72%) CSS
4 15 (51.72%) HTML
5 14 (48.28%) Web Services
5 14 (48.28%) Zend
6 13 (44.83%) Linux
7 12 (41.38%) Apache
8 10 (34.48%) OO
9 8 (27.59%) SOAP
10 7 (24.14%) XML
10 7 (24.14%) Zend Framework
10 7 (24.14%) Symfony
10 7 (24.14%) jQuery
10 7 (24.14%) Web Development
11 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
11 6 (20.69%) Finance
12 5 (17.24%) OO PHP
12 5 (17.24%) Web Application Development
12 5 (17.24%) MVC
12 5 (17.24%) XHTML
12 5 (17.24%) OOP
12 5 (17.24%) SQL
12 5 (17.24%) Subversion
12 5 (17.24%) Web Design
13 4 (13.79%) TDD
13 4 (13.79%) OOD

PHP LAMP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 12 (41.38%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Drupal
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
3 2 (6.90%) CMS
3 2 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Magento
2 1 (3.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Subversion
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) LAMP
2 15 (51.72%) CSS
2 15 (51.72%) HTML
3 14 (48.28%) Web Services
4 8 (27.59%) SOAP
5 7 (24.14%) jQuery
5 7 (24.14%) Symfony
5 7 (24.14%) XML
5 7 (24.14%) Zend Framework
6 5 (17.24%) XHTML
7 4 (13.79%) HTML5
7 4 (13.79%) RESTful
8 3 (10.34%) CSS3
8 3 (10.34%) XSL
9 2 (6.90%) CakePHP
9 2 (6.90%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (6.90%) Silex
10 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.45%) Laravel
10 1 (3.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.45%) Animation
2 1 (3.45%) Fintech
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Social Media
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) OO
2 7 (24.14%) Web Development
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.24%) MVC
4 5 (17.24%) OO PHP
4 5 (17.24%) OOP
4 5 (17.24%) Web Application Development
4 5 (17.24%) Web Design
5 4 (13.79%) BDD
5 4 (13.79%) OOD
5 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) Open Source
7 2 (6.90%) SOLID
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Migration
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) Tag Management
8 1 (3.45%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) PHP 7
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Zend
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) Facebook
2 1 (3.45%) Twitter