The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 17 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing PHP 29 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.97% 8.80% 5.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.16% 19.87% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 2
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£250 £275 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £243
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +36.80%
PHP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
169 151 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 46.43% 44.28% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 73 69
Average daily rate £338 £269 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.58% -23.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Average hourly rate £18.68 £16.60 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.56% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

PHP
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP across the East Sussex region.

PHP Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

PHP Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP across the East Sussex region.

PHP Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

PHP
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -7 28 £250 -9.09% 8
Hove +4 2 - -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 28 (75.68%) HTML
1 28 (75.68%) CSS
2 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
3 23 (62.16%) MySQL
4 21 (56.76%) jQuery
5 18 (48.65%) HTML5
6 16 (43.24%) CSS3
7 15 (40.54%) LAMP
8 12 (32.43%) Ajax
9 11 (29.73%) CMS
10 10 (27.03%) Marketing
10 10 (27.03%) Photoshop
11 9 (24.32%) Drupal
12 7 (18.92%) Moodle
13 6 (16.22%) MVC
13 6 (16.22%) Linux
13 6 (16.22%) Web Development
14 5 (13.51%) OO
15 4 (10.81%) User Experience
15 4 (10.81%) PHP5
15 4 (10.81%) Zend
16 3 (8.11%) DevOps
17 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
17 2 (5.41%) CodeIgniter
17 2 (5.41%) Symfony
17 2 (5.41%) SQL
17 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
17 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
18 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
18 1 (2.70%) Scrum

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 11 (29.73%) CMS
2 9 (24.32%) Drupal
3 7 (18.92%) Moodle
4 1 (2.70%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) VPN
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (62.16%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (27.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Web Developer
3 13 (35.14%) PHP Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Moodle Developer
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (75.68%) HTML
1 28 (75.68%) CSS
2 21 (56.76%) jQuery
3 18 (48.65%) HTML5
4 16 (43.24%) CSS3
5 15 (40.54%) LAMP
6 12 (32.43%) Ajax
7 2 (5.41%) Symfony
7 2 (5.41%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (2.70%) Web Services
8 1 (2.70%) XHTML
8 1 (2.70%) Laravel
8 1 (2.70%) Sass
8 1 (2.70%) Doctrine
8 1 (2.70%) Yii
8 1 (2.70%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Web Development
1 6 (16.22%) MVC
2 5 (13.51%) OO
3 3 (8.11%) DevOps
4 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.70%) OOP
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) Coaching
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
5 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.70%) Data Security
5 1 (2.70%) Scrum
5 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Change Control
5 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.70%) Android Development
5 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
5 1 (2.70%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.81%) PHP5
3 2 (5.41%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Zend
2 1 (2.70%) Google
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