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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO PHP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 579 503 473
Rank change year-on-year
-76 -30
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 50 103 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.100% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.26% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 78 97
Median daily rate £328 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.72% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OO PHP
UK

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
41115 39220 37496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.13% 79.37% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27556 25280 24056
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1120 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

OO PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO PHP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -46 22 £425 +18.05% 13
South East -29 9 £325 +8.33% 9
West Midlands - 6 £275 - 8
Yorkshire +2 4 £450 +56.52% 11
East Midlands - 4 £246 - 5
North West -12 2 £300 +29.72% 17
South West - 2 £278 - 6
East of England +5 1 £225 -10.00% 1
OO PHP
UK

OO PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for OO PHP.

1 118 (99.16%) PHP
2 99 (83.19%) OO
3 81 (68.07%) JavaScript
4 76 (63.87%) MySQL
5 73 (61.34%) CSS
6 71 (59.66%) HTML
7 60 (50.42%) MVC
8 51 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (36.97%) jQuery
10 38 (31.93%) LAMP
11 36 (30.25%) Git (software)
12 35 (29.41%) HTML5
13 33 (27.73%) Zend
14 31 (26.05%) Web Development
14 31 (26.05%) Linux
14 31 (26.05%) CSS3
15 30 (25.21%) Symfony
16 26 (21.85%) Scrum
16 26 (21.85%) Laravel
17 24 (20.17%) CMS
17 24 (20.17%) TDD
18 22 (18.49%) RESTful
19 20 (16.81%) Zend Framework
19 20 (16.81%) SQL
20 19 (15.97%) Apache
21 18 (15.13%) Web Services
21 18 (15.13%) Magento
21 18 (15.13%) WordPress
22 17 (14.29%) E-Commerce
23 16 (13.45%) Drupal

OO PHP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 24 (20.17%) CMS
2 19 (15.97%) Apache
3 18 (15.13%) WordPress
4 16 (13.45%) Drupal
5 8 (6.72%) Node.js
6 5 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.68%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.68%) Confluence
7 2 (1.68%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (1.68%) nginx
8 1 (0.84%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.84%) concrete5
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (15.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (6.72%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (6.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.04%) Network Security
2 2 (1.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.84%) DNS
3 1 (0.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.84%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (63.87%) MySQL
2 8 (6.72%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.36%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.68%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.84%) Redis
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (30.25%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.61%) PHPUnit
3 11 (9.24%) Subversion
4 9 (7.56%) Grunt
4 9 (7.56%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.04%) JIRA
5 6 (5.04%) Vagrant
6 4 (3.36%) gulp
7 3 (2.52%) Bower
8 2 (1.68%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.68%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.84%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.84%) Mockito
General
1 13 (10.92%) Retail
2 3 (2.52%) Finance
3 2 (1.68%) Advertising
3 2 (1.68%) Marketing
3 2 (1.68%) Publishing
4 1 (0.84%) Automotive
4 1 (0.84%) Banking
4 1 (0.84%) Legal
4 1 (0.84%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (93.28%) Developer
2 86 (72.27%) PHP Developer
3 18 (15.13%) Senior Developer
4 13 (10.92%) Magento Developer
5 12 (10.08%) Senior PHP Developer
6 11 (9.24%) LAMP Developer
6 11 (9.24%) MySQL Developer
6 11 (9.24%) PHP Magento Developer
7 10 (8.40%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (8.40%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 10 (8.40%) Symfony Developer
7 10 (8.40%) WordPress Developer
8 9 (7.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 8 (6.72%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 8 (6.72%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 7 (5.88%) Architect
10 7 (5.88%) PHP Zend Developer
10 7 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.20%) Web Developer
12 4 (3.36%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (61.34%) CSS
2 71 (59.66%) HTML
3 44 (36.97%) jQuery
4 38 (31.93%) LAMP
5 35 (29.41%) HTML5
6 31 (26.05%) CSS3
7 30 (25.21%) Symfony
8 26 (21.85%) Laravel
9 22 (18.49%) RESTful
10 20 (16.81%) Zend Framework
11 18 (15.13%) Web Services
12 15 (12.61%) CodeIgniter
13 13 (10.92%) Sass
14 11 (9.24%) XML
15 10 (8.40%) JSON
16 9 (7.56%) Doctrine
16 9 (7.56%) SOAP
16 9 (7.56%) Yii
17 8 (6.72%) REST
17 8 (6.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.72%) Digital Media
2 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.36%) User Experience
3 3 (2.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.84%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.05%) Linux
2 5 (4.20%) CentOS
2 5 (4.20%) Ubuntu
3 4 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.52%) Unix
4 3 (2.52%) Windows
5 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.84%) Debian
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (83.19%) OO
2 60 (50.42%) MVC
3 51 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (26.05%) Web Development
5 26 (21.85%) Scrum
6 24 (20.17%) TDD
7 17 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 13 (10.92%) OOP
9 11 (9.24%) DevOps
10 10 (8.40%) Front End Development
10 10 (8.40%) Web Application Development
11 9 (7.56%) Open Source
11 9 (7.56%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.72%) BDD
12 8 (6.72%) Content Management
12 8 (6.72%) CRM
12 8 (6.72%) Migration
13 7 (5.88%) Software Architecture
14 6 (5.04%) ERP
14 6 (5.04%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 118 (99.16%) PHP
2 81 (68.07%) JavaScript
3 20 (16.81%) SQL
4 14 (11.76%) PHP 5
5 9 (7.56%) Java
6 7 (5.88%) Perl
6 7 (5.88%) Ruby
7 1 (0.84%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.84%) Go
7 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.36%) Degree
2 3 (2.52%) CCNP
2 3 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (27.73%) Zend
2 8 (6.72%) RedDot
3 2 (1.68%) Google
4 1 (0.84%) Adobe
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
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