Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for PhpStorm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PhpStorm over the 6 months to 17 June 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.

JetBrains PhpStorm
UK
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 868 832 879
Rank change year-on-year -36 +47 -31
Contract jobs citing PhpStorm 13 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.001% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.067% 0.006% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 7
UK median daily rate £500 - £313
10th Percentile £428 - £204
90th Percentile £760 - £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PhpStorm is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19,542 15,753 15,906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.66% 17.34% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,382 10,710 10,760
UK median daily rate £470 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.59% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £293
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 319 316
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £26.50 £23.70 £27.42
90th Percentile £67.25 £57.50 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year - +0.59% +12.67%

PhpStorm
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PhpStorm as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PhpStorm in the UK

PhpStorm
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PhpStorm in the UK

PhpStorm
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PhpStorm over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PhpStorm in the UK

PhpStorm
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PhpStorm within the UK over the 6 months to 17 June 2018. 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
England -22 13 £500 - 2
London - 9 £500 - 1
UK excluding London -26 4 £450 - 1
South West - 4 £450 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PhpStorm 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 with a requirement for PhpStorm.

1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (69.23%) Docker
4 8 (61.54%) Ansible
4 8 (61.54%) gulp
4 8 (61.54%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (61.54%) Web Development
4 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
4 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
4 8 (61.54%) Linux
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) Banking
6 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
6 5 (38.46%) Equities
6 5 (38.46%) Oracle
6 5 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (38.46%) Confluence
6 5 (38.46%) MiFID
6 5 (38.46%) JIRA
6 5 (38.46%) QA
6 5 (38.46%) Apache
6 5 (38.46%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (30.77%) GitLab
7 4 (30.77%) jQuery
7 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) MySQL

PhpStorm
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (38.46%) Apache
1 5 (38.46%) Confluence
1 5 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (23.08%) WordPress
3 2 (15.38%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) AWS CloudTrail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
1 8 (61.54%) gulp
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
1 8 (61.54%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (38.46%) JIRA
3 4 (30.77%) GitLab
4 3 (23.08%) PHPUnit
5 1 (7.69%) WebStorm
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
1 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Web Developer
3 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (23.08%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (23.08%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (15.38%) PHP Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
6 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) Kendo UI
4 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) Zend Framework
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) Behat
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) GraphQL
6 1 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Equities
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) CentOS
2 2 (15.38%) Debian
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (61.54%) Web Development
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Equity Research
4 2 (15.38%) Statistics
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (7.69%) Due Diligence
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PHP 5
3 2 (15.38%) PHP 7
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) MiFID
1 5 (38.46%) QA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Zend