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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP MySQL Developer
Rank 537 528 564
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +36
Contract jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 69 64 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 47 33
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£325 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 - £25.00

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
52339 48993 54685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.05% 92.75% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31928 29282 30681
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £551
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2049 2106 2649
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 68 £325 +28.71% 51
London +47 41 £325 +8.33% 16
City of London +30 10 £360 +15.20% 3
North West +1 7 £238 +5.55% 6
South East -11 5 £295 +18.00% 9
West Midlands -16 5 £145 - 3
Worcestershire - 5 £145 -
Lancaster -6 4 - - 1
Lancashire -20 4 - - 3
East of England -35 4 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
South West -35 3 £369 +84.37% 5
Surrey +2 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -2 2 - - 6
Bristol -17 2 £369 - 1
Durham - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £238 - 3
North East - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £295 - 2
Oxfordshire -9 1 £160 -41.81% 5
Cheshire - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £295 - 2

PHP MySQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 117 (100.00%) PHP
1 117 (100.00%) MySQL
2 72 (61.54%) HTML
3 69 (58.97%) CSS
4 57 (48.72%) JavaScript
5 44 (37.61%) OO
6 38 (32.48%) Zend
7 36 (30.77%) jQuery
8 35 (29.91%) MVC
9 32 (27.35%) Git (software)
10 30 (25.64%) XML
11 28 (23.93%) PHP5
12 27 (23.08%) Linux
13 25 (21.37%) Web Services
13 25 (21.37%) Subversion
14 24 (20.51%) SQL
14 24 (20.51%) Apache
15 22 (18.80%) CSS3
16 21 (17.95%) HTML5
16 21 (17.95%) Relational Database
16 21 (17.95%) OO PHP
16 21 (17.95%) OOP
17 20 (17.09%) LAMP
18 18 (15.38%) Finance
19 17 (14.53%) Symfony
20 16 (13.68%) E-Commerce
21 14 (11.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 13 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
23 11 (9.40%) CMS
23 11 (9.40%) Agile Software Development

PHP MySQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (20.51%) Apache
2 11 (9.40%) CMS
3 6 (5.13%) Drupal
3 6 (5.13%) WordPress
4 5 (4.27%) Joomla!
5 3 (2.56%) Node.js
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.85%) nginx
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.85%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Magento
2 2 (1.71%) Shopify
2 2 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.71%) Route 53
2 2 (1.71%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.85%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (100.00%) MySQL
2 21 (17.95%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.13%) Big Data
3 6 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.42%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.71%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (27.35%) Git (software)
2 25 (21.37%) Subversion
3 8 (6.84%) Mercurial
3 8 (6.84%) Redmine
3 8 (6.84%) FogBugz
3 8 (6.84%) Trac
4 4 (3.42%) PHPUnit
4 4 (3.42%) Selenium
5 1 (0.85%) Behat
5 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.85%) TestDirector
General
1 18 (15.38%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Marketing
3 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) Electronics
4 2 (1.71%) Music Industry
4 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (61.54%) HTML
2 69 (58.97%) CSS
3 36 (30.77%) jQuery
4 30 (25.64%) XML
5 25 (21.37%) Web Services
6 22 (18.80%) CSS3
7 21 (17.95%) HTML5
8 20 (17.09%) LAMP
9 17 (14.53%) Symfony
10 14 (11.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (9.40%) AngularJS
11 11 (9.40%) JSON
12 10 (8.55%) RESTful
12 10 (8.55%) Ajax
12 10 (8.55%) XHTML
12 10 (8.55%) Laravel
13 9 (7.69%) Yii
13 9 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
14 8 (6.84%) XSL
14 8 (6.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.98%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.42%) User Experience
3 4 (3.42%) W3C
4 2 (1.71%) DTV
4 2 (1.71%) Replication
4 2 (1.71%) Telematics
4 2 (1.71%) Open Source
5 1 (0.85%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.08%) Linux
2 7 (5.98%) UNIX
3 2 (1.71%) Fedora
3 2 (1.71%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.71%) CentOS
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (37.61%) OO
2 35 (29.91%) MVC
3 21 (17.95%) OOP
3 21 (17.95%) OO PHP
4 16 (13.68%) E-Commerce
5 11 (9.40%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (9.40%) TDD
5 11 (9.40%) BDD
6 10 (8.55%) Web Development
7 8 (6.84%) Project Management
8 7 (5.98%) Scrum
9 6 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (4.27%) Time Management
11 4 (3.42%) SEO
11 4 (3.42%) CRM
12 3 (2.56%) Performance Testing
12 3 (2.56%) Unit Testing
13 2 (1.71%) Web Application Development
13 2 (1.71%) Programme Management
13 2 (1.71%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 117 (100.00%) PHP
2 57 (48.72%) JavaScript
3 28 (23.93%) PHP5
4 24 (20.51%) SQL
5 8 (6.84%) Shell Script
6 6 (5.13%) Python
6 6 (5.13%) Java
7 5 (4.27%) C#
8 4 (3.42%) Ruby
9 3 (2.56%) C++
10 2 (1.71%) PHP4
11 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (0.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (32.48%) Zend
2 13 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.42%) Sencha
4 2 (1.71%) Sony
4 2 (1.71%) SAP
4 2 (1.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe
5 1 (0.85%) Google
5 1 (0.85%) SendGrid
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