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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP MySQL Developer
Rank 567 538 496
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -42
Contract jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 40 44 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.090% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 36 33
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£330 £290 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £135 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £369 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £225
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
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
50008 48637 43579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.32% 92.39% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30924 30184 25017
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2005 2160
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -24 40 £330 +13.79% 49
London -11 19 £370 +13.84% 5
West Midlands - 10 £300 - 5
City of London +11 8 £370 +174.07% 3
Birmingham - 7 £320 - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £250 - 4
Yorkshire - 5 £250 - 4
South East -18 4 £314 +79.28% 10
Leeds - 4 £263 - 1
Surrey +7 3 £313 +108.33% 3
Warwickshire - 2 £220 - 2
Leamington Spa - 2 £220 -
Staffordshire - 2 £294 -
East Midlands -11 1 £300 +20.60% 5
North West -24 1 £330 +20.00% 6
South West - 1 £450 - 7
Worcestershire - 1 £300 -
Leicester - 1 £300 - 2
Bristol - 1 £450 - 1
Coventry - 1 £300 - 1
Guildford - 1 £313 - 2
Knutsford - 1 £330 -
Macclesfield - 1 £330 -
Stafford - 1 £300 -
Wakefield - 1 £220 -
Warrington - 1 £330 -
Worcester - 1 £300 -
Cheshire - 1 £330 -
Leicestershire - 1 £300 - 2
Middlesex - 1 £315 -

PHP MySQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 36 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 33 (45.83%) HTML
4 31 (43.06%) CSS
5 22 (30.56%) jQuery
6 21 (29.17%) OO
6 21 (29.17%) MVC
7 17 (23.61%) Linux
8 16 (22.22%) PHP5
9 14 (19.44%) Zend
10 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
10 13 (18.06%) Apache
11 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (16.67%) Subversion
11 12 (16.67%) HTML5
11 12 (16.67%) OO PHP
12 11 (15.28%) WordPress
12 11 (15.28%) LAMP
12 11 (15.28%) OOP
13 10 (13.89%) Web Services
13 10 (13.89%) CMS
13 10 (13.89%) Symfony
14 9 (12.50%) CSS3
14 9 (12.50%) SQL
15 8 (11.11%) Scrum
15 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
15 8 (11.11%) Ajax
16 7 (9.72%) Laravel
16 7 (9.72%) Yii

PHP MySQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (18.06%) Apache
2 11 (15.28%) WordPress
3 10 (13.89%) CMS
4 6 (8.33%) Drupal
5 3 (4.17%) Joomla!
6 2 (2.78%) Moodle
7 1 (1.39%) Node.js
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.39%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.39%) GitHub
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.39%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.67%) Subversion
3 5 (6.94%) Mercurial
3 5 (6.94%) Redmine
3 5 (6.94%) FogBugz
3 5 (6.94%) Trac
3 5 (6.94%) PhpStorm
4 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.39%) Selenium
5 1 (1.39%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Automotive
2 2 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.83%) HTML
2 31 (43.06%) CSS
3 22 (30.56%) jQuery
4 12 (16.67%) HTML5
5 11 (15.28%) LAMP
6 10 (13.89%) Web Services
6 10 (13.89%) Symfony
7 9 (12.50%) CSS3
8 8 (11.11%) Ajax
9 7 (9.72%) Laravel
9 7 (9.72%) Yii
10 6 (8.33%) JSON
11 5 (6.94%) REST
12 4 (5.56%) XML
13 2 (2.78%) J2EE
13 2 (2.78%) XSL
13 2 (2.78%) XHTML
13 2 (2.78%) RESTful
13 2 (2.78%) CodeIgniter
13 2 (2.78%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Open Source
2 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.17%) User Experience
2 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.78%) Blog
4 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) OO
1 21 (29.17%) MVC
2 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 11 (15.28%) OOP
4 8 (11.11%) Scrum
4 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 6 (8.33%) Project Management
6 5 (6.94%) Content Management
7 4 (5.56%) Web Design
7 4 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.17%) Web Development
8 3 (4.17%) Kanban
8 3 (4.17%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.17%) Coaching
9 2 (2.78%) DevOps
9 2 (2.78%) SOA
9 2 (2.78%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) PHP
2 36 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.22%) PHP5
4 9 (12.50%) SQL
5 6 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.33%) PHP4
6 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.17%) Java
7 1 (1.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.39%) Python
7 1 (1.39%) Perl
7 1 (1.39%) C
7 1 (1.39%) C++
7 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Zend
2 6 (8.33%) Adobe
3 5 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (1.39%) Facebook
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.39%) Apple
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