Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for PHP 5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 5 over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 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 5
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 110 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - +97
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.20% 0.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Bristol median daily rate £320 £291 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.87% - -
South West median daily rate £320 £291 -
% change year-on-year +9.87% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £32.50 -

PHP 5 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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 797 656 657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 40.64% 37.72% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 466 529
Bristol median daily rate £375 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% -
10th Percentile £273 £263 £272
90th Percentile £488 £500 £488
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.03% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 15
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +5.56% -17.24%
10th Percentile £13.68 £25.74 £11.90
90th Percentile £53.65 £50.44 £60.10
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.46% +12.14%

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing PHP 5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in Bristol

PHP 5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PHP 5 in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP 5 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PHP 5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Laravel
2 3 (75.00%) React
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Loose Coupling
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Drupal
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) WordPress

PHP 5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Laravel
2 3 (75.00%) React
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Loose Coupling
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript