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Hire CakePHP Developers

CakePHP is an open-source and free web application framework written in the PHP scripting language. It is one of the most popular choices among developers for quick application development and is renowned for its adherence to the Model-View-Controller (MVC) software engineering pattern, ActiveRecord database mapping, Association Data Mapping and Front Controller implementation. By utilising the concept of convention-over-configuration, CakePHP reduces the amount of development time and complexity associated with many web applications.

As opposed to the humdrum of conventional web development, working with CakePHP offers a rejuvenating experience for programmers. As a CakePHP developer, you’ll have the resources necessary to start writing code that is applicable to your project. Utilising successful approaches to tasks is often more effective than creating new approaches with each endeavour. To get started, you can borrow CakePHP from your local library and begin writing code for your project.

With a large and experienced population of specialised developers, the CakePHP framework provides an ideal platform for a successful project. Its core is regularly tested and constantly improved, allowing CakePHP developers to execute tasks such as:

  • Data Validation
  • Cleansing of data
  • Caching and debugging
  • Validation and management of defects
  • Validation and management of defects
  • Validation and management of defects
  • Data Validation and error handling

CakePHP is a popular PHP quick development framework for numerous reasons. Some of the most well-known advantages are described here.

  • One of the most noticeable features of CakePHP is its amazing security feature. Because of its high level of protection, it is the default option.
  • It can work with any database format out of the box.
  • It works flawlessly with each file format imaginable.
  • Modifying the look and feel of the site is a breeze.
  • CakePHP has support for RSS feeds, user comments, and user administration.
  • It also works with a wider variety of databases and offers a more compact form of the URL.
  • With CakePHP, developers need only worry about the database connection settings since the framework supports automatic detection of connections.
  • Furthermore, CakePHP offers developers the convenience of integrated validation support and the capability to work with multiple languages.
  • CakePHP has become a popular choice amongst developers due to its versatility and the ease of both installation and daily use. The system is designed to be user-friendly and able to be modified quickly and with minimal effort. This makes it an ideal choice for those looking for a convenient and straightforward solution.
  • Besides this, it aids in minimising both the duration and expense of the development process.
  • It may be used to test and assist in verifying the vital parts of a programmer’s programmes.

CakePHP’s main features include:

  • Adaptable Authorizations
  • Synthesis of Code
  • Structural Support for Applications
  • An open source community that is both active and welcoming
  • PHP 4.5 and PHP 7 are supported.
  • Architecture based on the Model-View-Controller (MVC) design
  • Elements of email, cookies, and security
  • Elements of email, cookies, and security
  • Constructed Invalidity
  • Mechanisms for managing sessions
  • Templates that can be modified quickly and easily
  • Helper applications for viewing data in AJAX, HTML forms, JavaScript, etc.
  • Personalised URL and Route Dispatcher
  • Decontaminating data
  • Using some Apache settings, you can access your website’s files from anywhere on the filesystem.
  • An Authorization Register

Controlled-access directory

The Application Control Language (ACL) is an uncomplicated and direct database interface that provides users with an easy and straightforward way to access and modify their data.


Moreover, similar to the SessionComponent, the CookieComponent furnishes a layer of abstraction for the native cookie features built into PHP.

Functional Part of a Safe Environment

The security module can be utilised to implement more stringent security measures by controlling HTTP authentication, which is a beneficial feature in itself.


It is essential that any PHP session is capable of saving data autonomously, without relying on its respective wrapper, through use of the session component.

Request Processing

The primary function of the request handler is to enable website authors to gain a better understanding of their own content and the information requested from it. By providing insight into the type of material requested and the data requested, the request handler can help website creators to become more conscious and reflective about the content they create.


The usage of Mail Transfer Agents (MTAs) such as PHP’s mail() and Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) for transmitting emails is accepted.


There is a range of authentication mechanisms that can be effortlessly and quickly incorporated into the authentication process, including controller callbacks, Access Control Lists (ACLs), object callbacks, and more.

Job Description


An understanding of PHP web development is a must for every entry-level CakePHP developer.

In addition to the aforementioned qualifications, a successful applicant for a senior level position should possess an in-depth knowledge of and experience with the following programming languages and frameworks; PHP, MySQL, Javascript, HTML, CSS, and CakePHP, as well as Object-Oriented Programming (OOP), AJAX, and the Model View Controller (MVC) Design Pattern. It is highly desirable for the applicant to have familiarity with REST, SOAP, RPC, and other protocols for developing and integrating APIs. Candidates are encouraged to have a working knowledge of JQuery, Bootstrap, MongoDB, NodeJS and React. Other necessary abilities include:

  • Professional Competence with MongoDB
  • Being proficient in HTML and CSS is very desirable.
  • Being familiar with JavaScript and JQuery is an advantage.
  • In terms of hiring, candidates that are familiar with Bootstrap have a leg up.
  • Also desirable is familiarity with AJAX, Model-View-Controller, and RESTful APIs from prospective employers.
  • Organisations may also ask for experience in AJAX, MVC, and Validation and management of defects
  • Knowledge of the CakePHP framework for creating highly scalable PHP applications.


  • An in-depth understanding of Object-Oriented Programming (OOP), Oracle PL/SQL, Web services, XML/SOAP, an Integrated Development Environment (IDE), and JSON is essential for successful performance in this role.
  • Competence in JavaScript, MySQL, HTML, and Object-Oriented Programming is a plus.
  • Should be able to test code for correctness, organisation, compliance with standards, and browser, device, or OS compatibility.
  • Must be proficient in using the Linux OS.
  • Demonstrating a comprehensive knowledge of Responsive Web Design (RWD) and user interface (UI) frameworks is essential, as is familiarity with UI design techniques. A strong understanding of Wrap Bootstrap would be beneficial.
  • Experience creating cross-platform, responsive apps using AngularJS, CSS, JQuery UI, and JQuery mobile.
  • Knowledge of developing using HTML5’s single-page architecture (Backbone.js, node.js, jade template engine, require.js, and AJAX)
  • Ability to integrate Java or PHP-based third-party APIs or online services.
  • Knowledge of using Git for code management and collaboration.
  • A background in multithreaded and middleware development is a plus.
  • Familiarity with indexing, search engine optimisation, and search engine use.
  • Training on using Web services.
  • Practice working in an Agile setting for software development

In addition, it’s helpful to have the following practical abilities:

  • Capability of gathering needs and breaking them down into manageable chunks.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, as well as excellent oral, writing, and technological communication skills.
  • Conceive new ideas and create proofs of concept with the Innovations RD group.
  • Assess external suggestions, answers, goods, and technologies that might be integrated into Open Source to enhance its current features.
  • Candidates must to be curious in and receptive to learning new open source languages and technologies.
  • Make use of your own strengths and interests to create new possibilities.
  • A candidate for this role should be proficient in problem-solving, algorithmics, and data structures.
  • Ability to collaborate with programmers and product managers to provide novel ideas for software applications is a must.
  • Competent in designing both client- and server-side architecture is required.
  • The ability to create aesthetically pleasing user interfaces for software programmes is a must.
  • The ideal applicant will be able to work with little supervision and produce high-quality databases and apps.
  • Be able to create solid application programming interfaces
  • Put the programme through its paces to make sure it works properly.
  • Ability to diagnose, debug, and update software to add or alter security and data protection features is required.
  • Ability to work independently or with little supervision is required.
  • Create features and software with a mobile-friendly layout.
  • Ability to write technical documentation is a desirable but not essential qualification.
  • Collaborate with analysts and data scientists to make better software
  • Working knowledge as a Full Stack Developer or a related position is preferred.
  • Expertise in creating apps for desktop and mobile platforms
  • Competence with CakePHP and familiarity with other stacks are pluses.
  • The ability to work with a variety of front-end languages and frameworks (such as HTML/CSS, JavaScript, XML, and jQuery).
  • The successful candidate must possess a proficient understanding of multiple back-end programming languages and frameworks, including C#, Java, and Python, as well as the various JavaScript languages, such as Angular, React, and Node.js.
  • Candidate strengths should include familiarity with databases (e.g., MySQL, MongoDB), web servers (e.g., Apache), and UI/UX design.
  • Possessing strong interpersonal communication and collaboration abilities is highly valued.
  • An excellent eye for detail is a need for every developer position you want, not only CakePHP developer.


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