The table below looks at the statistics for PHPUnit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHPUnit over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHPUnit
Rank 586 620 516
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -104
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 34 37 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.067% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.45% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 90
Median daily rate £401 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+34.16% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8237 8306 7445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.65% 15.01% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5540 5578 5100
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 189 115
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.68 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

PHPUnit
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing PHPUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

PHPUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHPUnit
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHPUnit within the UK.

PHPUnit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PHPUnit
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHPUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

PHPUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PHPUnit
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHPUnit within the UK.

PHPUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PHPUnit
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHPUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 34 £401 +14.64% 24
London -9 15 £400 -11.11% 8
East Midlands +3 8 £438 +29.62% 1
Nottingham - 7 £450 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 7 £450 - 1
Yorkshire +27 6 £403 +34.16% 5
West Yorkshire +17 5 £403 +34.16% 3
City of London +1 5 £650 +85.71%
Leeds - 5 £403 - 2
South East +13 2 £338 +22.72% 6
Oxfordshire -5 2 £338 -3.57% 1
Oxford -7 2 £338 -3.57% 1
South West +11 1 £275 +22.22% 1
Bristol +6 1 £275 +22.22%
Sheffield - 1 £390 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £390 - 1

PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PHPUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PHPUnit.

1 78 (92.86%) PHP
2 52 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (55.95%) BDD
4 43 (51.19%) JavaScript
5 41 (48.81%) TDD
6 40 (47.62%) Git (software)
7 39 (46.43%) Symfony
8 34 (40.48%) MySQL
9 32 (38.10%) Jenkins
9 32 (38.10%) OO PHP
10 29 (34.52%) RESTful
11 28 (33.33%) Behat
12 26 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (30.95%) jQuery
13 24 (28.57%) Unit Testing
13 24 (28.57%) HTML
13 24 (28.57%) Apache
14 23 (27.38%) CSS
15 22 (26.19%) MVC
16 21 (25.00%) OO
16 21 (25.00%) NoSQL
16 21 (25.00%) Docker
17 20 (23.81%) MongoDB
18 19 (22.62%) Laravel
18 19 (22.62%) HTTP
18 19 (22.62%) Linux
18 19 (22.62%) SQL
18 19 (22.62%) QA
19 18 (21.43%) Doctrine
20 17 (20.24%) Relational Database

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (28.57%) Apache
2 7 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.95%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.38%) Drupal
5 1 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.19%) nginx
5 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.19%) GitHub
1 1 (1.19%) Heroku
1 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.62%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (1.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.48%) MySQL
2 21 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 20 (23.81%) MongoDB
4 17 (20.24%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
5 8 (9.52%) Big Data
5 8 (9.52%) Redis
6 4 (4.76%) Data Lake
6 4 (4.76%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.76%) HBase
Development Applications
1 40 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 32 (38.10%) Jenkins
3 16 (19.05%) Subversion
4 8 (9.52%) JIRA
5 7 (8.33%) Jasmine
6 6 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.14%) JUnit
6 6 (7.14%) Selenium
7 5 (5.95%) JSUnit
8 4 (4.76%) Hudson
9 3 (3.57%) gulp
10 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.19%) git-flow
10 1 (1.19%) Grunt
10 1 (1.19%) NetBeans
10 1 (1.19%) QUnit
10 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.19%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (13.10%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Front Office
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (2.38%) Games
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.19%) German Language
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (86.90%) Developer
2 58 (69.05%) PHP Developer
3 19 (22.62%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.90%) Senior PHP Developer
5 9 (10.71%) Web Developer
6 8 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (8.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 7 (8.33%) Symfony Developer
8 6 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (7.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) Apache Spark Developer
10 4 (4.76%) E-Commerce Developer
10 4 (4.76%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Java Hadoop Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Market Data Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Market Risk Java Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (46.43%) Symfony
2 29 (34.52%) RESTful
3 28 (33.33%) Behat
4 26 (30.95%) jQuery
5 24 (28.57%) HTML
6 23 (27.38%) CSS
7 19 (22.62%) Laravel
8 18 (21.43%) Doctrine
9 15 (17.86%) JMS
9 15 (17.86%) LAMP
10 14 (16.67%) JSON
11 13 (15.48%) CakePHP
12 12 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 11 (13.10%) REST
13 11 (13.10%) Web Services
13 11 (13.10%) XML
14 10 (11.90%) CSS3
14 10 (11.90%) HTML5
15 9 (10.71%) Node.js
16 8 (9.52%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Market Risk
2 4 (4.76%) Fintech
2 4 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.57%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.38%) User Experience
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) BBC
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) Derivative
5 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.19%) Economics
5 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.19%) IVR
5 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) NHS
5 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.62%) Linux
2 15 (17.86%) Unix
3 10 (11.90%) CentOS
4 9 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (55.95%) BDD
3 41 (48.81%) TDD
4 32 (38.10%) OO PHP
5 26 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 22 (26.19%) MVC
8 21 (25.00%) OO
9 16 (19.05%) Configuration Management
9 16 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (17.86%) Mentoring
10 15 (17.86%) Scrum
11 13 (15.48%) OOP
12 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
12 10 (11.90%) Web Development
13 8 (9.52%) SDLC
14 7 (8.33%) Kanban
15 6 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 6 (7.14%) DevOps
15 6 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 78 (92.86%) PHP
2 43 (51.19%) JavaScript
3 19 (22.62%) SQL
4 11 (13.10%) Java
5 6 (7.14%) PHP 5
6 5 (5.95%) Python
6 5 (5.95%) Scala
7 2 (2.38%) C#
8 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.19%) C
8 1 (1.19%) C++
8 1 (1.19%) Perl
8 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) CCNP
1 9 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.62%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.19%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (25.00%) Docker
2 4 (4.76%) HDFS
2 4 (4.76%) Varnish
3 1 (1.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Puppet
2 3 (3.57%) Ansible
3 1 (1.19%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.19%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (14.29%) Zend
2 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.19%) Google
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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