The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP MySQL Developer
Rank 536 510 526
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Contract jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 57 58 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 49 50
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£290 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £314 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -28 52 £300 +17.64% 53
London +18 28 £350 +16.66% 17
South East -4 9 £200 -9.09% 7
City of London +18 6 £360 +10.76% 4
South West -33 6 £369 +84.37% 2
Glasgow +3 4 £275 +1.85%
North West -3 4 £285 +26.66% 6
Scotland -22 4 £275 +37.50%
Bristol - 4 £413 -
Surrey -2 3 £175 -18.60% 1
West Midlands -13 3 £145 -39.58% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £145 -
Brighton - 3 £290 -
East Sussex - 3 £290 -
Dorset +6 2 £238 +18.75%
Berkshire +4 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire -1 2 £161 -35.50% 1
Lancashire -17 2 - - 1
East of England -27 2 £250 -16.66% 3
Bournemouth - 2 £238 -
Manchester - 2 £285 - 3
Reading - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
North East - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 6
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
Wales - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Bath - - - - 1

PHP MySQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 106 (100.00%) PHP
1 106 (100.00%) MySQL
2 64 (60.38%) HTML
3 60 (56.60%) CSS
4 51 (48.11%) JavaScript
5 32 (30.19%) OO
5 32 (30.19%) Zend
6 30 (28.30%) jQuery
7 27 (25.47%) Git (software)
7 27 (25.47%) Apache
7 27 (25.47%) Linux
7 27 (25.47%) XML
8 25 (23.58%) MVC
9 24 (22.64%) OOP
9 24 (22.64%) Web Services
9 24 (22.64%) PHP5
10 21 (19.81%) Subversion
11 20 (18.87%) SQL
12 18 (16.98%) LAMP
13 17 (16.04%) HTML5
14 16 (15.09%) E-Commerce
15 15 (14.15%) Symfony
15 15 (14.15%) Relational Database
16 14 (13.21%) OO PHP
16 14 (13.21%) XHTML
17 13 (12.26%) Ajax
17 13 (12.26%) CMS
17 13 (12.26%) CSS3
18 12 (11.32%) RESTful
19 11 (10.38%) Finance

PHP MySQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 27 (25.47%) Apache
2 13 (12.26%) CMS
3 7 (6.60%) WordPress
4 5 (4.72%) Joomla!
4 5 (4.72%) Drupal
5 3 (2.83%) Node.js
6 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.94%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Magento
2 2 (1.89%) Shopify
2 2 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.89%) Route 53
3 1 (0.94%) GitHub
3 1 (0.94%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.94%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) Intranet
1 5 (4.72%) Internet
1 5 (4.72%) Extranet
2 2 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (100.00%) MySQL
2 15 (14.15%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.66%) Big Data
4 5 (4.72%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.77%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.89%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (25.47%) Git (software)
2 21 (19.81%) Subversion
3 6 (5.66%) Mercurial
3 6 (5.66%) Redmine
3 6 (5.66%) FogBugz
3 6 (5.66%) Trac
4 3 (2.83%) PHPUnit
4 3 (2.83%) Selenium
5 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (10.38%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Marketing
3 2 (1.89%) Music Industry
3 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.89%) Electronics
3 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.94%) Publishing
4 1 (0.94%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (60.38%) HTML
2 60 (56.60%) CSS
3 30 (28.30%) jQuery
4 27 (25.47%) XML
5 24 (22.64%) Web Services
6 18 (16.98%) LAMP
7 17 (16.04%) HTML5
8 15 (14.15%) Symfony
9 14 (13.21%) XHTML
10 13 (12.26%) Ajax
10 13 (12.26%) CSS3
11 12 (11.32%) RESTful
12 11 (10.38%) Laravel
13 9 (8.49%) JSON
13 9 (8.49%) CodeIgniter
13 9 (8.49%) SOAP
14 7 (6.60%) Yii
14 7 (6.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (5.66%) XSL
15 6 (5.66%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.89%) Telematics
3 2 (1.89%) Open Source
3 2 (1.89%) W3C
3 2 (1.89%) DTV
3 2 (1.89%) Replication
4 1 (0.94%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.47%) Linux
2 6 (5.66%) UNIX
3 2 (1.89%) Fedora
3 2 (1.89%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.19%) OO
2 25 (23.58%) MVC
3 24 (22.64%) OOP
4 16 (15.09%) E-Commerce
5 14 (13.21%) OO PHP
6 10 (9.43%) TDD
7 9 (8.49%) BDD
8 8 (7.55%) Web Development
8 8 (7.55%) Scrum
9 6 (5.66%) Project Management
10 4 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.77%) Time Management
11 3 (2.83%) Unit Testing
11 3 (2.83%) CRM
12 2 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (1.89%) Performance Testing
12 2 (1.89%) SEO
12 2 (1.89%) Programme Management
12 2 (1.89%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 106 (100.00%) PHP
2 51 (48.11%) JavaScript
3 24 (22.64%) PHP5
4 20 (18.87%) SQL
5 6 (5.66%) Python
5 6 (5.66%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.72%) Java
7 4 (3.77%) Ruby
8 2 (1.89%) C#
8 2 (1.89%) C++
8 2 (1.89%) PHP4
9 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.94%) Perl
9 1 (0.94%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.94%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (30.19%) Zend
2 10 (9.43%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.89%) Sony
3 2 (1.89%) SAP
3 2 (1.89%) Adobe
3 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.89%) Sencha
4 1 (0.94%) Facebook
4 1 (0.94%) Twitter
4 1 (0.94%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.94%) Google
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 9 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Citybase Apartments (Worldview Limited)
Rate: £30,000 - £40,000
Posted: 18 days ago