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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP MySQL Developer
Rank 595 568 533
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -35
Contract jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 29 48 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.093% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.098% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 43 32
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £409 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
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
48652 48803 46653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.48% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31297 30382 27621
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1739 1915 2049
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.82 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 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 23 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 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -45 29 £325 +8.33% 33
London 0 14 £325 +8.33% 11
North West -8 5 £325 +8.33% 6
Manchester -13 4 £325 - 4
South East -7 3 £400 +18.51% 4
Yorkshire -11 3 £244 +1.56% 7
City of London +38 2 £338 +35.00% 3
Sheffield - 2 £244 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £244 - 1
Durham - 2 £350 -
North East - 2 £350 -
Brighton +15 1 - - 1
East Sussex +8 1 - - 1
Surrey -6 1 £400 +10.34%
East Midlands -9 1 £350 +84.21% 2
West Midlands -15 1 £265 +42.28% 3
Coventry - 1 £265 - 1
Kent - 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £350 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 £350 - 2
Leeds - 1 - - 3
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 4

PHP MySQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 67 (100.00%) PHP
1 67 (100.00%) MySQL
2 42 (62.69%) CSS
3 39 (58.21%) JavaScript
3 39 (58.21%) HTML
4 29 (43.28%) Linux
5 27 (40.30%) jQuery
6 22 (32.84%) LAMP
7 21 (31.34%) Apache
8 20 (29.85%) TDD
9 19 (28.36%) SQL
10 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
10 16 (23.88%) MVC
10 16 (23.88%) HTML5
11 15 (22.39%) OO
12 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (17.91%) Laravel
14 11 (16.42%) CSS3
14 11 (16.42%) WordPress
14 11 (16.42%) Symfony
14 11 (16.42%) XML
14 11 (16.42%) CMS
15 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
15 10 (14.93%) Zend
15 10 (14.93%) Drupal
16 9 (13.43%) Web Application Development
16 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (13.43%) JSON
16 9 (13.43%) Web Services
16 9 (13.43%) OOP

PHP MySQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 21 (31.34%) Apache
2 11 (16.42%) CMS
2 11 (16.42%) WordPress
3 10 (14.93%) Drupal
4 3 (4.48%) IIS
5 2 (2.99%) Node.js
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.49%) nginx
6 1 (1.49%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.49%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Magento
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) AdWords
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.99%) GitHub
1 2 (2.99%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.49%) Route 53
2 1 (1.49%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) FTP
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.48%) Redis
3 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.49%) Big Data
5 1 (1.49%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.45%) Subversion
3 6 (8.96%) TeamCity
4 4 (5.97%) PHPUnit
5 3 (4.48%) Grunt
5 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.48%) YouTrack
6 2 (2.99%) Maven
6 2 (2.99%) NetBeans
6 2 (2.99%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.99%) Xdebug
7 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.49%) FogBugz
7 1 (1.49%) Gradle
7 1 (1.49%) JIRA
7 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.49%) Redmine
7 1 (1.49%) Selenium
7 1 (1.49%) Trac
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
2 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.49%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.49%) Publishing
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (62.69%) CSS
2 39 (58.21%) HTML
3 27 (40.30%) jQuery
4 22 (32.84%) LAMP
5 16 (23.88%) HTML5
6 12 (17.91%) Laravel
7 11 (16.42%) CSS3
7 11 (16.42%) Symfony
7 11 (16.42%) XML
8 9 (13.43%) JSON
8 9 (13.43%) Web Services
9 6 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (7.46%) Ajax
10 5 (7.46%) REST
10 5 (7.46%) RESTful
11 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.97%) Yii
12 3 (4.48%) Doctrine
12 3 (4.48%) LESS
12 3 (4.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.99%) NHS
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.28%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) TDD
2 16 (23.88%) MVC
3 15 (22.39%) OO
4 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
6 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (13.43%) OOP
6 9 (13.43%) Web Application Development
7 7 (10.45%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.96%) BDD
9 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.46%) OO PHP
9 5 (7.46%) Scrum
9 5 (7.46%) SEO
10 4 (5.97%) Front End Development
10 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.97%) Performance Optimisation
10 4 (5.97%) Web Development
11 3 (4.48%) Analytics
11 3 (4.48%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) PHP
2 39 (58.21%) JavaScript
3 19 (28.36%) SQL
4 8 (11.94%) PHP 5
5 5 (7.46%) Python
6 4 (5.97%) Java
7 3 (4.48%) Perl
8 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.99%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) C#
9 1 (1.49%) C++
9 1 (1.49%) PHP 4
9 1 (1.49%) Scala
9 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) cPanel
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Zend
2 2 (2.99%) Google
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) SAP
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe
3 1 (1.49%) Facebook
3 1 (1.49%) Omniture
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) PayPal
3 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.49%) Twitter
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