The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 June 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
South West / Devon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 37
Contract jobs citing PHP 0 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon - 4.09% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 8.18% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £250 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £16.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +196.87% -58.97%  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 153 110 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 45.67% 50.00% 44.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 61 59
Median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +65.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £13.00 £19.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £49.60 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing PHP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Devon

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Devon

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP in Devon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Devon