Period
to 20 August 2017

The median contractor rate for a PHP MySQL Developer was £408 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 20 August 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 MySQL Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 102 105
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.23% 0.057% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.059% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Bristol median daily rate £408 £320 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.34% -28.89% +20.00%
South West median daily rate £400 £325 £450
% change year-on-year +23.08% -27.78% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Bristol. 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
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1631 1688 1696
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.77% 96.07% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1195 1253
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £250
90th Percentile £525 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 78 72
Bristol median hourly rate £31.00 £29.60 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +69.14% -
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.60 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.83 £45.08 £41.35
South West median hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +11.54% +44.44% +13.92%

PHP MySQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP MySQL Developer in Bristol

PHP MySQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP MySQL Developer in Bristol

PHP MySQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 2017, PHP MySQL 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 Bristol region featuring PHP MySQL Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) PhpStorm
2 3 (75.00%) GitLab
2 3 (75.00%) RAD
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) ES6
4 1 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) nginx
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) FFmpeg

PHP MySQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) GitLab
2 3 (75.00%) PhpStorm
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) FFmpeg
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (25.00%) OpenCV
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) RAD
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) ES6
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP