The first table below looks at the demand for PHPUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHPUnit over the 3 months to 24 April 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 North West 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHPUnit
Rank - 113 127
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.083% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.85% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate - £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
298 235 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.70% 9.72% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 102 145
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 14
Average hourly rate £37.49 £33.73 £25.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.14% +30.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.74 £28.46 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £120.25 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
PHPUnit
England

PHPUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PHPUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PHPUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PHPUnit Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PHPUnit
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHPUnit within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
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Vacancies
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PHPUnit
England

PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Zend
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Mocha
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Modernizr
3 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (50.00%) QUnit
3 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) RDF
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Mocha
1 3 (50.00%) QUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (16.67%) Calabash
2 1 (16.67%) Grunt
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Firebug
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Modernizr
2 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Symfony
4 1 (16.67%) Zend Framework
4 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (16.67%) OOCSS
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) RDF
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Zend