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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 11 24
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13  
Contract jobs citing PHP 17 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 9.04% 12.04% 6.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.32% 18.40% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 14
Median daily rate £325 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £409 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £16.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +196.87% -58.97%  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 111 125 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 59.04% 65.45% 49.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 69 89
Median daily rate £338 £438 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.85% +45.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £566 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing PHP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for PHP.

1 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) CSS
3 13 (59.09%) MySQL
4 10 (45.45%) Web Development
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) CMS
6 5 (22.73%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) WordPress
7 4 (18.18%) Moodle
7 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
7 4 (18.18%) Migration
8 3 (13.64%) Drupal
8 3 (13.64%) HTML5
8 3 (13.64%) API Development
8 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
8 3 (13.64%) Sass
8 3 (13.64%) CSS3
8 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
9 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (9.09%) DevOps
9 2 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (9.09%) API Integration
9 2 (9.09%) React
9 2 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Development
9 2 (9.09%) Scrum
9 2 (9.09%) Intranet
9 2 (9.09%) Internet
9 2 (9.09%) Content Management

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 7 (31.82%) CMS
2 5 (22.73%) WordPress
3 4 (18.18%) Moodle
4 3 (13.64%) Drupal
5 1 (4.55%) Apache
5 1 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Moodle Developer
4 4 (18.18%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (18.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.09%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Joomla! Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) CSS
1 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) jQuery
3 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
3 3 (13.64%) CSS3
3 3 (13.64%) HTML5
3 3 (13.64%) Sass
4 2 (9.09%) React
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) LESS
5 1 (4.55%) RESTful
5 1 (4.55%) Symfony
5 1 (4.55%) Vue.js
5 1 (4.55%) WAMP
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Web Development
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) API Development
5 2 (9.09%) API Integration
5 2 (9.09%) Content Management
5 2 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Development
5 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) Kanban
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) OOP
6 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Progress
1 1 (4.55%) Zend
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