The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 26 April 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield - 0.66% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £244 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +5.35% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 127 201 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 37.46% 44.27% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 162 67
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £700 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -67.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

PHP 5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP 5 in Sheffield