The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Brighton region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 10 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing PHP 26 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 13.98% 14.96% 7.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.21% 37.25% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 6
Average daily rate £263 £263 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £198 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £325 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £15.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -12.50%
Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
89 51 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 47.85% 40.16% 54.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 25 56
Average daily rate £290 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
PHP
East Sussex

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014, 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 47 (74.60%) JavaScript
2 42 (66.67%) HTML
2 42 (66.67%) CSS
3 34 (53.97%) MySQL
4 22 (34.92%) jQuery
4 22 (34.92%) LAMP
5 19 (30.16%) MVC
5 19 (30.16%) Drupal
6 15 (23.81%) OOP
7 11 (17.46%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (15.87%) Degree
8 10 (15.87%) CMS
8 10 (15.87%) SQL
9 8 (12.70%) XML
9 8 (12.70%) JSON
10 7 (11.11%) Web Development
10 7 (11.11%) HTML5
11 6 (9.52%) OO
11 6 (9.52%) Internet
12 5 (7.94%) Linux
12 5 (7.94%) Perl
12 5 (7.94%) CRM
12 5 (7.94%) Content Management
13 4 (6.35%) SugarCRM
13 4 (6.35%) Data Integration
13 4 (6.35%) Intranet
14 3 (4.76%) Marketing
14 3 (4.76%) Moodle
14 3 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
15 2 (3.17%) Vagrant

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 19 (30.16%) Drupal
2 10 (15.87%) CMS
3 4 (6.35%) SugarCRM
4 3 (4.76%) Moodle
5 2 (3.17%) Node.js
5 2 (3.17%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.59%) WordPress
6 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.59%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Internet
2 4 (6.35%) Intranet
3 1 (1.59%) SSH
3 1 (1.59%) IMAP
3 1 (1.59%) LAN
3 1 (1.59%) VoIP
3 1 (1.59%) WAN
3 1 (1.59%) DHCP
3 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (53.97%) MySQL
2 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) JIRA
1 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (96.83%) Developer
2 32 (50.79%) PHP Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Drupal Developer
4 12 (19.05%) Web Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Perl Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Perl Web Developer
8 3 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Joomla! Developer
9 2 (3.17%) PHP Joomla! Developer
9 2 (3.17%) LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.17%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Junior Web Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Server Analyst
10 1 (1.59%) Server Support Analyst
10 1 (1.59%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (66.67%) HTML
1 42 (66.67%) CSS
2 22 (34.92%) jQuery
2 22 (34.92%) LAMP
3 8 (12.70%) JSON
3 8 (12.70%) XML
4 7 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (3.17%) CSS3
6 1 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.59%) .NET
6 1 (1.59%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.35%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.59%) SUSE
3 1 (1.59%) Debian
3 1 (1.59%) Gentoo
3 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) MVC
2 15 (23.81%) OOP
3 7 (11.11%) Web Development
4 6 (9.52%) OO
5 5 (7.94%) CRM
5 5 (7.94%) Content Management
6 3 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.17%) OO PHP
7 2 (3.17%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.17%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (3.17%) Scrum
7 2 (3.17%) Web Design
8 1 (1.59%) Migration
8 1 (1.59%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.59%) ETL
8 1 (1.59%) Information Architecture
8 1 (1.59%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (74.60%) JavaScript
2 10 (15.87%) SQL
3 5 (7.94%) Perl
4 2 (3.17%) Objective-C
4 2 (3.17%) Ruby
4 2 (3.17%) PHP5
4 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.59%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.59%) C-shell
5 1 (1.59%) Korn
5 1 (1.59%) AWK
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) MCP
2 1 (1.59%) MCSE
2 1 (1.59%) MCSA
2 1 (1.59%) CCNA
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.59%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle
1 1 (1.59%) SAP
1 1 (1.59%) Cisco
1 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
1 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
1 1 (1.59%) Reuters
1 1 (1.59%) Bloomberg
1 1 (1.59%) CQG
1 1 (1.59%) Zend
1 1 (1.59%) Twitter
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