The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP LAMP Developer
Rank 547 529 557
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Contract jobs requiring a PHP LAMP Developer 42 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.066% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.072% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 7
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£350 £319 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +10.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £274 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £288 £213
% change year-on-year
+21.73% +35.29%
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
50442 47321 53607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.54% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30616 27723 29887
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1989 2134 2724
Average hourly rate £16.56 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 July 2014.

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 30 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 July 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
England +1 42 £350 +9.80% 17
London +4 27 £355 +1.42% 8
South East -10 5 £326 +8.75% 4
South West -32 4 £369 +34.09% 1
North West -1 2 £250 +11.11% 1
Bristol -18 2 £369 +34.09%
Dorset - 2 £338 -
City of London +24 1 £375 +33.92% 2
Berkshire +6 1 - -
Surrey 0 1 - -
Manchester -2 1 £250 +11.11%
West Midlands -12 1 - - 2
Bracknell - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Redditch - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Essex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 3
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Somerset - - - - 1

PHP LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 71 (100.00%) PHP
1 71 (100.00%) LAMP
2 53 (74.65%) MySQL
3 42 (59.15%) HTML
4 41 (57.75%) CSS
5 39 (54.93%) JavaScript
6 28 (39.44%) MVC
6 28 (39.44%) Git (software)
7 23 (32.39%) OO
8 21 (29.58%) Linux
8 21 (29.58%) jQuery
9 20 (28.17%) XML
10 19 (26.76%) Apache
10 19 (26.76%) Zend
11 18 (25.35%) Web Services
11 18 (25.35%) TDD
12 17 (23.94%) SOAP
13 16 (22.54%) Symfony
14 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (21.13%) Subversion
15 14 (19.72%) OOP
16 13 (18.31%) Software Engineering
16 13 (18.31%) Ajax
17 11 (15.49%) SQL
17 11 (15.49%) CodeIgniter
17 11 (15.49%) BDD
18 9 (12.68%) PHP5
18 9 (12.68%) PHPUnit
19 8 (11.27%) JSON
19 8 (11.27%) RESTful

PHP LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 19 (26.76%) Apache
2 4 (5.63%) Drupal
3 2 (2.82%) CMS
3 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.41%) WordPress
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.41%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) Extranet
2 2 (2.82%) Intranet
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (74.65%) MySQL
2 4 (5.63%) Big Data
3 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (39.44%) Git (software)
2 15 (21.13%) Subversion
3 9 (12.68%) PHPUnit
4 8 (11.27%) Behat
5 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 5 (7.04%) Games
2 4 (5.63%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Back Office
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) LAMP
2 42 (59.15%) HTML
3 41 (57.75%) CSS
4 21 (29.58%) jQuery
5 20 (28.17%) XML
6 18 (25.35%) Web Services
7 17 (23.94%) SOAP
8 16 (22.54%) Symfony
9 13 (18.31%) Ajax
10 11 (15.49%) CodeIgniter
11 8 (11.27%) JSON
11 8 (11.27%) RESTful
12 7 (9.86%) HTML5
12 7 (9.86%) CSS3
13 6 (8.45%) Zend Framework
14 3 (4.23%) XHTML
14 3 (4.23%) REST
15 2 (2.82%) Laravel
15 2 (2.82%) XSL
16 1 (1.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.41%) Android
2 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) MVC
2 23 (32.39%) OO
3 18 (25.35%) TDD
4 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (19.72%) OOP
6 13 (18.31%) Software Engineering
7 11 (15.49%) BDD
8 8 (11.27%) OO PHP
9 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.04%) Data Management
9 5 (7.04%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (7.04%) Scrum
10 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.23%) CRM
11 3 (4.23%) Release Management
12 2 (2.82%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.82%) Web Development
12 2 (2.82%) Refactoring
12 2 (2.82%) Automated Testing
12 2 (2.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) PHP
2 39 (54.93%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.49%) SQL
4 9 (12.68%) PHP5
5 3 (4.23%) Java
6 1 (1.41%) Python
6 1 (1.41%) Golang
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) QA
2 4 (5.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Zend
2 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.41%) Twitter
3 1 (1.41%) Neolane
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