The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHPUnit
Rank 481 513 459
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -54
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 72 36 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.077% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.12% 0.65% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 21 95
Average daily rate
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£375 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.75% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £190.00
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6425 5517 5682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.02% 11.84% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4208 3532 3388
Average daily rate £395 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 132 205
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%
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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 1 August 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 1 August 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
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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 +26 37 £375 - 23
South West - 21 £375 - 4
South East -4 10 £269 -6.52% 5
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 2
North West - - - - 2
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PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 134 (97.81%) PHP
2 108 (78.83%) MySQL
3 85 (62.04%) JavaScript
4 82 (59.85%) HTML
5 77 (56.20%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (47.45%) OO
7 64 (46.72%) CSS
7 64 (46.72%) Zend
7 64 (46.72%) Git (software)
8 56 (40.88%) TDD
9 54 (39.42%) jQuery
10 47 (34.31%) PHP5
11 41 (29.93%) Zend Framework
11 41 (29.93%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (29.20%) Subversion
13 39 (28.47%) HTML5
14 38 (27.74%) MVC
15 37 (27.01%) Symfony
16 36 (26.28%) Linux
17 35 (25.55%) OOP
18 33 (24.09%) Unit Testing
19 32 (23.36%) Apache
19 32 (23.36%) BDD
19 32 (23.36%) OO PHP
20 28 (20.44%) AngularJS
21 26 (18.98%) XML
22 25 (18.25%) Ajax
22 25 (18.25%) Automated Testing
23 24 (17.52%) Jenkins
24 23 (16.79%) Software Engineering

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 32 (23.36%) Apache
2 22 (16.06%) Drupal
3 16 (11.68%) CMS
4 10 (7.30%) Apache Solr
5 6 (4.38%) Node.js
6 5 (3.65%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.92%) nginx
8 3 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.19%) Alfresco
8 3 (2.19%) Mule
8 3 (2.19%) WordPress
9 2 (1.46%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (1.46%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.46%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.65%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.92%) Joyent
4 3 (2.19%) Heroku
4 3 (2.19%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.73%) GitHub
5 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.11%) HTTP
2 6 (4.38%) Internet
3 3 (2.19%) PBX
3 3 (2.19%) VoIP
3 3 (2.19%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (78.83%) MySQL
2 20 (14.60%) MongoDB
3 13 (9.49%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.30%) Big Data
5 6 (4.38%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.38%) Apache Hive
6 5 (3.65%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.19%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.19%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.73%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.73%) Redis
Development Applications
1 64 (46.72%) Git (software)
2 40 (29.20%) Subversion
3 24 (17.52%) Jenkins
4 23 (16.79%) Selenium
5 20 (14.60%) Behat
6 12 (8.76%) JSUnit
7 8 (5.84%) JIRA
8 6 (4.38%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.65%) Maven
9 5 (3.65%) JUnit
10 4 (2.92%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.92%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.92%) Hudson
11 3 (2.19%) QUnit
11 3 (2.19%) Bitbucket
11 3 (2.19%) PhantomJS
11 3 (2.19%) Grunt
11 3 (2.19%) Mocha
12 2 (1.46%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.46%) Firebug
General
1 9 (6.57%) Games
2 8 (5.84%) Advertising
3 5 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.92%) Marketing
5 3 (2.19%) Finance
6 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.46%) Electronics
6 2 (1.46%) Publishing
7 1 (0.73%) Retail
7 1 (0.73%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.73%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.73%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 133 (97.08%) Developer
2 93 (67.88%) PHP Developer
3 34 (24.82%) Web Developer
4 17 (12.41%) Drupal Developer
5 14 (10.22%) PHP Web Developer
6 13 (9.49%) Designer
7 9 (6.57%) Software Engineer
7 9 (6.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 9 (6.57%) PHP Zend Developer
8 7 (5.11%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 6 (4.38%) LAMP Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.65%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (3.65%) Web Applications Developer
10 5 (3.65%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.65%) Applications Developer
10 5 (3.65%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Lead PHP Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Architect
11 4 (2.92%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (59.85%) HTML
2 64 (46.72%) CSS
3 54 (39.42%) jQuery
4 41 (29.93%) Zend Framework
5 39 (28.47%) HTML5
6 37 (27.01%) Symfony
7 28 (20.44%) AngularJS
8 26 (18.98%) XML
9 25 (18.25%) Ajax
10 22 (16.06%) LAMP
11 18 (13.14%) CSS3
12 17 (12.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (12.41%) RESTful
13 16 (11.68%) Backbone.js
14 14 (10.22%) Web Services
14 14 (10.22%) REST
15 12 (8.76%) Spring
15 12 (8.76%) CodeIgniter
16 11 (8.03%) JSON
17 10 (7.30%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.03%) Open Source
2 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.92%) Taxonomies
4 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.46%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.46%) DTV
5 2 (1.46%) Social Network
6 1 (0.73%) BBC
6 1 (0.73%) Replication
6 1 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.73%) New Media
6 1 (0.73%) Social Media
6 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (26.28%) Linux
2 18 (13.14%) CentOS
3 16 (11.68%) UNIX
4 9 (6.57%) Android
4 9 (6.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.46%) Windows
6 1 (0.73%) Debian
6 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (56.20%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (47.45%) OO
3 56 (40.88%) TDD
4 41 (29.93%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (27.74%) MVC
6 35 (25.55%) OOP
7 33 (24.09%) Unit Testing
8 32 (23.36%) BDD
8 32 (23.36%) OO PHP
9 25 (18.25%) Automated Testing
10 23 (16.79%) Software Engineering
11 21 (15.33%) Scrum
12 18 (13.14%) Web Development
13 12 (8.76%) SEO
13 12 (8.76%) Benchmarking
14 8 (5.84%) Analytics
15 7 (5.11%) Performance Testing
15 7 (5.11%) Kanban
16 6 (4.38%) Responsive Web Design
16 6 (4.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 134 (97.81%) PHP
2 85 (62.04%) JavaScript
3 47 (34.31%) PHP5
4 23 (16.79%) Java
5 22 (16.06%) SQL
6 11 (8.03%) Python
7 10 (7.30%) Ruby
7 10 (7.30%) C++
8 6 (4.38%) C#
9 5 (3.65%) C
10 1 (0.73%) VBScript
10 1 (0.73%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (3.65%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.46%) ISO 14001
1 2 (1.46%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (8.76%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.84%) Vagrant
3 7 (5.11%) Puppet
4 3 (2.19%) Ansible
5 2 (1.46%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.46%) OpenIDM
5 2 (1.46%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (46.72%) Zend
2 4 (2.92%) Rackspace
3 3 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.46%) ForgeRock
4 2 (1.46%) SAP
4 2 (1.46%) Google
5 1 (0.73%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.73%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.73%) Facebook
5 1 (0.73%) Akamai
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Maket rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Rate: From £380 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £80 - £100 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £220 - £260 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 15 days ago
West London
Sega Europe
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 25 days ago