Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 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.

JetBrains PhpStorm
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 880 895 892
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3 -16
Contract jobs citing PhpStorm 14 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.073% 0.012% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 5
UK median daily rate £408 £438 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.86% +29.63% -3.57%
10th Percentile £356 £334 £276
90th Percentile £438 £551 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £550 £338
% change year-on-year -24.55% +62.96% -3.57%
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 19290 17140 16365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.67% 16.59% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13455 11491 10911
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £278
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 271 245 355
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £22.51 £23.10
90th Percentile £63.75 £55.30 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +8.11%

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
Top 6 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 12 December 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
UK excluding London +34 13 £415 -24.55% 2
England -4 13 £408 -6.86% 2
South West - 11 £415 -
London -11 1 £400 +23.08%
Wales - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £325 - 1

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PhpStorm also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PhpStorm.

1 14 (100.00%) PHP
1 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) MySQL
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 12 (85.71%) GitLab
4 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (64.29%) RAD
6 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (35.71%) Web Development
8 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
8 4 (28.57%) Electronics
8 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
8 4 (28.57%) SAP
8 4 (28.57%) Marketing
8 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (21.43%) Web Design
10 2 (14.29%) Drupal
10 2 (14.29%) JIRA
10 2 (14.29%) CRM
11 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
11 1 (7.14%) Compass CSS Framework
11 1 (7.14%) Raiser's Edge
11 1 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
11 1 (7.14%) Innovative Thinking

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 2 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Raiser's Edge
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (85.71%) GitLab
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
4 1 (7.14%) Bower
4 1 (7.14%) Grunt
4 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (28.57%) Electronics
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (28.57%) MySQL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Web Analyst Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Applications Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Applications Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) Behat
2 1 (7.14%) Compass CSS Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Drush
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) LESS
2 1 (7.14%) Sass
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) RAD
3 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 3 (21.43%) Web Design
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Document Management
7 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com