Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 11 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +4
Contract jobs citing PHP 37 56 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 10.63% 15.05% 13.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.14% 22.58% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 43
Brighton median daily rate £340 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% +4.00%
10th Percentile £225 £260 £225
90th Percentile £450 £400 £350
East Sussex median daily rate £300 £300 £268
% change year-on-year - +12.15% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 175 248 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 50.29% 66.67% 53.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 144 175
Brighton median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06% -
10th Percentile £273 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £488
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £363 £340
% change year-on-year -3.45% +6.62% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Brighton median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £24.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.74% +69.35% +24.56%
10th Percentile £33.38 £22.49 £17.13
90th Percentile £43.13 £43.58 £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -7.74% +82.61% +15.26%

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 23 November 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 23 November 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 21 (56.76%) CSS
2 20 (54.05%) HTML
3 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
4 17 (45.95%) MySQL
5 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (37.84%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) Java
7 12 (32.43%) T-SQL
8 11 (29.73%) Web Development
8 11 (29.73%) REST
9 10 (27.03%) Scrum
9 10 (27.03%) SOAP
9 10 (27.03%) Web Services
10 9 (24.32%) Drupal
10 9 (24.32%) Kanban
10 9 (24.32%) Moodle
11 8 (21.62%) OO
12 7 (18.92%) Linux
12 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
13 6 (16.22%) RAD
14 5 (13.51%) Front End Development
14 5 (13.51%) DevOps
14 5 (13.51%) Sass
14 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
14 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
14 5 (13.51%) Migration
14 5 (13.51%) Oracle
14 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
14 5 (13.51%) .NET
15 4 (10.81%) Finance

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 9 (24.32%) Drupal
1 9 (24.32%) Moodle
2 2 (5.41%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) WordPress
3 1 (2.70%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.70%) Totara
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) MySQL
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.41%) MariaDB
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) PHP Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Moodle Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Web Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Database Developer
5 6 (16.22%) MySQL Developer
5 6 (16.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Database Developer
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.70%) CRM Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Joomla! Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Lead Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) PHP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) CSS
2 20 (54.05%) HTML
3 11 (29.73%) REST
4 10 (27.03%) SOAP
4 10 (27.03%) Web Services
5 5 (13.51%) .NET
5 5 (13.51%) Sass
6 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.11%) jQuery
7 3 (8.11%) Laravel
7 3 (8.11%) Symfony
8 2 (5.41%) Ajax
8 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.41%) CSS3
8 2 (5.41%) RESTful
8 2 (5.41%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.70%) LAMP
9 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.70%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Web Development
3 10 (27.03%) Scrum
4 9 (24.32%) Kanban
5 8 (21.62%) OO
6 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
7 6 (16.22%) RAD
8 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
8 5 (13.51%) DevOps
8 5 (13.51%) Front End Development
8 5 (13.51%) Migration
9 3 (8.11%) CRM
9 3 (8.11%) Dashboard Development
9 3 (8.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 3 (8.11%) Domain Models
9 3 (8.11%) OOP
10 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.41%) MVC
10 2 (5.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.11%) C#
4 3 (8.11%) Python
4 3 (8.11%) Ruby
5 1 (2.70%) PHP 5
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Zend