Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PHP 4 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 4 over the 6 months to 25 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 4
England > South East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 375 372 401
Rank change year-on-year -3 +29 -23
Contract jobs citing PHP 4 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.006% 0.012% 0.021%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.017% 0.034% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
South East median daily rate £300 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +101.55%
England median daily rate £300 £275 £325
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

PHP 4 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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5882 5842 6737
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.22% 35.18% 34.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3639 3565 4178
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 215 255
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.46 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +21.95%

PHP 4
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PHP 4 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 4 in the South East

PHP 4
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PHP 4 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP 4 in the South East

PHP 4
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 4 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP 4 in the South East

PHP 4
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 4 within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 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
Surrey -15 1 £300 +9.09%
PHP 4
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PHP 4 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 South East region with a requirement for PHP 4.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 7

PHP 4
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 7