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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHPUnit
Rank 477 505 466
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -39
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 80 34 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.076% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.29% 0.65% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 30 45
Average daily rate
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£368 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.37% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £395 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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
6182 5253 4959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.56% 11.78% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4242 3390 3141
Average daily rate £400 £386 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 118 205
Average hourly rate £36.40 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +30 35 £325 -13.33% 17
South West +2 21 £438 +16.66% 5
South East -7 8 £381 +5.17% 9
East of England - 8 £195 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £360 - 3
Yorkshire -6 3 £475 +46.15% 6
North West -4 1 £340 +13.33% 3
East Midlands - - - - 3
North East - - - -
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PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 208 (97.20%) PHP
2 145 (67.76%) MySQL
3 142 (66.36%) JavaScript
4 141 (65.89%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (60.28%) HTML
6 110 (51.40%) Linux
6 110 (51.40%) jQuery
7 107 (50.00%) Zend
8 106 (49.53%) Apache
9 105 (49.07%) Git (software)
10 102 (47.66%) HTML5
11 96 (44.86%) Continuous Integration
12 77 (35.98%) MVC
13 76 (35.51%) Zend Framework
14 72 (33.64%) Doctrine
15 71 (33.18%) CentOS
16 66 (30.84%) CSS
17 60 (28.04%) TDD
18 55 (25.70%) Automated Testing
18 55 (25.70%) OO
19 49 (22.90%) BDD
20 46 (21.50%) Symfony
21 45 (21.03%) Software Engineering
22 42 (19.63%) LAMP
23 41 (19.16%) Finance
24 38 (17.76%) SQL
25 37 (17.29%) PHP5
25 37 (17.29%) Unit Testing
25 37 (17.29%) Open Source
26 36 (16.82%) Refactoring

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 106 (49.53%) Apache
2 19 (8.88%) Drupal
3 12 (5.61%) Node.js
3 12 (5.61%) Apache Solr
4 9 (4.21%) nginx
5 5 (2.34%) WordPress
5 5 (2.34%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.87%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.47%) Liferay
7 1 (0.47%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.47%) CMS
7 1 (0.47%) IIS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.61%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (4.67%) Joyent
3 6 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.93%) SaaS
4 2 (0.93%) PaaS
5 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.61%) HTTP
2 10 (4.67%) Internet
3 5 (2.34%) PuTTY
3 5 (2.34%) SSH
3 5 (2.34%) SAN
3 5 (2.34%) DNS
3 5 (2.34%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.40%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (1.40%) PBX
4 3 (1.40%) VoIP
5 2 (0.93%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (67.76%) MySQL
2 29 (13.55%) MongoDB
3 11 (5.14%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.27%) Redis
6 6 (2.80%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (2.34%) JasperReports
7 5 (2.34%) Ingres
7 5 (2.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 105 (49.07%) Git (software)
2 33 (15.42%) Subversion
3 26 (12.15%) Jenkins
4 22 (10.28%) Selenium
5 15 (7.01%) JIRA
6 10 (4.67%) Behat
7 9 (4.21%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (2.80%) Bower
8 6 (2.80%) Grunt
8 6 (2.80%) Yeoman
9 5 (2.34%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.87%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.40%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.40%) NetBeans
11 3 (1.40%) Maven
11 3 (1.40%) JUnit
12 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.93%) Hudson
12 2 (0.93%) Xdebug
General
1 41 (19.16%) Finance
2 3 (1.40%) Publishing
2 3 (1.40%) Games
2 3 (1.40%) Banking
2 3 (1.40%) Retail
3 2 (0.93%) Marketing
4 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 177 (82.71%) Developer
2 147 (68.69%) PHP Developer
3 37 (17.29%) PHP Zend Developer
4 21 (9.81%) Senior Developer
5 20 (9.35%) Software Engineer
6 18 (8.41%) Senior PHP Developer
7 14 (6.54%) Drupal Developer
8 10 (4.67%) Web Developer
9 8 (3.74%) Designer
10 7 (3.27%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (3.27%) Analyst
11 6 (2.80%) Test Analyst
11 6 (2.80%) Applications Developer
11 6 (2.80%) Technical Test Analyst
12 5 (2.34%) Test Engineer
13 4 (1.87%) Architect
13 4 (1.87%) Automation Engineer
13 4 (1.87%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 3 (1.40%) Web Applications Developer
14 3 (1.40%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (60.28%) HTML
2 110 (51.40%) jQuery
3 102 (47.66%) HTML5
4 76 (35.51%) Zend Framework
5 72 (33.64%) Doctrine
6 66 (30.84%) CSS
7 46 (21.50%) Symfony
8 42 (19.63%) LAMP
9 29 (13.55%) Laravel
10 27 (12.62%) REST
10 27 (12.62%) RESTful
11 25 (11.68%) Web Services
12 23 (10.75%) XML
12 23 (10.75%) AngularJS
13 21 (9.81%) CSS3
14 16 (7.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (6.54%) SOAP
15 14 (6.54%) Backbone.js
16 13 (6.07%) Memcached
16 13 (6.07%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.29%) Open Source
2 13 (6.07%) Taxonomies
3 9 (4.21%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.27%) Clustering
5 6 (2.80%) User Experience
5 6 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.34%) Digital Media
6 5 (2.34%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.40%) Social Media
8 2 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.93%) Social Network
8 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 110 (51.40%) Linux
2 71 (33.18%) CentOS
3 27 (12.62%) UNIX
4 12 (5.61%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.34%) VMS
6 3 (1.40%) Android
6 3 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.93%) Windows
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (65.89%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (44.86%) Continuous Integration
3 77 (35.98%) MVC
4 60 (28.04%) TDD
5 55 (25.70%) Automated Testing
5 55 (25.70%) OO
6 49 (22.90%) BDD
7 45 (21.03%) Software Engineering
8 37 (17.29%) Unit Testing
9 36 (16.82%) Refactoring
10 34 (15.89%) Mentoring
11 33 (15.42%) Scrum
12 31 (14.49%) OOP
13 22 (10.28%) E-Commerce
14 20 (9.35%) Configuration Management
15 17 (7.94%) DevOps
16 14 (6.54%) OO PHP
16 14 (6.54%) Kanban
17 13 (6.07%) Web Development
18 11 (5.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 208 (97.20%) PHP
2 142 (66.36%) JavaScript
3 38 (17.76%) SQL
4 37 (17.29%) PHP5
5 33 (15.42%) Java
6 21 (9.81%) Python
7 18 (8.41%) Perl
8 15 (7.01%) Ruby
9 7 (3.27%) C++
10 6 (2.80%) C#
11 5 (2.34%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.34%) Korn
12 2 (0.93%) C
13 1 (0.47%) Scala
13 1 (0.47%) Golang
Qualifications
1 4 (1.87%) SC Cleared
1 4 (1.87%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 14 (6.54%) Varnish
2 5 (2.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.34%) NFS
2 5 (2.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (8.88%) Puppet
2 13 (6.07%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.40%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.93%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 107 (50.00%) Zend
2 12 (5.61%) Rackspace
3 5 (2.34%) Twitter
3 5 (2.34%) VMware
4 3 (1.40%) Google
4 3 (1.40%) HP
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle
5 1 (0.47%) Akamai
5 1 (0.47%) Facebook
5 1 (0.47%) Telerik
5 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft
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