Period
to 20 August 2017

The median contractor rate for a PHP Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 20 August 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 46 52
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 +8
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 1 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.22% 1.23% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 1.28% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 16
Southampton median daily rate £363 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £356 £264 £263
90th Percentile £369 £340 £394
Hampshire median daily rate £319 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £30.75

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 437 469 695
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.26% 96.50% 97.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 329 495
Southampton median daily rate £375 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £157 £206 £261
90th Percentile £575 £488 £541
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 57
Southampton median hourly rate £15.13 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.38% +4.00% -48.72%
10th Percentile £11.49 £11.00 £10.55
90th Percentile £26.84 £18.50 £33.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £24.07 £25.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -3.72% +43.88% -25.67%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Southampton

PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Developer in Southampton

PHP Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP Developer in Southampton

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Southampton region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Post-Production

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP