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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP LAMP Developer
Rank 573 573 540
Rank change year-on-year
0 -33
Contract jobs requiring a PHP LAMP Developer 21 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.049% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.053% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 12
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£375 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £263 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £360 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £285 £325
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -12.30%
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
51450 50956 44853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.28% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31225 31058 25652
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2017 2017 2210
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-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 24 April 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 21 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 24 April 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 -6 21 £375 +15.38% 16
London +2 10 £363 +7.40% 3
South East -10 5 £375 +33.33% 2
Surrey +3 3 £313 +4.16%
Yorkshire -17 3 £375 +38.88% 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £375 - 1
Leeds - 3 £475 -
East of England +22 2 £250 -23.07%
City of London +15 2 £350 +7.69% 2
Oxfordshire -19 2 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £250 -
Bicester - 2 £375 -
Cambridge - 2 £250 -
North Yorkshire -3 1 £375 +38.88%
Sheffield - 1 £375 -
Wakefield - 1 £375 -
Guildford - 1 £313 -
Harrogate - 1 £375 -
Bradford - 1 £375 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
West Midlands - 1 £250 -

PHP LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 43 (100.00%) PHP
1 43 (100.00%) LAMP
2 29 (67.44%) MySQL
3 27 (62.79%) JavaScript
4 24 (55.81%) HTML
5 21 (48.84%) CSS
6 18 (41.86%) Symfony
7 17 (39.53%) MVC
8 14 (32.56%) Linux
9 12 (27.91%) OO
9 12 (27.91%) Apache
9 12 (27.91%) TDD
10 11 (25.58%) BDD
11 10 (23.26%) Zend
11 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (20.93%) jQuery
12 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
13 8 (18.60%) OOP
14 7 (16.28%) PHP5
14 7 (16.28%) Subversion
14 7 (16.28%) HTML5
15 6 (13.95%) OO PHP
15 6 (13.95%) Web Services
15 6 (13.95%) XML
15 6 (13.95%) Python
16 5 (11.63%) Java
16 5 (11.63%) SOA
16 5 (11.63%) W3C
16 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
16 5 (11.63%) Pair Programming

PHP LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (27.91%) Apache
2 5 (11.63%) CMS
2 5 (11.63%) WordPress
2 5 (11.63%) Drupal
3 3 (6.98%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.33%) Moodle
4 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (67.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) Subversion
3 5 (11.63%) PHPUnit
4 2 (4.65%) QUnit
4 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.33%) Grunt
5 1 (2.33%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (2.33%) Hudson
5 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.33%) Behat
General
1 2 (4.65%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) LAMP
2 24 (55.81%) HTML
3 21 (48.84%) CSS
4 18 (41.86%) Symfony
5 9 (20.93%) jQuery
6 7 (16.28%) HTML5
7 6 (13.95%) Web Services
7 6 (13.95%) XML
8 5 (11.63%) CodeIgniter
8 5 (11.63%) Doctrine
8 5 (11.63%) CSS3
8 5 (11.63%) Sass
9 4 (9.30%) RESTful
9 4 (9.30%) Ajax
10 3 (6.98%) JSON
10 3 (6.98%) Semantic HTML
10 3 (6.98%) Laravel
11 2 (4.65%) Yii
11 2 (4.65%) REST
11 2 (4.65%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) W3C
2 4 (9.30%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) CentOS
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) MVC
2 12 (27.91%) OO
2 12 (27.91%) TDD
3 11 (25.58%) BDD
4 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.60%) OOP
6 6 (13.95%) OO PHP
7 5 (11.63%) SOA
7 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.63%) Pair Programming
7 5 (11.63%) Web Design
8 4 (9.30%) Planning Poker
8 4 (9.30%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (6.98%) Web Development
9 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.98%) Graceful Degradation
9 3 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (4.65%) DevOps
10 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.65%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (62.79%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.28%) PHP5
4 6 (13.95%) Python
5 5 (11.63%) Java
6 4 (9.30%) Ruby
7 2 (4.65%) C#
7 2 (4.65%) PHP4
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
8 1 (2.33%) SQL
8 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Vagrant
2 3 (6.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Zend
2 2 (4.65%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
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