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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP LAMP Developer
Rank 614 575 551
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -24
Contract jobs requiring a PHP LAMP Developer 11 41 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.074% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.080% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 29
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£300 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £277 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £391 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
-37.09% -0.80%
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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
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 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 10 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 28 August 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 -42 11 £300 -11.11% 17
London -2 7 £325 -7.14% 2
City of London +5 2 £300 -7.69% 1
South East -18 2 £275 - 1
East of England - 2 £140 -
Norwich - 2 £140 -
Norfolk - 2 £140 -
Surrey -3 1 £300 -
Hampshire - 1 £250 -
Southampton - 1 £250 -

PHP LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (100.00%) PHP
1 32 (100.00%) LAMP
2 23 (71.88%) MySQL
3 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 16 (50.00%) Symfony
4 16 (50.00%) HTML
4 16 (50.00%) OO
4 16 (50.00%) Linux
5 15 (46.88%) CSS
6 13 (40.63%) Apache
7 11 (34.38%) Zend
7 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (34.38%) OO PHP
8 9 (28.13%) jQuery
8 9 (28.13%) MVC
9 7 (21.88%) TDD
9 7 (21.88%) BDD
10 6 (18.75%) Drupal
10 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 6 (18.75%) Python
10 6 (18.75%) Java
11 5 (15.63%) CMS
11 5 (15.63%) Web Services
11 5 (15.63%) WordPress
11 5 (15.63%) Pair Programming
11 5 (15.63%) Ajax
11 5 (15.63%) JSON
11 5 (15.63%) Refactoring
11 5 (15.63%) QA
11 5 (15.63%) Puppet

PHP LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (40.63%) Apache
2 6 (18.75%) Drupal
3 5 (15.63%) WordPress
3 5 (15.63%) CMS
4 3 (9.38%) Joomla!
5 2 (6.25%) nginx
6 1 (3.13%) Moodle
6 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (71.88%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
3 3 (9.38%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) Grunt
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) LAMP
2 16 (50.00%) HTML
2 16 (50.00%) Symfony
3 15 (46.88%) CSS
4 9 (28.13%) jQuery
5 5 (15.63%) Yii
5 5 (15.63%) Web Services
5 5 (15.63%) Ajax
5 5 (15.63%) JSON
5 5 (15.63%) Laravel
6 4 (12.50%) Dojo
6 4 (12.50%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) XHTML
6 4 (12.50%) CSS3
6 4 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (12.50%) CakePHP
7 2 (6.25%) RESTful
7 2 (6.25%) Memcached
7 2 (6.25%) Doctrine
8 1 (3.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) OO
2 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) OO PHP
3 9 (28.13%) MVC
4 7 (21.88%) BDD
4 7 (21.88%) TDD
5 5 (15.63%) Pair Programming
5 5 (15.63%) Refactoring
5 5 (15.63%) API Integration
6 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.38%) OOP
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.25%) OOD
9 1 (3.13%) SOA
9 1 (3.13%) DevOps
9 1 (3.13%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
9 1 (3.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) Java
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 4 (12.50%) PHP5
4 4 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) C
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
1 5 (15.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Zend
2 2 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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Greywood Associates Limited
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Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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