Period
to 18 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a PHP LAMP Developer was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PHP LAMP Developer
UK > England
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 815 839
Rank change year-on-year -32 +24 -69
Contract jobs requiring a PHP LAMP Developer 14 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.036% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.038% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 20
England median daily rate £275 £356 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.81% +7.14% -3.62%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £261
90th Percentile £331 £438 £388
UK median daily rate £275 £356 £333
% change year-on-year -22.81% +7.14% -1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK median hourly rate - £27.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 90123 89659 97949
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.69% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 60372 59029 63442
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.72% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2611 2964 3765
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.90 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

PHP LAMP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured PHP LAMP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PHP LAMP Developer in England

PHP LAMP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PHP LAMP Developer in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP LAMP Developer in England

PHP LAMP Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP LAMP Developer in England

PHP LAMP Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP LAMP Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -11 8 £275 -15.38% 3
East of England -10 3 £300 -
West Midlands +21 1 £288 -11.54% 1
Midlands +14 1 £288 -11.54% 2
South West +9 1 £313 -13.79% 3
PHP LAMP Developer
UK

PHP LAMP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, PHP LAMP 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 England region featuring PHP LAMP Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) PHP
1 14 (100.00%) LAMP
2 12 (85.71%) MySQL
3 10 (71.43%) Laravel
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) Symfony
5 6 (42.86%) MariaDB
6 2 (14.29%) BDD
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) Zend
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) WordPress
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) Debian
7 1 (7.14%) MVC
7 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) Apache
7 1 (7.14%) Python
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Billing
7 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (7.14%) Ruby
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development

PHP LAMP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) MariaDB
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Billing
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) LAMP
2 10 (71.43%) Laravel
3 9 (64.29%) Symfony
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) FFmpeg
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (7.14%) OpenCV
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) Sass
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Debian
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) BDD
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) ES6
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Zend