The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - -
PHP 5
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
390 446 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.43% 27.58% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 253 292
Median daily rate £375 £356 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £44.88 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.50% -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

PHP 5
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

PHP 5 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Yii
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring

PHP 5
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle