The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 420 401 404
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 12 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 32 18
Median daily rate £300 £370 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £250 £338
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - -
PHP 5
England

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
9707 10013 9691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.83% 42.38% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7301 7329 6957
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 91 65
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.85 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.73% -23.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £16.47 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

PHP 5
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PHP 5 Daily Rate Trend in London

PHP 5
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

PHP 5 Daily Rate Histogram in London

PHP 5
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

PHP 5 Hourly Rate Trend in London

PHP 5
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
City of London +39 1 £300 -18.91% 3
PHP 5
England

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (85.71%) CSS
3 16 (76.19%) HTML
3 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
4 14 (66.67%) TDD
4 14 (66.67%) Symfony
5 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
6 10 (47.62%) jQuery
6 10 (47.62%) HTML5
7 9 (42.86%) OO
7 9 (42.86%) MySQL
8 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (33.33%) CSS3
8 7 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 6 (28.57%) Subversion
10 5 (23.81%) Pair Programming
10 5 (23.81%) Web Development
10 5 (23.81%) Drupal
11 4 (19.05%) Zend
11 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
11 4 (19.05%) Refactoring
11 4 (19.05%) OOP
11 4 (19.05%) W3C
11 4 (19.05%) SQL
11 4 (19.05%) Hudson
11 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
12 3 (14.29%) Docker
12 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (14.29%) ZeroMQ
12 3 (14.29%) BDD

PHP 5
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (23.81%) Drupal
2 2 (9.52%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
1 1 (4.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (28.57%) Subversion
3 4 (19.05%) Hudson
3 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (14.29%) Jasmine
4 3 (14.29%) PHPUnit
4 3 (14.29%) Travis CI
5 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.52%) Mocha
6 1 (4.76%) Grunt
6 1 (4.76%) gulp
6 1 (4.76%) JIRA
6 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) PHP Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (19.05%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Symfony Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.76%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) CSS
2 16 (76.19%) HTML
3 14 (66.67%) Symfony
4 10 (47.62%) HTML5
4 10 (47.62%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) CSS3
6 3 (14.29%) Sass
6 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (14.29%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (9.52%) Ajax
7 2 (9.52%) LAMP
7 2 (9.52%) Laravel
7 2 (9.52%) Node.js
7 2 (9.52%) Silex
7 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 2 (9.52%) XSLT
8 1 (4.76%) Doctrine
8 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (4.76%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) W3C
2 2 (9.52%) Video on Demand
3 1 (4.76%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.76%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) TDD
2 9 (42.86%) OO
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 5 (23.81%) Pair Programming
4 5 (23.81%) Web Development
5 4 (19.05%) OOP
5 4 (19.05%) Refactoring
5 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 3 (14.29%) BDD
6 3 (14.29%) MVC
6 3 (14.29%) Workflow
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) Open Source
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (4.76%) Logistics
8 1 (4.76%) Project Management
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) PHP 4
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) XQuery
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Zend
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Facebook
2 1 (4.76%) Google
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