The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP MySQL Developer
Rank 538 493 501
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +8
Contract jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 49 51 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 62
Average daily rate £300 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £320 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £200 £238
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.50
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -90 47 £300 +50.00% 49
London -12 24 £325 +30.00% 9
City of London -5 9 £188 -31.81% 1
South East -19 7 £175 -36.36% 8
Hertfordshire -5 5 £325 +85.71%
East of England -27 5 £325 +73.33% 2
Oxford +8 4 £175 -
Oxfordshire 0 4 £175 - 2
North West -13 4 £273 -9.16% 4
Manchester -11 3 £275 -8.33%
South West -28 3 £144 -28.12% 7
Slough +10 2 £350 -
East Midlands -9 2 £249 -17.08% 5
Berkshire -12 2 £350 +27.27% 1
West Midlands -15 2 - - 3
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Scotland -6 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire -11 1 £400 - 2
Bristol -14 1 £175 -50.56%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £98 - 1
Liverpool - 1 £250 -
Nottingham - 1 £98 - 1
Devon - 1 £113 -
East Sussex - 1 £95 -
Somerset - 1 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 £250 -
North East - - - - 2
Tyne and Wear - - - - 2
Wales - - - -
South Wales - - - -

PHP MySQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 85 (100.00%) PHP
1 85 (100.00%) MySQL
2 55 (64.71%) HTML
3 48 (56.47%) CSS
4 46 (54.12%) JavaScript
5 29 (34.12%) jQuery
6 24 (28.24%) Zend
7 22 (25.88%) MVC
8 21 (24.71%) OO
9 15 (17.65%) Ajax
9 15 (17.65%) HTML5
10 14 (16.47%) CodeIgniter
10 14 (16.47%) CMS
11 13 (15.29%) Linux
11 13 (15.29%) PHP5
12 12 (14.12%) OOP
12 12 (14.12%) Apache
12 12 (14.12%) SQL
13 11 (12.94%) LAMP
13 11 (12.94%) Subversion
13 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
14 10 (11.76%) Symfony
14 10 (11.76%) Laravel
15 8 (9.41%) CSS3
15 8 (9.41%) OO PHP
16 7 (8.24%) XML
16 7 (8.24%) XHTML
16 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
16 7 (8.24%) Zend Framework
16 7 (8.24%) JSON

PHP MySQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (16.47%) CMS
2 12 (14.12%) Apache
3 7 (8.24%) Drupal
4 4 (4.71%) ExpressionEngine
4 4 (4.71%) WordPress
4 4 (4.71%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.35%) Node.js
6 1 (1.18%) SugarCRM
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.18%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) Intranet
1 5 (5.88%) Internet
1 5 (5.88%) Extranet
2 2 (2.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.18%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Subversion
1 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.18%) Selenium
2 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.18%) FogBugz
2 1 (1.18%) Trac
2 1 (1.18%) Redmine
2 1 (1.18%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (3.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Back Office
3 1 (1.18%) Advertising
3 1 (1.18%) Publishing
3 1 (1.18%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (64.71%) HTML
2 48 (56.47%) CSS
3 29 (34.12%) jQuery
4 15 (17.65%) Ajax
4 15 (17.65%) HTML5
5 14 (16.47%) CodeIgniter
6 11 (12.94%) LAMP
7 10 (11.76%) Symfony
7 10 (11.76%) Laravel
8 8 (9.41%) CSS3
9 7 (8.24%) XML
9 7 (8.24%) XHTML
9 7 (8.24%) Zend Framework
9 7 (8.24%) JSON
10 5 (5.88%) Web Services
11 4 (4.71%) Yii
11 4 (4.71%) CakePHP
11 4 (4.71%) SOAP
12 3 (3.53%) RESTful
12 3 (3.53%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 5 (5.88%) Open Source
2 3 (3.53%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) MVC
2 21 (24.71%) OO
3 12 (14.12%) OOP
4 8 (9.41%) OO PHP
5 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
6 6 (7.06%) Web Development
7 4 (4.71%) TDD
7 4 (4.71%) Scrum
8 3 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.53%) BDD
9 2 (2.35%) Web Accessibility
9 2 (2.35%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.35%) Migration
10 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.18%) Project Management
10 1 (1.18%) B2B
10 1 (1.18%) Web Design
10 1 (1.18%) Content Management
10 1 (1.18%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.18%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) PHP
2 46 (54.12%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.29%) PHP5
4 12 (14.12%) SQL
5 4 (4.71%) Python
6 2 (2.35%) C#
6 2 (2.35%) Perl
6 2 (2.35%) Java
7 1 (1.18%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.18%) Ruby
7 1 (1.18%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.18%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 24 (28.24%) Zend
2 4 (4.71%) Facebook
3 2 (2.35%) Twitter
3 2 (2.35%) Google
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.35%) Adobe
3 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.35%) Mercator
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle
4 1 (1.18%) Rackspace
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