The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP 4 over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 4
Rank 622 622 612
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.010% 0.005% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Median daily rate £275 £210 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PHP 4
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20344 20270 19472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 41.08% 38.50% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14099 13953 12773
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 478 389
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.34 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

PHP 4
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

PHP 4
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PHP 4 Daily Rate Trend in England

PHP 4
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP 4 across the England region.

PHP 4 Hourly Rate Trend in England

PHP 4
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 4 within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 2 £275 -
PHP 4
UK

PHP 4
Top 28 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PHP 4 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 England region with a requirement for PHP 4.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) PHP 5
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) PHP 7
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Payment Gateway

PHP 4
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (33.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
1 1 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) PHP 5
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP 7