The table below looks at the statistics for OO PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO PHP over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 470 490 487
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 113 75 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 53 70
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £175.00 -
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38157 35471 37978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.55% 73.71% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24108 22248 22476
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1089 974 1367
Average hourly rate £23.00 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.36% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

OO PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OO PHP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OO PHP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OO PHP Daily Rate Trend in England

OO PHP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO PHP across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

OO PHP Daily Rate Histogram in England

OO PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO PHP across the England region.

OO PHP Hourly Rate Trend in England

OO PHP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO PHP within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +46 81 £358 +10.00% 34
South East -7 13 £363 +20.83% 12
North West -2 10 £270 +8.00% 17
South West -31 6 £344 +14.58% 3
Yorkshire -3 3 £300 -4.00% 7
East Midlands - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 4
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OO PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 231 (99.57%) PHP
2 228 (98.28%) OO
3 151 (65.09%) MySQL
4 133 (57.33%) HTML
5 123 (53.02%) CSS
6 119 (51.29%) JavaScript
7 99 (42.67%) Zend
8 97 (41.81%) PHP5
9 93 (40.09%) Git (software)
10 86 (37.07%) TDD
11 81 (34.91%) MVC
12 76 (32.76%) jQuery
13 70 (30.17%) Symfony
13 70 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
14 63 (27.16%) Subversion
15 62 (26.72%) Linux
16 54 (23.28%) LAMP
17 50 (21.55%) Ajax
18 46 (19.83%) HTML5
19 44 (18.97%) Apache
20 39 (16.81%) CSS3
21 34 (14.66%) XML
21 34 (14.66%) CodeIgniter
21 34 (14.66%) Scrum
22 33 (14.22%) Web Services
22 33 (14.22%) SQL
23 32 (13.79%) CMS
24 29 (12.50%) PHPUnit
25 27 (11.64%) REST
25 27 (11.64%) BDD

OO PHP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 44 (18.97%) Apache
2 32 (13.79%) CMS
3 20 (8.62%) Drupal
4 10 (4.31%) Node.js
5 9 (3.88%) WordPress
6 7 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (3.02%) nginx
7 3 (1.29%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.29%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (0.86%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.43%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 5 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.16%) Rackspace Cloud
2 3 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.43%) GitHub
3 1 (0.43%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.16%) Internet
1 5 (2.16%) HTTP
2 3 (1.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) DNS
3 1 (0.43%) Firewall
3 1 (0.43%) RFID
3 1 (0.43%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (65.09%) MySQL
2 24 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 22 (9.48%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.74%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.02%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.16%) Redis
7 4 (1.72%) Big Data
8 3 (1.29%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.29%) BigTable
8 3 (1.29%) Riak
8 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.29%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.43%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 93 (40.09%) Git (software)
2 63 (27.16%) Subversion
3 29 (12.50%) PHPUnit
4 22 (9.48%) Mercurial
5 16 (6.90%) Jenkins
6 12 (5.17%) JSUnit
7 10 (4.31%) Behat
8 9 (3.88%) JIRA
9 8 (3.45%) Redmine
9 8 (3.45%) FogBugz
9 8 (3.45%) Trac
9 8 (3.45%) Selenium
10 3 (1.29%) Grunt
10 3 (1.29%) PhantomJS
10 3 (1.29%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.29%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.43%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (9.91%) Finance
2 11 (4.74%) Marketing
3 7 (3.02%) Front Office
4 6 (2.59%) Banking
5 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.72%) Games
7 3 (1.29%) Retail
7 3 (1.29%) Back Office
7 3 (1.29%) French Language
8 2 (0.86%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 213 (91.81%) Developer
2 175 (75.43%) PHP Developer
3 29 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 28 (12.07%) Web Developer
5 21 (9.05%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 21 (9.05%) Senior PHP Developer
6 19 (8.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 12 (5.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 11 (4.74%) PHP Zend Developer
8 11 (4.74%) OO PHP Developer
9 10 (4.31%) Drupal Developer
10 7 (3.02%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 6 (2.59%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (2.16%) Software Engineer
12 5 (2.16%) Magento Developer
12 5 (2.16%) LAMP Developer
13 4 (1.72%) Lead PHP Developer
13 4 (1.72%) Senior Web Developer
13 4 (1.72%) Lead Developer
14 3 (1.29%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (57.33%) HTML
2 123 (53.02%) CSS
3 76 (32.76%) jQuery
4 70 (30.17%) Symfony
5 54 (23.28%) LAMP
6 50 (21.55%) Ajax
7 46 (19.83%) HTML5
8 39 (16.81%) CSS3
9 34 (14.66%) XML
9 34 (14.66%) CodeIgniter
10 33 (14.22%) Web Services
11 27 (11.64%) REST
11 27 (11.64%) AngularJS
12 25 (10.78%) Laravel
13 21 (9.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (7.33%) Zend Framework
14 17 (7.33%) JSON
15 15 (6.47%) RESTful
15 15 (6.47%) XHTML
16 13 (5.60%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.90%) Open Source
2 14 (6.03%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.16%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.29%) GIS
4 3 (1.29%) E-Learning
4 3 (1.29%) SCORM
4 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.86%) Social Media
5 2 (0.86%) Social Network
5 2 (0.86%) AS400
6 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.43%) W3C
6 1 (0.43%) Online Games
6 1 (0.43%) Derivative
6 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.43%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 62 (26.72%) Linux
2 15 (6.47%) Windows
3 13 (5.60%) UNIX
4 5 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.16%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.72%) Debian
5 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.29%) Android
7 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (98.28%) OO
2 86 (37.07%) TDD
3 81 (34.91%) MVC
4 70 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (14.66%) Scrum
6 27 (11.64%) BDD
7 24 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 24 (10.34%) OOP
8 23 (9.91%) E-Commerce
9 12 (5.17%) Benchmarking
9 12 (5.17%) SEO
10 10 (4.31%) Software Engineering
10 10 (4.31%) Web Development
11 8 (3.45%) Integration Testing
11 8 (3.45%) Project Management
11 8 (3.45%) Pair Programming
12 7 (3.02%) System Testing
13 6 (2.59%) Web Design
14 5 (2.16%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 231 (99.57%) PHP
2 119 (51.29%) JavaScript
3 97 (41.81%) PHP5
4 33 (14.22%) SQL
5 21 (9.05%) Java
6 13 (5.60%) Python
7 12 (5.17%) Ruby
8 9 (3.88%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.45%) C
9 8 (3.45%) Perl
10 6 (2.59%) C++
11 4 (1.72%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.29%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.86%) RPG IV
13 2 (0.86%) Scala
13 2 (0.86%) Golang
13 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.86%) RPG
13 2 (0.86%) C#
14 1 (0.43%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 21 (9.05%) Degree
2 11 (4.74%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.74%) QA
2 5 (2.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.86%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.16%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.72%) Puppet
3 3 (1.29%) Ansible
3 3 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 99 (42.67%) Zend
2 14 (6.03%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (3.45%) Oracle
4 6 (2.59%) Rackspace
4 6 (2.59%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.16%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.72%) Facebook
7 2 (0.86%) New Relic
7 2 (0.86%) Twitter
7 2 (0.86%) Google
7 2 (0.86%) Perforce
8 1 (0.43%) Sybase
8 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.43%) Pardot
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