Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 16 July 2018 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - +32 +10
Contract jobs citing OO PHP 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.41% - 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Watford median daily rate £375 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £425 -
% change year-on-year -11.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire 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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 295 257 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 88.86% 84.82% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 123 92
Watford median daily rate £406 £425 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +10.03% +6.55%
10th Percentile £239 £205 £214
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 2
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +175.86% +9.43%
10th Percentile £14.60 £19.80 £14.25
90th Percentile £58.25 £40.00 £14.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £20.76 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.55% -30.82% +43.08%

OO PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for OO PHP in Watford

OO PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO PHP in Watford

OO PHP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO PHP in Watford over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO PHP in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OO PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for OO PHP.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) XHTML
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) LAMP
1 8 (100.00%) Zend
1 8 (100.00%) Magento
2 7 (87.50%) XSL
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
3 6 (75.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Advertising
5 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
5 1 (12.50%) nginx
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) LEMP Stack

OO PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 8 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
Business Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Magento Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) LAMP
1 8 (100.00%) XHTML
2 7 (87.50%) XSL
3 1 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Zend