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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 27 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Contract jobs citing PHP 11 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.25% 11.24% 9.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.87% 23.26% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 14
Average daily rate
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£225 £175 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -40.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.46% +30.00%
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
124 86 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 47.88% 48.31% 60.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 41 79
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £162 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £380 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £28.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 25 (65.79%) HTML
1 25 (65.79%) CSS
2 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 22 (57.89%) MySQL
3 18 (47.37%) Linux
4 16 (42.11%) OOP
5 14 (36.84%) Apache
5 14 (36.84%) jQuery
6 13 (34.21%) LAMP
7 11 (28.95%) Web Development
8 10 (26.32%) Ajax
8 10 (26.32%) HTML5
8 10 (26.32%) CSS3
8 10 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (18.42%) SQL
10 6 (15.79%) Java
11 5 (13.16%) XML
11 5 (13.16%) JSON
11 5 (13.16%) Drupal
11 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
12 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (10.53%) Java EE
12 4 (10.53%) GlassFish
12 4 (10.53%) Subversion
12 4 (10.53%) Spring
12 4 (10.53%) Maven
12 4 (10.53%) Migration
12 4 (10.53%) Servlets
12 4 (10.53%) SOAP
12 4 (10.53%) Web Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 14 (36.84%) Apache
2 5 (13.16%) Drupal
3 4 (10.53%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Subversion
1 4 (10.53%) Maven
1 4 (10.53%) Ant
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) PHP Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Web Developer
4 10 (26.32%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (26.32%) Front-End Web Developer
5 7 (18.42%) LAMP Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Drupal Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Programmer
8 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Junior Web Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Junior
8 3 (7.89%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (7.89%) PHP Programmer
8 3 (7.89%) Junior Front-End Developer
8 3 (7.89%) PHP Zend Developer
8 3 (7.89%) UI Programmer
8 3 (7.89%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (7.89%) UI Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) HTML
1 25 (65.79%) CSS
2 14 (36.84%) jQuery
3 13 (34.21%) LAMP
4 10 (26.32%) Ajax
4 10 (26.32%) HTML5
4 10 (26.32%) CSS3
5 5 (13.16%) XML
5 5 (13.16%) JSON
6 4 (10.53%) Java EE
6 4 (10.53%) Spring
6 4 (10.53%) Servlets
6 4 (10.53%) SOAP
6 4 (10.53%) Web Services
6 4 (10.53%) EJB
7 3 (7.89%) XSLT
7 3 (7.89%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (2.63%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.89%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) OOP
2 11 (28.95%) Web Development
3 10 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.53%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) OO
6 3 (7.89%) Software Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.26%) CRM
8 1 (2.63%) MVC
8 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.63%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (18.42%) SQL
3 6 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) XPath
4 3 (7.89%) PHP5
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Zend
3 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Teradata
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