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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP MySQL Developer
Rank 627 611 539
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -72
Contract jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 34 51 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.087% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.092% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 37 58
Median daily rate £300 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £379 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £250 £290
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £9.50

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
51653 55417 52511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.81% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33657 35244 31733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1646 2081 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +3.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -13 34 £300 -14.28% 37
South East +22 14 £275 -8.33% 3
London -22 8 £338 -3.57% 8
East Sussex - 7 £275 - 2
Brighton - 6 £281 - 1
East of England +14 4 £300 +114.28% 8
Oxfordshire -6 4 - -
Yorkshire - 4 £250 - 4
West Yorkshire - 3 £250 - 2
Leeds - 3 £250 -
North West +18 2 £258 - 6
East Midlands -1 2 £400 +60.00% 7
Cambridgeshire - 2 £338 - 3
Cambridge - 2 £338 - 1
City of London +21 1 £350 -5.40% 1
Surrey +5 1 £330 +10.00%
Norfolk -3 1 £263 +87.50% 1
Norwich -4 1 £263 +87.50%
Harrogate - 1 £350 -
Northampton - 1 £450 - 1
Nottingham - 1 £350 - 3
Sheffield - 1 £165 - 2
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £330 -
Croydon - 1 £325 -
Southampton - 1 £263 -
Borehamwood - 1 £300 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £165 - 2
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 £350 - 3

PHP MySQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 73 (100.00%) PHP
1 73 (100.00%) MySQL
2 38 (52.05%) JavaScript
3 33 (45.21%) CSS
4 32 (43.84%) HTML
5 22 (30.14%) MVC
6 21 (28.77%) LAMP
7 20 (27.40%) Symfony
8 19 (26.03%) Linux
9 18 (24.66%) Zend
10 14 (19.18%) Web Development
10 14 (19.18%) Apache
10 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (17.81%) OO
11 13 (17.81%) Laravel
12 11 (15.07%) jQuery
12 11 (15.07%) Git (software)
12 11 (15.07%) TDD
13 10 (13.70%) WordPress
14 9 (12.33%) HTML5
14 9 (12.33%) MongoDB
14 9 (12.33%) Subversion
14 9 (12.33%) E-Commerce
14 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
15 8 (10.96%) Jenkins
15 8 (10.96%) XML
15 8 (10.96%) Magento
16 7 (9.59%) CSS3
16 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (9.59%) RESTful

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 14 (19.18%) Apache
2 10 (13.70%) WordPress
3 6 (8.22%) Drupal
4 5 (6.85%) CMS
4 5 (6.85%) nginx
5 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.37%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.37%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.37%) GitHub
3 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Intranet
1 1 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (12.33%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.22%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.22%) Redis
4 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.48%) CouchDB
5 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.33%) Subversion
3 8 (10.96%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.85%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.37%) Bower
5 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.37%) JIRA
5 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.37%) Selenium
5 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.21%) CSS
2 32 (43.84%) HTML
3 21 (28.77%) LAMP
4 20 (27.40%) Symfony
5 13 (17.81%) Laravel
6 11 (15.07%) jQuery
7 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
7 9 (12.33%) HTML5
8 8 (10.96%) XML
9 7 (9.59%) CodeIgniter
9 7 (9.59%) CSS3
9 7 (9.59%) RESTful
10 5 (6.85%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (6.85%) REST
10 5 (6.85%) Web Services
10 5 (6.85%) Zend Framework
11 4 (5.48%) LAPP Stack
11 4 (5.48%) Memcached
11 4 (5.48%) Yii
12 3 (4.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) e-Learning
2 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.74%) User Experience
3 1 (1.37%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.37%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Android
2 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.37%) Unix
2 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) MVC
2 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (19.18%) Web Development
3 13 (17.81%) OO
4 11 (15.07%) TDD
5 9 (12.33%) E-Commerce
6 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (9.59%) OO PHP
7 6 (8.22%) Web Application Development
8 5 (6.85%) Front End Development
9 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.48%) CRM
9 4 (5.48%) Open Source
9 4 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.48%) Refactoring
9 4 (5.48%) Release Management
10 3 (4.11%) Content Management
10 3 (4.11%) Migration
10 3 (4.11%) OOP
11 2 (2.74%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 38 (52.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.48%) Python
3 4 (5.48%) SQL
4 2 (2.74%) PHP 5
4 2 (2.74%) Ruby
5 1 (1.37%) C
5 1 (1.37%) Java
5 1 (1.37%) Perl
5 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Ansible
1 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Zend
2 2 (2.74%) Google
2 2 (2.74%) RedDot
2 2 (2.74%) Samsung
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