Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 21 9
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 +26
Contract jobs citing PHP 26 22 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 7.58% 6.65% 13.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.69% 11.76% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 33
Brighton median daily rate £300 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £150 £218 £259
90th Percentile £430 £350 £375
East Sussex median daily rate £325 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% +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 177 187 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 51.60% 56.50% 58.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 118 127
Brighton median daily rate £400 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -12.00% +22.95%
10th Percentile £281 £213 £269
90th Percentile £518 £475 £538
East Sussex median daily rate £388 £345 £350
% change year-on-year +12.32% -1.43% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Brighton median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +112.50% -46.67%
10th Percentile £41.50 £41.25 £19.00
90th Percentile £47.63 £43.75 £21.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +112.50% -41.18%

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 17 June 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 17 June 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 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
1 12 (46.15%) Web Development
2 11 (42.31%) MySQL
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) OOP
3 9 (34.62%) Python
3 9 (34.62%) jQuery
4 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
4 7 (26.92%) CSS
5 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) WordPress
6 5 (19.23%) Yii
6 5 (19.23%) Node.js
6 5 (19.23%) React
6 5 (19.23%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) MVC
6 5 (19.23%) Ajax
6 5 (19.23%) Symfony
6 5 (19.23%) Zend
6 5 (19.23%) CakePHP
6 5 (19.23%) Laravel
7 4 (15.38%) OO
8 3 (11.54%) Linux
8 3 (11.54%) Django
8 3 (11.54%) Drupal
8 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
8 3 (11.54%) CSS3
8 3 (11.54%) Moodle
8 3 (11.54%) HTML5

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 6 (23.08%) WordPress
2 3 (11.54%) Drupal
2 3 (11.54%) Moodle
3 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) PHP Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Web Developer
3 5 (19.23%) PHP Web Developer
3 5 (19.23%) React Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Lead Developer
4 3 (11.54%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (11.54%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) CRM Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.69%) Moodle Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Django Developer
6 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior WordPress Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior WordPress Developer
6 1 (3.85%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
1 9 (34.62%) jQuery
2 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 5 (19.23%) Ajax
3 5 (19.23%) CakePHP
3 5 (19.23%) Laravel
3 5 (19.23%) Node.js
3 5 (19.23%) React
3 5 (19.23%) Symfony
3 5 (19.23%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 5 (19.23%) Yii
4 3 (11.54%) CSS3
4 3 (11.54%) Django
4 3 (11.54%) HTML5
5 2 (7.69%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Web Development
2 9 (34.62%) OOP
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 4 (15.38%) OO
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.85%) Code Coverage
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.85%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (3.85%) QA Automation
7 1 (3.85%) SDET
7 1 (3.85%) SEO
7 1 (3.85%) Source Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) Python
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Zend