Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 129 146
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 0 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.28% 0.030%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.88% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
East Midlands median daily rate - £294 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.62% +36.84%
England median daily rate £438 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.01 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year -47.68% - -

PHP 5 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1284 1020 1233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 40.53% 31.60% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 816 660 776
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +4.48% +4.69%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £213
90th Percentile £503 £488 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 25
East Midlands median hourly rate £47.00 £39.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.51% +56.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £21.05 £13.25 £11.85
90th Percentile £64.50 £76.75 £39.80
England median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -

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