The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 23 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
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 23 29
Contract jobs citing PHP 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter - 4.20% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 8.57% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £168 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -46.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £16.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +196.87% -58.97%  

PHP 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 Exeter with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 84 70 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 47.19% 48.95% 43.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 38 41
Median daily rate £395 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £295 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.41%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Exeter

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Exeter

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Exeter