Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a PHP Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 18 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 Developer
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 73 77
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 0 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.68% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.70% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 8
Essex median daily rate - £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.81% +23.53%
East of England median daily rate £375 £344 £300
% change year-on-year +9.09% +14.58% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £15.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -66.67% +221.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Contract vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 762 852 1176
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.95% 97.15% 96.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 502 667
Essex median daily rate £475 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £230 £213 £226
90th Percentile £600 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 154 159
Essex median hourly rate £31.03 £31.95 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.88% +6.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £11.94 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £42.84 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.25 £20.94
% change year-on-year -19.10% +6.28% +4.68%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Essex

PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Developer in Essex

PHP Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP Developer in Essex