The median contractor rate for a PHP Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 24 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 Developer
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 18 24
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.06% 0.98% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.01% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -39.39% +53.48%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 87 99 140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 92.55% 97.06% 98.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 46 79
Median daily rate £300 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £88 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 27
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +55.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £37.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Peterborough

PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Developer in Peterborough

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Peterborough region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) SilverStripe
2 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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%) SilverStripe
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend