The median contractor rate for a PHP MySQL Developer was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 540 583 568
Rank change year-on-year +43 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 40 48 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.093% 0.093% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.098% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 37 38
Median daily rate £313 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.79% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £237 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.16%  
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 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 40556 48928 48108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.58% 95.22% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26503 32317 29624
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1328 1396 1934
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.13 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

PHP MySQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured PHP MySQL Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 April 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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +21 12 £350 -6.66% 7
North West +29 7 £270 -3.13% 8
West Midlands +27 6 £300 -4.76% 4
Yorkshire +22 6 £338 +28.57% 5
South East +11 4 £450 +50.00% 4
East Midlands -5 3 £275 -21.42% 4
South West -6 2 - - 4
East of England +2 1 £450 +100.00% 2
PHP MySQL Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 70 (100.00%) PHP
1 70 (100.00%) MySQL
2 43 (61.43%) HTML
3 39 (55.71%) JavaScript
3 39 (55.71%) CSS
4 19 (27.14%) LAMP
5 14 (20.00%) Symfony
6 12 (17.14%) Drupal
7 11 (15.71%) WordPress
7 11 (15.71%) Laravel
7 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
8 9 (12.86%) Photoshop
9 8 (11.43%) Adobe
9 8 (11.43%) RESTful
9 8 (11.43%) jQuery
9 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (10.00%) DevOps
10 7 (10.00%) Zend
10 7 (10.00%) Linux
10 7 (10.00%) CMS
11 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
11 6 (8.57%) MVC
11 6 (8.57%) OOP
11 6 (8.57%) Apache
11 6 (8.57%) CRM
11 6 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
11 6 (8.57%) Web Development

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 12 (17.14%) Drupal
2 11 (15.71%) WordPress
3 7 (10.00%) CMS
4 6 (8.57%) Apache
5 5 (7.14%) Moodle
5 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Photoshop
2 8 (11.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (4.29%) OpenCart
3 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) AdWords
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.86%) Redis
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.43%) Power BI
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.57%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (7.14%) Hudson
3 5 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (7.14%) Vagrant
4 4 (5.71%) PHPUnit
5 3 (4.29%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.71%) Retail
2 3 (4.29%) Advertising
2 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Back Office
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (61.43%) HTML
2 39 (55.71%) CSS
3 19 (27.14%) LAMP
4 14 (20.00%) Symfony
5 11 (15.71%) Laravel
6 8 (11.43%) jQuery
6 8 (11.43%) RESTful
7 5 (7.14%) CSS3
7 5 (7.14%) HTML5
8 4 (5.71%) Ajax
8 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.29%) JSON
9 3 (4.29%) REST
9 3 (4.29%) Web Services
10 2 (2.86%) Angular 2
10 2 (2.86%) beanstalkd
10 2 (2.86%) XML
11 1 (1.43%) .NET
11 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.43%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.43%) NHS
2 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Android
2 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
3 7 (10.00%) DevOps
4 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
4 6 (8.57%) CRM
4 6 (8.57%) MVC
4 6 (8.57%) OOP
4 6 (8.57%) Web Development
5 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 5 (7.14%) OO PHP
5 5 (7.14%) TDD
6 4 (5.71%) OO
6 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.29%) SDLC
8 2 (2.86%) Analytics
8 2 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.86%) Feasibility Study
8 2 (2.86%) Front End Development
8 2 (2.86%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) PHP
2 39 (55.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.71%) SQL
4 3 (4.29%) PHP 5
5 2 (2.86%) PHP 7
6 1 (1.43%) C#
6 1 (1.43%) Java
6 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
1 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.57%) Puppet
2 5 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Adobe
2 7 (10.00%) Zend
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.71%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.86%) Google
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