The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP 5
London / City of London
Rank 147 - 184
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% - 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.071% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £525 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1403 1448 2322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 48.10% 45.15% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1176 1212 1912
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP 5 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PHP 5
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP 5 across the City of London region.

PHP 5 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PHP 5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Doctrine
2 1 (50.00%) PHP-FPM
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) LiveCycle
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

PHP 5
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) LiveCycle
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Doctrine
2 1 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) PHP-FPM
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) DRM
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 3 days ago