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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 11 39 9
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -30
Contract jobs citing PHP 30 9 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.45% 2.61% 11.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.39% 6.21% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 15
Average daily rate £313 £250 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £204 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £345 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £30.20 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.54% +43.80%
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
134 145 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 55.60% 42.03% 41.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 80 59
Average daily rate £345 £323 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% +11.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £188 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £438 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +85.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +32 28 £313 +25.00% 7
Hove - 11 - -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 61 (87.14%) JavaScript
2 58 (82.86%) CSS
3 56 (80.00%) HTML
4 50 (71.43%) jQuery
5 38 (54.29%) MySQL
6 25 (35.71%) HTML5
7 23 (32.86%) Moodle
8 20 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 19 (27.14%) Photoshop
10 18 (25.71%) CSS3
11 17 (24.29%) Front End Development
12 14 (20.00%) Web Development
13 13 (18.57%) Magento
14 11 (15.71%) LAMP
14 11 (15.71%) Sass
15 10 (14.29%) Grunt
15 10 (14.29%) Drupal
16 9 (12.86%) Zend
16 9 (12.86%) Marketing
16 9 (12.86%) GitHub
17 8 (11.43%) Bower
17 8 (11.43%) ES6
17 8 (11.43%) gulp
17 8 (11.43%) nginx
17 8 (11.43%) Ajax
17 8 (11.43%) Shell Script
18 7 (10.00%) Java
18 7 (10.00%) CMS
18 7 (10.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
18 7 (10.00%) OOCSS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 23 (32.86%) Moodle
2 10 (14.29%) Drupal
3 8 (11.43%) nginx
4 7 (10.00%) CMS
5 6 (8.57%) WordPress
6 3 (4.29%) Node.js
7 2 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Apache
7 2 (2.86%) concrete5
7 2 (2.86%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (2.86%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (2.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.86%) 3ds Max
3 2 (2.86%) Acrobat
3 2 (2.86%) GIMP
3 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.43%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Magento
2 4 (5.71%) BigMachines
2 4 (5.71%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) GitHub
2 4 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.71%) SaaS
3 2 (2.86%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (54.29%) MySQL
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.43%) Big Data
4 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.29%) Grunt
3 8 (11.43%) Bower
3 8 (11.43%) gulp
4 5 (7.14%) JIRA
5 4 (5.71%) Mercurial
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (5.71%) PhpStorm
6 3 (4.29%) Selenium
6 3 (4.29%) StarTeam
6 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.86%) Subversion
7 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.43%) JIRA Agile
General
1 9 (12.86%) Marketing
2 1 (1.43%) Games
2 1 (1.43%) Legal
2 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (95.71%) Developer
2 39 (55.71%) PHP Developer
3 23 (32.86%) Moodle Developer
4 17 (24.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 17 (24.29%) HTML Developer
4 17 (24.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 16 (22.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (18.57%) Web Developer
7 9 (12.86%) Magento Developer
8 5 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (4.29%) PHP Magento Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Software Support Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.86%) Drupal Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (2.86%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (2.86%) PHP Programmer
10 2 (2.86%) Programmer
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (82.86%) CSS
2 56 (80.00%) HTML
3 50 (71.43%) jQuery
4 25 (35.71%) HTML5
5 18 (25.71%) CSS3
6 11 (15.71%) LAMP
6 11 (15.71%) Sass
7 8 (11.43%) Ajax
8 7 (10.00%) OOCSS
9 6 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (7.14%) .NET
10 5 (7.14%) XML
11 4 (5.71%) Mason
11 4 (5.71%) Middleware
11 4 (5.71%) SOAP
11 4 (5.71%) Visualforce
11 4 (5.71%) Web Services
11 4 (5.71%) Zend Framework
12 3 (4.29%) Backbone.js
12 3 (4.29%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) User Experience
2 1 (1.43%) FMCG
2 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Android
2 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.86%) CentOS
2 2 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Front End Development
2 14 (20.00%) Web Development
3 7 (10.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.57%) OO
4 6 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.71%) CRM
6 4 (5.71%) Project Management
7 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.29%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.29%) Test Automation
7 3 (4.29%) Test Management
8 2 (2.86%) Android Development
8 2 (2.86%) Automated Testing
8 2 (2.86%) DevOps
8 2 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.86%) iOS Development
8 2 (2.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 61 (87.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (11.43%) ES6
2 8 (11.43%) Shell Script
3 7 (10.00%) Java
4 5 (7.14%) C#
4 5 (7.14%) Python
5 4 (5.71%) Apex Code
5 4 (5.71%) C++
6 3 (4.29%) Apple Swift
6 3 (4.29%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.29%) SQL
7 2 (2.86%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.86%) Ruby
7 2 (2.86%) VB
7 2 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Zend
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle
2 4 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.71%) Siebel
3 3 (4.29%) Adobe
3 3 (4.29%) VMware
4 2 (2.86%) Sitecore
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago