The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior PHP Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior PHP Web Developer
Rank - 566 558
Contract jobs requiring a Senior PHP Web Developer 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.008% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £363 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Senior PHP Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior PHP Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior PHP Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior PHP Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior 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 Senior PHP Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Bournemouth - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Derby - - - -
Fareham - - - -
London - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Reading - - - -
Salisbury - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Slough - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Staines - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -

Senior PHP Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior PHP Web Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Symfony
3 2 (50.00%) Zend
4 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) Derivative
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) LAMP

Senior PHP Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior PHP Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) concrete5
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Symfony
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) XSD
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Google