The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 40 33 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 21 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.71% 4.46% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.80% 4.69% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 8
Median daily rate £369 £420 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.20% +63.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £282 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £600 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
552 490 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.53% 94.96% 93.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 375 371
Median daily rate £438 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 43
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £32.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +3 16 £369 -12.20% 1
PHP Developer
South East

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Oxfordshire region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) PHP
2 39 (69.64%) Web Development
3 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
4 30 (53.57%) Git (software)
5 29 (51.79%) Symfony
5 29 (51.79%) MySQL
5 29 (51.79%) AngularJS
6 28 (50.00%) Laravel
6 28 (50.00%) CSS
6 28 (50.00%) HTML
7 27 (48.21%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (48.21%) NoSQL
8 26 (46.43%) Node.js
8 26 (46.43%) MVC
9 25 (44.64%) E-Commerce
10 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (35.71%) Zend
13 19 (33.93%) Yii
13 19 (33.93%) MongoDB
14 18 (32.14%) Relational Database
14 18 (32.14%) LAMP
14 18 (32.14%) Subversion
14 18 (32.14%) Apache
14 18 (32.14%) Linux
15 17 (30.36%) Release Management
15 17 (30.36%) nginx
15 17 (30.36%) Mercurial
15 17 (30.36%) CouchDB
15 17 (30.36%) Memcached

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 18 (32.14%) Apache
2 17 (30.36%) nginx
3 4 (7.14%) Drupal
3 4 (7.14%) SilverStripe
3 4 (7.14%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (51.79%) MySQL
2 27 (48.21%) NoSQL
3 21 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (33.93%) MongoDB
5 18 (32.14%) Relational Database
6 17 (30.36%) CouchDB
6 17 (30.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 18 (32.14%) Subversion
3 17 (30.36%) Jenkins
3 17 (30.36%) Mercurial
4 3 (5.36%) PHPUnit
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Publishing
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (51.79%) AngularJS
1 29 (51.79%) Symfony
2 28 (50.00%) CSS
2 28 (50.00%) HTML
2 28 (50.00%) Laravel
3 26 (46.43%) Node.js
4 19 (33.93%) Yii
5 18 (32.14%) LAMP
6 17 (30.36%) LAPP Stack
6 17 (30.36%) LEMP Stack
6 17 (30.36%) Memcached
7 10 (17.86%) JSON
7 10 (17.86%) Web Services
8 9 (16.07%) CSS3
9 8 (14.29%) Sass
10 4 (7.14%) XML
10 4 (7.14%) XML Schema
10 4 (7.14%) XSLT
11 3 (5.36%) REST
11 3 (5.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Data Structures
2 5 (8.93%) Visualisation
3 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) User Experience
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (69.64%) Web Development
2 27 (48.21%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (46.43%) MVC
4 25 (44.64%) E-Commerce
5 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (30.36%) Release Management
7 16 (28.57%) OO
8 15 (26.79%) TDD
9 13 (23.21%) Configuration Management
9 13 (23.21%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (23.21%) Refactoring
9 13 (23.21%) Web Application Development
10 10 (17.86%) Kanban
10 10 (17.86%) Pair Programming
10 10 (17.86%) Scrum
11 8 (14.29%) API Development
11 8 (14.29%) Automation Testing
11 8 (14.29%) Open Source
12 5 (8.93%) Data Visualisation
13 4 (7.14%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
3 11 (19.64%) SQL
4 4 (7.14%) Perl
4 4 (7.14%) XPath
5 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (23.21%) Ansible
1 13 (23.21%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (23.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Zend
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