How to Hire the Best PHP Developers For Web Development?

  • “What questions do I ask in a technical interview?”
  • “Where can I hire a good PHP developer?”
  • “What skills do I check for while hiring a good PHP developer?”
  • SQL / MySQL
  • HTML and CSS
  • Working knowledge of JavaScript
  • Control systems (SVN / Git)
  • Experience with PHP frameworks like Symphony, Laravel, YII2, etc
  • CMS like Joomla, Drupal, WordPress, etc
  • Working knowledge of object-oriented programming or OOP.

Compulsory steps while hiring PHP developers

  • How urgently do you need to hire a PHP developer?
  • How many PHP developers you require for the project?
  • What is the level of experience that you are seeking?
  • Will you be okay with hiring remotely working developers?
  • What is your allocated budget?
  1. What would be the approach if you are stuck on some issues and there’s no solution available in the documentation. Please specify the steps.
  2. What are the steps you take to estimate a given task?
  3. Explain a microservice architecture.
  4. Error types in PHP.
  5. SOLID Principle with real-life examples

1. Do not ask any clichéd questions

  1. What is PHP?
  2. Who is the father of PHP?
  3. When did PHP first release?
  1. Ways to set cookies in PHP.
  2. Encrypting data with PHP.
  3. Experience in delivering web services.

2. Ask questions about their previous projects

3. Test their knowledge base as well as learning skills

4. Look out for good communication skills

5. Evaluate the attitude



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