The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had PHP Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Web Developer
Rank 616 570 480
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -90
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 35 54 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.100% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 43 104
Median daily rate £325 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

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
50742 51291 50591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.73% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 31579 31273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2048 2133
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

PHP Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PHP Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHP Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Web Developer within the UK.

PHP Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PHP Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

PHP Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PHP Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP Web Developer within the UK.

PHP Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PHP Web Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 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 -25 34 £325 +2.36% 59
London -13 15 £325 -18.75% 4
South East -8 11 £325 +13.04% 17
Oxfordshire +7 7 £375 -6.25%
Oxford +9 5 £425 -
Hampshire +3 3 £325 +26.82% 8
West Midlands -6 3 - - 6
East of England +7 2 £275 +4.76% 8
Birmingham +1 2 - - 1
Merseyside -2 2 - - 1
Liverpool -5 2 - - 1
North West -13 2 - - 10
North East - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
City of London +30 1 £310 -17.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 1 £225 - 5
Buckinghamshire +8 1 £225 -21.73% 3
Hertfordshire +4 1 £325 +8.33% 1
Yorkshire +2 1 £375 +53.84% 4
West Yorkshire -8 1 £375 +42.85% 2
Leeds -14 1 £375 +36.36% 2
Milton Keynes - 1 £225 - 2
Cambridge - 1 £225 - 3
Gloucester - 1 £400 -
Southampton - 1 £300 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £350 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £325 -
Warwickshire - 1 - - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £400 -

PHP Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, PHP Web 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 Web Developer in the job title.

1 90 (100.00%) PHP
2 88 (97.78%) Web Development
3 75 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 73 (81.11%) CSS
5 72 (80.00%) HTML
6 38 (42.22%) MySQL
7 35 (38.89%) jQuery
8 24 (26.67%) Web Services
9 23 (25.56%) WordPress
10 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (24.44%) Git (software)
10 22 (24.44%) HTML5
11 21 (23.33%) TDD
12 20 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (22.22%) Node.js
13 17 (18.89%) CSS3
13 17 (18.89%) E-Commerce
14 16 (17.78%) MVC
14 16 (17.78%) Magento
15 15 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 15 (16.67%) LAMP
16 14 (15.56%) Scrum
16 14 (15.56%) Zend
16 14 (15.56%) Pair Programming
16 14 (15.56%) Sass
16 14 (15.56%) Open Source
17 13 (14.44%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (14.44%) Laravel
17 13 (14.44%) JSON
17 13 (14.44%) CMS

PHP Web 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 23 (25.56%) WordPress
2 20 (22.22%) Node.js
3 13 (14.44%) CMS
4 10 (11.11%) Drupal
5 5 (5.56%) Apache
6 3 (3.33%) Moodle
7 2 (2.22%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.11%) IIS
8 1 (1.11%) MODX
8 1 (1.11%) nginx
8 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Magento
2 3 (3.33%) BigMachines
2 3 (3.33%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.56%) GitHub
3 3 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.33%) SaaS
4 2 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.11%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.11%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) SSH
2 2 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (1.11%) Internet
3 1 (1.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (42.22%) MySQL
2 11 (12.22%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (24.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.78%) Subversion
3 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.33%) NetBeans
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (3.33%) PHPUnit
4 3 (3.33%) Selenium
5 2 (2.22%) Grunt
5 2 (2.22%) Hudson
5 2 (2.22%) Mocha
5 2 (2.22%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (2.22%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.11%) Bower
6 1 (1.11%) gulp
6 1 (1.11%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.11%) JIRA
6 1 (1.11%) Maven
6 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (11.11%) Finance
1 10 (11.11%) Publishing
2 6 (6.67%) Marketing
3 4 (4.44%) Retail
4 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (81.11%) CSS
2 72 (80.00%) HTML
3 35 (38.89%) jQuery
4 24 (26.67%) Web Services
5 22 (24.44%) HTML5
6 17 (18.89%) CSS3
7 15 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 15 (16.67%) LAMP
8 14 (15.56%) Sass
9 13 (14.44%) JSON
9 13 (14.44%) Laravel
10 11 (12.22%) Ajax
11 9 (10.00%) Symfony
12 8 (8.89%) CodeIgniter
13 7 (7.78%) RESTful
13 7 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (6.67%) REST
15 5 (5.56%) Django
15 5 (5.56%) SOAP
16 3 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) User Experience
2 4 (4.44%) Replication
3 3 (3.33%) e-Learning
3 3 (3.33%) Learning Management System
3 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.33%) VLE
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.22%) Video on Demand
4 2 (2.22%) W3C
5 1 (1.11%) Animation
5 1 (1.11%) FMCG
5 1 (1.11%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.11%) Social Media
5 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.22%) Linux
2 4 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (4.44%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.33%) Android
3 3 (3.33%) Windows
4 2 (2.22%) CentOS
5 1 (1.11%) Debian
5 1 (1.11%) Unix
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (97.78%) Web Development
2 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.33%) TDD
4 20 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (18.89%) E-Commerce
6 16 (17.78%) MVC
7 14 (15.56%) Open Source
7 14 (15.56%) Pair Programming
7 14 (15.56%) Scrum
8 12 (13.33%) Front End Development
8 12 (13.33%) OO
9 11 (12.22%) Automation Testing
10 10 (11.11%) API Development
10 10 (11.11%) Kanban
11 5 (5.56%) BDD
11 5 (5.56%) Content Management
11 5 (5.56%) CRM
12 4 (4.44%) OO PHP
12 4 (4.44%) OOP
12 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) PHP
2 75 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (14.44%) SQL
4 11 (12.22%) Python
5 7 (7.78%) Java
6 4 (4.44%) PHP 5
7 3 (3.33%) Apex Code
7 3 (3.33%) Ruby
8 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.11%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.11%) Ansible
2 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Zend
2 8 (8.89%) Oracle
3 4 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.33%) Siebel
5 2 (2.22%) Adobe
5 2 (2.22%) Google
5 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft
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