Period
to 20 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a PHP LAMP Developer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 828 810 851
Rank change year-on-year -18 +41 -12
Contract jobs requiring a PHP LAMP Developer 37 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.025% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.027% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 19
England median daily rate £380 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.18% -26.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £334 £263 £223
90th Percentile £430 £389 £495
UK median daily rate £380 £275 £365
% change year-on-year +38.18% -24.66% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 89,089 86,235 94,819
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.91% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,169 56,831 62,686
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,867 2,565 2,875
England median hourly rate £18.25 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.41% -1.58% +6.92%
10th Percentile £11.12 £10.75 £10.42
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £17.87 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.47% -1.58% +5.56%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP LAMP Developer in England over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 September 2018. 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
London +6 28 £385 -3.75% 3
South West 0 3 £388 +26.53% 3
North of England -16 3 £348 +26.36% 3
North West - 2 £348 - 1
East of England 0 1 £293 -2.50%
Yorkshire -17 1 £388 +40.91% 2
Midlands -17 1 £300 +9.09% 2
South East -24 1 £400 +45.45% 6
West Midlands - 1 £300 -
PHP LAMP Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, PHP LAMP Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring PHP LAMP Developer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) PHP
1 37 (100.00%) LAMP
2 23 (62.16%) MySQL
2 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
3 17 (45.95%) OOP
4 16 (43.24%) Symfony
5 15 (40.54%) CSS
5 15 (40.54%) HTML
6 13 (35.14%) CSS3
7 12 (32.43%) Finance
8 11 (29.73%) OO
8 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
9 10 (27.03%) Web Services
9 10 (27.03%) MVC
9 10 (27.03%) Drupal
10 9 (24.32%) SQL
10 9 (24.32%) Web Operations
11 8 (21.62%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (21.62%) React
11 8 (21.62%) Xdebug
11 8 (21.62%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
11 8 (21.62%) Silex
11 8 (21.62%) SAP
11 8 (21.62%) DOM
11 8 (21.62%) Linux
11 8 (21.62%) Identity Management
11 8 (21.62%) HTTP
11 8 (21.62%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (21.62%) Open Source

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 10 (27.03%) Drupal
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Moodle
3 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (62.16%) MySQL
2 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Xdebug
2 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.11%) PostCSS
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) LAMP
2 16 (43.24%) Symfony
3 15 (40.54%) CSS
3 15 (40.54%) HTML
4 13 (35.14%) CSS3
5 10 (27.03%) Web Services
6 8 (21.62%) DOM
6 8 (21.62%) React
6 8 (21.62%) Silex
7 5 (13.51%) HTML5
8 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.11%) Handlebars
8 3 (8.11%) RxJS
8 3 (8.11%) Twig
9 2 (5.41%) XML
10 1 (2.70%) Laravel
10 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) OOP
2 11 (29.73%) OO
3 10 (27.03%) MVC
4 9 (24.32%) Web Operations
5 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.62%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
5 8 (21.62%) Identity Management
5 8 (21.62%) Open Source
5 8 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (10.81%) Web Development
7 3 (8.11%) Functional Programming
7 3 (8.11%) OO PHP
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.70%) API Integration
8 1 (2.70%) Content Management
8 1 (2.70%) Innovative Thinking
8 1 (2.70%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) PHP
2 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
3 9 (24.32%) SQL
4 3 (8.11%) ES6
4 3 (8.11%) R
5 2 (5.41%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Salesforce.com
1 8 (21.62%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) Zend