The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank - - 105
Contract jobs citing PHP5 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
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 Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
985 1107 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.76% 40.27% 36.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 593 413
Average daily rate £360 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 16
Average hourly rate £34.80 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PHP5
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP5 across the Scotland region.

PHP5 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

PHP5
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP5 across the Scotland region.

PHP5 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

PHP5
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) WordPress
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) WordPress
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP