The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 4 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 PHP 4 over the 3 months to 5 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 4
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PHP 4
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 South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1072 1134 1209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.85% 37.13% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 691 748
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £289 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 64 66
Median hourly rate £42.25 £35.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.10 £44.55 £47.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

PHP 4
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing PHP 4 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP 4 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PHP 4
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP 4 across the South West region.

PHP 4 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PHP 4
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP 4 across the South West region.

PHP 4 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West