The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 33 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 5 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.41% 2.15% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 2.25% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 8
Median daily rate - £320 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.88% +0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £35.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-49.29% +43.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
343 311 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.89% 95.69% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 187 199
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £288 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 22 16
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £29.85 £15.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Developer across the Cambridge region.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Cambridge region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Service Design
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Docker

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) Node.js
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) BDD
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Service Design
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Python
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle