PHP Web Development Services

From performing application assessments and maintenance on existing codebases to defining and developing brand-new platforms, we work confidently across the entire PHP development lifecycle.

Our PHP Development Service

Searching for a powerful web app that provides a lightning-fast user experience? PHP is designed to do exactly that.

There’s a reason PHP is the world’s most popular development language, adopted across 80% of the web.As a widely-used, open-source scripting language, PHP is compatible with almost all platforms and servers used today. Supporting a wide range of databases as well as running efficiently server-side, PHP is also backed by an active source of community devs helping each other to succeed.

Fill PHP Skills Gaps

Our highly skilled developers are responsible for platforms that handle millions of users, hundreds of millions of transactions and solid 7 figure year on year growth. Access their expertise at any time to help propel your applications forward.

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Access Flexible Development Resources

We act as long-term partners to enhance and maintain web platforms across a range of industries. Our partners work with us in a range of ways, from short-term developers that are added into their teams, to provisioning long term full teams.

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Scale Your Delivery Capacity

We work with multiple organisations of varying sizes as long-term partners, helping to plan, refine and implement new features on a Sprint-by-Sprint basis. This helps to accelerate outcomes and race ahead of the competition through sustained digital growth.

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Our Industry Expertise

Our Technologies for PHP Development


All of our applications are deployed on scalable and resilient foundations using the latest containerisation and virtualisation technologies.


Our clients get the benefit of high-performance cloud resources with expert access to Microsoft’s enterprise-grade cloud computing services.


We utilise Google’s Firebase platform to provide powerful back-end and data services for our mobile applications.

Our PHP Web Development Process


Our developers will undertake an assessment exercise to audit any existing infrastructure and code. This will allow us to develop a map of the application, APIs and any dependencies, alongside advising on how the application can be best maintained, migrated or re-factored.


Our business analysts and developers will work closely with your internal teams and stakeholders to develop a clear and phased plan for delivery.


Whether the migration is a simple replication of existing environments or a full rebuild, our team will ensure your deployment is robust and scalable. We only release code that has been through our rigorous QA process to ensure your platform performs flawlessly.


After the migration our team can continue to optimise the platform and your infrastructure, helping to reduce cloud costs and keep on top of security concerns.

Why Choose hedgehog lab?

We take PHP development seriously. If you are just getting started and looking for a partner to plan and build with? Is your platform growing, and you need a larger and more capable agency to stabilise and scale? Or do you have a super successful platform that needs a new partner to maintain and enhance?

Working with hedgehog lab you will be in great company…

” Their dedication to building a relationship with us has been very impressive.”

Operations Manager, Wombat Invesr

We Have The Best Agency Practices

We’re Committed Partners

Our team are never satisfied with delivering the bare minimum against a brief. That just doesn’t cut it for us. We take the time to work with you to plan and develop sustainable, long-term solutions that deliver real, measurable results.

Cross-Industry Expertise

From innovative start-ups to large, established household names, our team has worked globally across some of the most exciting and advanced industries. We’ve seen first-hand what it takes to build the best web applications on the market and are happy to share our insider secrets to help you succeed.

Built to Scale With You

Building a development team is hard. We’ve experienced it first hand and have used our expertise to build and grow one of the best development teams in the UK. Whatever your requirements, our team can deliver projects at any scale and with a varied mixture of popular development stacks.

Obsessed With Metrics

We approach projects by goals and objectives, not purely by features. This ensures your roadmap is always focused on moving the needle and pushing your business forward where it counts.

Flexible Resourcing

With expertise and capacity across product, development, and delivery, we can adjust our offering to fit your needs like a jigsaw. We typically get the best outcomes for our clients when we own the entire project end-to-end.

Putting Users First

We minimise business risk by putting the end-user at the centre of everything we do. This allows us to validate hypotheses quickly and early in our process and obtain valuable information that influences the product direction for the better.

Let’s Take The Next Step

If you’d like to see how technology can help to solve your business problems, you’ve come to the right place. We solve challenges like these every day through a combination of consultancy, discovery, design and development. Let us help you create the product your competitor wishes they’d made first.

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