The median contractor rate for a Senior PHP Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior PHP Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - - 58
Contract jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 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 624 612 670
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.15% 95.03% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 382 414
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £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 19 22 24
Median hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.93% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Senior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior PHP Developer in Birmingham

Senior PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior PHP Developer in Birmingham

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior 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 Birmingham region featuring Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP