The table below looks at the statistics for PHPUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHPUnit over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHPUnit
Rank 468 516 493
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -23
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 111 35 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.075% 0.093%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.68% 0.65% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 28 31
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£375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +4.34%
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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6594 5417 5299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.30% 11.57% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4623 3532 3333
Average daily rate £400 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 131 217
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.07 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -3.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.10 £25.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.25 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

PHPUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHPUnit across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

PHPUnit Jobs Demand Trend in England

PHPUnit
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PHPUnit Daily Rate Trend in England

PHPUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHPUnit across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PHPUnit Daily Rate Histogram in England

PHPUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHPUnit across the England region.

PHPUnit Hourly Rate Trend in England

PHPUnit
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHPUnit within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +38 42 £350 -2.77% 10
South West +10 38 £400 +6.66% 2
South East -12 19 £275 -24.13% 6
East of England - 6 £225 - 2
Yorkshire -10 3 £375 +17.18% 2
West Midlands - 3 £360 - 3
East Midlands - - - - 3
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 1
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PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 216 (96.86%) PHP
2 161 (72.20%) MySQL
3 153 (68.61%) Agile Software Development
4 147 (65.92%) JavaScript
5 129 (57.85%) HTML
6 119 (53.36%) Zend
7 114 (51.12%) Linux
8 113 (50.67%) jQuery
9 107 (47.98%) Apache
10 106 (47.53%) Git (software)
11 104 (46.64%) Continuous Integration
12 101 (45.29%) HTML5
13 86 (38.57%) Zend Framework
14 83 (37.22%) MVC
15 73 (32.74%) Doctrine
16 72 (32.29%) CentOS
17 65 (29.15%) CSS
18 62 (27.80%) OO
18 62 (27.80%) TDD
19 58 (26.01%) Automated Testing
20 53 (23.77%) BDD
21 49 (21.97%) Symfony
22 44 (19.73%) Software Engineering
23 43 (19.28%) PHP5
24 42 (18.83%) LAMP
25 40 (17.94%) Finance
26 38 (17.04%) SQL
26 38 (17.04%) Unit Testing
27 37 (16.59%) Refactoring
27 37 (16.59%) Open Source

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 107 (47.98%) Apache
2 20 (8.97%) Drupal
3 13 (5.83%) Apache Solr
4 12 (5.38%) Node.js
5 9 (4.04%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.59%) WordPress
6 8 (3.59%) nginx
7 4 (1.79%) CMS
8 3 (1.35%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.45%) IIS
9 1 (0.45%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.45%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 7 (3.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.48%) Joyent
3 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.45%) GitHub
4 1 (0.45%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) PaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.28%) HTTP
2 12 (5.38%) Internet
3 6 (2.69%) PBX
3 6 (2.69%) VoIP
3 6 (2.69%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (2.24%) PuTTY
4 5 (2.24%) SSH
4 5 (2.24%) DNS
4 5 (2.24%) HTTPS
4 5 (2.24%) SAN
5 2 (0.90%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (72.20%) MySQL
2 37 (16.59%) MongoDB
3 13 (5.83%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (3.59%) Redis
6 8 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.69%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.24%) Ingres
8 5 (2.24%) JasperReports
9 3 (1.35%) Big Data
10 2 (0.90%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.90%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.45%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 106 (47.53%) Git (software)
2 36 (16.14%) Subversion
3 35 (15.70%) Jenkins
4 26 (11.66%) Selenium
5 20 (8.97%) JIRA
6 12 (5.38%) Cucumber
7 11 (4.93%) Behat
8 7 (3.14%) Grunt
8 7 (3.14%) Mercurial
8 7 (3.14%) Maven
8 7 (3.14%) JUnit
9 6 (2.69%) Hudson
9 6 (2.69%) Yeoman
9 6 (2.69%) Bower
10 5 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (1.35%) NetBeans
11 3 (1.35%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.90%) Zend Studio
12 2 (0.90%) Xdebug
12 2 (0.90%) Jasmine
General
1 40 (17.94%) Finance
2 6 (2.69%) Games
3 5 (2.24%) Publishing
4 4 (1.79%) Advertising
5 3 (1.35%) Banking
5 3 (1.35%) Retail
5 3 (1.35%) Marketing
6 1 (0.45%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 192 (86.10%) Developer
2 155 (69.51%) PHP Developer
3 37 (16.59%) PHP Zend Developer
4 22 (9.87%) Senior Developer
5 20 (8.97%) Software Engineer
6 19 (8.52%) Senior PHP Developer
7 16 (7.17%) Web Developer
8 15 (6.73%) Drupal Developer
9 10 (4.48%) Applications Developer
10 8 (3.59%) Designer
11 7 (3.14%) Web Applications Developer
12 6 (2.69%) Analyst
13 5 (2.24%) Test Analyst
13 5 (2.24%) Technical Analyst
14 4 (1.79%) Test Engineer
14 4 (1.79%) Architect
14 4 (1.79%) Tester
14 4 (1.79%) Technical Test Analyst
15 3 (1.35%) Applications Architect
15 3 (1.35%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (57.85%) HTML
2 113 (50.67%) jQuery
3 101 (45.29%) HTML5
4 86 (38.57%) Zend Framework
5 73 (32.74%) Doctrine
6 65 (29.15%) CSS
7 49 (21.97%) Symfony
8 42 (18.83%) LAMP
9 34 (15.25%) RESTful
10 29 (13.00%) Web Services
11 28 (12.56%) Laravel
12 26 (11.66%) REST
13 20 (8.97%) XML
13 20 (8.97%) AngularJS
14 19 (8.52%) CSS3
15 17 (7.62%) CodeIgniter
16 15 (6.73%) SOAP
16 15 (6.73%) Spring
16 15 (6.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (6.28%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.59%) Open Source
2 12 (5.38%) Taxonomies
3 8 (3.59%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.14%) Digital Media
4 7 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.14%) Clustering
5 5 (2.24%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.24%) User Experience
6 3 (1.35%) Social Media
6 3 (1.35%) Social Network
7 2 (0.90%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.45%) Replication
8 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 114 (51.12%) Linux
2 72 (32.29%) CentOS
3 32 (14.35%) UNIX
4 11 (4.93%) Ubuntu
5 6 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.24%) VMS
7 4 (1.79%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.79%) Android
8 2 (0.90%) Debian
8 2 (0.90%) Windows
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (68.61%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (46.64%) Continuous Integration
3 83 (37.22%) MVC
4 62 (27.80%) OO
4 62 (27.80%) TDD
5 58 (26.01%) Automated Testing
6 53 (23.77%) BDD
7 44 (19.73%) Software Engineering
8 38 (17.04%) Unit Testing
9 37 (16.59%) Refactoring
10 34 (15.25%) Scrum
10 34 (15.25%) OOP
10 34 (15.25%) Mentoring
11 21 (9.42%) E-Commerce
12 19 (8.52%) Configuration Management
13 18 (8.07%) DevOps
14 16 (7.17%) OO PHP
15 15 (6.73%) Web Development
16 13 (5.83%) Kanban
17 10 (4.48%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 216 (96.86%) PHP
2 147 (65.92%) JavaScript
3 43 (19.28%) PHP5
4 38 (17.04%) SQL
5 36 (16.14%) Java
6 21 (9.42%) Python
7 17 (7.62%) Ruby
7 17 (7.62%) Perl
8 11 (4.93%) C++
9 7 (3.14%) C#
10 5 (2.24%) C
10 5 (2.24%) Korn
10 5 (2.24%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.45%) Golang
11 1 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (1.79%) SC Cleared
1 4 (1.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.83%) Varnish
2 5 (2.24%) NFS
2 5 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (8.52%) Puppet
2 16 (7.17%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.24%) Capistrano
4 4 (1.79%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 119 (53.36%) Zend
2 12 (5.38%) Rackspace
3 5 (2.24%) Twitter
3 5 (2.24%) VMware
4 4 (1.79%) Google
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle
6 2 (0.90%) HP
6 2 (0.90%) Akamai
6 2 (0.90%) Facebook
7 1 (0.45%) Telerik
7 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft
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