The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 19 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP 5
UK / Scotland
Rank - 124 119
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 0 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.68% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £375 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
758 884 1069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.50% 33.43% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 523 610
Median daily rate £365 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £493 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 11
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £22.50 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

PHP 5
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PHP 5 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland