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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHPUnit over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHPUnit
Rank 194 220 224
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.083% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.69% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
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£425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £298 £325
% change year-on-year
+26.05% -8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
799 870 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.53% 11.99% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 641 537
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +1.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £21.46 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £37.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +3.47%

PHPUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHPUnit across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHPUnit across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

PHPUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PHPUnit also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHPUnit.

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) Zend
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Symfony
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Zend Framework
4 3 (50.00%) LAMP
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
5 2 (33.33%) PHP5
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
5 2 (33.33%) Behat
6 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Redis

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PHPUnit also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PHPUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Behat
3 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) DbUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Zend Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Symfony
2 3 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) LAMP
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Yii
4 1 (16.67%) Laravel
4 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Debian
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PHP5
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Capistrano
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Zend