The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 12 35 13
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 18 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 11.69% 3.11% 10.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.69% 3.25% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 11
Average daily rate £313 £294 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £233 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £346 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £24.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.65%
PHP Developer
East Sussex

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
154 246 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 100.00% 95.72% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 135 96
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 6
Average hourly rate £39.50 £31.15 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.80% +107.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (94.87%) JavaScript
2 37 (94.87%) CSS
3 35 (89.74%) HTML
4 31 (79.49%) MySQL
4 31 (79.49%) jQuery
5 23 (58.97%) Moodle
6 7 (17.95%) HTML5
6 7 (17.95%) LAMP
7 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
9 4 (10.26%) CSS3
9 4 (10.26%) Marketing
9 4 (10.26%) Web Development
9 4 (10.26%) Ajax
9 4 (10.26%) Magento
10 3 (7.69%) WordPress
10 3 (7.69%) Java
11 2 (5.13%) BigMachines
11 2 (5.13%) Front End Development
11 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (5.13%) Sass
11 2 (5.13%) SaaS
11 2 (5.13%) Node.js
11 2 (5.13%) Eloqua
11 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (5.13%) Oracle
11 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
11 2 (5.13%) OO
11 2 (5.13%) Apache

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (58.97%) Moodle
2 3 (7.69%) WordPress
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) Drupal
3 2 (5.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Magento
2 2 (5.13%) BigMachines
2 2 (5.13%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (79.49%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA Agile
General
1 4 (10.26%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (94.87%) CSS
2 35 (89.74%) HTML
3 31 (79.49%) jQuery
4 7 (17.95%) HTML5
4 7 (17.95%) LAMP
5 4 (10.26%) Ajax
5 4 (10.26%) CSS3
6 2 (5.13%) Mason
6 2 (5.13%) Sass
6 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.13%) Visualforce
7 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.56%) CakePHP
7 1 (2.56%) JSON
7 1 (2.56%) Laravel
7 1 (2.56%) LESS
7 1 (2.56%) RESTful
7 1 (2.56%) Symfony
7 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) FMCG
1 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (10.26%) Web Development
3 2 (5.13%) CRM
3 2 (5.13%) Front End Development
3 2 (5.13%) OO
3 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (2.56%) API Integration
4 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.56%) OO PHP
4 1 (2.56%) OOP
4 1 (2.56%) Scrum
4 1 (2.56%) TDD
4 1 (2.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (94.87%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.56%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle
1 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (5.13%) Siebel
1 2 (5.13%) Zend