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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 503 455 477
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +22
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 86 104 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.30% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 83 45
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£350 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OO PHP
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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
37611 35073 32579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.56% 74.26% 72.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25023 22021 19511
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1075 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +3 53 £370 +13.84% 17
South West -20 11 £375 +15.38% 9
South East -13 9 £338 -3.57% 16
North West -16 5 £275 -8.33% 7
East Midlands +3 3 £246 -13.59% 4
Yorkshire -12 2 £263 -12.50% 10
East of England -20 2 £238 -5.00% 6
West Midlands -17 1 £275 +4.76% 8
North East - - - - 2
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OO PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 216 (99.54%) PHP
2 207 (95.39%) OO
3 133 (61.29%) MySQL
4 112 (51.61%) HTML
5 110 (50.69%) CSS
6 109 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
7 104 (47.93%) JavaScript
8 93 (42.86%) MVC
9 87 (40.09%) TDD
10 85 (39.17%) Symfony
11 84 (38.71%) Zend
12 83 (38.25%) jQuery
13 75 (34.56%) PHP5
14 70 (32.26%) Git (software)
15 57 (26.27%) LAMP
16 52 (23.96%) Linux
17 51 (23.50%) Web Services
18 43 (19.82%) Scrum
19 41 (18.89%) Subversion
20 40 (18.43%) HTML5
21 38 (17.51%) Apache
22 36 (16.59%) CodeIgniter
23 35 (16.13%) CSS3
23 35 (16.13%) AngularJS
24 32 (14.75%) XML
25 31 (14.29%) Laravel
26 30 (13.82%) RESTful
27 29 (13.36%) Finance
28 28 (12.90%) Ajax
28 28 (12.90%) BDD

OO PHP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 38 (17.51%) Apache
2 25 (11.52%) Drupal
3 21 (9.68%) CMS
4 16 (7.37%) WordPress
5 8 (3.69%) Joomla!
6 7 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.84%) Node.js
8 3 (1.38%) nginx
9 2 (0.92%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.92%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.46%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 2 (0.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.46%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (5.07%) Magento
2 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.38%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.76%) Internet
2 3 (1.38%) HTTP
2 3 (1.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.46%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.46%) PBX
3 1 (0.46%) VoIP
3 1 (0.46%) RFID
3 1 (0.46%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (61.29%) MySQL
2 20 (9.22%) Relational Database
3 16 (7.37%) Redis
4 15 (6.91%) NoSQL
5 12 (5.53%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.15%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.84%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.92%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.92%) Riak
9 2 (0.92%) BigTable
10 1 (0.46%) Big Data
10 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 70 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 41 (18.89%) Subversion
3 22 (10.14%) JIRA
3 22 (10.14%) Mercurial
4 16 (7.37%) PHPUnit
5 11 (5.07%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.76%) FogBugz
6 6 (2.76%) Trac
6 6 (2.76%) Redmine
7 3 (1.38%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.38%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.92%) Selenium
8 2 (0.92%) Hudson
8 2 (0.92%) Behat
8 2 (0.92%) Grunt
9 1 (0.46%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.46%) Bower
9 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.46%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (13.36%) Finance
2 20 (9.22%) Marketing
3 5 (2.30%) Advertising
3 5 (2.30%) Banking
3 5 (2.30%) Retail
4 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.92%) Games
5 2 (0.92%) French Language
5 2 (0.92%) Legal
6 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.46%) Publishing
6 1 (0.46%) Front Office
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) German Language
Job Titles
1 197 (90.78%) Developer
2 166 (76.50%) PHP Developer
3 35 (16.13%) Senior Developer
4 25 (11.52%) Senior PHP Developer
5 24 (11.06%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 21 (9.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 13 (5.99%) Web Developer
8 8 (3.69%) OO PHP Developer
8 8 (3.69%) Drupal Developer
9 6 (2.76%) Senior Web Developer
9 6 (2.76%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (2.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 4 (1.84%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 4 (1.84%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (1.84%) PHP Zend Developer
10 4 (1.84%) Magento Developer
11 3 (1.38%) PHP Magento Developer
11 3 (1.38%) Software Engineer
12 2 (0.92%) Python Developer
12 2 (0.92%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (51.61%) HTML
2 110 (50.69%) CSS
3 85 (39.17%) Symfony
4 83 (38.25%) jQuery
5 57 (26.27%) LAMP
6 51 (23.50%) Web Services
7 40 (18.43%) HTML5
8 36 (16.59%) CodeIgniter
9 35 (16.13%) CSS3
9 35 (16.13%) AngularJS
10 32 (14.75%) XML
11 31 (14.29%) Laravel
12 30 (13.82%) RESTful
13 28 (12.90%) Ajax
14 20 (9.22%) JSON
15 18 (8.29%) REST
15 18 (8.29%) Memcached
16 17 (7.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (5.99%) SOAP
17 13 (5.99%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.53%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.69%) Open Source
3 7 (3.23%) User Experience
4 3 (1.38%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.38%) Social Media
4 3 (1.38%) E-Learning
4 3 (1.38%) SCORM
5 2 (0.92%) Derivative
5 2 (0.92%) Social Network
5 2 (0.92%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.92%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.46%) Kinect
6 1 (0.46%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.46%) W3C
6 1 (0.46%) Blog
6 1 (0.46%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 52 (23.96%) Linux
2 18 (8.29%) UNIX
3 12 (5.53%) Windows
4 7 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.76%) Debian
5 6 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.84%) CentOS
7 3 (1.38%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.38%) Android
8 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (95.39%) OO
2 109 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (42.86%) MVC
4 87 (40.09%) TDD
5 43 (19.82%) Scrum
6 28 (12.90%) BDD
7 23 (10.60%) E-Commerce
8 17 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (7.37%) OOP
10 11 (5.07%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (5.07%) Unit Testing
11 9 (4.15%) Software Engineering
12 7 (3.23%) Web Development
12 7 (3.23%) Pair Programming
13 6 (2.76%) Project Management
14 5 (2.30%) Responsive Web Design
15 4 (1.84%) Kanban
15 4 (1.84%) Dependency Injection
16 3 (1.38%) Android Development
16 3 (1.38%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 216 (99.54%) PHP
2 104 (47.93%) JavaScript
3 75 (34.56%) PHP5
4 24 (11.06%) Java
5 23 (10.60%) SQL
6 20 (9.22%) Python
7 11 (5.07%) Ruby
8 8 (3.69%) C
9 7 (3.23%) Perl
10 6 (2.76%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.30%) C++
12 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.92%) Scala
12 2 (0.92%) Golang
13 1 (0.46%) Clojure
13 1 (0.46%) Groovy
13 1 (0.46%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 18 (8.29%) Degree
2 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.84%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.84%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (3.69%) Puppet
2 6 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.38%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.46%) Ansible
4 1 (0.46%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 84 (38.71%) Zend
2 11 (5.07%) New Relic
3 9 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (3.69%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.76%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.30%) Facebook
7 4 (1.84%) Google
7 4 (1.84%) Oracle
7 4 (1.84%) Twitter
8 3 (1.38%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.92%) HP
10 1 (0.46%) Adobe
10 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
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