The median contractor rate for a PHP MySQL Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 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 MySQL Developer
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 408 418 403
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 8 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.039% 0.060% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.063% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 20
Median daily rate £325 £388 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.12% +4.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £325 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £439 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £256 £300
% change year-on-year +41.46% -14.58%  
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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19665 20680 22203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.26% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14033 15001 15472
Median daily rate £500 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +3.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 230 384
Median hourly rate £19.82 £18.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.11% -3.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.57 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

PHP MySQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP MySQL Developer in London

PHP MySQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP MySQL Developer in London

PHP MySQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP MySQL Developer in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP MySQL Developer in London

PHP MySQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP MySQL Developer in London

PHP MySQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Greenwich - 1 £170 -
PHP MySQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 London region featuring PHP MySQL Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) PHP
1 15 (100.00%) MySQL
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (66.67%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) Drupal
6 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (40.00%) Ansible
6 6 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (40.00%) DevOps
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) CMS
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 5 (33.33%) CRM
7 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 5 (33.33%) Vagrant
7 5 (33.33%) Puppet
7 5 (33.33%) Hudson
7 5 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (26.67%) Atlassian
8 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (20.00%) Zend
10 2 (13.33%) Symfony
10 2 (13.33%) TDD

PHP MySQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (46.67%) Drupal
2 6 (40.00%) CMS
3 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (33.33%) Hudson
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) Angular 2
4 2 (13.33%) Symfony
5 1 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) Laravel
5 1 (6.67%) React
5 1 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) DevOps
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) API Development
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) B2B
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Ansible
1 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (26.67%) Atlassian
3 3 (20.00%) Zend