The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 88 112 106
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 35 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.62% 1.02% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.07% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 18
Median daily rate £365 £285 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.07% -21.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £368 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £35.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-49.29% +43.43%

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
2082 2704 2351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.34% 95.04% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1351 1731 1560
Median daily rate £375 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 116 121
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +32 27 £365 +21.66% 30
South Yorkshire -4 8 £238 -7.31% 5
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) PHP
2 55 (72.37%) JavaScript
3 47 (61.84%) HTML
4 43 (56.58%) CSS
5 42 (55.26%) MySQL
6 29 (38.16%) SQL
7 28 (36.84%) MVC
7 28 (36.84%) Symfony
8 21 (27.63%) Laravel
9 19 (25.00%) Zend
9 19 (25.00%) TDD
10 17 (22.37%) OOP
10 17 (22.37%) Unit Testing
11 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (18.42%) Java
12 14 (18.42%) RESTful
12 14 (18.42%) HTML5
13 12 (15.79%) MongoDB
13 12 (15.79%) NoSQL
13 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
13 12 (15.79%) CMS
14 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
15 10 (13.16%) Web Development
15 10 (13.16%) WordPress
15 10 (13.16%) PHPUnit
15 10 (13.16%) Scrum
15 10 (13.16%) Software Engineering
16 9 (11.84%) LAMP
16 9 (11.84%) jQuery
17 8 (10.53%) CSS3

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 12 (15.79%) CMS
2 10 (13.16%) WordPress
3 6 (7.89%) Confluence
3 6 (7.89%) Drupal
4 3 (3.95%) Apache
4 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.63%) Magnolia
5 2 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.32%) concrete5
6 1 (1.32%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Magento
2 1 (1.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) LDAP
2 1 (1.32%) Network Security
2 1 (1.32%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (55.26%) MySQL
2 12 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 12 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.89%) Redis
4 2 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.32%) GIS
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.16%) PHPUnit
3 7 (9.21%) JIRA
4 3 (3.95%) Grunt
4 3 (3.95%) Subversion
5 2 (2.63%) gulp
6 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 5 (6.58%) Advertising
2 2 (2.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (61.84%) HTML
2 43 (56.58%) CSS
3 28 (36.84%) Symfony
4 21 (27.63%) Laravel
5 14 (18.42%) HTML5
5 14 (18.42%) RESTful
6 9 (11.84%) jQuery
6 9 (11.84%) LAMP
7 8 (10.53%) CSS3
8 7 (9.21%) CodeIgniter
8 7 (9.21%) Web Services
8 7 (9.21%) XML
9 6 (7.89%) Ajax
9 6 (7.89%) Django
9 6 (7.89%) EclipseLink
9 6 (7.89%) Flask
9 6 (7.89%) JPA
9 6 (7.89%) XHTML
10 5 (6.58%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.95%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.95%) Fintech
3 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.32%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.32%) FMCG
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) MVC
2 19 (25.00%) TDD
3 17 (22.37%) OOP
3 17 (22.37%) Unit Testing
4 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
6 10 (13.16%) Scrum
6 10 (13.16%) Software Engineering
6 10 (13.16%) Web Development
7 7 (9.21%) OO
8 6 (7.89%) Content Management
8 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.89%) Regression Testing
8 6 (7.89%) SOLID
9 4 (5.26%) B2C
9 4 (5.26%) Front End Development
10 3 (3.95%) BDD
10 3 (3.95%) Open Source
11 2 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.63%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) PHP
2 55 (72.37%) JavaScript
3 29 (38.16%) SQL
4 14 (18.42%) Java
5 7 (9.21%) PHP 5
5 7 (9.21%) Python
6 2 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Ansible
1 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.32%) Plesk
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
1 1 (1.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (25.00%) Zend
2 2 (2.63%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.32%) Google
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.32%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.32%) Sage
3 1 (1.32%) SaltStack
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ISL
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £430 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago