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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP LAMP Developer
Rank 608 636 620
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -16
Contract jobs requiring a PHP LAMP Developer 16 10 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.018% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.019% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 32
Median daily rate £338 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £395 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £306 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.16% -5.76%
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
46813 52482 53624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.79% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30599 33429 33859
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2038 2200
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

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 10 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 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +15 16 £338 +8.00% 14
North West +8 6 £325 +4.00%
Manchester +7 6 £325 +4.00%
London +3 6 £365 -2.66% 1
South West +12 2 £363 - 2
Yorkshire +18 1 £350 -4.76% 3
Leeds +17 1 £350 -4.76% 1
West Yorkshire +13 1 £350 -4.76% 1
West Midlands -8 1 £325 +8.33% 3
Solihull - 1 £325 -

PHP LAMP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) PHP
1 36 (100.00%) LAMP
2 24 (66.67%) MySQL
2 24 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 22 (61.11%) HTML
3 22 (61.11%) CSS
4 17 (47.22%) Linux
5 16 (44.44%) Web Services
6 15 (41.67%) Apache
6 15 (41.67%) Zend
7 12 (33.33%) OO
8 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (30.56%) Web Development
9 10 (27.78%) Symfony
10 9 (25.00%) jQuery
10 9 (25.00%) MVC
11 8 (22.22%) XML
11 8 (22.22%) SOAP
12 7 (19.44%) OOP
12 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
12 7 (19.44%) TDD
12 7 (19.44%) Finance
12 7 (19.44%) Zend Framework
13 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
13 6 (16.67%) OO PHP
13 6 (16.67%) Magento
13 6 (16.67%) Subversion
13 6 (16.67%) XHTML
14 5 (13.89%) SQL
14 5 (13.89%) 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 15 (41.67%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) CMS
2 3 (8.33%) Drupal
3 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Magento
2 1 (2.78%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) Intranet
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.78%) GIS
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Subversion
2 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.78%) Bower
4 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) LAMP
2 22 (61.11%) CSS
2 22 (61.11%) HTML
3 16 (44.44%) Web Services
4 10 (27.78%) Symfony
5 9 (25.00%) jQuery
6 8 (22.22%) SOAP
6 8 (22.22%) XML
7 7 (19.44%) Zend Framework
8 6 (16.67%) XHTML
9 5 (13.89%) HTML5
9 5 (13.89%) RESTful
10 4 (11.11%) XSL
11 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 3 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
11 3 (8.33%) CSS3
11 3 (8.33%) Laravel
11 3 (8.33%) Silex
12 2 (5.56%) CakePHP
12 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.78%) Animation
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.78%) Fintech
2 1 (2.78%) Learning Management System
2 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Social Media
2 1 (2.78%) Statistics
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) OO
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Web Development
3 9 (25.00%) MVC
4 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
4 7 (19.44%) OOP
4 7 (19.44%) TDD
5 6 (16.67%) OO PHP
6 5 (13.89%) BDD
6 5 (13.89%) OOD
6 5 (13.89%) Open Source
6 5 (13.89%) Web Application Development
6 5 (13.89%) Web Design
7 4 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.56%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) Scrum
8 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) PHP 7
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Zend
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe
2 1 (2.78%) Facebook
2 1 (2.78%) Twitter