The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East Sussex region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 15 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing PHP 30 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 9.12% 5.39% 7.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.69% 11.85% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 10
Average daily rate
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£275 £213 £219
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £22.66 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+34.59% +25.88%
Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
145 135 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 44.07% 45.45% 38.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 68 70
Average daily rate £269 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.21% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £250 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
PHP
South East

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 +9 27 £275 +29.41% 8
Eastbourne - - - -
Hastings - - - -
Uckfield - - - -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 38 (67.86%) HTML
1 38 (67.86%) CSS
2 33 (58.93%) JavaScript
3 31 (55.36%) MySQL
4 18 (32.14%) jQuery
5 16 (28.57%) LAMP
6 15 (26.79%) HTML5
7 14 (25.00%) Web Development
7 14 (25.00%) OOP
8 13 (23.21%) Drupal
9 12 (21.43%) CMS
10 11 (19.64%) Apache
10 11 (19.64%) Linux
10 11 (19.64%) CSS3
11 9 (16.07%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (16.07%) XML
12 8 (14.29%) Java
12 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (12.50%) Oracle
13 7 (12.50%) Ajax
14 6 (10.71%) Java EE
14 6 (10.71%) Subversion
14 6 (10.71%) Spring
14 6 (10.71%) Maven
14 6 (10.71%) Migration
14 6 (10.71%) EJB
14 6 (10.71%) Web Services
14 6 (10.71%) Servlets
14 6 (10.71%) Ant
14 6 (10.71%) Oracle Forms

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 13 (23.21%) Drupal
2 12 (21.43%) CMS
3 11 (19.64%) Apache
4 6 (10.71%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.57%) WordPress
5 2 (3.57%) Moodle
5 2 (3.57%) Node.js
6 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Magento
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) DNS
1 4 (7.14%) Intranet
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (55.36%) MySQL
2 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Ant
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (10.71%) Subversion
1 6 (10.71%) Maven
General
1 3 (5.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (92.86%) Developer
2 19 (33.93%) Web Developer
3 17 (30.36%) PHP Developer
4 9 (16.07%) LAMP Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Drupal Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Perl Developer
8 4 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (5.36%) PHP Zend Developer
9 3 (5.36%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Perl Web Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Linux Support
10 2 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Linux Support Engineer
11 1 (1.79%) Senior Technical Engineer
11 1 (1.79%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (67.86%) HTML
1 38 (67.86%) CSS
2 18 (32.14%) jQuery
3 16 (28.57%) LAMP
4 15 (26.79%) HTML5
5 11 (19.64%) CSS3
6 9 (16.07%) XML
7 7 (12.50%) Ajax
8 6 (10.71%) Java EE
8 6 (10.71%) JSON
8 6 (10.71%) Spring
8 6 (10.71%) EJB
8 6 (10.71%) Web Services
8 6 (10.71%) Servlets
9 4 (7.14%) SOAP
10 1 (1.79%) .NET
10 1 (1.79%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.57%) Open Source
2 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) OOP
1 14 (25.00%) Web Development
2 9 (16.07%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (10.71%) Migration
4 5 (8.93%) MVC
4 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
4 5 (8.93%) Content Management
5 3 (5.36%) OO
5 3 (5.36%) CRM
6 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.57%) Scrum
6 2 (3.57%) Web Design
6 2 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (3.57%) OO PHP
7 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.79%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.79%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 33 (58.93%) JavaScript
2 8 (14.29%) Java
3 5 (8.93%) Perl
4 2 (3.57%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) Objective-C
4 2 (3.57%) Ruby
4 2 (3.57%) PHP5
4 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (5.36%) Zend
3 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards