The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Web 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 Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Web Developer
Rank 572 555 506
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -49
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 54 57 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 38 65
Average daily rate £304 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £184 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £47.00 £32.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.87% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £32.00 £25.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £32.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £32.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+46.87% +10.34%

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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

PHP Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Web Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 10 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

PHP Web Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

PHP Web 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 Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 52 £300 - 62
London +4 17 £375 +15.38% 14
South East +14 14 £350 +9.80% 17
North West -12 10 £300 -5.51% 13
Oxfordshire +13 9 £425 +78.94% 1
Oxford +8 8 £425 +78.94%
Yorkshire -19 6 £250 -33.33% 3
Hampshire +6 5 £288 +43.75% 8
Basingstoke +4 5 £288 +43.75% 1
Lancashire - 5 - - 5
Berkshire +6 4 £280 -6.66% 1
Reading -4 4 £340 +115.87% 1
South Yorkshire -5 4 £250 -33.33% 1
Sheffield -9 4 £250 -33.33%
Cheshire - 4 £300 - 1
City of London +36 3 £338 +24.42% 3
Wilmslow - 3 £300 -
Preston - 3 - - 2
Slough +6 2 £280 -6.66%
Leicester -5 2 £180 -5.26% 3
Leicestershire -10 2 £180 -5.26% 3
East Midlands -13 2 £180 -5.26% 7
North East - 2 £350 - 2
Durham - 2 £350 -
Bracknell - 2 £280 -
Brighton +15 1 £350 - 2
East Sussex +9 1 £350 - 2
South West +4 1 £308 +53.75% 3
Leeds -11 1 £225 -40.00% 2
West Yorkshire -12 1 £225 -40.00% 2

PHP Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PHP Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 93 (100.00%) PHP
2 80 (86.02%) JavaScript
3 77 (82.80%) HTML
4 74 (79.57%) CSS
5 48 (51.61%) MySQL
6 37 (39.78%) jQuery
7 31 (33.33%) HTML5
8 29 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (26.88%) Web Development
10 22 (23.66%) Web Services
11 20 (21.51%) E-Commerce
12 19 (20.43%) MVC
12 19 (20.43%) LAMP
12 19 (20.43%) CSS3
12 19 (20.43%) WordPress
13 18 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (19.35%) Node.js
13 18 (19.35%) OO
14 17 (18.28%) CMS
14 17 (18.28%) Git (software)
15 16 (17.20%) AngularJS
16 15 (16.13%) TDD
17 14 (15.05%) Sass
17 14 (15.05%) Magento
18 12 (12.90%) JSON
18 12 (12.90%) Apache
18 12 (12.90%) SQL
19 11 (11.83%) Oracle
19 11 (11.83%) Java
19 11 (11.83%) Python

PHP Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PHP Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (20.43%) WordPress
2 18 (19.35%) Node.js
3 17 (18.28%) CMS
4 12 (12.90%) Apache
5 8 (8.60%) Drupal
6 2 (2.15%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.15%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (2.15%) Jetty
7 1 (1.08%) IIS
7 1 (1.08%) nginx
7 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Magento
2 4 (4.30%) BigMachines
2 4 (4.30%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.45%) SaaS
2 4 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.30%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.15%) AdWords
3 2 (2.15%) GitHub
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.08%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) SMTP
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (51.61%) MySQL
2 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.15%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (18.28%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.38%) Grunt
2 5 (5.38%) Subversion
3 4 (4.30%) gulp
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (3.23%) Mocha
4 3 (3.23%) NetBeans
4 3 (3.23%) Sinon.JS
4 3 (3.23%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.15%) Babel
5 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.15%) JIRA
5 2 (2.15%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.15%) Selenium
6 1 (1.08%) Bower
6 1 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.08%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.08%) Maven
General
1 9 (9.68%) Marketing
2 7 (7.53%) Finance
3 4 (4.30%) Publishing
3 4 (4.30%) Retail
4 3 (3.23%) Games
4 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (82.80%) HTML
2 74 (79.57%) CSS
3 37 (39.78%) jQuery
4 31 (33.33%) HTML5
5 22 (23.66%) Web Services
6 19 (20.43%) CSS3
6 19 (20.43%) LAMP
7 16 (17.20%) AngularJS
8 14 (15.05%) Sass
9 12 (12.90%) JSON
10 11 (11.83%) Laravel
11 8 (8.60%) Ajax
11 8 (8.60%) CodeIgniter
11 8 (8.60%) XML
12 7 (7.53%) RESTful
12 7 (7.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (6.45%) SOAP
13 6 (6.45%) Symfony
14 5 (5.38%) REST
15 4 (4.30%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) User Experience
2 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.23%) Replication
3 2 (2.15%) Social Media
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.08%) Animation
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.08%) FMCG
4 1 (1.08%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.08%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (1.08%) Online Games
4 1 (1.08%) SCORM
4 1 (1.08%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.60%) Linux
2 6 (6.45%) Windows
3 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.30%) Android
5 3 (3.23%) Unix
6 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.08%) Debian
7 1 (1.08%) Solaris
7 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.88%) Web Development
3 20 (21.51%) E-Commerce
4 19 (20.43%) MVC
5 18 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (19.35%) OO
6 15 (16.13%) TDD
7 9 (9.68%) CRM
8 8 (8.60%) Open Source
9 7 (7.53%) Content Management
9 7 (7.53%) Front End Development
9 7 (7.53%) Pair Programming
10 6 (6.45%) OO PHP
11 5 (5.38%) API Development
11 5 (5.38%) BDD
11 5 (5.38%) OOP
11 5 (5.38%) Scrum
11 5 (5.38%) Web Application Development
12 4 (4.30%) Analytics
12 4 (4.30%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) PHP
2 80 (86.02%) JavaScript
3 12 (12.90%) SQL
4 11 (11.83%) Java
4 11 (11.83%) Python
5 4 (4.30%) Apex Code
6 3 (3.23%) PHP 5
6 3 (3.23%) Ruby
7 2 (2.15%) ES6
8 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.08%) C
8 1 (1.08%) C#
8 1 (1.08%) C++
8 1 (1.08%) Perl
8 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.08%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Ansible
1 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Oracle
2 7 (7.53%) Google
2 7 (7.53%) Zend
3 4 (4.30%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.30%) Siebel
4 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.15%) Splunk
4 2 (2.15%) Tableau
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
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