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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHPUnit
Rank 522 496 520
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +24
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 65 72 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.077%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% 1.12% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 59 21
Average daily rate
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£340 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £371 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.77% +23.75%
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
6959 6416 5500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.48% 13.00% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4630 4199 3513
Average daily rate £400 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
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 £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 131 133
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.00 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
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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
South East -10 27 £325 +20.93% 11
London -13 22 £370 -1.33% 16
East Midlands - 6 £353 - 2
East of England - 4 £248 -
South West -22 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £300 - 1
North West - 2 £288 - 5
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PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 99 (99.00%) PHP
2 72 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (67.00%) JavaScript
4 61 (61.00%) Git (software)
5 59 (59.00%) HTML
5 59 (59.00%) MySQL
5 59 (59.00%) TDD
6 46 (46.00%) OO
7 37 (37.00%) Apache
7 37 (37.00%) CSS
7 37 (37.00%) BDD
8 35 (35.00%) Symfony
9 32 (32.00%) HTML5
10 31 (31.00%) Unit Testing
11 30 (30.00%) Linux
11 30 (30.00%) MVC
12 28 (28.00%) OOP
12 28 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (28.00%) Laravel
13 26 (26.00%) Scrum
14 25 (25.00%) jQuery
15 24 (24.00%) LAMP
15 24 (24.00%) Subversion
16 23 (23.00%) XML
16 23 (23.00%) Zend
16 23 (23.00%) Jenkins
17 22 (22.00%) OO PHP
17 22 (22.00%) Magento
17 22 (22.00%) E-Commerce
18 21 (21.00%) SQL

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 37 (37.00%) Apache
2 7 (7.00%) Node.js
2 7 (7.00%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.00%) Drupal
3 4 (4.00%) WordPress
4 3 (3.00%) CMS
5 2 (2.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 22 (22.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (59.00%) MySQL
2 18 (18.00%) MongoDB
3 17 (17.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.00%) Big Data
5 6 (6.00%) DbVisualizer
5 6 (6.00%) DB2
6 2 (2.00%) Redis
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 61 (61.00%) Git (software)
2 24 (24.00%) Subversion
3 23 (23.00%) Jenkins
4 16 (16.00%) Selenium
5 14 (14.00%) Behat
6 11 (11.00%) Grunt
7 10 (10.00%) Bower
7 10 (10.00%) gulp
7 10 (10.00%) WebDriver
8 6 (6.00%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.00%) Jasmine
9 3 (3.00%) JIRA
10 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.00%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.00%) PhpStorm
11 1 (1.00%) Phing
General
1 11 (11.00%) Retail
2 5 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.00%) Games
4 1 (1.00%) Publishing
4 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (81.00%) Developer
2 57 (57.00%) PHP Developer
3 12 (12.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 9 (9.00%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) Tester
5 8 (8.00%) Magento Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Automation Tester
6 7 (7.00%) Web Developer
7 6 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
8 5 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Selenium Tester
9 3 (3.00%) Drupal Developer
10 2 (2.00%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (2.00%) LAMP Developer
10 2 (2.00%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.00%) Analyst
10 2 (2.00%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.00%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (59.00%) HTML
2 37 (37.00%) CSS
3 35 (35.00%) Symfony
4 32 (32.00%) HTML5
5 28 (28.00%) Laravel
6 25 (25.00%) jQuery
7 24 (24.00%) LAMP
8 23 (23.00%) XML
9 21 (21.00%) REST
10 18 (18.00%) RESTful
11 17 (17.00%) AngularJS
12 14 (14.00%) Doctrine
13 13 (13.00%) CSS3
13 13 (13.00%) Zend Framework
14 12 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (10.00%) Sass
16 9 (9.00%) Backbone.js
16 9 (9.00%) JSON
16 9 (9.00%) Web Services
17 8 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.00%) Replication
2 2 (2.00%) Clustering
2 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.00%) Linked Data
2 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.00%) User Experience
3 1 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.00%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.00%) Linux
2 12 (12.00%) CentOS
3 6 (6.00%) UNIX
4 4 (4.00%) Android
5 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.00%) Windows
6 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (59.00%) TDD
3 46 (46.00%) OO
4 37 (37.00%) BDD
5 31 (31.00%) Unit Testing
6 30 (30.00%) MVC
7 28 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (28.00%) OOP
8 26 (26.00%) Scrum
9 22 (22.00%) E-Commerce
9 22 (22.00%) OO PHP
10 19 (19.00%) Automated Testing
11 15 (15.00%) Web Development
12 11 (11.00%) Software Engineering
13 10 (10.00%) Refactoring
14 9 (9.00%) Mentoring
14 9 (9.00%) Change Control
15 8 (8.00%) Test Scripting
16 7 (7.00%) System Testing
16 7 (7.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (99.00%) PHP
2 67 (67.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (21.00%) SQL
4 16 (16.00%) PHP5
5 7 (7.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.00%) Python
7 3 (3.00%) Ruby
7 3 (3.00%) Perl
7 3 (3.00%) Java
8 1 (1.00%) C
8 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (23.00%) Zend
2 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.00%) SAP
3 1 (1.00%) Akamai
3 1 (1.00%) Twitter
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