Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 186 205
Rank change year-on-year -13 +19 +14
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.078% 0.021% 0.051%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.053% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 5
East of England median daily rate £450 - £200
England median daily rate £375 £345 £325
% change year-on-year +8.70% +6.15% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate - £32.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -27.78% +12.50%

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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1985 1886 2265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.85% 39.34% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1107 1117 1313
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £288 £236 £250
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 130 172
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £15.86 £27.62 £21.03
90th Percentile £53.50 £53.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in the East of England

PHP 5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP 5 in the East of England

PHP 5
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 5 in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP 5 in the East of England

PHP 5
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP 5 in the East of England

PHP 5
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire - 3 £450 -
Suffolk - 1 £301 -
PHP 5
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 of England region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Symfony
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Laravel
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) LESS
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Doctrine
2 3 (75.00%) PHP 7
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch

PHP 5
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Laravel
1 4 (100.00%) Symfony
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Doctrine
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) LESS
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) PHP 7
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft