The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 51 84 68
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -16
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 90 25 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.50% 1.22% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 1.29% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 21 38
Average daily rate £350 £275 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £315 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+311.76% +142.85%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2402 1935 2372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.50% 94.25% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1514 959 1202
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £182 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 140 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
PHP Developer
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +39 85 £350 +27.27% 36
North Yorkshire - 11 £350 - 1
South Yorkshire -4 4 £375 +19.04% 1
East Yorkshire - - - -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 116 (100.00%) PHP
2 61 (52.59%) Zend
3 51 (43.97%) MVC
4 46 (39.66%) JavaScript
5 45 (38.79%) Symfony
6 38 (32.76%) MySQL
7 37 (31.90%) HTML
8 35 (30.17%) CSS
9 28 (24.14%) TDD
10 23 (19.83%) CodeIgniter
11 22 (18.97%) jQuery
12 21 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (18.10%) Java
13 19 (16.38%) Drupal
14 17 (14.66%) Jenkins
15 16 (13.79%) Apache
16 15 (12.93%) OOP
16 15 (12.93%) OO
17 14 (12.07%) LAMP
17 14 (12.07%) HTML5
18 13 (11.21%) Unit Testing
18 13 (11.21%) Linux
19 12 (10.34%) SQL
20 11 (9.48%) E-Commerce
20 11 (9.48%) PHP5
21 10 (8.62%) WordPress
21 10 (8.62%) Software Engineering
21 10 (8.62%) Magento
22 8 (6.90%) TeamCity
22 8 (6.90%) Git (software)

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 19 (16.38%) Drupal
2 16 (13.79%) Apache
3 10 (8.62%) WordPress
4 5 (4.31%) CMS
5 4 (3.45%) SugarCRM
6 3 (2.59%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) Internet
1 3 (2.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (32.76%) MySQL
2 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (14.66%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.90%) TeamCity
2 8 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.90%) Hudson
3 7 (6.03%) Selenium
4 5 (4.31%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.86%) Behat
General
1 1 (0.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (38.79%) Symfony
2 37 (31.90%) HTML
3 35 (30.17%) CSS
4 23 (19.83%) CodeIgniter
5 22 (18.97%) jQuery
6 14 (12.07%) LAMP
6 14 (12.07%) HTML5
7 8 (6.90%) RESTful
8 6 (5.17%) Web Services
9 5 (4.31%) CSS3
9 5 (4.31%) XML
10 4 (3.45%) Zend Framework
11 3 (2.59%) REST
11 3 (2.59%) SOAP
12 2 (1.72%) Sass
12 2 (1.72%) LESS
13 1 (0.86%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (0.86%) CakePHP
13 1 (0.86%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
2 1 (0.86%) Open Source
2 1 (0.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.21%) Linux
2 1 (0.86%) Mac OS
2 1 (0.86%) Android
2 1 (0.86%) UNIX
2 1 (0.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.97%) MVC
2 28 (24.14%) TDD
3 21 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (12.93%) OOP
4 15 (12.93%) OO
5 13 (11.21%) Unit Testing
6 11 (9.48%) E-Commerce
7 10 (8.62%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.03%) Scrum
9 6 (5.17%) Web Development
10 5 (4.31%) OO PHP
11 4 (3.45%) Project Management
11 4 (3.45%) BDD
11 4 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (2.59%) Release Management
13 1 (0.86%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (100.00%) PHP
2 46 (39.66%) JavaScript
3 21 (18.10%) Java
4 12 (10.34%) SQL
5 11 (9.48%) PHP5
6 3 (2.59%) Ruby
6 3 (2.59%) Python
6 3 (2.59%) C++
7 2 (1.72%) PHP4
8 1 (0.86%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 61 (52.59%) Zend
2 6 (5.17%) Twitter
3 3 (2.59%) Facebook
3 3 (2.59%) Google
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £330 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 350-375 Per Day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hudson - London
Posted: 22 days ago