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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 40 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 17 29 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.75% 8.10% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 8.24% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 1
Median daily rate £375 £288 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -8.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-53.84% +44.44%
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
354 352 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 98.88% 98.32% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 286 123
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 21
Median hourly rate £11.50 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% -8.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 32 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (71.88%) Web Development
4 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
5 21 (65.63%) HTML
5 21 (65.63%) CSS
6 19 (59.38%) AngularJS
6 19 (59.38%) Node.js
7 18 (56.25%) Kanban
7 18 (56.25%) Magento
7 18 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (56.25%) Open Source
7 18 (56.25%) NoSQL
7 18 (56.25%) Automation Testing
7 18 (56.25%) API Development
7 18 (56.25%) Sass
7 18 (56.25%) Web Services
7 18 (56.25%) E-Commerce
7 18 (56.25%) JSON
7 18 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (56.25%) TDD
7 18 (56.25%) Pair Programming
7 18 (56.25%) Publishing
7 18 (56.25%) Scrum
8 16 (50.00%) CSS3
9 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
10 6 (18.75%) Oracle
11 3 (9.38%) MySQL
12 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
12 2 (6.25%) 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 2 (6.25%) WordPress
2 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (56.25%) Publishing
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) CSS
1 21 (65.63%) HTML
2 19 (59.38%) AngularJS
2 19 (59.38%) Node.js
3 18 (56.25%) JSON
3 18 (56.25%) Sass
3 18 (56.25%) Web Services
4 16 (50.00%) CSS3
5 2 (6.25%) CakePHP
6 1 (3.13%) LAMP
6 1 (3.13%) Laravel
6 1 (3.13%) Symfony
6 1 (3.13%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
1 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
1 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) Web Development
3 18 (56.25%) API Development
3 18 (56.25%) Automation Testing
3 18 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (56.25%) E-Commerce
3 18 (56.25%) Kanban
3 18 (56.25%) Open Source
3 18 (56.25%) Pair Programming
3 18 (56.25%) Scrum
3 18 (56.25%) TDD
4 2 (6.25%) OO
4 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) ERP
5 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Zend
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