The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 31 35 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 16 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.56% 4.03% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.66% 4.24% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 2
Median daily rate £375 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £600 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £45.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +73.07%
PHP Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
343 283 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 97.72% 94.97% 93.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 221 280
Median daily rate £450 £430 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 32
Median hourly rate £17.43 £27.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.61% +96.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.67 £55.00 £19.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Oxford region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (88.57%) JavaScript
3 28 (80.00%) HTML
3 28 (80.00%) CSS
4 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (68.57%) Web Development
5 20 (57.14%) TDD
6 18 (51.43%) AngularJS
6 18 (51.43%) E-Commerce
6 18 (51.43%) Magento
7 17 (48.57%) Node.js
8 16 (45.71%) NoSQL
8 16 (45.71%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (45.71%) Publishing
9 15 (42.86%) Scrum
9 15 (42.86%) Pair Programming
9 15 (42.86%) Web Services
9 15 (42.86%) Kanban
9 15 (42.86%) JSON
10 14 (40.00%) CSS3
11 13 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (37.14%) Open Source
11 13 (37.14%) API Development
11 13 (37.14%) Automation Testing
11 13 (37.14%) Sass
12 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
13 10 (28.57%) Laravel
14 9 (25.71%) Symfony
14 9 (25.71%) MVC
14 9 (25.71%) SQL

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) Drupal
1 3 (8.57%) SilverStripe
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) nginx
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) NoSQL
2 9 (25.71%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.86%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 16 (45.71%) Publishing
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (80.00%) CSS
1 28 (80.00%) HTML
2 18 (51.43%) AngularJS
3 17 (48.57%) Node.js
4 15 (42.86%) JSON
4 15 (42.86%) Web Services
5 14 (40.00%) CSS3
6 13 (37.14%) Sass
7 10 (28.57%) Laravel
8 9 (25.71%) Symfony
9 3 (8.57%) RESTful
9 3 (8.57%) XML
9 3 (8.57%) XML Schema
9 3 (8.57%) XSLT
10 2 (5.71%) LAMP
10 2 (5.71%) Yii
11 1 (2.86%) HTML5
11 1 (2.86%) jQuery
11 1 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
11 1 (2.86%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Structures
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (68.57%) Web Development
2 20 (57.14%) TDD
3 18 (51.43%) E-Commerce
4 16 (45.71%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (42.86%) Kanban
5 15 (42.86%) Pair Programming
5 15 (42.86%) Scrum
6 13 (37.14%) API Development
6 13 (37.14%) Automation Testing
6 13 (37.14%) Open Source
7 9 (25.71%) MVC
8 4 (11.43%) Release Management
9 3 (8.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 3 (8.57%) RDF
9 3 (8.57%) Secure Coding
10 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
11 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
11 1 (2.86%) CRM
11 1 (2.86%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (88.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) Perl
4 3 (8.57%) XPath
5 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Ansible
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Zend