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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 21 35 19
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 16 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.54% 1.21% 5.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.69% 1.25% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 11
Median daily rate £400 £275 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £355 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 - £30.00
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
281 321 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 97.23% 96.98% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 240 115
Median daily rate £375 £390 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £210 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 20
Median hourly rate £11.50 £27.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.18% +89.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £8.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) HTML
2 23 (67.65%) CSS
2 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
3 19 (55.88%) Web Development
4 15 (44.12%) TDD
4 15 (44.12%) NoSQL
5 14 (41.18%) Node.js
5 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 14 (41.18%) Publishing
5 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (38.24%) Kanban
6 13 (38.24%) E-Commerce
6 13 (38.24%) Magento
7 12 (35.29%) Automation Testing
7 12 (35.29%) Web Services
8 11 (32.35%) JSON
8 11 (32.35%) Scrum
8 11 (32.35%) Pair Programming
8 11 (32.35%) Sass
8 11 (32.35%) Open Source
8 11 (32.35%) API Development
9 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
10 6 (17.65%) HTML5
10 6 (17.65%) Subversion
10 6 (17.65%) MySQL
10 6 (17.65%) Oracle
10 6 (17.65%) Linux

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 14 (41.18%) Node.js
2 3 (8.82%) Apache Solr
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.82%) WordPress
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (8.82%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (8.82%) Google Analytics
3 3 (8.82%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.65%) MySQL
3 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.88%) PHPUnit
3 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 14 (41.18%) Publishing
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) CSS
1 23 (67.65%) HTML
2 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
3 12 (35.29%) Web Services
4 11 (32.35%) JSON
4 11 (32.35%) Sass
5 6 (17.65%) HTML5
6 5 (14.71%) jQuery
7 4 (11.76%) CSS3
7 4 (11.76%) SOAP
8 3 (8.82%) Classic ASP
8 3 (8.82%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (8.82%) Laravel
8 3 (8.82%) Middleware
8 3 (8.82%) RESTful
8 3 (8.82%) Spring
9 2 (5.88%) CakePHP
9 2 (5.88%) EDI
9 2 (5.88%) LAMP
9 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Fintech
1 2 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Web Development
3 15 (44.12%) TDD
4 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (38.24%) E-Commerce
5 13 (38.24%) Kanban
6 12 (35.29%) Automation Testing
7 11 (32.35%) API Development
7 11 (32.35%) Open Source
7 11 (32.35%) Pair Programming
7 11 (32.35%) Scrum
8 4 (11.76%) MVC
9 3 (8.82%) Analytics
9 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
9 3 (8.82%) OO
9 3 (8.82%) SEO
9 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.82%) Tag Management
9 3 (8.82%) Web Application Development
10 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) PHP 5
4 2 (5.88%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) VB
4 2 (5.88%) VBA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Adobe
2 3 (8.82%) Google
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) Zend