The median contractor rate for a PHP Developer was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leamington Spa during the 3 months to 23 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 Developer
Warwickshire / Leamington Spa
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leamington Spa 12.20% 12.20% 18.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.51% 12.20% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £200 £304 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.15% +38.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £300
% change year-on-year +12.00% +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 Leamington Spa. 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
Leamington Spa
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 37 41 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leamington Spa 90.24% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 8
Median daily rate £218 £325 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.07% +47.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £205 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 3
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.58% -41.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.95 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £19.20 £32.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leamington Spa

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leamington Spa that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Leamington Spa

PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leamington Spa

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Developer in Leamington Spa

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, PHP 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 Leamington Spa region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Symfony
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) nginx
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) PHPUnit
2 5 (62.50%) Sass
2 5 (62.50%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (62.50%) Vagrant
2 5 (62.50%) OO PHP
2 5 (62.50%) Ansible
2 5 (62.50%) Twig
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Degree

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leamington Spa 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 5 (62.50%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (62.50%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) PHPUnit
1 5 (62.50%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) Sass
2 5 (62.50%) Symfony
2 5 (62.50%) Twig
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) OO PHP
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Ansible