Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 January 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 146 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +134
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.032% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.084% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
East Midlands median daily rate £313 - -
England median daily rate £320 £340 £300
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,111 1,184 1,070
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 37.28% 38.05% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 746 650
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £263 £243 £249
90th Percentile £538 £529 £488
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 13 27
East Midlands median hourly rate £39.25 £32.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.77% +75.68% -27.45%
10th Percentile £12.50 £15.85 £13.00
90th Percentile £58.56 £42.50 £42.85
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in the East Midlands

PHP 5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP 5 in the East Midlands

PHP 5
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 5 in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP 5 in the East Midlands

PHP 5
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 5 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire - 3 £313 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £320 -
PHP 5
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Symfony
1 4 (100.00%) Zend
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
1 4 (100.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

PHP 5
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Zend Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Symfony
1 4 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Zend