The median contractor rate for a PHP Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 27 10 33
Rank change year-on-year -17 +23  
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 1 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.74% 11.64% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 11.76% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 5
Median daily rate - £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year +3.17% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -39.39% +69.23%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 127 187 213
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 94.07% 98.94% 96.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 121 114
Median daily rate £340 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.20% +9.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% -57.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Brighton

PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PHP Developer in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Developer in Brighton

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, PHP Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) Moodle
4 5 (41.67%) Android Development
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Android Development
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) SQL