The median contractor rate for a Senior PHP Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 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.

Senior PHP Developer
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 139 140
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.049% 0.071% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.074% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £500 £381 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.14% +42.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +14.28% -17.64%  
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 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1974 2696 2780
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.72% 96.25% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1835 1862
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £537 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 65 112
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% +19.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Senior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior PHP Developer in Yorkshire

Senior PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior PHP Developer in Yorkshire

Senior PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire - 1 £500 - 3
Senior PHP Developer
England

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Senior 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend