The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 115 79 105
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +26
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 25 41 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.84% 1.73% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.80% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 15
Median daily rate £300 £240 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
PHP Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2830 2272 2239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.65% 95.66% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1694 1377 1148
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 142 207
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £34.80 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Midlands region.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Midlands region.

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Worcestershire -3 6 £275 +2.32% 5
Warwickshire -8 6 £304 +38.06% 5
Staffordshire +2 4 £300 +9.58% 2
Birmingham -14 4 £338 +12.50% 7
Coventry -5 2 £169 -37.02%
Solihull - 1 £325 - 3
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, PHP 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 across the West Midlands region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) PHP
2 36 (67.92%) HTML
3 35 (66.04%) CSS
4 31 (58.49%) MySQL
5 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
6 21 (39.62%) Web Development
7 13 (24.53%) Linux
7 13 (24.53%) HTML5
8 12 (22.64%) MVC
8 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (20.75%) Java
10 10 (18.87%) CRM
10 10 (18.87%) Digital Media
11 9 (16.98%) WordPress
11 9 (16.98%) OOP
12 8 (15.09%) ERP
12 8 (15.09%) Network Security
12 8 (15.09%) CSS3
13 7 (13.21%) jQuery
14 6 (11.32%) PHP 5
14 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (11.32%) User Experience
14 6 (11.32%) OO PHP
15 5 (9.43%) OO
15 5 (9.43%) Unix
15 5 (9.43%) Web Services
15 5 (9.43%) SQL
15 5 (9.43%) Front End Development
15 5 (9.43%) RESTful
16 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (16.98%) WordPress
2 2 (3.77%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) Drupal
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Magento
2 1 (1.89%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.89%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.77%) GitHub
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) Network Security
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (58.49%) MySQL
2 4 (7.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
1 3 (5.66%) NetBeans
1 3 (5.66%) Zend Studio
2 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
1 3 (5.66%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) HTML
2 35 (66.04%) CSS
3 13 (24.53%) HTML5
4 8 (15.09%) CSS3
5 7 (13.21%) jQuery
6 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (9.43%) RESTful
7 5 (9.43%) Web Services
8 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.55%) Laravel
9 3 (5.66%) CodeIgniter
9 3 (5.66%) REST
9 3 (5.66%) Symfony
9 3 (5.66%) Visualforce
10 2 (3.77%) Ajax
10 2 (3.77%) LAMP
10 2 (3.77%) Mason
10 2 (3.77%) Node.js
10 2 (3.77%) Smarty
10 2 (3.77%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Digital Media
2 6 (11.32%) User Experience
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Web Development
2 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.64%) MVC
3 10 (18.87%) CRM
4 9 (16.98%) OOP
5 8 (15.09%) ERP
6 6 (11.32%) OO PHP
7 5 (9.43%) Front End Development
7 5 (9.43%) OO
8 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.55%) Scrum
8 4 (7.55%) TDD
9 2 (3.77%) BDD
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.89%) Cross-Browser Development
10 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.89%) Open Source
10 1 (1.89%) Secure Coding
10 1 (1.89%) Ticket Management
10 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.75%) Java
4 6 (11.32%) PHP 5
5 5 (9.43%) SQL
6 1 (1.89%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.89%) Clojure
6 1 (1.89%) Scala
6 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Zend
2 3 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe
3 1 (1.89%) Epicor
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Siebel
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