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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 476 440 508
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +68
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 113 113 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.32% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 86 42
Average daily rate
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£350 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
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
39087 35732 35760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.81% 74.62% 72.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25636 22661 21299
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 £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1093 1059 1320
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.30 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.99 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +7 70 £360 +4.72% 26
South East -17 14 £388 +19.23% 14
North West -13 12 £294 -2.08% 12
South West - 8 £363 - 6
West Midlands -5 5 £375 +57.89% 8
East Midlands -5 1 £200 -28.57% 8
Yorkshire -11 1 £313 - 11
North East - 1 £275 - 6
East of England - - - - 6
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OO PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 200 (100.00%) PHP
2 191 (95.50%) OO
3 128 (64.00%) MySQL
4 106 (53.00%) HTML
5 102 (51.00%) CSS
6 97 (48.50%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (46.50%) JavaScript
8 85 (42.50%) MVC
9 80 (40.00%) TDD
9 80 (40.00%) Zend
10 78 (39.00%) Symfony
11 77 (38.50%) jQuery
11 77 (38.50%) Git (software)
12 76 (38.00%) PHP5
13 60 (30.00%) LAMP
14 58 (29.00%) Linux
15 48 (24.00%) Subversion
16 46 (23.00%) Web Services
17 41 (20.50%) Apache
18 40 (20.00%) HTML5
19 35 (17.50%) Ajax
20 34 (17.00%) CodeIgniter
21 33 (16.50%) Scrum
21 33 (16.50%) XML
21 33 (16.50%) CSS3
22 28 (14.00%) Finance
23 27 (13.50%) SQL
24 26 (13.00%) AngularJS
25 24 (12.00%) Laravel
26 23 (11.50%) Relational Database

OO PHP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 41 (20.50%) Apache
2 21 (10.50%) CMS
3 15 (7.50%) Drupal
4 10 (5.00%) WordPress
5 6 (3.00%) nginx
6 5 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.50%) Node.js
8 2 (1.00%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.50%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (1.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (5.00%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.50%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.50%) GitHub
2 1 (0.50%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.00%) Internet
2 3 (1.50%) HTTP
2 3 (1.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.50%) DNS
3 1 (0.50%) RFID
3 1 (0.50%) Firewall
3 1 (0.50%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (64.00%) MySQL
2 23 (11.50%) Relational Database
3 16 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.50%) NoSQL
5 10 (5.00%) Redis
5 10 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.50%) Big Data
7 3 (1.50%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.50%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.50%) Riak
8 1 (0.50%) BigTable
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 77 (38.50%) Git (software)
2 48 (24.00%) Subversion
3 23 (11.50%) Mercurial
4 19 (9.50%) JIRA
5 18 (9.00%) PHPUnit
6 10 (5.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.00%) FogBugz
7 8 (4.00%) Trac
7 8 (4.00%) Redmine
7 8 (4.00%) Behat
8 5 (2.50%) Selenium
9 4 (2.00%) Grunt
10 3 (1.50%) PhantomJS
10 3 (1.50%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.00%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.00%) JSUnit
12 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.50%) Bower
General
1 28 (14.00%) Finance
2 16 (8.00%) Marketing
3 7 (3.50%) Banking
4 4 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.00%) Front Office
5 3 (1.50%) Games
5 3 (1.50%) Retail
5 3 (1.50%) French Language
6 2 (1.00%) Legal
6 2 (1.00%) Publishing
6 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 183 (91.50%) Developer
2 158 (79.00%) PHP Developer
3 30 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 24 (12.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 21 (10.50%) Senior PHP Developer
6 20 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 13 (6.50%) Web Developer
8 7 (3.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 6 (3.00%) OO PHP Developer
9 6 (3.00%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (3.00%) Senior Web Developer
10 5 (2.50%) Software Engineer
10 5 (2.50%) Drupal Developer
11 4 (2.00%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (2.00%) Magento Developer
11 4 (2.00%) PHP Zend Developer
12 3 (1.50%) PHP Magento Developer
12 3 (1.50%) Lead Developer
12 3 (1.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
12 3 (1.50%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (53.00%) HTML
2 102 (51.00%) CSS
3 78 (39.00%) Symfony
4 77 (38.50%) jQuery
5 60 (30.00%) LAMP
6 46 (23.00%) Web Services
7 40 (20.00%) HTML5
8 35 (17.50%) Ajax
9 34 (17.00%) CodeIgniter
10 33 (16.50%) XML
10 33 (16.50%) CSS3
11 26 (13.00%) AngularJS
12 24 (12.00%) Laravel
13 23 (11.50%) RESTful
14 20 (10.00%) JSON
14 20 (10.00%) REST
15 17 (8.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (8.50%) Memcached
16 15 (7.50%) XHTML
17 14 (7.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.50%) Open Source
2 7 (3.50%) User Experience
3 3 (1.50%) Social Media
3 3 (1.50%) E-Learning
3 3 (1.50%) SCORM
3 3 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.00%) Derivative
4 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.00%) GIS
5 1 (0.50%) Clustering
5 1 (0.50%) W3C
5 1 (0.50%) Social Network
5 1 (0.50%) Kinect
5 1 (0.50%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 58 (29.00%) Linux
2 16 (8.00%) UNIX
3 13 (6.50%) Windows
4 7 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.00%) Debian
6 4 (2.00%) CentOS
7 3 (1.50%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.50%) Android
8 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (95.50%) OO
2 97 (48.50%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (42.50%) MVC
4 80 (40.00%) TDD
5 33 (16.50%) Scrum
6 22 (11.00%) BDD
7 20 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (9.50%) E-Commerce
9 18 (9.00%) OOP
10 11 (5.50%) Software Engineering
11 9 (4.50%) Performance Monitoring
12 8 (4.00%) Unit Testing
12 8 (4.00%) Project Management
13 5 (2.50%) Pair Programming
14 4 (2.00%) SEO
14 4 (2.00%) Time Management
14 4 (2.00%) Kanban
14 4 (2.00%) Web Development
14 4 (2.00%) Data Management
14 4 (2.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 200 (100.00%) PHP
2 93 (46.50%) JavaScript
3 76 (38.00%) PHP5
4 27 (13.50%) SQL
5 22 (11.00%) Java
6 15 (7.50%) Python
7 11 (5.50%) Ruby
8 9 (4.50%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.50%) C
9 6 (3.00%) C++
9 6 (3.00%) Perl
10 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.00%) Scala
10 2 (1.00%) Golang
11 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.50%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 22 (11.00%) Degree
2 5 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.00%) QA
2 3 (1.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.50%) Puppet
2 3 (1.50%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.50%) Ansible
3 1 (0.50%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 80 (40.00%) Zend
2 14 (7.00%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (4.50%) New Relic
4 8 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.50%) Oracle
6 5 (2.50%) Facebook
6 5 (2.50%) Twitter
7 3 (1.50%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.50%) Google
8 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.50%) Sybase
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