The median contractor rate for a PHP Developer was £369 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 June 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 Developer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 92 97
Rank change year-on-year +32 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 40 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.84% 1.51% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 1.57% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 22
Median daily rate £369 £333 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.90% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £305 £300
% change year-on-year +14.75% +1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1379 1977 2004
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.80% 96.35% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 1366 1377
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £535 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 62
Median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.28% +2.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Developer in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP Developer in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP Developer in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Leeds +28 32 £383 +3.37% 19
Huddersfield - 8 £356 - 2
Wakefield -1 1 - -
Halifax - 1 - - 2
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 88 (100.00%) PHP
2 56 (63.64%) Symfony
3 54 (61.36%) JavaScript
4 42 (47.73%) MVC
5 41 (46.59%) Python
6 34 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (30.68%) Laravel
8 25 (28.41%) Zend
9 20 (22.73%) MySQL
10 19 (21.59%) Java
10 19 (21.59%) Software Engineering
10 19 (21.59%) NoSQL
11 16 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 15 (17.05%) RESTful
12 15 (17.05%) SQL
13 14 (15.91%) Test Automation
14 13 (14.77%) MongoDB
14 13 (14.77%) Docker
14 13 (14.77%) HTML
14 13 (14.77%) Regression Testing
14 13 (14.77%) LAMP
15 12 (13.64%) Linux
15 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
16 11 (12.50%) CSS
16 11 (12.50%) TDD
17 10 (11.36%) CodeIgniter
17 10 (11.36%) PHPUnit
18 9 (10.23%) Unit Testing
18 9 (10.23%) Node.js
18 9 (10.23%) Django

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 8 (9.09%) Apache
2 4 (4.55%) WordPress
3 2 (2.27%) Drupal
4 1 (1.14%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.14%) nginx
4 1 (1.14%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Magento
1 3 (3.41%) OpenCart
1 3 (3.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) GitHub
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) MySQL
2 19 (21.59%) NoSQL
3 13 (14.77%) MongoDB
4 8 (9.09%) Redis
5 5 (5.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.14%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.36%) PHPUnit
3 4 (4.55%) gulp
4 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.27%) Grunt
5 2 (2.27%) JIRA
5 2 (2.27%) Maven
5 2 (2.27%) Selenium
6 1 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.14%) Hudson
6 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.14%) Subversion
6 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (5.68%) Marketing
1 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (1.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (63.64%) Symfony
2 27 (30.68%) Laravel
3 16 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 15 (17.05%) RESTful
5 13 (14.77%) HTML
5 13 (14.77%) LAMP
6 11 (12.50%) CSS
7 10 (11.36%) CodeIgniter
8 9 (10.23%) Django
8 9 (10.23%) Node.js
9 8 (9.09%) React
10 7 (7.95%) Flask
11 6 (6.82%) EclipseLink
11 6 (6.82%) HTML5
11 6 (6.82%) JPA
12 5 (5.68%) CSS3
12 5 (5.68%) jQuery
13 3 (3.41%) Express
13 3 (3.41%) RabbitMQ
14 2 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.27%) NHS
2 2 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.14%) BYOD
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.14%) Fintech
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) MVC
2 34 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (21.59%) Software Engineering
4 14 (15.91%) Test Automation
5 13 (14.77%) Regression Testing
6 11 (12.50%) TDD
7 9 (10.23%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.95%) OO PHP
8 7 (7.95%) SOLID
9 5 (5.68%) B2C
9 5 (5.68%) SDLC
10 4 (4.55%) BDD
10 4 (4.55%) OO
10 4 (4.55%) OOP
10 4 (4.55%) Web Development
11 3 (3.41%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.41%) Performance Optimisation
12 2 (2.27%) Configuration Management
12 2 (2.27%) Database Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) PHP
2 54 (61.36%) JavaScript
3 41 (46.59%) Python
4 19 (21.59%) Java
5 15 (17.05%) SQL
6 6 (6.82%) ECMAScript
6 6 (6.82%) Groovy
6 6 (6.82%) Ruby
6 6 (6.82%) Scala
7 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.14%) C#
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Ansible
2 3 (3.41%) Puppet
3 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.27%) Salt
4 1 (1.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (28.41%) Zend
2 5 (5.68%) Apple
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle
4 3 (3.41%) Google
5 2 (2.27%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.27%) SaltStack
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