The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 104 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 45 32 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.43% 1.35% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.45% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 23 30
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£325 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -35.71%
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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2956 2205 2070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.81% 93.04% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2002 1329 1116
Average daily rate £360 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 124 138
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -33.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
West Yorkshire -9 34 £350 +16.66% 21
North Yorkshire -2 5 £313 +4.25% 2
South Yorkshire -20 5 £263 +21.38% 4
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited PHP 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 Developer in their job title.

1 80 (100.00%) PHP
2 60 (75.00%) HTML
2 60 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 56 (70.00%) CSS
4 38 (47.50%) MySQL
5 24 (30.00%) jQuery
6 22 (27.50%) HTML5
7 21 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (22.50%) Linux
8 18 (22.50%) E-Commerce
9 17 (21.25%) OO
10 15 (18.75%) XML
11 14 (17.50%) AngularJS
12 13 (16.25%) SQL
13 12 (15.00%) OOP
13 12 (15.00%) TDD
13 12 (15.00%) LAMP
13 12 (15.00%) CSS3
13 12 (15.00%) OO PHP
14 11 (13.75%) Symfony
15 10 (12.50%) Zend
15 10 (12.50%) Software Engineering
15 10 (12.50%) Apache
15 10 (12.50%) Magento
15 10 (12.50%) RESTful
16 9 (11.25%) CMS
16 9 (11.25%) E-Learning
16 9 (11.25%) PHP5
17 8 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (10.00%) Git (software)

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited PHP 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.50%) Apache
2 9 (11.25%) CMS
3 5 (6.25%) nginx
3 5 (6.25%) Node.js
4 3 (3.75%) WordPress
5 1 (1.25%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.25%) SSL
1 1 (1.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (47.50%) MySQL
2 8 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.25%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.75%) Subversion
3 2 (2.50%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Legal
2 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (75.00%) HTML
2 56 (70.00%) CSS
3 24 (30.00%) jQuery
4 22 (27.50%) HTML5
5 15 (18.75%) XML
6 14 (17.50%) AngularJS
7 12 (15.00%) LAMP
7 12 (15.00%) CSS3
8 11 (13.75%) Symfony
9 10 (12.50%) RESTful
10 7 (8.75%) JSON
11 6 (7.50%) Sass
12 5 (6.25%) Backbone.js
12 5 (6.25%) Ajax
13 4 (5.00%) XHTML
13 4 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (3.75%) Zend Framework
15 2 (2.50%) Laravel
15 2 (2.50%) Yii
15 2 (2.50%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) E-Learning
2 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.50%) E-Commerce
3 17 (21.25%) OO
4 12 (15.00%) OOP
4 12 (15.00%) TDD
4 12 (15.00%) OO PHP
5 10 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 7 (8.75%) BDD
7 6 (7.50%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.25%) API Development
9 4 (5.00%) Migration
9 4 (5.00%) Scrum
10 3 (3.75%) MVC
10 3 (3.75%) Web Development
10 3 (3.75%) OWASP
10 3 (3.75%) Open Source
10 3 (3.75%) Information Architecture
11 2 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.50%) People Management
11 2 (2.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) PHP
2 60 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.25%) SQL
4 9 (11.25%) PHP5
5 1 (1.25%) Python
5 1 (1.25%) C
5 1 (1.25%) C#
5 1 (1.25%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Zend
2 1 (1.25%) Twitter
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle
2 1 (1.25%) Adobe
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