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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHPUnit
Rank 528 511 467
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -44
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 45 55 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.70% 0.91% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 43 41
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£375 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -
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
6465 6017 4839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.98% 12.39% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4204 3924 3123
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 105 142
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.15 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.70% +3.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.40 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
London -11 18 £375 - 13
South West 0 9 £400 +23.07% 3
South East -33 7 £325 +8.33% 6
Yorkshire -5 5 £475 +52.00% 2
East of England - 5 £195 -
North West -18 1 £340 +13.33% 3
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
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PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 146 (96.69%) PHP
2 99 (65.56%) JavaScript
3 97 (64.24%) HTML
3 97 (64.24%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (60.26%) MySQL
5 75 (49.67%) HTML5
6 73 (48.34%) Git (software)
7 72 (47.68%) jQuery
8 70 (46.36%) Zend
9 69 (45.70%) Linux
10 66 (43.71%) Apache
11 64 (42.38%) Continuous Integration
12 53 (35.10%) CSS
13 52 (34.44%) Doctrine
14 49 (32.45%) MVC
14 49 (32.45%) Zend Framework
14 49 (32.45%) TDD
15 47 (31.13%) CentOS
16 44 (29.14%) Automated Testing
17 36 (23.84%) BDD
18 35 (23.18%) Software Engineering
18 35 (23.18%) OO
19 34 (22.52%) Unit Testing
20 33 (21.85%) Symfony
21 31 (20.53%) SQL
22 28 (18.54%) OOP
22 28 (18.54%) Finance
22 28 (18.54%) LAMP
22 28 (18.54%) Refactoring
23 27 (17.88%) Mentoring

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 66 (43.71%) Apache
2 13 (8.61%) Drupal
3 11 (7.28%) Node.js
4 10 (6.62%) nginx
5 7 (4.64%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.65%) SugarCRM
7 3 (1.99%) WordPress
8 1 (0.66%) JBoss
8 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (5.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.30%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.31%) Joyent
3 2 (1.32%) SaaS
3 2 (1.32%) PaaS
4 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.28%) Internet
2 2 (1.32%) PBX
2 2 (1.32%) VoIP
2 2 (1.32%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (1.32%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.66%) HTTP
3 1 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (60.26%) MySQL
2 13 (8.61%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.30%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.31%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.99%) DbVisualizer
5 3 (1.99%) Redis
5 3 (1.99%) DB2
6 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 73 (48.34%) Git (software)
2 22 (14.57%) Subversion
3 19 (12.58%) Jenkins
4 17 (11.26%) Selenium
5 10 (6.62%) Behat
6 6 (3.97%) Jasmine
7 5 (3.31%) JIRA
8 4 (2.65%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.65%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (1.32%) Xdebug
9 2 (1.32%) CasperJS
9 2 (1.32%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.32%) NetBeans
9 2 (1.32%) Zend Studio
9 2 (1.32%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.66%) Hudson
10 1 (0.66%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.66%) Phing
General
1 28 (18.54%) Finance
2 3 (1.99%) Games
2 3 (1.99%) Retail
3 1 (0.66%) Marketing
3 1 (0.66%) Advertising
3 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 115 (76.16%) Developer
2 94 (62.25%) PHP Developer
3 22 (14.57%) PHP Zend Developer
4 20 (13.25%) Senior Developer
5 17 (11.26%) Senior PHP Developer
6 16 (10.60%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.96%) Drupal Developer
8 8 (5.30%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (3.97%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (3.97%) Technical Test Analyst
9 6 (3.97%) Analyst
9 6 (3.97%) Test Analyst
9 6 (3.97%) Designer
9 6 (3.97%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 4 (2.65%) Test Engineer
10 4 (2.65%) Automation Tester
10 4 (2.65%) Web Developer
10 4 (2.65%) Tester
11 3 (1.99%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (1.99%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (64.24%) HTML
2 75 (49.67%) HTML5
3 72 (47.68%) jQuery
4 53 (35.10%) CSS
5 52 (34.44%) Doctrine
6 49 (32.45%) Zend Framework
7 33 (21.85%) Symfony
8 28 (18.54%) LAMP
9 24 (15.89%) REST
10 23 (15.23%) CSS3
10 23 (15.23%) XML
11 21 (13.91%) AngularJS
12 20 (13.25%) RESTful
13 18 (11.92%) Laravel
14 13 (8.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (8.61%) Web Services
15 9 (5.96%) SOAP
15 9 (5.96%) CodeIgniter
15 9 (5.96%) Backbone.js
16 8 (5.30%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.22%) Open Source
2 8 (5.30%) Taxonomies
3 7 (4.64%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.65%) User Experience
4 4 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.65%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.65%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.32%) Social Media
5 2 (1.32%) Mobile Games
5 2 (1.32%) Clustering
5 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.66%) Social Network
6 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (45.70%) Linux
2 47 (31.13%) CentOS
3 12 (7.95%) UNIX
4 10 (6.62%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.99%) Android
5 3 (1.99%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.66%) Windows
6 1 (0.66%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (64.24%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (42.38%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (32.45%) TDD
3 49 (32.45%) MVC
4 44 (29.14%) Automated Testing
5 36 (23.84%) BDD
6 35 (23.18%) Software Engineering
6 35 (23.18%) OO
7 34 (22.52%) Unit Testing
8 28 (18.54%) Refactoring
8 28 (18.54%) OOP
9 27 (17.88%) Mentoring
10 20 (13.25%) Scrum
11 19 (12.58%) E-Commerce
12 12 (7.95%) OO PHP
12 12 (7.95%) DevOps
13 11 (7.28%) System Testing
13 11 (7.28%) Software Testing
13 11 (7.28%) Web Development
14 9 (5.96%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (96.69%) PHP
2 99 (65.56%) JavaScript
3 31 (20.53%) SQL
4 26 (17.22%) PHP5
5 17 (11.26%) Python
6 15 (9.93%) Java
7 13 (8.61%) Perl
8 9 (5.96%) Ruby
9 1 (0.66%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (2.65%) Degree
2 3 (1.99%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.62%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (5.96%) Puppet
2 8 (5.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.66%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.66%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 70 (46.36%) Zend
2 7 (4.64%) Rackspace
3 5 (3.31%) Twitter
4 3 (1.99%) HP
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle
5 2 (1.32%) Google
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
Hampshire
Explore Group
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Posted: 21 days ago