The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank - - 62
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
414 281 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.72% 37.27% 39.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 197 169
Average daily rate £320 £313 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £32.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP 5 across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP 5 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PHP 5
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

PHP 5 Daily Rate Trend in the North East