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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Web Developer
Rank 588 615 556
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -59
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 67 39 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.068% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.072% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 43
Median daily rate £350 £250 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -22.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £350 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £250 £320
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.75 -

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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +43 67 £350 +40.00% 67
London +5 20 £400 +18.51% 12
South East +22 17 £350 +40.00% 9
Oxfordshire +2 12 £350 +27.27% 2
Oxford -9 11 £350 +27.27% 2
East of England +11 8 £385 +63.82% 4
Hertfordshire +7 8 £385 +28.33%
North West +20 7 £340 +33.33% 11
Yorkshire +11 6 £205 -18.00% 14
Manchester 0 5 - - 9
Northamptonshire - 5 - - 2
East Midlands - 5 - - 5
West Yorkshire +12 4 £236 -5.50% 10
Leeds +6 4 £236 -5.50% 9
Hampshire +6 3 £343 -2.83% 5
South Yorkshire 0 2 £128 -49.00% 3
West Midlands -28 2 £350 +75.00% 3
South West - 2 - - 8
Cheshire - 2 £340 -
Sheffield - 2 £128 - 1
Northampton - 2 - -
East Sussex +2 1 - -
Brighton 0 1 - -
Fareham -17 1 £350 +22.80% 1
Leatherhead - 1 £275 -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £375 - 2
Chester - 1 £425 -
Surrey - 1 £275 -

PHP Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 92 (100.00%) PHP
2 90 (97.83%) Web Development
3 71 (77.17%) JavaScript
4 66 (71.74%) HTML
5 64 (69.57%) CSS
6 40 (43.48%) MySQL
7 36 (39.13%) jQuery
8 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (29.35%) LAMP
10 26 (28.26%) Git (software)
10 26 (28.26%) CSS3
11 25 (27.17%) Zend
12 24 (26.09%) Web Services
12 24 (26.09%) E-Commerce
13 22 (23.91%) TDD
14 19 (20.65%) SQL
14 19 (20.65%) Node.js
15 17 (18.48%) WordPress
15 17 (18.48%) HTML5
16 15 (16.30%) Kanban
16 15 (16.30%) Finance
17 14 (15.22%) Scrum
18 13 (14.13%) e-Learning
18 13 (14.13%) Publishing
18 13 (14.13%) JSON
18 13 (14.13%) Responsive Web Design
18 13 (14.13%) Sass
18 13 (14.13%) AngularJS
19 12 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (13.04%) Open Source

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 17 (18.48%) WordPress
2 12 (13.04%) Apache
3 9 (9.78%) Drupal
4 7 (7.61%) CMS
5 3 (3.26%) Moodle
6 2 (2.17%) IIS
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.09%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.09%) Confluence
7 1 (1.09%) Jadu
7 1 (1.09%) MODX
7 1 (1.09%) nginx
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Magento
2 1 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.87%) GitHub
3 2 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) Intranet
2 3 (3.26%) Internet
3 2 (2.17%) DNS
3 2 (2.17%) SSH
3 2 (2.17%) SSL
4 1 (1.09%) Extranet
4 1 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (43.48%) MySQL
2 10 (10.87%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (28.26%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.96%) Subversion
3 9 (9.78%) PHPUnit
4 6 (6.52%) Jasmine
5 5 (5.43%) Bitbucket
6 4 (4.35%) JIRA
7 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.17%) Ant
8 2 (2.17%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (2.17%) Gradle
8 2 (2.17%) Maven
9 1 (1.09%) gulp
9 1 (1.09%) Hudson
9 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.09%) QUnit
General
1 15 (16.30%) Finance
2 13 (14.13%) Publishing
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (71.74%) HTML
2 64 (69.57%) CSS
3 36 (39.13%) jQuery
4 27 (29.35%) LAMP
5 26 (28.26%) CSS3
6 24 (26.09%) Web Services
7 19 (20.65%) Node.js
8 17 (18.48%) HTML5
9 13 (14.13%) AngularJS
9 13 (14.13%) JSON
9 13 (14.13%) Sass
10 9 (9.78%) XML
10 9 (9.78%) Zend Framework
11 8 (8.70%) RESTful
11 8 (8.70%) Symfony
12 7 (7.61%) RequireJS
13 5 (5.43%) Behat
13 5 (5.43%) SOAP
14 4 (4.35%) Ajax
14 4 (4.35%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) e-Learning
2 7 (7.61%) Data Structures
3 6 (6.52%) User Experience
4 3 (3.26%) Learning Management System
4 3 (3.26%) Statistics
4 3 (3.26%) VLE
5 2 (2.17%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.17%) W3C
6 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.09%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.87%) Linux
2 3 (3.26%) CentOS
3 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (97.83%) Web Development
2 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (26.09%) E-Commerce
4 22 (23.91%) TDD
5 15 (16.30%) Kanban
6 14 (15.22%) Scrum
7 13 (14.13%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (13.04%) OO
8 12 (13.04%) OOP
8 12 (13.04%) Open Source
8 12 (13.04%) Pair Programming
9 10 (10.87%) API Development
9 10 (10.87%) Automation Testing
10 8 (8.70%) BDD
11 7 (7.61%) MVC
11 7 (7.61%) Refactoring
12 6 (6.52%) B2B
12 6 (6.52%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 6 (6.52%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) PHP
2 71 (77.17%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.65%) SQL
4 6 (6.52%) PHP 5
5 5 (5.43%) Java
6 2 (2.17%) C
6 2 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (1.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.26%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Ansible
2 1 (1.09%) Opsview
Vendors
1 25 (27.17%) Zend
2 1 (1.09%) Rackspace
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