The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had PHP MySQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP MySQL Developer
Rank 593 592 540
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -52
Contract jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 48 43 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.076% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.080% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 41 60
Median daily rate £320 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.56% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50

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
52905 53749 52268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.91% 94.76% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34482 32631 31888
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2150 2151
Median hourly rate £17.56 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

PHP MySQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured PHP MySQL Developer in the job title.

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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP MySQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +5 47 £323 +7.50% 42
South East -1 13 £300 -4.00% 11
South West +3 8 £325 +44.44% 3
London -34 8 £375 +1.35% 7
North West -1 7 £283 +5.11% 3
East Sussex - 7 £254 - 3
Gloucestershire - 5 £325 -
Cheshire -8 4 - - 1
West Midlands -17 4 £315 +5.00% 4
Chester - 4 - - 1
East Midlands +8 3 £350 +42.85% 4
Cheltenham - 3 £325 -
City of London +32 2 £338 -6.25% 3
Yorkshire +1 2 £450 +80.00% 4
West Yorkshire -2 2 £450 +80.00% 3
Manchester -3 2 £241 -
Bristol -4 2 £320 +42.22% 1
Coventry -7 2 £308 +2.50%
Leeds -8 2 £450 +71.42% 3
Cambridge - 2 £225 - 3
Brighton - 2 £300 -
Oxford - 2 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £375 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £300 - 2
East of England - 2 £225 - 6
Cambridgeshire - 2 £225 - 3
Birmingham -2 1 - - 2
Warwickshire -2 1 £315 +43.18%
Surrey -13 1 £400 +28.00% 4
West Sussex - 1 £315 - 1

PHP MySQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, PHP MySQL 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 featuring PHP MySQL Developer in the job title.

1 74 (100.00%) PHP
1 74 (100.00%) MySQL
2 39 (52.70%) JavaScript
3 32 (43.24%) CSS
4 28 (37.84%) HTML
5 25 (33.78%) jQuery
6 21 (28.38%) LAMP
7 20 (27.03%) Web Development
8 18 (24.32%) Linux
9 16 (21.62%) Apache
10 15 (20.27%) MVC
11 14 (18.92%) HTML5
11 14 (18.92%) Laravel
12 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
12 13 (17.57%) Zend
12 13 (17.57%) WordPress
13 12 (16.22%) OO
13 12 (16.22%) CSS3
14 11 (14.86%) SQL
14 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (13.51%) CMS
16 9 (12.16%) Drupal
16 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce
17 8 (10.81%) TDD
17 8 (10.81%) PHP 5
17 8 (10.81%) Symfony
17 8 (10.81%) OO PHP
18 7 (9.46%) Web Services
18 7 (9.46%) XML
19 6 (8.11%) Finance

PHP MySQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 16 (21.62%) Apache
2 13 (17.57%) WordPress
3 10 (13.51%) CMS
4 9 (12.16%) Drupal
5 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.70%) nginx
6 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.35%) Moodle
6 1 (1.35%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.35%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Magento
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.35%) GitHub
3 1 (1.35%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) FTP
1 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.70%) Redis
3 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.41%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.35%) Grunt
5 1 (1.35%) JIRA
5 1 (1.35%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.35%) Selenium
5 1 (1.35%) Subversion
5 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.35%) Xdebug
5 1 (1.35%) YouTrack
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Retail
3 2 (2.70%) Advertising
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.24%) CSS
2 28 (37.84%) HTML
3 25 (33.78%) jQuery
4 21 (28.38%) LAMP
5 14 (18.92%) HTML5
5 14 (18.92%) Laravel
6 12 (16.22%) CSS3
7 8 (10.81%) Symfony
8 7 (9.46%) Web Services
8 7 (9.46%) XML
9 6 (8.11%) RESTful
10 5 (6.76%) Doctrine
10 5 (6.76%) REST
10 5 (6.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.41%) Ajax
11 4 (5.41%) JSON
11 4 (5.41%) Middleware
11 4 (5.41%) Zend Framework
12 3 (4.05%) CodeIgniter
12 3 (4.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
1 2 (2.70%) NHS
2 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.35%) Social Media
2 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) Unix
3 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) Web Development
2 15 (20.27%) MVC
3 12 (16.22%) OO
4 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.81%) OO PHP
6 8 (10.81%) TDD
7 5 (6.76%) Open Source
7 5 (6.76%) Web Application Development
8 4 (5.41%) Content Management
9 3 (4.05%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.05%) Front End Development
9 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.70%) API Integration
10 2 (2.70%) BDD
10 2 (2.70%) DevOps
10 2 (2.70%) Process Improvement
10 2 (2.70%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) PHP
2 39 (52.70%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.86%) SQL
4 8 (10.81%) PHP 5
5 3 (4.05%) Python
6 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.70%) Java
6 2 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (1.35%) C
7 1 (1.35%) Perl
7 1 (1.35%) PHP 4
7 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) cPanel
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Zend
2 2 (2.70%) RedDot
3 1 (1.35%) Adobe
3 1 (1.35%) Facebook
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) Omniture
3 1 (1.35%) PayPal
3 1 (1.35%) Twitter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £180 - £225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago