The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Brighton region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 21 14 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 5 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.47% 11.88% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 11.88% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £35.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-49.29% +43.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
139 160 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 96.53% 100.00% 93.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 85 133
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 17
Median hourly rate £43.50 £26.60 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.53% +6.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Brighton region that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Developer across the Brighton region.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, PHP Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (78.95%) MySQL
3 13 (68.42%) HTML
4 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 11 (57.89%) CSS
5 9 (47.37%) Moodle
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) Android
7 5 (26.32%) Android Development
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) Web Development
9 2 (10.53%) MVC
10 1 (5.26%) Laravel
10 1 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
10 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
10 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
10 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
10 1 (5.26%) REST
10 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
10 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (5.26%) HTML5
10 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
10 1 (5.26%) Migration
10 1 (5.26%) CMS
10 1 (5.26%) Scrum
10 1 (5.26%) e-Learning
10 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (5.26%) CakePHP

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 9 (47.37%) Moodle
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) MySQL
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) HTML
2 11 (57.89%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) CakePHP
3 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) Laravel
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Android Development
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Web Development
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Content Management
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL