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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 494 466 494
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +28
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 101 119 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 91 56
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£325 £350 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £306 £288
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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
41497 39075 36704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.31% 76.38% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27575 24692 22997
Average daily rate £425 £413 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1127 1093 1036
Average hourly rate £31.00 £24.12 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.52% -19.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -34 57 £350 - 11
South East +1 25 £290 -20.00% 8
East Midlands - 8 £346 - 19
West Midlands +8 3 £350 -6.66% 9
South West -11 3 - - 4
North West -37 3 £320 +18.51% 18
Yorkshire -27 1 £301 +0.16% 9
North East - 1 £320 - 2
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OO PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 209 (99.05%) PHP
2 194 (91.94%) OO
3 150 (71.09%) JavaScript
4 123 (58.29%) MySQL
5 119 (56.40%) HTML
6 112 (53.08%) CSS
7 97 (45.97%) Agile Software Development
8 79 (37.44%) Git (software)
9 67 (31.75%) jQuery
10 65 (30.81%) Zend
11 60 (28.44%) MVC
12 55 (26.07%) LAMP
12 55 (26.07%) Symfony
13 51 (24.17%) Drupal
13 51 (24.17%) TDD
14 50 (23.70%) Linux
14 50 (23.70%) Laravel
15 41 (19.43%) Apache
16 37 (17.54%) Subversion
17 36 (17.06%) SQL
18 33 (15.64%) E-Commerce
18 33 (15.64%) Scrum
18 33 (15.64%) MongoDB
19 30 (14.22%) PHP5
20 28 (13.27%) Web Services
20 28 (13.27%) PHPUnit
20 28 (13.27%) HTML5
21 26 (12.32%) BDD
22 25 (11.85%) AngularJS
22 25 (11.85%) Perl

OO PHP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 51 (24.17%) Drupal
2 41 (19.43%) Apache
3 24 (11.37%) WordPress
4 23 (10.90%) CMS
5 11 (5.21%) Node.js
5 11 (5.21%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.37%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.42%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.42%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.47%) Confluence
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.47%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (2.84%) Photoshop
1 6 (2.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.47%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (7.11%) Magento
2 3 (1.42%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.37%) SaaS
2 5 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.37%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.95%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.47%) Heroku
4 1 (0.47%) GitHub
4 1 (0.47%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.37%) HTTP
2 4 (1.90%) Internet
3 3 (1.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (58.29%) MySQL
2 33 (15.64%) MongoDB
3 14 (6.64%) Redis
4 13 (6.16%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.21%) Big Data
5 11 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (4.74%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.47%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 79 (37.44%) Git (software)
2 37 (17.54%) Subversion
3 28 (13.27%) PHPUnit
4 16 (7.58%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.74%) Selenium
6 7 (3.32%) Behat
7 6 (2.84%) gulp
7 6 (2.84%) Grunt
8 5 (2.37%) Bower
9 4 (1.90%) JIRA
10 3 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (1.42%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.42%) Hudson
11 2 (0.95%) Redmine
11 2 (0.95%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.95%) FogBugz
11 2 (0.95%) Trac
General
1 8 (3.79%) Finance
2 7 (3.32%) Retail
3 5 (2.37%) Marketing
4 2 (0.95%) Publishing
4 2 (0.95%) Games
4 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 201 (95.26%) Developer
2 136 (64.45%) PHP Developer
3 21 (9.95%) Web Developer
4 19 (9.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 14 (6.64%) Senior Developer
6 13 (6.16%) Drupal Developer
7 12 (5.69%) Magento Developer
8 11 (5.21%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 11 (5.21%) Senior PHP Developer
9 10 (4.74%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 10 (4.74%) OO PHP Developer
10 9 (4.27%) Perl Developer
11 8 (3.79%) LAMP Developer
12 7 (3.32%) PHP Symfony Developer
13 6 (2.84%) PHP Zend Developer
14 4 (1.90%) Front-End Developer
14 4 (1.90%) PHP Web Developer
15 3 (1.42%) PHP Programmer
15 3 (1.42%) Software Engineer
15 3 (1.42%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (56.40%) HTML
2 112 (53.08%) CSS
3 67 (31.75%) jQuery
4 55 (26.07%) Symfony
4 55 (26.07%) LAMP
5 50 (23.70%) Laravel
6 28 (13.27%) Web Services
6 28 (13.27%) HTML5
7 25 (11.85%) AngularJS
8 23 (10.90%) REST
9 22 (10.43%) CSS3
9 22 (10.43%) JSON
10 21 (9.95%) Ajax
11 20 (9.48%) Sass
12 17 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (8.06%) Zend Framework
13 16 (7.58%) XHTML
14 15 (7.11%) CodeIgniter
14 15 (7.11%) RabbitMQ
15 12 (5.69%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.64%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.69%) User Experience
3 7 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.37%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.95%) Blog
5 2 (0.95%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.47%) Social Media
6 1 (0.47%) Online Games
6 1 (0.47%) W3C
6 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.47%) Cybernetics
6 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 50 (23.70%) Linux
2 7 (3.32%) CentOS
3 6 (2.84%) UNIX
3 6 (2.84%) Windows
4 5 (2.37%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.95%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (91.94%) OO
2 97 (45.97%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (28.44%) MVC
4 51 (24.17%) TDD
5 33 (15.64%) Scrum
5 33 (15.64%) E-Commerce
6 26 (12.32%) BDD
7 24 (11.37%) Unit Testing
8 20 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (8.06%) Open Source
10 13 (6.16%) Web Development
11 11 (5.21%) OOP
12 10 (4.74%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (4.27%) SOA
14 8 (3.79%) Software Engineering
14 8 (3.79%) DevOps
15 7 (3.32%) Mentoring
15 7 (3.32%) Pair Programming
15 7 (3.32%) Workflow
16 6 (2.84%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 209 (99.05%) PHP
2 150 (71.09%) JavaScript
3 36 (17.06%) SQL
4 30 (14.22%) PHP5
5 25 (11.85%) Perl
6 19 (9.00%) Java
7 18 (8.53%) Python
8 7 (3.32%) C#
9 5 (2.37%) C
10 3 (1.42%) C++
10 3 (1.42%) Apex Code
10 3 (1.42%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.42%) Ruby
11 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (4.74%) Degree
2 8 (3.79%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.74%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (2.84%) Varnish
2 2 (0.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (8.06%) Puppet
1 17 (8.06%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.42%) Salt
4 1 (0.47%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 65 (30.81%) Zend
2 6 (2.84%) Red Hat
3 5 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (2.37%) Oracle
4 4 (1.90%) Adobe
5 3 (1.42%) Eloqua
5 3 (1.42%) Siebel
5 3 (1.42%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.95%) Google
6 2 (0.95%) Twitter
7 1 (0.47%) Facebook
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