The median contractor rate for a PHP Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 28 April 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
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 43
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.30% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.32% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -39.39% +53.48%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 305 316 371
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.21% 95.76% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 235 255
Median daily rate £425 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 30
Median hourly rate £14.50 £46.07 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.52% +15.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Bedfordshire

PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Developer in Bedfordshire

PHP Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP Developer in Bedfordshire