Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a PHP Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 22 July 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
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 28 33
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 +6
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.45% 1.01% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 1.06% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 22
Peterborough median daily rate - £225 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% -43.53%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £340 £225 £240
% change year-on-year +51.11% -6.25% -23.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - £19.00 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £19.00 -

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 202 189 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 90.99% 94.97% 96.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 100 133
Peterborough median daily rate £368 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% +3.85% +4.84%
10th Percentile £157 £104 £203
90th Percentile £475 £514 £523
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 52
Peterborough median hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +20.48% -7.78%
10th Percentile £10.31 £9.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £24.05 £36.07 £24.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.90 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -43.14% +84.21% -24.00%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

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 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) SilverStripe
1 1 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 1 (100.00%) 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 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) SilverStripe
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend