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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 24 5 31
Rank change year-on-year -19 +26  
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 32 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.65% 16.93% 3.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.76% 33.68% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 23 8
Median daily rate £258 £300 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.16% +26.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £253 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £323 £287
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year +9.58% -17.04%  

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 74 95 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 54.01% 50.26% 45.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 60
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.50% -57.89%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in Brighton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 (77.78%) HTML
2 20 (74.07%) MySQL
3 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
4 17 (62.96%) CSS
5 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (33.33%) Moodle
7 8 (29.63%) SQL
8 7 (25.93%) Web Development
9 5 (18.52%) Android Development
9 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
9 5 (18.52%) Android
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
9 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
10 4 (14.81%) Drupal
10 4 (14.81%) React
11 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 3 (11.11%) Spring
11 3 (11.11%) Maven
11 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 3 (11.11%) UML
11 3 (11.11%) J2EE
11 3 (11.11%) Java
11 3 (11.11%) Web Services
11 3 (11.11%) XML
12 2 (7.41%) Intranet
12 2 (7.41%) Internet
12 2 (7.41%) Migration
12 2 (7.41%) CMS
12 2 (7.41%) Content Management
12 2 (7.41%) Customer Engagement

PHP
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 9 (33.33%) Moodle
2 4 (14.81%) Drupal
3 2 (7.41%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
1 2 (7.41%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Maven
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) PHP Developer
3 7 (25.93%) MySQL Developer
3 7 (25.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Moodle Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Android Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Applications Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (14.81%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Architect
7 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (3.70%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) HTML
2 17 (62.96%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) React
4 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.11%) J2EE
4 3 (11.11%) Spring
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) JSON
5 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.70%) WAMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Web Development
3 5 (18.52%) Android Development
3 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
4 3 (11.11%) UML
4 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Content Management
5 2 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Kanban
6 1 (3.70%) OOP
6 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Progress
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