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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO PHP over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 569 506 495
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -11
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 48 120 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 94 80
Median daily rate £375 £334 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £418 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - -
OO PHP
UK

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
40127 40445 38431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.41% 79.69% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26982 26553 24574
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 916 1082 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £50.00 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

OO PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing OO PHP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO PHP within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -35 25 £400 +9.58% 18
South East -12 8 £288 -4.16% 14
Yorkshire -6 6 £325 +13.04% 6
West Midlands - 3 £275 - 7
South West -1 2 £225 - 5
East Midlands - 2 £171 - 4
East of England +12 1 £225 -10.00% 2
North West - 1 £275 - 12
OO PHP
UK

OO PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for OO PHP.

1 121 (100.00%) PHP
2 101 (83.47%) OO
3 87 (71.90%) JavaScript
4 77 (63.64%) MySQL
5 75 (61.98%) CSS
6 73 (60.33%) HTML
7 59 (48.76%) MVC
8 53 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (37.19%) jQuery
10 41 (33.88%) HTML5
11 40 (33.06%) LAMP
12 34 (28.10%) Git (software)
12 34 (28.10%) CSS3
13 32 (26.45%) Zend
14 31 (25.62%) Web Development
15 30 (24.79%) Linux
16 28 (23.14%) Symfony
17 27 (22.31%) SQL
17 27 (22.31%) Scrum
18 26 (21.49%) Laravel
19 24 (19.83%) TDD
19 24 (19.83%) Magento
20 23 (19.01%) CMS
21 21 (17.36%) RESTful
22 20 (16.53%) Zend Framework
22 20 (16.53%) Apache
23 19 (15.70%) Web Services
24 17 (14.05%) WordPress
25 16 (13.22%) E-Commerce
25 16 (13.22%) Retail

OO PHP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (19.01%) CMS
2 20 (16.53%) Apache
3 17 (14.05%) WordPress
4 14 (11.57%) Drupal
5 4 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.65%) Confluence
6 2 (1.65%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (1.65%) nginx
7 1 (0.83%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.83%) concrete5
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 24 (19.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.44%) GitHub
3 8 (6.61%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) Network Security
2 3 (2.48%) Skype
3 2 (1.65%) HTTP
4 1 (0.83%) DNS
4 1 (0.83%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (63.64%) MySQL
2 13 (10.74%) MongoDB
3 10 (8.26%) NoSQL
4 9 (7.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.65%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.83%) Redis
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (28.10%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.40%) PHPUnit
3 13 (10.74%) Subversion
4 9 (7.44%) Grunt
4 9 (7.44%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.96%) JIRA
5 6 (4.96%) Vagrant
6 4 (3.31%) gulp
7 3 (2.48%) Bower
8 2 (1.65%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.65%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.83%) Mockito
General
1 16 (13.22%) Retail
2 3 (2.48%) Finance
3 2 (1.65%) Publishing
4 1 (0.83%) Automotive
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 113 (93.39%) Developer
2 88 (72.73%) PHP Developer
3 20 (16.53%) Senior Developer
4 18 (14.88%) Magento Developer
5 15 (12.40%) PHP Magento Developer
6 14 (11.57%) Senior PHP Developer
7 12 (9.92%) MySQL Developer
8 11 (9.09%) LAMP Developer
8 11 (9.09%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 11 (9.09%) Symfony Developer
9 10 (8.26%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (8.26%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 10 (8.26%) WordPress Developer
10 9 (7.44%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 9 (7.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 9 (7.44%) PHP Zend Developer
11 7 (5.79%) Architect
11 7 (5.79%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (3.31%) Senior Magento Developer
13 3 (2.48%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (61.98%) CSS
2 73 (60.33%) HTML
3 45 (37.19%) jQuery
4 41 (33.88%) HTML5
5 40 (33.06%) LAMP
6 34 (28.10%) CSS3
7 28 (23.14%) Symfony
8 26 (21.49%) Laravel
9 21 (17.36%) RESTful
10 20 (16.53%) Zend Framework
11 19 (15.70%) Web Services
12 14 (11.57%) XML
13 13 (10.74%) CodeIgniter
13 13 (10.74%) Sass
14 12 (9.92%) JSON
15 10 (8.26%) CakePHP
16 9 (7.44%) Doctrine
16 9 (7.44%) REST
17 8 (6.61%) Yii
18 7 (5.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Digital Media
2 4 (3.31%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.31%) User Experience
3 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) Fintech
4 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.79%) Linux
2 8 (6.61%) CentOS
3 6 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (4.96%) Unix
4 5 (4.13%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (83.47%) OO
2 59 (48.76%) MVC
3 53 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (25.62%) Web Development
5 27 (22.31%) Scrum
6 24 (19.83%) TDD
7 16 (13.22%) E-Commerce
8 14 (11.57%) Unit Testing
9 12 (9.92%) OOP
10 11 (9.09%) DevOps
11 10 (8.26%) Front End Development
11 10 (8.26%) Web Application Development
12 9 (7.44%) CRM
13 8 (6.61%) BDD
13 8 (6.61%) Content Management
13 8 (6.61%) Migration
13 8 (6.61%) Open Source
14 7 (5.79%) Software Architecture
15 6 (4.96%) ERP
15 6 (4.96%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 121 (100.00%) PHP
2 87 (71.90%) JavaScript
3 27 (22.31%) SQL
4 14 (11.57%) PHP 5
5 8 (6.61%) Java
6 7 (5.79%) Perl
6 7 (5.79%) Ruby
7 1 (0.83%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.83%) Go
7 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (4.96%) CCNP
1 6 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.48%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (26.45%) Zend
2 8 (6.61%) RedDot
3 3 (2.48%) Google
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle
4 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
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