The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs citing PHP5 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £315 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PHP5
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
423 467 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.62% 36.66% 26.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 311 98
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £244 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP5 across the Edinburgh region.

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

PHP5
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PHP5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP5.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) WordPress
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PHP5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) WordPress
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP