The median contractor rate for a PHP Web Developer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 27 June 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 42 61
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19  
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.66% 0.56% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.58% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £340 £288 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.26% +43.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £375 £256
% change year-on-year -8.00% +46.34%  
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 Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 283 345 441
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 94.02% 96.37% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 202 312
Median daily rate £340 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.57% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £225 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 23 39
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

PHP Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Web Developer in Cambridge

PHP Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Web Developer in Cambridge

PHP Web Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Cambridge region featuring PHP Web Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (100.00%) Service Design

PHP Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Service Design
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle