The table below looks at the statistics for OO PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO PHP over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 64 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £283 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.04% -5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OO PHP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
599 618 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.61% 74.82% 68.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 420 258
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.85 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

OO PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing OO PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OO PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO PHP across the Birmingham region.

OO PHP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

OO PHP
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for OO PHP.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) MVC

OO PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP