Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a PHP Web Developer was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 22 November 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 108 103
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 -4
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.15% 0.059% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.062% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Bristol median daily rate £313 £283 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.62% +2.73% -31.25%
10th Percentile £279 £279 £263
90th Percentile £406 £286 £288
South West median daily rate £300 £283 £275
% change year-on-year +6.19% +2.73% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1871 1615 1632
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 94.94% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1282 1144 1202
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £235
90th Percentile £525 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 80 82
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +48.48% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.03 £47.50 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +50.00%

PHP Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Web Developer in Bristol

PHP Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Web Developer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, PHP Web 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 Web Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) ES6
2 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) FFmpeg
2 2 (66.67%) OpenCV
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Debian

PHP Web 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) GitLab
3 1 (33.33%) PhpStorm
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) FFmpeg
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (66.67%) OpenCV
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) ES6
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet