Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 854 854 886
Rank change year-on-year 0 +32 +13
Contract jobs citing PhpStorm 33 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.012% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.068% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 6
UK median daily rate £500 £415 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.48% +47.56% -14.77%
10th Percentile £356 £381 £201
90th Percentile £725 £438 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £238
% change year-on-year -3.61% +74.74% -28.03%
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 21,032 17,730 17,213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.80% 18.10% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,427 12,174 11,704
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £613 £598 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 292 264
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +8.55%
10th Percentile £26.73 £30.00 £24.30
90th Percentile £52.50 £60.90 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +7.14%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +18 33 £500 +20.48% 3
London - 25 £500 -
UK excluding London -12 8 £400 -3.61% 3
South West -16 8 £400 -3.61% 1

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 33 (100.00%) PHP
2 28 (84.85%) JavaScript
3 26 (78.79%) CSS
4 23 (69.70%) Docker
5 21 (63.64%) Git (software)
5 21 (63.64%) Linux
5 21 (63.64%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (63.64%) Web Development
5 21 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (60.61%) Jenkins
7 19 (57.58%) JIRA
8 18 (54.55%) Ansible
8 18 (54.55%) gulp
8 18 (54.55%) Sonatype Nexus
9 17 (51.52%) jQuery
10 14 (42.42%) Oracle
10 14 (42.42%) Apache
10 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (42.42%) LAPP Stack
10 14 (42.42%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (42.42%) Confluence
11 12 (36.36%) Kendo UI
11 12 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (36.36%) Banking
11 12 (36.36%) Investment Banking
11 12 (36.36%) WordPress
11 12 (36.36%) QA
11 12 (36.36%) MiFID
11 12 (36.36%) MySQL
11 12 (36.36%) Equities

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 14 (42.42%) Apache
1 14 (42.42%) Confluence
1 14 (42.42%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (36.36%) WordPress
3 2 (6.06%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (36.36%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 20 (60.61%) Jenkins
3 19 (57.58%) JIRA
4 18 (54.55%) gulp
4 18 (54.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (15.15%) GitLab
5 5 (15.15%) PHPUnit
6 4 (12.12%) Subversion
7 3 (9.09%) WebStorm
8 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (36.36%) Banking
1 12 (36.36%) Investment Banking
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Back Office
4 2 (6.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) PHP Developer
3 15 (45.45%) Web Developer
4 10 (30.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (27.27%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (15.15%) MySQL Developer
6 5 (15.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (15.15%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (9.09%) HTML Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (6.06%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 2 (6.06%) PHP Programmer
9 2 (6.06%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) CSS
2 17 (51.52%) jQuery
3 14 (42.42%) LAPP Stack
4 12 (36.36%) Kendo UI
4 12 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (15.15%) HTML5
7 3 (9.09%) Behat
7 3 (9.09%) GraphQL
7 3 (9.09%) Node.js
7 3 (9.09%) Symfony
8 2 (6.06%) Apollo GraphQL
8 2 (6.06%) CSS3
8 2 (6.06%) Laravel
8 2 (6.06%) Redux
8 2 (6.06%) Zend Framework
9 1 (3.03%) Ajax
9 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.03%) React
9 1 (3.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Equities
2 4 (12.12%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Mac OS
3 2 (6.06%) CentOS
3 2 (6.06%) Debian
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
1 21 (63.64%) Web Development
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Equity Research
4 3 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (9.09%) Data Management
4 3 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Statistics
6 1 (3.03%) Due Diligence
6 1 (3.03%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) OOP
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) PHP
2 28 (84.85%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) PHP 5
4 3 (9.09%) PHP 7
5 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) MiFID
1 12 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (54.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Zend