The table below looks at the statistics for PEAR skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PEAR over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Extension and Application Repository (PEAR)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PEAR 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
424 425 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.08% 13.60% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 280 236
Median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 27
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.39 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% +2.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.54 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £45.42 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

PEAR
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing PEAR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

PEAR Jobs Demand Trend in the South West