Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 17 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 245 270
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.015% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.029% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
City of London median daily rate - £338 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.78% +2.78%
Central London median daily rate - £351 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.07% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3735 3410 4325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 52.47% 50.69% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3102 2870 3631
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £650 £663
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 20
City of London median hourly rate £22.99 £27.50 £26.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.39% +5.42% +30.43%
10th Percentile £15.12 £16.06 £15.69
90th Percentile £39.10 £55.19 £43.29
Central London median hourly rate £24.49 £27.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year -10.96% +5.42% +30.43%

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PHP 5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in the City of London

PHP 5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP 5 in the City of London