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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 473 457 452
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 83 73 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 61 46
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34844 33254 29955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.43% 74.76% 72.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22736 20646 18101
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1059 1253
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -12.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +3 47 £370 +13.84% 14
South East -13 12 £288 -19.29% 14
North West -2 8 £278 -7.50% 15
South West -29 7 £400 +23.07% 17
Yorkshire +3 3 £275 -31.25% 8
East Midlands - 3 £246 - 6
East of England -1 2 £238 +5.55% 4
West Midlands -1 1 £275 -8.33% 6
North East - - - - 1
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OO PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 201 (99.50%) PHP
2 192 (95.05%) OO
3 117 (57.92%) MySQL
4 108 (53.47%) CSS
5 107 (52.97%) HTML
6 106 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
7 103 (50.99%) JavaScript
8 82 (40.59%) MVC
9 78 (38.61%) TDD
10 74 (36.63%) Symfony
11 72 (35.64%) Zend
12 65 (32.18%) jQuery
13 59 (29.21%) Git (software)
14 58 (28.71%) LAMP
15 56 (27.72%) PHP5
16 47 (23.27%) Web Services
17 44 (21.78%) Scrum
18 40 (19.80%) Linux
19 36 (17.82%) AngularJS
20 35 (17.33%) Subversion
21 33 (16.34%) Drupal
21 33 (16.34%) HTML5
22 31 (15.35%) CSS3
23 29 (14.36%) XML
24 27 (13.37%) Laravel
25 26 (12.87%) BDD
25 26 (12.87%) RESTful
25 26 (12.87%) Apache
26 25 (12.38%) CodeIgniter
27 23 (11.39%) CMS

OO PHP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 33 (16.34%) Drupal
2 26 (12.87%) Apache
3 23 (11.39%) CMS
4 16 (7.92%) WordPress
5 8 (3.96%) Joomla!
6 7 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.98%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (0.99%) Node.js
8 2 (0.99%) nginx
8 2 (0.99%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.50%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (6.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.97%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (0.50%) PBX
2 1 (0.50%) VoIP
2 1 (0.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (57.92%) MySQL
2 16 (7.92%) Redis
2 16 (7.92%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.93%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.94%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.96%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.97%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.99%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.99%) Riak
8 2 (0.99%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 59 (29.21%) Git (software)
2 35 (17.33%) Subversion
3 21 (10.40%) JIRA
4 17 (8.42%) Mercurial
5 14 (6.93%) PHPUnit
6 11 (5.45%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.49%) FogBugz
7 3 (1.49%) Trac
7 3 (1.49%) Redmine
7 3 (1.49%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.49%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.99%) Hudson
9 1 (0.50%) Selenium
9 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.50%) Behat
9 1 (0.50%) Grunt
9 1 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.50%) Bower
General
1 23 (11.39%) Finance
2 20 (9.90%) Marketing
3 7 (3.47%) Advertising
4 4 (1.98%) Retail
5 3 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.99%) Legal
6 2 (0.99%) Games
6 2 (0.99%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.50%) German Language
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 187 (92.57%) Developer
2 153 (75.74%) PHP Developer
3 31 (15.35%) Senior Developer
4 23 (11.39%) Senior PHP Developer
5 20 (9.90%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 17 (8.42%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 16 (7.92%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.95%) Drupal Developer
9 8 (3.96%) OO PHP Developer
10 6 (2.97%) Magento Developer
10 6 (2.97%) Senior Web Developer
11 5 (2.48%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 5 (2.48%) PHP Zend Developer
11 5 (2.48%) PHP Web Developer
11 5 (2.48%) LAMP Developer
12 4 (1.98%) PHP Drupal Developer
13 3 (1.49%) Front-End Developer
13 3 (1.49%) PHP Magento Developer
13 3 (1.49%) PHP Programmer
13 3 (1.49%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (53.47%) CSS
2 107 (52.97%) HTML
3 74 (36.63%) Symfony
4 65 (32.18%) jQuery
5 58 (28.71%) LAMP
6 47 (23.27%) Web Services
7 36 (17.82%) AngularJS
8 33 (16.34%) HTML5
9 31 (15.35%) CSS3
10 29 (14.36%) XML
11 27 (13.37%) Laravel
12 26 (12.87%) RESTful
13 25 (12.38%) CodeIgniter
14 18 (8.91%) Ajax
14 18 (8.91%) JSON
15 17 (8.42%) REST
15 17 (8.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (6.44%) Memcached
16 13 (6.44%) SOAP
17 12 (5.94%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.46%) Open Source
2 8 (3.96%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.47%) User Experience
4 5 (2.48%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.49%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.49%) E-Learning
5 3 (1.49%) SCORM
6 2 (0.99%) Derivative
6 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.99%) Social Media
7 1 (0.50%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.50%) DTV
7 1 (0.50%) Clustering
7 1 (0.50%) Blog
7 1 (0.50%) Social Network
7 1 (0.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.80%) Linux
2 15 (7.43%) UNIX
3 10 (4.95%) Windows
4 8 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.97%) Debian
6 4 (1.98%) CentOS
7 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.99%) Android
8 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (95.05%) OO
2 106 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (40.59%) MVC
4 78 (38.61%) TDD
5 44 (21.78%) Scrum
6 26 (12.87%) BDD
7 22 (10.89%) E-Commerce
8 16 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (7.43%) Unit Testing
10 12 (5.94%) OOP
11 10 (4.95%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (4.46%) Web Development
13 8 (3.96%) Software Engineering
14 6 (2.97%) Pair Programming
15 5 (2.48%) Content Management
15 5 (2.48%) Responsive Web Design
16 4 (1.98%) DevOps
16 4 (1.98%) Dependency Injection
17 3 (1.49%) Integration Testing
17 3 (1.49%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 201 (99.50%) PHP
2 103 (50.99%) JavaScript
3 56 (27.72%) PHP5
4 18 (8.91%) Java
5 17 (8.42%) SQL
5 17 (8.42%) Python
6 7 (3.47%) Ruby
7 4 (1.98%) Perl
7 4 (1.98%) C
8 3 (1.49%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.99%) C++
10 1 (0.50%) Groovy
10 1 (0.50%) Scala
10 1 (0.50%) Clojure
10 1 (0.50%) Golang
Qualifications
1 14 (6.93%) Degree
2 5 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.48%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (3.96%) Puppet
2 6 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.99%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.50%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 72 (35.64%) Zend
2 10 (4.95%) New Relic
3 9 (4.46%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.97%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.48%) Oracle
5 5 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.98%) Google
6 4 (1.98%) Facebook
6 4 (1.98%) Twitter
7 3 (1.49%) HP
8 1 (0.50%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.50%) SAP
8 1 (0.50%) Adobe
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