The median contractor rate for a PHP Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 25 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 93 89
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 3 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.23% 0.59% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.61% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Median daily rate £375 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1215 1303 1344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 93.25% 96.30% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 854 728
Median daily rate £435 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £211 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 92 64
Median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.77% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Surrey

PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Developer in Surrey

PHP Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP Developer in Surrey

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Symfony
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) ES6
4 1 (25.00%) Babel
4 1 (25.00%) Redux

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Babel
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Redux
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) ES6
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Epsom, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago