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 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
Rank 6 35 5
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -30
Contract jobs citing PHP 28 8 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 18.18% 3.11% 17.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.72% 7.27% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 13
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 £286 £233 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £346 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £30.20 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.72% +43.80%
PHP
East Sussex

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
101 110 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 65.58% 42.80% 50.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 65 44
Average daily rate £350 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £450 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 February 2016, 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 56 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 56 (87.50%) CSS
2 54 (84.38%) HTML
3 48 (75.00%) jQuery
4 36 (56.25%) MySQL
5 25 (39.06%) HTML5
6 23 (35.94%) Moodle
7 18 (28.13%) Git (software)
8 17 (26.56%) Photoshop
9 16 (25.00%) CSS3
10 15 (23.44%) Front End Development
11 14 (21.88%) Web Development
12 11 (17.19%) Magento
12 11 (17.19%) LAMP
12 11 (17.19%) Sass
13 9 (14.06%) GitHub
13 9 (14.06%) Marketing
14 8 (12.50%) Ajax
14 8 (12.50%) nginx
14 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
14 8 (12.50%) gulp
14 8 (12.50%) ES6
14 8 (12.50%) Grunt
14 8 (12.50%) Bower
15 7 (10.94%) OOCSS
15 7 (10.94%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
15 7 (10.94%) Drupal
15 7 (10.94%) Zend
16 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (9.38%) OO

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (35.94%) Moodle
2 8 (12.50%) nginx
3 7 (10.94%) Drupal
4 5 (7.81%) CMS
5 4 (6.25%) WordPress
6 3 (4.69%) Node.js
7 2 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.56%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Magento
2 4 (6.25%) BigMachines
2 4 (6.25%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) GitHub
2 4 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (56.25%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) Big Data
2 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.50%) Bower
2 8 (12.50%) Grunt
2 8 (12.50%) gulp
3 4 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (6.25%) PhpStorm
4 2 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) JIRA Agile
General
1 9 (14.06%) Marketing
2 1 (1.56%) Games
2 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (100.00%) Developer
2 39 (60.94%) PHP Developer
3 23 (35.94%) Moodle Developer
4 17 (26.56%) HTML CSS Developer
4 17 (26.56%) HTML Developer
4 17 (26.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (21.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (17.19%) Web Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Magento Developer
8 5 (7.81%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (4.69%) PHP Magento Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (3.13%) PHP Programmer
10 2 (3.13%) Programmer
10 2 (3.13%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Lead Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Senior PHP Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Senior Programmer
11 1 (1.56%) SQL Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (87.50%) CSS
2 54 (84.38%) HTML
3 48 (75.00%) jQuery
4 25 (39.06%) HTML5
5 16 (25.00%) CSS3
6 11 (17.19%) LAMP
6 11 (17.19%) Sass
7 8 (12.50%) Ajax
8 7 (10.94%) OOCSS
9 5 (7.81%) XML
10 4 (6.25%) Mason
10 4 (6.25%) Middleware
10 4 (6.25%) SOAP
10 4 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (6.25%) Visualforce
10 4 (6.25%) Web Services
10 4 (6.25%) Zend Framework
11 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.56%) RESTful
11 1 (1.56%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.56%) FMCG
1 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Front End Development
2 14 (21.88%) Web Development
3 7 (10.94%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.38%) OO
4 6 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.25%) CRM
6 4 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.56%) Analytics
8 1 (1.56%) API Integration
8 1 (1.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.56%) MVC
8 1 (1.56%) OO PHP
8 1 (1.56%) OOP
8 1 (1.56%) Scrum
8 1 (1.56%) TDD
8 1 (1.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 56 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (12.50%) ES6
2 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.81%) Java
4 4 (6.25%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.56%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Zend
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (6.25%) Siebel
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago