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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 456 478 501
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +23
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 133 80 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 57 57
Average daily rate
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£345 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £175.00 -
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
38886 35393 38358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.51% 74.47% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24707 22275 22626
Average daily rate £413 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% +0.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1095 1010 1412
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.54% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +34 90 £350 - 22
South East +2 15 £381 +27.08% 15
North West +6 14 £288 +15.00% 14
West Midlands -14 5 £375 +50.00% 6
South West -32 4 £344 +14.58% 5
Yorkshire +1 3 £300 -0.16% 13
North East - 1 £275 - 4
East Midlands - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
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OO PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 235 (100.00%) PHP
2 231 (98.30%) OO
3 146 (62.13%) MySQL
4 127 (54.04%) HTML
5 118 (50.21%) CSS
6 113 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
7 112 (47.66%) JavaScript
8 93 (39.57%) Zend
9 91 (38.72%) Git (software)
10 90 (38.30%) PHP5
10 90 (38.30%) MVC
11 84 (35.74%) TDD
12 74 (31.49%) jQuery
13 71 (30.21%) Symfony
14 61 (25.96%) Subversion
15 60 (25.53%) Linux
16 58 (24.68%) LAMP
17 48 (20.43%) Ajax
18 45 (19.15%) HTML5
19 44 (18.72%) Apache
20 41 (17.45%) Web Services
21 40 (17.02%) XML
22 38 (16.17%) CSS3
23 36 (15.32%) Scrum
24 35 (14.89%) CodeIgniter
25 31 (13.19%) CMS
26 29 (12.34%) SQL
26 29 (12.34%) AngularJS
27 27 (11.49%) PHPUnit
27 27 (11.49%) Finance

OO PHP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 44 (18.72%) Apache
2 31 (13.19%) CMS
3 19 (8.09%) Drupal
4 8 (3.40%) Node.js
4 8 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.98%) WordPress
6 6 (2.55%) nginx
7 3 (1.28%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.43%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.43%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.43%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 4 (1.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.70%) Rackspace Cloud
2 3 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.43%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.13%) Internet
2 4 (1.70%) HTTP
3 3 (1.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.43%) DNS
4 1 (0.43%) RFID
4 1 (0.43%) Firewall
4 1 (0.43%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (62.13%) MySQL
2 24 (10.21%) MongoDB
3 23 (9.79%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.26%) SQL Server
5 9 (3.83%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.40%) Redis
7 4 (1.70%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.70%) Big Data
8 3 (1.28%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.85%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.85%) Riak
9 2 (0.85%) BigTable
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.43%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 91 (38.72%) Git (software)
2 61 (25.96%) Subversion
3 27 (11.49%) PHPUnit
4 23 (9.79%) Mercurial
5 17 (7.23%) Jenkins
6 13 (5.53%) JIRA
7 11 (4.68%) JSUnit
8 8 (3.40%) FogBugz
8 8 (3.40%) Trac
8 8 (3.40%) Redmine
8 8 (3.40%) Behat
9 7 (2.98%) Selenium
10 4 (1.70%) Grunt
11 3 (1.28%) PhantomJS
11 3 (1.28%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.28%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 1 (0.43%) Jasmine
General
1 27 (11.49%) Finance
2 12 (5.11%) Marketing
3 7 (2.98%) Banking
3 7 (2.98%) Front Office
4 5 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.70%) Retail
6 3 (1.28%) French Language
6 3 (1.28%) Games
6 3 (1.28%) Back Office
7 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 214 (91.06%) Developer
2 175 (74.47%) PHP Developer
3 30 (12.77%) Senior Developer
4 24 (10.21%) Web Developer
5 22 (9.36%) Senior PHP Developer
5 22 (9.36%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 21 (8.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 10 (4.26%) OO PHP Developer
8 9 (3.83%) Drupal Developer
8 9 (3.83%) PHP Zend Developer
9 8 (3.40%) PHP Web Developer
10 6 (2.55%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (2.55%) Magento Developer
10 6 (2.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 5 (2.13%) Software Engineer
12 4 (1.70%) Lead PHP Developer
12 4 (1.70%) Lead Developer
12 4 (1.70%) Senior Web Developer
13 3 (1.28%) Consultant
13 3 (1.28%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (54.04%) HTML
2 118 (50.21%) CSS
3 74 (31.49%) jQuery
4 71 (30.21%) Symfony
5 58 (24.68%) LAMP
6 48 (20.43%) Ajax
7 45 (19.15%) HTML5
8 41 (17.45%) Web Services
9 40 (17.02%) XML
10 38 (16.17%) CSS3
11 35 (14.89%) CodeIgniter
12 29 (12.34%) AngularJS
13 26 (11.06%) REST
13 26 (11.06%) Laravel
14 24 (10.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (7.66%) RESTful
15 18 (7.66%) JSON
16 17 (7.23%) Memcached
17 14 (5.96%) XHTML
17 14 (5.96%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.96%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.11%) Open Source
3 5 (2.13%) User Experience
4 3 (1.28%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.28%) E-Learning
4 3 (1.28%) SCORM
4 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.85%) Derivative
5 2 (0.85%) GIS
5 2 (0.85%) AS400
5 2 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.85%) Social Media
6 1 (0.43%) Kinect
6 1 (0.43%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.43%) Clustering
6 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.43%) W3C
6 1 (0.43%) Social Network
6 1 (0.43%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 60 (25.53%) Linux
2 15 (6.38%) UNIX
2 15 (6.38%) Windows
3 6 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.13%) Debian
5 3 (1.28%) Android
6 2 (0.85%) CentOS
7 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (98.30%) OO
2 113 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (38.30%) MVC
4 84 (35.74%) TDD
5 36 (15.32%) Scrum
6 25 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (10.64%) BDD
7 24 (10.21%) E-Commerce
8 23 (9.79%) OOP
9 21 (8.94%) Unit Testing
10 12 (5.11%) SEO
11 11 (4.68%) Benchmarking
11 11 (4.68%) Software Engineering
12 8 (3.40%) Project Management
12 8 (3.40%) Integration Testing
13 7 (2.98%) Web Development
13 7 (2.98%) System Testing
14 6 (2.55%) Pair Programming
15 5 (2.13%) Web Design
15 5 (2.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 235 (100.00%) PHP
2 112 (47.66%) JavaScript
3 90 (38.30%) PHP5
4 29 (12.34%) SQL
5 22 (9.36%) Java
6 14 (5.96%) Python
7 13 (5.53%) Ruby
8 9 (3.83%) Shell Script
8 9 (3.83%) C
9 7 (2.98%) C++
9 7 (2.98%) Perl
10 4 (1.70%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.85%) RPG IV
12 2 (0.85%) Golang
12 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.85%) Scala
12 2 (0.85%) RPG
13 1 (0.43%) C#
13 1 (0.43%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 22 (9.36%) Degree
2 12 (5.11%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.26%) QA
2 4 (1.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.13%) Puppet
1 5 (2.13%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.28%) Ansible
3 1 (0.43%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 93 (39.57%) Zend
2 15 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (2.98%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.55%) Oracle
5 5 (2.13%) Facebook
5 5 (2.13%) Rackspace
5 5 (2.13%) New Relic
6 3 (1.28%) Twitter
7 2 (0.85%) Google
8 1 (0.43%) Pardot
8 1 (0.43%) Sybase
8 1 (0.43%) Perforce
8 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
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