The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP 4 over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 4
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £263
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PHP 4
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
336 297 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.02% 30.34% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 208 135
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

PHP 4
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing PHP 4 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP 4 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PHP 4
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP 4 across the Cheshire region.

PHP 4 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire