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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 99 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £290 £363 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £283 £300 £284
% change year-on-year
-5.83% +5.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1118 1533 1177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.69% 84.98% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 894 702
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Laravel
3 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
3 3 (50.00%) SOLID
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Zend
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Zend Framework
5 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
5 1 (16.67%) PHP 5
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) WordPress
5 1 (16.67%) OAuth
5 1 (16.67%) Magento
5 1 (16.67%) 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) OO PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 3 (50.00%) Laravel
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
3 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) OAuth
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Zend Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) SOLID
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP 5
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Zend