The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 13 8 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +24
Contract jobs citing PHP 15 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 9.87% 17.95% 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.29% 24.56% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 5
Median daily rate £350 £338 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £35.00 £22.35
% change year-on-year
-10.14% +56.59%

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
82 114 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 53.95% 73.08% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 56 66
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for PHP.

1 36 (81.82%) HTML
2 29 (65.91%) CSS
3 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 26 (59.09%) MySQL
4 13 (29.55%) Moodle
5 12 (27.27%) Drupal
5 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.45%) SQL
7 8 (18.18%) Web Development
7 8 (18.18%) HTML5
8 6 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (11.36%) Android Development
9 5 (11.36%) Android
9 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
10 4 (9.09%) Migration
10 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.09%) Front End Development
11 3 (6.82%) Customer Engagement
11 3 (6.82%) React
11 3 (6.82%) Content Management
11 3 (6.82%) Spring
11 3 (6.82%) Maven
11 3 (6.82%) MVC
11 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
11 3 (6.82%) CMS
11 3 (6.82%) Apache
11 3 (6.82%) Intranet
11 3 (6.82%) Internet
11 3 (6.82%) UML

PHP
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 13 (29.55%) Moodle
2 12 (27.27%) Drupal
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) CMS
4 2 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
1 1 (2.27%) OpenCart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
1 3 (6.82%) Intranet
2 2 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (59.09%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Maven
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 21 (47.73%) PHP Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Moodle Developer
3 10 (22.73%) MySQL Developer
3 10 (22.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Drupal Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Android Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Applications Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Chief Technology Officer
8 2 (4.55%) HTML Developer
8 2 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (81.82%) HTML
2 29 (65.91%) CSS
3 8 (18.18%) HTML5
4 6 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.82%) J2EE
6 3 (6.82%) React
6 3 (6.82%) Spring
6 3 (6.82%) Web Services
6 3 (6.82%) XML
7 2 (4.55%) CakePHP
7 2 (4.55%) jQuery
7 2 (4.55%) LAMP
7 2 (4.55%) Laravel
7 2 (4.55%) REST
7 2 (4.55%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (2.27%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (2.27%) JSON
8 1 (2.27%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.27%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.18%) Web Development
3 5 (11.36%) Android Development
4 4 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 4 (9.09%) Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Content Management
5 3 (6.82%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (6.82%) MVC
5 3 (6.82%) UML
5 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (2.27%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.27%) ITIL
7 1 (2.27%) Kanban
7 1 (2.27%) OO
7 1 (2.27%) OOP
7 1 (2.27%) Service Management
7 1 (2.27%) TDD
7 1 (2.27%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 9 (20.45%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Progress