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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 16 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing PHP 17 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 7.62% 15.12% 9.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.66% 29.52% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 18
Average daily rate
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£225 £200 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £28.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.52% -4.16%
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
116 105 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 52.02% 51.22% 56.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 71
Average daily rate £325 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £375 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 24 (61.54%) HTML
1 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 24 (61.54%) CSS
2 20 (51.28%) Linux
3 18 (46.15%) OOP
4 17 (43.59%) MySQL
5 16 (41.03%) jQuery
6 13 (33.33%) Apache
6 13 (33.33%) SQL
6 13 (33.33%) LAMP
7 9 (23.08%) Web Development
7 9 (23.08%) Ajax
7 9 (23.08%) HTML5
7 9 (23.08%) CSS3
7 9 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (15.38%) Software Architecture
8 6 (15.38%) XPath
8 6 (15.38%) JSON
8 6 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
8 6 (15.38%) PHP5
8 6 (15.38%) XML
8 6 (15.38%) XSLT
8 6 (15.38%) Java
8 6 (15.38%) OO
9 5 (12.82%) Drupal
9 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (10.26%) Migration
10 4 (10.26%) Java EE
10 4 (10.26%) GlassFish

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) Drupal
3 4 (10.26%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.56%) Moodle
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Ant
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (10.26%) Subversion
1 4 (10.26%) Maven
General
1 2 (5.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Web Developer
2 15 (38.46%) PHP Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Front-End Web Developer
4 6 (15.38%) PHP Web Developer
4 6 (15.38%) PHP Programmer
4 6 (15.38%) LAMP Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Programmer
5 5 (12.82%) Drupal Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Web Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.69%) UI Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) UI Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) CSS
1 24 (61.54%) HTML
2 16 (41.03%) jQuery
3 13 (33.33%) LAMP
4 9 (23.08%) Ajax
4 9 (23.08%) HTML5
4 9 (23.08%) CSS3
5 6 (15.38%) JSON
5 6 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
5 6 (15.38%) XML
5 6 (15.38%) XSLT
6 4 (10.26%) EJB
6 4 (10.26%) Servlets
6 4 (10.26%) SOAP
6 4 (10.26%) Web Services
6 4 (10.26%) Java EE
6 4 (10.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.56%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) OOP
2 9 (23.08%) Web Development
2 9 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (15.38%) Software Architecture
3 6 (15.38%) OO
4 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.13%) CRM
7 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.56%) Security Testing
8 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (15.38%) XPath
3 6 (15.38%) PHP5
3 6 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.56%) Teradata
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
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