The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 27 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 604 582
Rank change year-on-year +24 -22  
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 21 19 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.038% 0.088%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.098% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 35
Median daily rate £450 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -12.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +50.00% -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

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 England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18111 19410 19329
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 41.88% 39.14% 38.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12445 13524 13140
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 425 389
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +1.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £16.00 £19.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in England

PHP 5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP 5 in England

PHP 5
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 5 in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP 5 in England

PHP 5
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP 5 in England

PHP 5
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +23 9 £450 +28.57% 5
North West - 6 £375 - 5
East of England - 6 £450 - 2
West Midlands +20 4 £275 -21.42%
South West +1 1 £313 +13.63% 3
London -2 1 £450 +25.87% 3
PHP 5
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 England region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 38 (100.00%) PHP
2 29 (76.32%) MySQL
3 28 (73.68%) Git (software)
4 27 (71.05%) HTML
5 26 (68.42%) CSS
6 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
7 23 (60.53%) RESTful
8 19 (50.00%) OOP
9 18 (47.37%) PHPUnit
9 18 (47.37%) AngularJS
10 17 (44.74%) MVC
10 17 (44.74%) jQuery
11 16 (42.11%) Laravel
12 15 (39.47%) OO PHP
12 15 (39.47%) Symfony
12 15 (39.47%) OO
13 14 (36.84%) GitHub
14 13 (34.21%) HTML5
14 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (34.21%) TDD
15 12 (31.58%) Subversion
16 11 (28.95%) Sass
17 10 (26.32%) Doctrine
17 10 (26.32%) CSS3
17 10 (26.32%) PHP 7
18 9 (23.68%) PHP 4
19 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
20 7 (18.42%) REST
20 7 (18.42%) LESS
20 7 (18.42%) Ajax

PHP 5
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) LiveCycle
2 2 (5.26%) WordPress
3 1 (2.63%) Drupal
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 14 (36.84%) GitHub
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.26%) AdWords
3 2 (5.26%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Intranet
1 2 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (76.32%) MySQL
2 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.26%) Redis
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (73.68%) Git (software)
2 18 (47.37%) PHPUnit
3 12 (31.58%) Subversion
4 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.63%) git-flow
General
1 4 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Developer
2 35 (92.11%) PHP Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Symfony Developer
4 9 (23.68%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 8 (21.05%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 4 (10.53%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (10.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (7.89%) HTML Developer
7 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Mobile Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) MongoDB Developer
8 2 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Linux Developer
9 1 (2.63%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) HTML
2 26 (68.42%) CSS
3 23 (60.53%) RESTful
4 18 (47.37%) AngularJS
5 17 (44.74%) jQuery
6 16 (42.11%) Laravel
7 15 (39.47%) Symfony
8 13 (34.21%) HTML5
9 11 (28.95%) Sass
10 10 (26.32%) CSS3
10 10 (26.32%) Doctrine
11 7 (18.42%) Ajax
11 7 (18.42%) LESS
11 7 (18.42%) REST
12 6 (15.79%) Web Services
13 4 (10.53%) SOAP
14 3 (7.89%) LAMP
15 2 (5.26%) .NET
15 2 (5.26%) beanstalkd
15 2 (5.26%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) OOP
2 17 (44.74%) MVC
3 15 (39.47%) OO
3 15 (39.47%) OO PHP
4 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (34.21%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.89%) BDD
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps
6 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.89%) Web Development
7 2 (5.26%) Analytics
7 2 (5.26%) DRM
7 2 (5.26%) Microservices
7 2 (5.26%) Mobile Development
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.26%) Time Management
8 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) PHP
2 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
3 10 (26.32%) PHP 7
4 9 (23.68%) PHP 4
5 4 (10.53%) SQL
6 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Adobe
1 2 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (2.63%) Zend
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