The table below looks at the statistics for PHP4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP4 over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 4
Rank - 381 362
Contract jobs citing PHP4 0 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.027% 0.020%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.068% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Average daily rate
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- £299 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8970 8785 8327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.74% 40.22% 42.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6686 6289 5960
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 81 106
Average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £37.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

PHP4
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP4 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP4 Jobs Demand Trend in London

PHP4
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP4 across the London region.

PHP4 Daily Rate Trend in London

PHP4
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP4 across the London region.

PHP4 Hourly Rate Trend in London

PHP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PHP4 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 PHP4.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) PHP5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Kohana
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Smarty
2 1 (50.00%) SmartFocus
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) YUI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO

PHP4
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PHP4 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 PHP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Kohana
2 1 (50.00%) Smarty
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) YUI
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SmartFocus
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Zend