The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northern Ireland region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £47.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-57.44% +141.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
224 107 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 95.73% 98.17% 91.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 44 49
Median daily rate £360 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +280.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £40.00 £9.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland