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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 51 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 17 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.35% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 0.40% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 1
Median daily rate £456 £175 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+160.71% -36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £280 £310
% change year-on-year
+53.57% -9.67%
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
591 499 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.74% 77.13% 71.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 319 311
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £554 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.18 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 17 (100.00%) PHP
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) OO
1 17 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (88.24%) Web Development
2 15 (88.24%) Unix
2 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) Mac OS X
3 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (76.47%) Visualisation
3 13 (76.47%) HTTP
3 13 (76.47%) Jenkins
4 12 (70.59%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (70.59%) Line Management
4 12 (70.59%) Mentoring
4 12 (70.59%) Configuration Management
4 12 (70.59%) Web Design
4 12 (70.59%) Relational Database
5 3 (17.65%) Symfony
6 2 (11.76%) PHP 5
6 2 (11.76%) Laravel
6 2 (11.76%) React
6 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) MySQL

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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (76.47%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Senior Developer
3 8 (47.06%) PHP Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Digital Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) Symfony
4 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.76%) Laravel
4 2 (11.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Visualisation
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
1 15 (88.24%) Mac OS X
1 15 (88.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) OO
2 15 (88.24%) Web Development
3 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (70.59%) Configuration Management
4 12 (70.59%) Line Management
4 12 (70.59%) Mentoring
4 12 (70.59%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (70.59%) Web Design
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland