The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills 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 over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 27 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing PHP 9 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.33% 13.53% 17.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.28% 29.11% 36.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 11
Average daily rate
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£235 £278 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.31% +32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £198 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £299 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.71% +55.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
97 79 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 46.63% 46.47% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 48 31
Average daily rate £300 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £198 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £350 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

PHP Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP.

1 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) LAMP
2 6 (35.29%) MySQL
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (23.53%) PHP5
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) CSS3
5 3 (17.65%) OOP
5 3 (17.65%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) XSLT
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) XPath
6 2 (11.76%) Moodle
6 2 (11.76%) WordPress
6 2 (11.76%) Magento
6 2 (11.76%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) CMS
6 2 (11.76%) E-Learning
6 2 (11.76%) Zend
7 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) User Experience
7 1 (5.88%) Doctrine
7 1 (5.88%) VLE

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) WordPress
1 2 (11.76%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) PHP Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Magento Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Magento Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Moodle Developer
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) LAMP
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) CodeIgniter
5 3 (17.65%) CSS3
5 3 (17.65%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) XSLT
6 1 (5.88%) Doctrine
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) E-Learning
2 1 (5.88%) VLE
2 1 (5.88%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) OOP
1 3 (17.65%) Web Development
2 2 (11.76%) OO
2 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) PHP5
3 3 (17.65%) XPath
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Zend
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