Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 73 85
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12 -41
Contract jobs citing PHP 8 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.76% 1.03% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 2.82% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 8
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +60.00% -18.37%
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 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 390 461 496
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 37.18% 36.56% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 253 317
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.84% +5.00%
10th Percentile £295 £261 £281
90th Percentile £566 £525 £520
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 16
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +14.67% +25.21%
10th Percentile £41.35 £33.75 £29.38
90th Percentile £50.93 £50.00 £50.00
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 West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in West Sussex

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHP in West Sussex

PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHP in West Sussex

PHP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHP in West Sussex

PHP
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West 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
Worthing -3 3 £440 -13.09% 1
Chichester - 2 £303 -
Crawley -3 1 £400 - 2
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 West Sussex region with a requirement for PHP.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Drupal
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) CMS
3 3 (37.50%) SUSE
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) Sass
3 3 (37.50%) Case Management
4 2 (25.00%) Demandware
4 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (25.00%) Android Development
4 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Migration

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 5 (62.50%) Drupal
2 3 (37.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum Master
1 2 (25.00%) Web Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Web Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) CSS3
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
1 3 (37.50%) Sass
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) SUSE
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Case Management
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Demandware
1 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com