Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 128
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - - 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Edinburgh median daily rate - - £375
Scotland median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,032 734 867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.42% 41.49% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 471 507
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +1.97%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £550
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +10.71% -4.11% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £52.00 £32.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.62% +60.37% -18.94%
10th Percentile £20.06 £43.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £36.50 £52.17 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.16% +14.67% +38.89%

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PHP 5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in Edinburgh

PHP 5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP 5 in Edinburgh