The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP MySQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP MySQL Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP MySQL Developer
Rank 549 526 487
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -39
Contract jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 30 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.076% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.082% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 21
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£275 £288 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +10.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £151 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £258 £258 £260
% change year-on-year
- -0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47948 46300 40780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.45% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29326 27479 23389
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1938 2165
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

PHP MySQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP MySQL Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP MySQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHP MySQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP MySQL Developer within the UK.

PHP MySQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PHP MySQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP MySQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

PHP MySQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PHP MySQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP MySQL Developer within the UK.

PHP MySQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PHP MySQL Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP MySQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 29 £275 -4.34% 34
London -7 6 £390 +0.64% 3
Bristol -3 5 £225 +28.57%
South West -6 5 £225 +100.00% 3
North West -17 5 £250 -7.40% 5
West Midlands -3 4 £168 -44.16% 7
South East -23 4 £338 +92.85% 5
Yorkshire -14 3 £240 -9.43% 6
City of London +10 2 £263 -25.00%
Birmingham -1 2 £268 -10.83% 6
Merseyside -7 2 £225 -10.00% 1
Worcestershire - 2 £135 -
Brighton - 2 £344 -
East Sussex - 2 £344 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £240 -
Redditch - 2 £135 -
East of England +2 1 £300 -7.69% 1
Lancashire -9 1 - -
Manchester -11 1 £325 +18.18% 2
Leeds - 1 £238 - 1
Surrey - 1 £338 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £238 - 5
East Midlands - 1 £190 - 4
Warwickshire - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - - 2
Northamptonshire - - - - 2
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - - 3
South Yorkshire - - - -

PHP MySQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PHP MySQL Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP MySQL Developer in their job title.

1 72 (100.00%) PHP
1 72 (100.00%) MySQL
2 43 (59.72%) CSS
2 43 (59.72%) HTML
3 41 (56.94%) JavaScript
4 34 (47.22%) jQuery
5 23 (31.94%) OO
6 22 (30.56%) HTML5
7 19 (26.39%) MVC
8 18 (25.00%) WordPress
9 16 (22.22%) CSS3
10 13 (18.06%) Drupal
10 13 (18.06%) Linux
11 12 (16.67%) E-Commerce
12 11 (15.28%) SQL
13 10 (13.89%) Apache
13 10 (13.89%) Subversion
14 9 (12.50%) CMS
15 8 (11.11%) PHP5
15 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
15 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
15 8 (11.11%) OO PHP
16 7 (9.72%) RESTful
16 7 (9.72%) Yii
16 7 (9.72%) Node.js
16 7 (9.72%) Symfony
16 7 (9.72%) Zend
16 7 (9.72%) TDD
16 7 (9.72%) Project Management
16 7 (9.72%) OOP

PHP MySQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PHP MySQL Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP MySQL Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (25.00%) WordPress
2 13 (18.06%) Drupal
3 10 (13.89%) Apache
4 9 (12.50%) CMS
5 7 (9.72%) Node.js
6 5 (6.94%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.39%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (1.39%) TYPO3
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (6.94%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (6.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Magento
2 2 (2.78%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.39%) GitHub
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (6.94%) Big Data
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.78%) Redis
3 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Subversion
2 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) FogBugz
3 1 (1.39%) Trac
3 1 (1.39%) Redmine
3 1 (1.39%) YouTrack
3 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.39%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.39%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (6.94%) Music Industry
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (59.72%) CSS
1 43 (59.72%) HTML
2 34 (47.22%) jQuery
3 22 (30.56%) HTML5
4 16 (22.22%) CSS3
5 7 (9.72%) RESTful
5 7 (9.72%) Yii
5 7 (9.72%) Symfony
6 6 (8.33%) LAMP
7 5 (6.94%) XML
8 3 (4.17%) Laravel
8 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.17%) REST
8 3 (4.17%) Web Services
8 3 (4.17%) XHTML
9 2 (2.78%) J2EE
9 2 (2.78%) SOAP
9 2 (2.78%) JSON
9 2 (2.78%) Backbone.js
10 1 (1.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Open Source
2 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.17%) User Experience
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
2 2 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Android
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) OO
2 19 (26.39%) MVC
3 12 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 8 (11.11%) OO PHP
5 7 (9.72%) TDD
5 7 (9.72%) Project Management
5 7 (9.72%) OOP
6 6 (8.33%) Content Management
6 6 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 5 (6.94%) Analytics
7 5 (6.94%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 4 (5.56%) Web Design
8 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.78%) Web Development
9 2 (2.78%) Scrum
10 1 (1.39%) Performance Improvement
10 1 (1.39%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.39%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) PHP
2 41 (56.94%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.28%) SQL
4 8 (11.11%) PHP5
5 6 (8.33%) Python
5 6 (8.33%) Ruby
6 5 (6.94%) C
7 2 (2.78%) C#
7 2 (2.78%) Java
8 1 (1.39%) VBA
8 1 (1.39%) Perl
8 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Zend
2 5 (6.94%) Google
2 5 (6.94%) Adobe
3 1 (1.39%) SAP
3 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com