Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 12 11
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 +15
Contract jobs citing PHP 50 59 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 9.01% 11.28% 10.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.01% 20.49% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 47
East Sussex median daily rate £300 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £413 £400 £362
South East median daily rate £365 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +4.29% +16.67% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £17.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +82.35% -43.33% -

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 East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 263 288 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 47.39% 55.07% 49.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 176 227
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.54% +10.15% +7.94%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £568 £538 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 11
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.74% +82.61% +15.26%
10th Percentile £33.38 £19.70 £13.50
90th Percentile £43.13 £48.40 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 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 -1 37 £340 +13.33% 11
Lewes - 2 £360 -
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for PHP.

1 28 (56.00%) MySQL
2 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (50.00%) CSS
4 24 (48.00%) HTML
5 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (34.00%) SQL
7 16 (32.00%) Java
8 15 (30.00%) Web Development
9 14 (28.00%) REST
9 14 (28.00%) T-SQL
10 13 (26.00%) Laravel
11 12 (24.00%) SOAP
11 12 (24.00%) Web Services
11 12 (24.00%) Symfony
11 12 (24.00%) Scrum
12 11 (22.00%) LAMP
12 11 (22.00%) Drupal
12 11 (22.00%) Kanban
12 11 (22.00%) MariaDB
13 9 (18.00%) Moodle
13 9 (18.00%) OO
14 8 (16.00%) Linux
14 8 (16.00%) Sass
15 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
15 7 (14.00%) Data Modelling
15 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
16 6 (12.00%) RAD
16 6 (12.00%) Oracle
16 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
16 6 (12.00%) .NET

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 11 (22.00%) Drupal
2 9 (18.00%) Moodle
3 2 (4.00%) CMS
3 2 (4.00%) WordPress
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.00%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.00%) Totara
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (56.00%) MySQL
2 11 (22.00%) MariaDB
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) Grunt
3 1 (2.00%) gulp
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (88.00%) Developer
2 25 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 15 (30.00%) MySQL Developer
3 15 (30.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Agile Developer
4 9 (18.00%) LAMP Developer
4 9 (18.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Moodle Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Web Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Database Developer
8 5 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (4.00%) SQL Database Developer
10 2 (4.00%) SQL Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Joomla! Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Lead PHP Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) CSS
2 24 (48.00%) HTML
3 14 (28.00%) REST
4 13 (26.00%) Laravel
5 12 (24.00%) SOAP
5 12 (24.00%) Symfony
5 12 (24.00%) Web Services
6 11 (22.00%) LAMP
7 8 (16.00%) Sass
8 6 (12.00%) .NET
9 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.00%) jQuery
10 3 (6.00%) CSS3
11 2 (4.00%) Ajax
11 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
11 2 (4.00%) RESTful
11 2 (4.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 1 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
12 1 (2.00%) WAMP
12 1 (2.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) Web Development
3 12 (24.00%) Scrum
4 11 (22.00%) Kanban
5 9 (18.00%) OO
6 7 (14.00%) Data Modelling
6 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.00%) RAD
8 5 (10.00%) CRM
8 5 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
8 5 (10.00%) DevOps
8 5 (10.00%) Domain Models
8 5 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 5 (10.00%) Migration
9 4 (8.00%) OOP
10 3 (6.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (6.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (6.00%) Open Source
10 3 (6.00%) Open Source Development
10 3 (6.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (34.00%) SQL
3 16 (32.00%) Java
4 14 (28.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.00%) C#
6 3 (6.00%) Python
6 3 (6.00%) Ruby
7 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.00%) PHP 5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Zend
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix
3 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.00%) Siebel