Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Lead PHP Developer was £288 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Lead PHP Developer
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 373 377 395
Rank change year-on-year +4 +18 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.012% 0.012% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.013% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
South East median daily rate £288 - £275
10th Percentile £266 - £263
90th Percentile £299 - £288
England median daily rate £325 £425 £431
% change year-on-year -23.53% -1.45% +11.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15902 15635 18500
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 93.94% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9436 9281 10868
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 641 786 927
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £10.33
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Lead PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Lead PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Lead PHP Developer in the South East

Lead PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead PHP Developer in the South East

Lead PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead PHP Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
East Sussex - 1 £275 -
Surrey - 1 £300 -
Lead PHP Developer
England

Lead PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Lead 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 South East region featuring Lead PHP Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 5
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 4
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 7
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development

Lead PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 4
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 5
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 7
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker