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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP MySQL Developer
Rank 556 512 540
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +28
Contract jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 67 62 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 31
Average daily rate
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£319 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £328 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £9.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 - £32.50

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
52582 48184 52592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.59% 92.68% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 32352 29013 29451
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2048 2039 2629
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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 -11 67 £319 +15.90% 55
London +40 41 £325 +5.69% 15
City of London +25 8 £360 +24.13% 2
North West - 8 £238 - 9
South East -13 4 £348 +2.96% 4
West Midlands -16 4 £145 - 5
East of England -25 4 - - 3
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
Worcestershire - 4 £145 -
Lancashire - 4 - - 3
Lancaster - 4 - -
South West -40 3 £369 +52.06% 3
Manchester - 3 £238 - 5
Yorkshire -1 2 - - 9
Surrey -7 2 - -
Bristol -21 2 £369 - 1
Reading +22 1 - - 1
Berkshire +12 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £295 - 1
East Midlands +1 1 £230 -9.80% 7
Gloucestershire -26 1 - -
Durham - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £230 - 2
Slough - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £230 - 2
Milton Keynes - 1 £295 - 1

PHP MySQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) PHP
1 113 (100.00%) MySQL
2 70 (61.95%) HTML
3 68 (60.18%) CSS
4 57 (50.44%) JavaScript
5 44 (38.94%) OO
6 38 (33.63%) Zend
6 38 (33.63%) jQuery
7 36 (31.86%) MVC
8 30 (26.55%) XML
8 30 (26.55%) Git (software)
9 28 (24.78%) PHP5
9 28 (24.78%) Linux
10 26 (23.01%) Subversion
11 25 (22.12%) SQL
12 24 (21.24%) Web Services
12 24 (21.24%) Apache
13 23 (20.35%) OOP
14 21 (18.58%) HTML5
14 21 (18.58%) CSS3
15 20 (17.70%) Relational Database
15 20 (17.70%) OO PHP
15 20 (17.70%) LAMP
16 17 (15.04%) Finance
16 17 (15.04%) Symfony
17 16 (14.16%) E-Commerce
18 13 (11.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 12 (10.62%) Salesforce.com
20 11 (9.73%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (9.73%) JSON

PHP MySQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 24 (21.24%) Apache
2 10 (8.85%) CMS
3 7 (6.19%) WordPress
3 7 (6.19%) Drupal
4 5 (4.42%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.77%) Node.js
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.88%) nginx
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.88%) Moodle
6 1 (0.88%) TYPO3
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Magento
2 2 (1.77%) Shopify
2 2 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Route 53
1 2 (1.77%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (100.00%) MySQL
2 20 (17.70%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.19%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.31%) Big Data
5 4 (3.54%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.65%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.77%) Hazelcast
7 2 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (26.55%) Git (software)
2 26 (23.01%) Subversion
3 8 (7.08%) FogBugz
3 8 (7.08%) Trac
3 8 (7.08%) Redmine
3 8 (7.08%) Mercurial
4 4 (3.54%) PHPUnit
4 4 (3.54%) Selenium
5 1 (0.88%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.88%) Behat
General
1 17 (15.04%) Finance
2 6 (5.31%) Marketing
3 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.77%) Music Industry
4 2 (1.77%) Electronics
4 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.77%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Billing
5 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (61.95%) HTML
2 68 (60.18%) CSS
3 38 (33.63%) jQuery
4 30 (26.55%) XML
5 24 (21.24%) Web Services
6 21 (18.58%) HTML5
6 21 (18.58%) CSS3
7 20 (17.70%) LAMP
8 17 (15.04%) Symfony
9 13 (11.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (9.73%) JSON
11 10 (8.85%) AngularJS
11 10 (8.85%) RESTful
11 10 (8.85%) XHTML
12 8 (7.08%) Laravel
12 8 (7.08%) Yii
12 8 (7.08%) CodeIgniter
12 8 (7.08%) XSL
12 8 (7.08%) SOAP
13 7 (6.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.19%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.42%) W3C
4 4 (3.54%) User Experience
5 2 (1.77%) Open Source
5 2 (1.77%) Telematics
5 2 (1.77%) DTV
5 2 (1.77%) Replication
6 1 (0.88%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.78%) Linux
2 7 (6.19%) UNIX
3 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.77%) CentOS
3 2 (1.77%) Fedora
4 1 (0.88%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.94%) OO
2 36 (31.86%) MVC
3 23 (20.35%) OOP
4 20 (17.70%) OO PHP
5 16 (14.16%) E-Commerce
6 11 (9.73%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (9.73%) BDD
7 10 (8.85%) TDD
8 9 (7.96%) Web Development
9 8 (7.08%) Project Management
10 7 (6.19%) Scrum
11 6 (5.31%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (3.54%) Time Management
12 4 (3.54%) SEO
12 4 (3.54%) CRM
13 3 (2.65%) Performance Testing
13 3 (2.65%) Unit Testing
14 2 (1.77%) Web Application Development
14 2 (1.77%) Analytics
14 2 (1.77%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (100.00%) PHP
2 57 (50.44%) JavaScript
3 28 (24.78%) PHP5
4 25 (22.12%) SQL
5 8 (7.08%) Shell Script
6 6 (5.31%) Java
7 5 (4.42%) C#
7 5 (4.42%) Python
8 4 (3.54%) Ruby
9 3 (2.65%) C++
10 2 (1.77%) PHP4
11 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (8.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) HND
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.88%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (33.63%) Zend
2 12 (10.62%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.54%) Sencha
4 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.77%) Sony
4 2 (1.77%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) Adobe
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle
5 1 (0.88%) SendGrid
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