The median contractor rate for a PHP Web Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 29 March 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 Web Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 59
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.31% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £274
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £338 £300
% change year-on-year -25.92% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.17 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 601 648 709
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.31% 95.15% 93.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 407 453
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 25
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

PHP Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Web Developer in Birmingham

PHP Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Web Developer in Birmingham

PHP Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP Web Developer in Birmingham