Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a PHP Developer was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 23 28
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 +21
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 25 37 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 4.50% 7.07% 5.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.66% 7.31% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 13
East Sussex median daily rate £275 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +44.44%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £233
90th Percentile £340 £400 £390
South East median daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £30.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 537 506 690
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 96.75% 99.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 318 467
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.63% +9.23%
10th Percentile £243 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £543 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 27
East Sussex median hourly rate £23.00 £19.43 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.39% +5.01% +16.54%
10th Percentile £10.44 £13.13 £10.61
90th Percentile £86.88 £39.75 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in East Sussex

PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PHP Developer in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP Developer in East Sussex

PHP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in East Sussex over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP Developer in East Sussex

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -11 15 £310 +3.33% 7
Lewes - 1 £350 -
PHP Developer
South East

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, PHP Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (84.00%) MySQL
3 13 (52.00%) Laravel
4 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (48.00%) Symfony
5 11 (44.00%) LAMP
5 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (44.00%) MariaDB
6 10 (40.00%) CSS
7 9 (36.00%) HTML
7 9 (36.00%) Moodle
8 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (16.00%) jQuery
8 4 (16.00%) OO
8 4 (16.00%) CRM
9 3 (12.00%) SQL
9 3 (12.00%) REST
9 3 (12.00%) CSS3
9 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (8.00%) Open Source Development
10 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
10 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
10 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (8.00%) Open Source
10 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
10 2 (8.00%) Linux
10 2 (8.00%) Finance
10 2 (8.00%) Zend
10 2 (8.00%) Ajax

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (36.00%) Moodle
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Totara
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) MySQL
2 11 (44.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Grunt
2 1 (4.00%) gulp
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Laravel
2 12 (48.00%) Symfony
3 11 (44.00%) LAMP
4 10 (40.00%) CSS
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 3 (12.00%) CSS3
7 3 (12.00%) REST
8 2 (8.00%) Ajax
9 1 (4.00%) .NET
9 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.00%) HTML5
9 1 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (4.00%) Node.js
9 1 (4.00%) Sass
9 1 (4.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 1 (4.00%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) CRM
2 4 (16.00%) OO
3 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (8.00%) Open Source
3 2 (8.00%) Open Source Development
3 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (8.00%) Web Development
4 1 (4.00%) API Development
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) MVC
4 1 (4.00%) OOP
4 1 (4.00%) People Management
4 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Zend