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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHPUnit
UK
Rank 573 570 533
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -37
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 24 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.78% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 40 57
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £286 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
- -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.50 -

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
7645 7575 7063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.08% 14.58% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5138 4996 4676
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 £305 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 202 133
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £29.51 £28.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.78 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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 26 February 2017.

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 23 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -5 22 £400 - 32
London +6 10 £425 +1.49% 11
Yorkshire +10 5 £420 +21.73% 8
City of London +4 4 £350 -12.50% 1
South East +14 3 £338 -3.57% 1
West Yorkshire +13 3 £420 -6.66% 5
Leeds -2 3 £420 -6.66% 4
Sheffield -2 2 £425 +60.37% 1
South Yorkshire -4 2 £425 +60.37% 1
Hampshire - 2 £350 - 1
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
Scotland - 2 - - 1
North West +15 1 £300 -20.00% 3
East Midlands +8 1 £300 -7.69% 2
South West +4 1 £275 -45.00% 3
Leicestershire +4 1 £300 -7.69% 1
Bristol +3 1 £275 -45.00% 2
Oxford -2 1 £338 -3.57%
Oxfordshire -9 1 £338 -3.57%
Birmingham - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £338 - 1
Manchester - 1 £300 - 1

PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 59 (90.77%) PHP
2 43 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (53.85%) BDD
4 34 (52.31%) RESTful
4 34 (52.31%) TDD
5 32 (49.23%) Symfony
6 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
7 30 (46.15%) Git (software)
8 26 (40.00%) Behat
9 25 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (36.92%) HTML
11 23 (35.38%) CSS
11 23 (35.38%) MVC
11 23 (35.38%) Jenkins
12 21 (32.31%) Laravel
12 21 (32.31%) OO
13 19 (29.23%) OO PHP
14 18 (27.69%) MySQL
14 18 (27.69%) HTTP
15 16 (24.62%) OOP
15 16 (24.62%) Java
15 16 (24.62%) Unit Testing
15 16 (24.62%) HTML5
16 15 (23.08%) Zend
16 15 (23.08%) CSS3
17 14 (21.54%) Doctrine
18 13 (20.00%) Docker
18 13 (20.00%) AngularJS
18 13 (20.00%) jQuery
19 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management

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 9 (13.85%) Apache
2 6 (9.23%) Drupal
2 6 (9.23%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (7.69%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.62%) WordPress
5 2 (3.08%) CMS
6 1 (1.54%) IIS
6 1 (1.54%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) GitHub
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) MySQL
2 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
3 11 (16.92%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (12.31%) Big Data
4 8 (12.31%) MongoDB
4 8 (12.31%) NoSQL
5 7 (10.77%) Redis
6 3 (4.62%) Data Lake
6 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.62%) HBase
Development Applications
1 30 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 23 (35.38%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.31%) JUnit
4 6 (9.23%) Cucumber
4 6 (9.23%) Jasmine
4 6 (9.23%) JIRA
4 6 (9.23%) Selenium
5 5 (7.69%) JSUnit
5 5 (7.69%) Subversion
6 4 (6.15%) Hudson
7 2 (3.08%) NUnit
7 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.54%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.54%) git-flow
8 1 (1.54%) gulp
8 1 (1.54%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Front Office
2 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.08%) Games
3 2 (3.08%) Publishing
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 55 (84.62%) Developer
2 37 (56.92%) PHP Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Senior Developer
4 7 (10.77%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Drupal Developer
5 6 (9.23%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Symfony Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Big Data Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Hadoop Developer
8 3 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Market Risk Developer
8 3 (4.62%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (4.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (52.31%) RESTful
2 32 (49.23%) Symfony
3 26 (40.00%) Behat
4 24 (36.92%) HTML
5 23 (35.38%) CSS
6 21 (32.31%) Laravel
7 16 (24.62%) HTML5
8 15 (23.08%) CSS3
9 14 (21.54%) Doctrine
10 13 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 13 (20.00%) jQuery
11 11 (16.92%) JMS
12 10 (15.38%) Web Services
13 8 (12.31%) Zend Framework
14 7 (10.77%) Django
14 7 (10.77%) EclipseLink
14 7 (10.77%) Flask
14 7 (10.77%) JPA
14 7 (10.77%) Node.js
15 6 (9.23%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Market Risk
2 4 (6.15%) Fintech
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.62%) User Experience
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Derivative
5 1 (1.54%) BBC
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) CentOS
2 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.85%) BDD
3 34 (52.31%) TDD
4 25 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (35.38%) MVC
6 21 (32.31%) OO
7 19 (29.23%) OO PHP
8 16 (24.62%) OOP
8 16 (24.62%) Unit Testing
9 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
9 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
10 11 (16.92%) Mentoring
10 11 (16.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (12.31%) Regression Testing
12 7 (10.77%) Kanban
12 7 (10.77%) SOLID
13 6 (9.23%) Analytics
13 6 (9.23%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 6 (9.23%) DevOps
13 6 (9.23%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 59 (90.77%) PHP
2 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.62%) Java
4 11 (16.92%) PHP 5
5 8 (12.31%) SQL
6 7 (10.77%) Python
7 5 (7.69%) Scala
8 4 (6.15%) PHP 4
9 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.54%) C#
9 1 (1.54%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.54%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) Docker
2 3 (4.62%) HDFS
3 1 (1.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) Piwik
3 1 (1.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Zend
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.54%) Google
3 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago