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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank - 127 125
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.34% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £325 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £316 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
-2.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
PHP 5
UK

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
857 876 1143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 42.76% 30.74% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 500 664
Median daily rate £365 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £38.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.98% -6.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.79 £25.00 £34.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £43.20 £44.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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