The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 28 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.

PHP
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 10 34
Rank change year-on-year -21 +24  
Contract jobs citing PHP 5 38 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.30% 12.67% 2.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.46% 25.50% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 26 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 £256 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £325 £287
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year +7.69% +6.55%  
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 East Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 112 149 138
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 51.61% 49.67% 43.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 95 79
Median daily rate £330 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +11.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £420 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.50% -41.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in East Sussex

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in East Sussex

PHP
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 within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -18 5 £258 -14.16% 6
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for PHP.

1 22 (75.86%) HTML
2 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 21 (72.41%) MySQL
3 18 (62.07%) CSS
4 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) Moodle
5 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 7 (24.14%) Web Development
7 5 (17.24%) Drupal
7 5 (17.24%) Android
7 5 (17.24%) Android Development
7 5 (17.24%) Front End Development
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
8 4 (13.79%) React
9 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Spring
9 3 (10.34%) Maven
9 3 (10.34%) UML
9 3 (10.34%) J2EE
9 3 (10.34%) Java
9 3 (10.34%) Web Services
9 3 (10.34%) XML
10 2 (6.90%) Intranet
10 2 (6.90%) Internet
10 2 (6.90%) Migration
10 2 (6.90%) CMS
10 2 (6.90%) Content Management
10 2 (6.90%) jQuery

PHP
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 10 (34.48%) Moodle
2 5 (17.24%) Drupal
3 2 (6.90%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (72.41%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Maven
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) PHP Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Moodle Developer
3 7 (24.14%) MySQL Developer
3 7 (24.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Android Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Applications Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (13.79%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.45%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) HTML
2 18 (62.07%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) React
4 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.34%) J2EE
4 3 (10.34%) Spring
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) XML
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) CSS3
6 1 (3.45%) JSON
6 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.45%) WAMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Web Development
3 5 (17.24%) Android Development
3 5 (17.24%) Front End Development
4 3 (10.34%) UML
4 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Content Management
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) Kanban
6 1 (3.45%) OOP
6 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Progress
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