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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 36 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing PHP 8 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.57% 9.52% 6.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.06% 21.05% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 8
Average daily rate
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£225 £200 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £198 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £300 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £24.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-32.30% +8.33%
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
132 133 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 42.44% 45.24% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 74 40
Average daily rate £300 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £198 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 2
Average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -2.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
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 27 March 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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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 -22 7 £225 +12.50% 18
Eastbourne - - - -
Hove - - - -
Uckfield - - - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - - - -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) CSS
2 11 (45.83%) HTML
3 10 (41.67%) jQuery
4 9 (37.50%) CodeIgniter
4 9 (37.50%) Linux
5 7 (29.17%) OOP
5 7 (29.17%) XML
5 7 (29.17%) XSLT
5 7 (29.17%) PHP5
5 7 (29.17%) XPath
6 6 (25.00%) JSON
6 6 (25.00%) Software Architecture
6 6 (25.00%) OO
6 6 (25.00%) MySQL
6 6 (25.00%) LAMP
7 3 (12.50%) MVC
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
8 2 (8.33%) Moodle
8 2 (8.33%) WordPress
8 2 (8.33%) Magento
8 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Symfony
8 2 (8.33%) Zend
8 2 (8.33%) CMS
8 2 (8.33%) E-Learning
8 2 (8.33%) CSS3
9 1 (4.17%) Laravel
9 1 (4.17%) VLE

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) WordPress
1 2 (8.33%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 20 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Web Developer
4 7 (29.17%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
5 6 (25.00%) Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Magento Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Magento Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Moodle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
1 11 (45.83%) CSS
2 10 (41.67%) jQuery
3 9 (37.50%) CodeIgniter
4 7 (29.17%) XML
4 7 (29.17%) XSLT
5 6 (25.00%) LAMP
5 6 (25.00%) JSON
6 3 (12.50%) HTML5
7 2 (8.33%) CSS3
7 2 (8.33%) Symfony
8 1 (4.17%) Laravel
8 1 (4.17%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.17%) VLE
2 1 (4.17%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) OOP
2 6 (25.00%) OO
2 6 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) XPath
2 7 (29.17%) PHP5
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Zend
Brighton, East Sussex
Premier IT
Rate: £150 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 days ago