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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 17 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing PHP 20 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 7.87% 14.52% 10.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.70% 29.03% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £290 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £205 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £299 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £33.78 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+15.47% +49.05%
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
113 93 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 44.49% 50.00% 55.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 54 45
Average daily rate £315 £290 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £375 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 21 (77.78%) HTML
1 21 (77.78%) CSS
2 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
3 15 (55.56%) HTML5
4 14 (51.85%) jQuery
5 13 (48.15%) CSS3
5 13 (48.15%) MySQL
6 10 (37.04%) LAMP
7 8 (29.63%) CMS
7 8 (29.63%) Ajax
8 7 (25.93%) Photoshop
9 6 (22.22%) Marketing
9 6 (22.22%) Web Development
9 6 (22.22%) Drupal
10 4 (14.81%) User Experience
10 4 (14.81%) MVC
10 4 (14.81%) Linux
11 3 (11.11%) Zend
11 3 (11.11%) Moodle
11 3 (11.11%) PHP5
11 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
12 2 (7.41%) DevOps
12 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (7.41%) OO
12 2 (7.41%) SQL
13 1 (3.70%) Java
13 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
13 1 (3.70%) Web Services
13 1 (3.70%) UNIX
13 1 (3.70%) XHTML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 8 (29.63%) CMS
2 6 (22.22%) Drupal
3 3 (11.11%) Moodle
4 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Web Developer
3 9 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Moodle Developer
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) HTML
1 21 (77.78%) CSS
2 15 (55.56%) HTML5
3 14 (51.85%) jQuery
4 13 (48.15%) CSS3
5 10 (37.04%) LAMP
6 8 (29.63%) Ajax
7 1 (3.70%) Symfony
7 1 (3.70%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (3.70%) Web Services
7 1 (3.70%) XHTML
7 1 (3.70%) Sass
7 1 (3.70%) Doctrine
7 1 (3.70%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
2 1 (3.70%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Web Development
2 4 (14.81%) MVC
3 2 (7.41%) OO
3 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.41%) DevOps
4 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
4 1 (3.70%) OOP
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Android Development
4 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
4 1 (3.70%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) PHP5
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Zend
2 1 (3.70%) Google
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