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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 500 490 452
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -38
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 64 56 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 48 51
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
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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
36276 34482 29909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.17% 75.38% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23210 21106 18166
Average daily rate £425 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 964 1079 1107
Average hourly rate £28.19 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.33 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -14 39 £400 +6.66% 19
South East -24 8 £275 -29.03% 12
North West -11 5 £275 -4.34% 24
South West -19 4 £393 +25.60% 15
Yorkshire -10 3 £275 -20.00% 5
East of England +4 2 £238 +5.55% 3
East Midlands - 2 £293 - 4
West Midlands -6 1 £325 +18.18% 13
North East - - - -
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OO PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 165 (99.40%) PHP
2 154 (92.77%) OO
3 92 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (55.42%) MySQL
4 90 (54.22%) JavaScript
5 89 (53.61%) CSS
6 88 (53.01%) HTML
7 64 (38.55%) TDD
8 61 (36.75%) MVC
9 56 (33.73%) Symfony
10 52 (31.33%) Zend
11 51 (30.72%) jQuery
12 43 (25.90%) LAMP
13 41 (24.70%) Scrum
14 39 (23.49%) Git (software)
15 31 (18.67%) HTML5
15 31 (18.67%) AngularJS
16 30 (18.07%) Web Services
17 29 (17.47%) PHP5
18 28 (16.87%) Drupal
18 28 (16.87%) Linux
18 28 (16.87%) CSS3
19 23 (13.86%) BDD
19 23 (13.86%) XML
19 23 (13.86%) E-Commerce
20 21 (12.65%) Marketing
21 20 (12.05%) CMS
21 20 (12.05%) RESTful
22 19 (11.45%) Laravel
22 19 (11.45%) CodeIgniter

OO PHP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 28 (16.87%) Drupal
2 20 (12.05%) CMS
3 17 (10.24%) Apache
4 14 (8.43%) WordPress
5 8 (4.82%) Joomla!
6 7 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.41%) nginx
8 3 (1.81%) ExpressionEngine
8 3 (1.81%) Node.js
9 2 (1.20%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.60%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (7.83%) Magento
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (0.60%) PBX
2 1 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (55.42%) MySQL
2 14 (8.43%) Redis
3 13 (7.83%) NoSQL
4 12 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (6.02%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.61%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.81%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.20%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.20%) Riak
8 2 (1.20%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 39 (23.49%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.84%) Subversion
2 18 (10.84%) JIRA
3 13 (7.83%) PHPUnit
4 10 (6.02%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.81%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.81%) Behat
5 3 (1.81%) Jasmine
5 3 (1.81%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.20%) Hudson
7 1 (0.60%) Redmine
7 1 (0.60%) Selenium
7 1 (0.60%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.60%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.60%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.60%) FogBugz
7 1 (0.60%) Trac
7 1 (0.60%) Grunt
7 1 (0.60%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.60%) Bower
General
1 21 (12.65%) Marketing
2 14 (8.43%) Finance
3 7 (4.22%) Advertising
4 4 (2.41%) Retail
5 3 (1.81%) Games
5 3 (1.81%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.20%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Publishing
7 1 (0.60%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) German Language
Job Titles
1 153 (92.17%) Developer
2 118 (71.08%) PHP Developer
3 23 (13.86%) Senior Developer
4 16 (9.64%) Senior PHP Developer
5 13 (7.83%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 12 (7.23%) Web Developer
7 10 (6.02%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 10 (6.02%) Drupal Developer
8 7 (4.22%) Magento Developer
9 6 (3.61%) OO PHP Developer
9 6 (3.61%) LAMP Developer
10 5 (3.01%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 4 (2.41%) PHP Zend Developer
11 4 (2.41%) Senior Web Developer
12 3 (1.81%) Architect
12 3 (1.81%) Front-End Developer
12 3 (1.81%) Python Developer
13 2 (1.20%) Senior Python Developer
13 2 (1.20%) PHP Drupal Developer
13 2 (1.20%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (53.61%) CSS
2 88 (53.01%) HTML
3 56 (33.73%) Symfony
4 51 (30.72%) jQuery
5 43 (25.90%) LAMP
6 31 (18.67%) HTML5
6 31 (18.67%) AngularJS
7 30 (18.07%) Web Services
8 28 (16.87%) CSS3
9 23 (13.86%) XML
10 20 (12.05%) RESTful
11 19 (11.45%) Laravel
11 19 (11.45%) CodeIgniter
12 14 (8.43%) JSON
13 13 (7.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (7.83%) REST
14 12 (7.23%) Ajax
15 11 (6.63%) Backbone.js
16 10 (6.02%) Memcached
16 10 (6.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.42%) Open Source
2 5 (3.01%) User Experience
3 4 (2.41%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.60%) Blog
5 1 (0.60%) Social Network
5 1 (0.60%) Online Games
5 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.60%) DTV
5 1 (0.60%) Clustering
5 1 (0.60%) Derivative
5 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.60%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (0.60%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.87%) Linux
2 12 (7.23%) UNIX
3 4 (2.41%) Windows
4 3 (1.81%) CentOS
4 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.20%) Debian
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (92.77%) OO
2 92 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (38.55%) TDD
4 61 (36.75%) MVC
5 41 (24.70%) Scrum
6 23 (13.86%) E-Commerce
6 23 (13.86%) BDD
7 17 (10.24%) Unit Testing
8 14 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (6.02%) Web Development
10 9 (5.42%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (4.22%) OOP
12 5 (3.01%) Content Management
12 5 (3.01%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (3.01%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (2.41%) Software Engineering
13 4 (2.41%) Pair Programming
14 3 (1.81%) SEO
14 3 (1.81%) CRM
14 3 (1.81%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 165 (99.40%) PHP
2 90 (54.22%) JavaScript
3 29 (17.47%) PHP5
4 15 (9.04%) Python
5 11 (6.63%) SQL
5 11 (6.63%) Java
6 6 (3.61%) Ruby
7 5 (3.01%) Perl
8 1 (0.60%) C
8 1 (0.60%) C#
8 1 (0.60%) C++
8 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.60%) PHP4
8 1 (0.60%) Groovy
8 1 (0.60%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (2.41%) Degree
1 4 (2.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.01%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (5.42%) Puppet
2 7 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.81%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.60%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 52 (31.33%) Zend
2 9 (5.42%) New Relic
3 4 (2.41%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.81%) HP
4 3 (1.81%) Oracle
4 3 (1.81%) Twitter
5 2 (1.20%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.20%) Google
5 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.60%) Perforce
6 1 (0.60%) Adobe
6 1 (0.60%) SAP
6 1 (0.60%) Facebook
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