Period
to 22 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for PHP 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 7 over the 6 months to 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PHP 7
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 100 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 7 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.26% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Birmingham median daily rate - £300 -
West Midlands median daily rate - £300 £250
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

PHP 7 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 448 574 467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.46% 37.59% 35.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 379 319
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £275 £283 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 5
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +9.33% +26.05%
West Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £29.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +35.59% -9.23% +31.31%

PHP 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing PHP 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 7 in Birmingham