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 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 41 28 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 22 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.63% 5.62% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 5.85% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 8
Median daily rate £325 £388 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +51.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £425 £283
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 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
595 513 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 98.18% 96.07% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 392 394
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 50
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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
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 26 February 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 -8 10 £350 -16.66%
PHP Developer
South East

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 49 (100.00%) PHP
2 30 (61.22%) MySQL
3 29 (59.18%) Web Development
4 27 (55.10%) Laravel
5 26 (53.06%) Symfony
5 26 (53.06%) Git (software)
5 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
6 24 (48.98%) CSS
6 24 (48.98%) HTML
6 24 (48.98%) MVC
7 20 (40.82%) AngularJS
8 19 (38.78%) LAMP
9 18 (36.73%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (36.73%) Apache
10 16 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (32.65%) Zend
10 16 (32.65%) MongoDB
10 16 (32.65%) NoSQL
11 15 (30.61%) Yii
11 15 (30.61%) Node.js
11 15 (30.61%) Relational Database
11 15 (30.61%) Release Management
11 15 (30.61%) Subversion
11 15 (30.61%) Linux
12 14 (28.57%) OO
12 14 (28.57%) SQL
12 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (28.57%) nginx
12 14 (28.57%) Mercurial
12 14 (28.57%) CouchDB

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 (36.73%) Apache
2 14 (28.57%) nginx
3 7 (14.29%) WordPress
4 4 (8.16%) Drupal
4 4 (8.16%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (61.22%) MySQL
2 18 (36.73%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (32.65%) MongoDB
3 16 (32.65%) NoSQL
4 15 (30.61%) Relational Database
5 14 (28.57%) CouchDB
5 14 (28.57%) Redis
6 3 (6.12%) phpMyAdmin
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (53.06%) Git (software)
2 15 (30.61%) Subversion
3 14 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 14 (28.57%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.12%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Publishing
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) Laravel
2 26 (53.06%) Symfony
3 24 (48.98%) CSS
3 24 (48.98%) HTML
4 20 (40.82%) AngularJS
5 19 (38.78%) LAMP
6 15 (30.61%) Node.js
6 15 (30.61%) Yii
7 14 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
7 14 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
7 14 (28.57%) Memcached
8 7 (14.29%) XML
9 6 (12.24%) CSS3
10 5 (10.20%) jQuery
11 4 (8.16%) HTML5
11 4 (8.16%) XML Schema
11 4 (8.16%) XSLT
12 3 (6.12%) REST
12 3 (6.12%) RESTful
13 2 (4.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Data Structures
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Web Development
2 24 (48.98%) MVC
3 16 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (30.61%) Release Management
5 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (28.57%) OO
6 11 (22.45%) Configuration Management
6 11 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (22.45%) Refactoring
6 11 (22.45%) Web Application Development
7 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
8 7 (14.29%) TDD
9 5 (10.20%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (10.20%) Visualisation
10 4 (8.16%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 4 (8.16%) OOP
10 4 (8.16%) RDF
10 4 (8.16%) Secure Coding
11 3 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (6.12%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (8.16%) Perl
4 4 (8.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) Ansible
1 11 (22.45%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (22.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Zend