The table below looks at the statistics for OO PHP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO PHP over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 104 97 83
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.16% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £344 £231 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.64% -28.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OO PHP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1513 1266 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.01% 76.17% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 685 541
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 40
Median hourly rate £27.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.19% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.06 £12.00 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

OO PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

OO PHP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO PHP across the Manchester region.

OO PHP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

OO PHP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO PHP across the Manchester region.

OO PHP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

OO PHP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Stockport - 1 £363 -
OO PHP
North West

OO PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for OO PHP.

1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Magento
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) LAMP
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) SQLite
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) WordPress
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) GitHub
5 1 (20.00%) Grunt
5 1 (20.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) gulp
5 1 (20.00%) Content Development
5 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) CMS

OO PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Grunt
3 1 (20.00%) gulp
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Magento Developer
4 2 (40.00%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Developer
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Content Development
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript