The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 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 5 over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 590 627 510
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -117
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 36 24 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.046% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.12% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 70
Median daily rate £338 £290 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% -12.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £202 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
20173 20277 19322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 41.02% 38.47% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13974 13953 12605
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 423 480 385
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

PHP 5
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PHP 5 Daily Rate Trend in England

PHP 5
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

PHP 5 Daily Rate Histogram in England

PHP 5
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP 5 across the England region.

PHP 5 Hourly Rate Trend in England

PHP 5
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 5 within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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
London +7 19 £406 +9.79% 7
Yorkshire +16 6 £250 - 2
West Midlands - 5 £350 -
South East +17 2 £275 -5.17% 4
North West - 2 £264 - 6
East of England +13 1 - -
South West - 1 £300 - 2
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PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 England region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 48 (87.27%) CSS
3 45 (81.82%) HTML
4 43 (78.18%) JavaScript
5 32 (58.18%) MySQL
6 25 (45.45%) TDD
7 21 (38.18%) Symfony
8 20 (36.36%) Git (software)
8 20 (36.36%) HTML5
8 20 (36.36%) OOP
9 17 (30.91%) SQL
9 17 (30.91%) jQuery
10 16 (29.09%) Zend
10 16 (29.09%) CSS3
10 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (29.09%) MVC
11 15 (27.27%) OO
12 14 (25.45%) Ajax
13 13 (23.64%) Web Services
13 13 (23.64%) Linux
13 13 (23.64%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 10 (18.18%) PHPUnit
14 10 (18.18%) XML
14 10 (18.18%) Subversion
14 10 (18.18%) CMS
15 9 (16.36%) Web Development
15 9 (16.36%) BDD
15 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
15 9 (16.36%) WordPress
16 7 (12.73%) Refactoring

PHP 5
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 10 (18.18%) CMS
2 9 (16.36%) WordPress
3 7 (12.73%) Drupal
4 6 (10.91%) Apache
5 5 (9.09%) Confluence
6 1 (1.82%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Magento
2 1 (1.82%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.64%) GitHub
2 1 (1.82%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (58.18%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.45%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.82%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.18%) PHPUnit
2 10 (18.18%) Subversion
3 6 (10.91%) Jasmine
3 6 (10.91%) JIRA
3 6 (10.91%) Mercurial
4 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.27%) NetBeans
4 4 (7.27%) Zend Studio
5 3 (5.45%) PhpStorm
5 3 (5.45%) Travis CI
5 3 (5.45%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.82%) Hudson
6 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
2 2 (3.64%) Publishing
3 1 (1.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 54 (98.18%) Developer
2 47 (85.45%) PHP Developer
3 11 (20.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Symfony Developer
4 6 (10.91%) PHP Web Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) Drupal Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Web Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 2 (3.64%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (1.82%) LAMP Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Magento Developer
9 1 (1.82%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 1 (1.82%) PHP Zend Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (87.27%) CSS
2 45 (81.82%) HTML
3 21 (38.18%) Symfony
4 20 (36.36%) HTML5
5 17 (30.91%) jQuery
6 16 (29.09%) CSS3
7 14 (25.45%) Ajax
8 13 (23.64%) Web Services
9 10 (18.18%) XML
10 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
10 7 (12.73%) Node.js
10 7 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (10.91%) Behat
11 6 (10.91%) RequireJS
11 6 (10.91%) RESTful
11 6 (10.91%) XHTML
11 6 (10.91%) Zend Framework
12 5 (9.09%) LAMP
12 5 (9.09%) LESS
13 3 (5.45%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (7.27%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.64%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.64%) e-Learning
2 2 (3.64%) Learning Management System
2 2 (3.64%) W3C
3 1 (1.82%) FMCG
3 1 (1.82%) NHS
3 1 (1.82%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Android
2 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) TDD
2 20 (36.36%) OOP
3 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (29.09%) MVC
4 15 (27.27%) OO
5 13 (23.64%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 9 (16.36%) BDD
6 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
6 9 (16.36%) Web Development
7 7 (12.73%) Refactoring
8 6 (10.91%) B2B
8 6 (10.91%) B2C
8 6 (10.91%) Content Management
8 6 (10.91%) Kanban
8 6 (10.91%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (10.91%) Scrum
9 5 (9.09%) API Integration
9 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.27%) Open Source
11 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 43 (78.18%) JavaScript
3 17 (30.91%) SQL
4 4 (7.27%) PHP 4
5 3 (5.45%) PHP 7
6 2 (3.64%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.82%) Plesk
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Zend
2 1 (1.82%) Adobe
2 1 (1.82%) Facebook
2 1 (1.82%) Google
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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