Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a PHP MySQL Developer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 743 791 758
Rank change year-on-year +48 -33 -68
Contract jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 71 81 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.081% 0.080% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.084% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 64 88
England median daily rate £300 £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +0.80% +7.76%
10th Percentile £213 £216 £210
90th Percentile £450 £434 £400
UK median daily rate £300 £315 £313
% change year-on-year -4.76% +0.80% +7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83057 96562 97205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.84% 95.12% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 54176 63609 61240
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £259 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £427 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.47% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2655 2846 3810
England median hourly rate £18.46 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.84% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.94 £44.45
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

PHP MySQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP MySQL Developer in England

PHP MySQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP MySQL Developer in England

PHP MySQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP MySQL Developer in England over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP MySQL Developer in England

PHP MySQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP MySQL Developer in England

PHP MySQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP MySQL Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +64 23 £288 +12.20% 12
London +42 18 £350 -6.67% 10
South East +27 15 £450 +56.52% 8
Yorkshire +38 13 £288 +15.00% 6
Midlands +24 11 £300 -9.77% 3
North West +27 10 £281 +2.27% 6
West Midlands +36 8 £325 +3.17% 1
South West -1 4 £256 -21.15% 2
East Midlands -6 3 £275 -21.43% 2
East of England -5 2 £450 +84.62% 2
PHP MySQL Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 England region featuring PHP MySQL Developer in the job title.

1 71 (100.00%) PHP
1 71 (100.00%) MySQL
2 49 (69.01%) HTML
3 47 (66.20%) JavaScript
4 45 (63.38%) CSS
5 19 (26.76%) Symfony
6 18 (25.35%) LAMP
7 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (23.94%) Laravel
8 15 (21.13%) Drupal
9 14 (19.72%) Git (software)
10 12 (16.90%) jQuery
11 10 (14.08%) HTML5
11 10 (14.08%) RESTful
11 10 (14.08%) WordPress
12 9 (12.68%) CSS3
12 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
13 8 (11.27%) Web Development
13 8 (11.27%) CMS
14 7 (9.86%) MVC
14 7 (9.86%) Photoshop
14 7 (9.86%) Linux
14 7 (9.86%) OOP
14 7 (9.86%) OO
14 7 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
14 7 (9.86%) Zend
15 6 (8.45%) Moodle
15 6 (8.45%) MariaDB
15 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
15 6 (8.45%) Puppet

PHP MySQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 15 (21.13%) Drupal
2 10 (14.08%) WordPress
3 8 (11.27%) CMS
4 6 (8.45%) Moodle
5 5 (7.04%) Apache
5 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.41%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (4.23%) OpenCart
3 1 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) GitHub
2 2 (2.82%) AdWords
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (100.00%) MySQL
2 6 (8.45%) MariaDB
3 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.82%) Redis
5 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.41%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (7.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (7.04%) Hudson
3 5 (7.04%) PHPUnit
3 5 (7.04%) Vagrant
4 4 (5.63%) Subversion
5 1 (1.41%) gulp
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (5.63%) Marketing
2 3 (4.23%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (69.01%) HTML
2 45 (63.38%) CSS
3 19 (26.76%) Symfony
4 18 (25.35%) LAMP
5 17 (23.94%) Laravel
6 12 (16.90%) jQuery
7 10 (14.08%) HTML5
7 10 (14.08%) RESTful
8 9 (12.68%) CSS3
9 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
9 5 (7.04%) CodeIgniter
10 4 (5.63%) REST
10 4 (5.63%) Sass
11 3 (4.23%) Ajax
11 3 (4.23%) JSON
11 3 (4.23%) Web Services
12 2 (2.82%) Angular 2
12 2 (2.82%) beanstalkd
12 2 (2.82%) Doctrine
12 2 (2.82%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Debian
2 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
3 8 (11.27%) Web Development
4 7 (9.86%) MVC
4 7 (9.86%) OO
4 7 (9.86%) OOP
5 6 (8.45%) CRM
5 6 (8.45%) DevOps
6 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.04%) TDD
7 4 (5.63%) Front End Development
7 4 (5.63%) Migration
7 4 (5.63%) OO PHP
7 4 (5.63%) Project Management
7 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.23%) SDLC
8 3 (4.23%) SOLID
8 3 (4.23%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (4.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) PHP
2 47 (66.20%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.63%) PHP 5
4 3 (4.23%) SQL
5 2 (2.82%) PHP 7
5 2 (2.82%) Ruby
6 1 (1.41%) ES6
6 1 (1.41%) Java
6 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.45%) Ansible
2 6 (8.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Zend
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.04%) Adobe
3 5 (7.04%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.63%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.82%) Google
Brighton, East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
KEYRESOURCE
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London Bridge
Digital Marmalade
Rate: £27,500 - £37,500 depending on experience
Posted: 27 days ago