The median contractor rate for a PHP Web Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford 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 Web Developer
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 38 43
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.31% 2.06% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 2.12% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £350 £375 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £375 £263
% change year-on-year -8.00% +42.85%  
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 Oxford. 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
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 314 283 331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 96.62% 97.25% 98.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 209 252
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £135 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -45.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.81 £8.80 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £22.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

PHP Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford that featured PHP Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Web Developer in Oxford

PHP Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Web Developer in Oxford

PHP Web Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, PHP Web 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 Oxford region featuring PHP Web Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

PHP Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL