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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 9 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing PHP 33 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 17.74% 10.33% 12.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 21.88% 25.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 11
Median daily rate £325 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £328 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -18.03%
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
132 128 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 70.97% 47.23% 50.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 88 59
Median daily rate £413 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £18.68 £16.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 27 July 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 27 July 2016, 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 39 (59.09%) HTML
2 38 (57.58%) CSS
3 34 (51.52%) JavaScript
4 33 (50.00%) MySQL
5 17 (25.76%) MongoDB
6 12 (18.18%) jQuery
6 12 (18.18%) Magento
7 11 (16.67%) Laravel
7 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (15.15%) Web Development
9 9 (13.64%) LAMP
9 9 (13.64%) Linux
9 9 (13.64%) WordPress
10 8 (12.12%) HTML5
10 8 (12.12%) AngularJS
11 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
11 7 (10.61%) OO
11 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
12 6 (9.09%) Drupal
12 6 (9.09%) Apache
12 6 (9.09%) Moodle
13 5 (7.58%) CSS3
13 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
13 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (7.58%) Front End Development
13 5 (7.58%) MVC
14 4 (6.06%) CMS
14 4 (6.06%) SQL
15 3 (4.55%) Data Protection
15 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS

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 9 (13.64%) WordPress
2 6 (9.09%) Apache
2 6 (9.09%) Drupal
2 6 (9.09%) Moodle
3 4 (6.06%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Magento
2 1 (1.52%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) DNS
2 2 (3.03%) Intranet
2 2 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (50.00%) MySQL
2 17 (25.76%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.55%) Big Data
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) git-flow
2 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.52%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (1.52%) Games
1 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (93.94%) Developer
2 49 (74.24%) PHP Developer
3 14 (21.21%) MongoDB Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Magento Developer
5 7 (10.61%) MySQL Developer
5 7 (10.61%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Moodle Developer
7 5 (7.58%) PHP Magento Developer
7 5 (7.58%) WordPress Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Drupal Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.06%) HTML Developer
8 4 (6.06%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Digital Developer
9 3 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.55%) NoSQL Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (3.03%) LAMP Developer
10 2 (3.03%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (59.09%) HTML
2 38 (57.58%) CSS
3 12 (18.18%) jQuery
4 11 (16.67%) Laravel
5 9 (13.64%) LAMP
6 8 (12.12%) AngularJS
6 8 (12.12%) HTML5
7 5 (7.58%) CSS3
8 3 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.03%) CakePHP
9 2 (3.03%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (3.03%) Node.js
9 2 (3.03%) REST
9 2 (3.03%) RESTful
9 2 (3.03%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (3.03%) Symfony
9 2 (3.03%) XML
10 1 (1.52%) DHTML
10 1 (1.52%) SOAP
10 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) e-Learning
2 3 (4.55%) User Experience
3 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.52%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.52%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) CentOS
2 1 (1.52%) Debian
2 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.15%) Web Development
3 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
3 7 (10.61%) OO
4 5 (7.58%) Front End Development
4 5 (7.58%) MVC
5 3 (4.55%) Content Management
5 3 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.55%) Migration
5 3 (4.55%) OO PHP
5 3 (4.55%) Scrum
5 3 (4.55%) SDLC
5 3 (4.55%) TDD
6 2 (3.03%) CRM
6 2 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.03%) OOP
6 2 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (1.52%) BDD
7 1 (1.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (1.52%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) Perl
3 1 (1.52%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Ansible
1 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (3.03%) Zend
2 1 (1.52%) Red Hat