The table below looks at the statistics for PHPUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHPUnit over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHPUnit
Rank 159 211 199
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -12
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.051% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.41% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £475 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £318 £359
% change year-on-year
-9.44% -11.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PHPUnit
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
584 734 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.56% 12.57% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 598 596
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.02 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -2.06%

PHPUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing PHPUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

PHPUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PHPUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHPUnit across the City of London region.

PHPUnit Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PHPUnit 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 City of London region with a requirement for PHPUnit.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Behat
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (33.33%) Fintech
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Appium
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Behat
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker