Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a PHP Developer was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PHP Developer
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 30 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 -16
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 0.58% 1.92% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 2.07% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Bath median daily rate £320 £269 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.07% +7.50% -28.57%
Somerset median daily rate £320 £269 £250
% change year-on-year +19.07% +7.50% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bath
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 167 193 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 96.53% 92.79% 97.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 122 88
Bath median daily rate £363 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -10.34% +13.28%
10th Percentile £202 £194 £213
90th Percentile £525 £438 £444
Somerset median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 12
Bath median hourly rate £23.64 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.26% - +17.86%
10th Percentile £16.28 £10.60 £10.00
90th Percentile £32.94 £33.10 £29.95
Somerset median hourly rate £46.25 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year +25.85% -0.68% +72.09%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Bath

PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PHP Developer in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Developer in Bath

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, PHP 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 across the Bath region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP