Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 139 144
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.13% 0.031%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.35% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
East Midlands median daily rate - £313 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.58% -
England median daily rate £375 £413 £325
% change year-on-year -9.09% +26.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,134 1,157 1,170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 41.16% 38.25% 36.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 755 768
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £299 £274 £263
90th Percentile £529 £534 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 21
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.78% +12.50% +128.57%
10th Percentile £16.03 £17.98 £14.13
90th Percentile £48.88 £63.00 £76.75
England median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.67% +2.74%

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