Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for OO PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO PHP over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 159 150
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9 -35
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.085% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.10% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Manchester median daily rate £388 £265 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.23% -11.67% +2.13%
10th Percentile £364 £258 £255
90th Percentile £421 £273 £329
North West median daily rate £388 £265 £300
% change year-on-year +46.23% -11.67% +2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

OO PHP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2394 2979 3030
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.10% 83.92% 80.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1531 1894 1794
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.22%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +74.40%

OO PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing OO PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for OO PHP in Manchester

OO PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO PHP in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
2 2 (66.67%) Magento
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development

OO PHP
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Magento Developer
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel
1 2 (66.67%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend