Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 12 10
Rank change year-on-year -29 -2 +2
Contract jobs citing PHP 15 35 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.17% 10.61% 14.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.40% 20.47% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 27
Brighton median daily rate £325 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £275 £225 £258
90th Percentile £394 £450 £400
East Sussex median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +12.15%
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 278 171 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 58.77% 51.82% 67.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 91 144
Brighton median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £309 £280 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
East Sussex median daily rate £388 £350 £351
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.14% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Brighton median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -7.74% +69.35%
10th Percentile £36.25 £33.38 £25.28
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.13 £43.35
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £42.00
% change year-on-year +9.68% -7.74% +82.61%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 (80.00%) HTML
1 12 (80.00%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) MySQL
4 7 (46.67%) Web Development
5 5 (33.33%) WordPress
5 5 (33.33%) Laravel
5 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 4 (26.67%) React
6 4 (26.67%) Symfony
7 3 (20.00%) Zend
7 3 (20.00%) CakePHP
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (20.00%) OOP
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (20.00%) Vue.js
7 3 (20.00%) Yii
7 3 (20.00%) HTML5
8 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (13.33%) Cross-Browser Development
8 2 (13.33%) CMS
8 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (6.67%) TDD
9 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 1 (6.67%) Advertising
9 1 (6.67%) Validation
9 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
9 1 (6.67%) Marketing

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 5 (33.33%) WordPress
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) MariaDB
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) git-flow
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) PHP Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (13.33%) HTML Developer
5 2 (13.33%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Backend Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) CSS
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (33.33%) Laravel
3 4 (26.67%) React
3 4 (26.67%) Symfony
4 3 (20.00%) CakePHP
4 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) Vue.js
4 3 (20.00%) Yii
5 1 (6.67%) Handlebars
5 1 (6.67%) LAMP
5 1 (6.67%) LESS
5 1 (6.67%) Modernizr
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js
5 1 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) BBC
1 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
1 1 (6.67%) Learning Management System
1 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
1 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Web Development
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Cross-Browser Development
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) API Development
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Java
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) WooCommerce