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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP 5
England / London
Rank 387 407 397
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 8 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.028% 0.056%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.093% 0.067% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £363 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.01 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8648 9006 9111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.43% 42.10% 42.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6447 6677 6759
Median daily rate £475 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 65 48
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.45 £19.45 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

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 19 February 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 24 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 21 (87.50%) CSS
3 16 (66.67%) HTML
4 15 (62.50%) jQuery
5 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (58.33%) HTML5
6 12 (50.00%) OOP
7 11 (45.83%) Symfony
8 10 (41.67%) TDD
8 10 (41.67%) Web Development
8 10 (41.67%) CSS3
9 9 (37.50%) PHPUnit
9 9 (37.50%) RESTful
9 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
9 9 (37.50%) Web Services
9 9 (37.50%) MySQL
10 8 (33.33%) Zend
10 8 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 7 (29.17%) BDD
11 7 (29.17%) Kanban
11 7 (29.17%) CMS
12 6 (25.00%) B2B
12 6 (25.00%) B2C
12 6 (25.00%) Apache
12 6 (25.00%) Zend Framework
12 6 (25.00%) Drupal
12 6 (25.00%) JSON
12 6 (25.00%) Refactoring

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 7 (29.17%) CMS
2 6 (25.00%) Apache
2 6 (25.00%) Drupal
3 2 (8.33%) WordPress
4 1 (4.17%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) GitHub
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 9 (37.50%) PHPUnit
2 6 (25.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.17%) git-flow
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.17%) Back Office
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Law
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) PHP Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (20.83%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 2 (8.33%) PHP Zend Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Symfony Developer
7 2 (8.33%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Linux Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) CSS
2 16 (66.67%) HTML
3 15 (62.50%) jQuery
4 14 (58.33%) HTML5
5 11 (45.83%) Symfony
6 10 (41.67%) CSS3
7 9 (37.50%) RESTful
7 9 (37.50%) Web Services
8 6 (25.00%) Behat
8 6 (25.00%) JSON
8 6 (25.00%) RequireJS
8 6 (25.00%) Zend Framework
9 4 (16.67%) Ajax
9 4 (16.67%) Node.js
10 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 3 (12.50%) Doctrine
10 3 (12.50%) Laravel
10 3 (12.50%) REST
10 3 (12.50%) Sass
11 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (4.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) CentOS
2 1 (4.17%) FreeBSD
2 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) OOP
3 10 (41.67%) TDD
3 10 (41.67%) Web Development
4 8 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 8 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (29.17%) BDD
5 7 (29.17%) Kanban
6 6 (25.00%) B2B
6 6 (25.00%) B2C
6 6 (25.00%) Refactoring
7 5 (20.83%) SOA
8 4 (16.67%) OO
9 3 (12.50%) Scrum
10 2 (8.33%) MVC
10 2 (8.33%) OO PHP
10 2 (8.33%) Open Source
11 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
11 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) PHP 4
4 2 (8.33%) PHP 7
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
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