The table below looks at the statistics for OO PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO PHP over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 70 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.63% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.23% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
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£400 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
704 444 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 73.56% 71.50% 65.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 308 309
Average daily rate £400 £373 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.23% +2.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 27
Average hourly rate £46.25 £28.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.17% -25.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.45 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

OO PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO PHP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

OO PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

OO PHP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

OO PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing OO PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO PHP.

1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
4 6 (66.67%) JIRA
4 6 (66.67%) Symfony
4 6 (66.67%) Zend
4 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 5 (55.56%) Linux
5 5 (55.56%) LAMP
5 5 (55.56%) PHPUnit
6 3 (33.33%) New Relic
6 3 (33.33%) Redis
6 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (33.33%) Memcached
6 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (33.33%) RESTful
6 3 (33.33%) JSON
6 3 (33.33%) PHP5
6 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) XML

OO PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing OO PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) Redis
2 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 6 (66.67%) JIRA
3 5 (55.56%) PHPUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (44.44%) PHP Zend Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Lead PHP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Symfony
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) LAMP
3 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (33.33%) Memcached
3 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) PHP5
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Zend
2 3 (33.33%) New Relic