Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

PHP
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 12 9
Rank change year-on-year -16 -3 +7
Contract jobs citing PHP 23 47 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 5.40% 12.43% 13.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.36% 22.38% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 32
Brighton median daily rate £338 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £270 £236 £263
90th Percentile £408 £413 £400
East Sussex median daily rate £338 £305 £300
% change year-on-year +10.66% +1.67% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 222 210 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 52.11% 55.56% 67.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 121 156
Brighton median daily rate £394 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.81% -15.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £285 £243 £300
90th Percentile £575 £475 £547
East Sussex median daily rate £388 £345 £400
% change year-on-year +12.32% -13.75% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Brighton median hourly rate - £38.75 -
East Sussex median hourly rate - £38.75 -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Brighton

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in Brighton

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Brighton over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in Brighton

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for PHP.

1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) HTML
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
3 11 (47.83%) Web Development
3 11 (47.83%) MySQL
4 10 (43.48%) Python
5 9 (39.13%) OOP
6 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
7 7 (30.43%) Laravel
7 7 (30.43%) React
7 7 (30.43%) Yii
7 7 (30.43%) Symfony
7 7 (30.43%) Zend
7 7 (30.43%) CakePHP
7 7 (30.43%) MVC
7 7 (30.43%) Vue.js
8 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) jQuery
9 4 (17.39%) WordPress
9 4 (17.39%) Node.js
9 4 (17.39%) HTML5
10 3 (13.04%) CSS3
10 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
10 3 (13.04%) Ajax
10 3 (13.04%) Drupal
11 2 (8.70%) Django
11 2 (8.70%) OO
11 2 (8.70%) Java
11 2 (8.70%) Linux
11 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch

PHP
Co-occurring 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 4 (17.39%) WordPress
2 3 (13.04%) Drupal
3 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.70%) Moodle
4 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
1 1 (4.35%) Games
1 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) PHP Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Web Developer
4 7 (30.43%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
5 3 (13.04%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Moodle Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Django Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.35%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) CSS
1 13 (56.52%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
3 7 (30.43%) CakePHP
3 7 (30.43%) Laravel
3 7 (30.43%) React
3 7 (30.43%) Symfony
3 7 (30.43%) Vue.js
3 7 (30.43%) Yii
4 5 (21.74%) jQuery
5 4 (17.39%) HTML5
5 4 (17.39%) Node.js
6 3 (13.04%) Ajax
6 3 (13.04%) CSS3
7 2 (8.70%) Django
8 1 (4.35%) Handlebars
8 1 (4.35%) LAMP
8 1 (4.35%) LESS
8 1 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Web Development
2 9 (39.13%) OOP
3 7 (30.43%) MVC
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) API Development
6 1 (4.35%) Cross-Browser Development
6 1 (4.35%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.35%) QA Automation
6 1 (4.35%) SDET
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Zend
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) WooCommerce