The table below looks at the statistics for PHPUnit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHPUnit over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHPUnit
Rank 511 541 486
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -55
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 91 42 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.079% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.25% 0.67% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 24 93
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£375 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £252 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
7256 6262 6397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.84% 11.73% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4661 4021 3641
Average daily rate £388 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 132 223
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 £23.75 £20.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.56% -2.66%

PHPUnit
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHPUnit within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2014.

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 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHPUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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
England +35 91 £375 +21.95% 28
London +25 47 £350 -3.44% 13
South West - 22 £400 - 3
Bristol - 21 £400 - 2
South East -4 9 £315 -6.66% 3
Hampshire -14 4 £238 -29.62%
Surrey - 4 £425 - 1
City of London +16 3 £425 +13.33% 4
Lincolnshire +4 1 - -
Yorkshire -1 1 £313 -0.79% 4
East Midlands -5 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £313 - 3
Oxfordshire - 1 £315 -
Leeds - 1 £313 - 1
Lincoln - - - -
Barton-upon-Humber - - - -
Bath - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Faringdon - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Hull - - - - 1
Knutsford - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Milton Keynes - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Slough - - - -
Southampton - - - -

PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 155 (97.48%) PHP
2 127 (79.87%) MySQL
3 104 (65.41%) JavaScript
4 92 (57.86%) HTML
4 92 (57.86%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (54.72%) Zend
6 68 (42.77%) OO
6 68 (42.77%) Git (software)
7 67 (42.14%) jQuery
8 60 (37.74%) CSS
9 59 (37.11%) Zend Framework
10 57 (35.85%) Linux
11 54 (33.96%) TDD
12 53 (33.33%) MVC
13 52 (32.70%) Apache
13 52 (32.70%) PHP5
13 52 (32.70%) HTML5
14 50 (31.45%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (27.04%) Symfony
16 37 (23.27%) OOP
17 35 (22.01%) Subversion
17 35 (22.01%) Unit Testing
18 32 (20.13%) BDD
19 31 (19.50%) CentOS
20 30 (18.87%) AngularJS
20 30 (18.87%) Software Engineering
21 29 (18.24%) OO PHP
22 28 (17.61%) Java
23 27 (16.98%) Selenium
24 26 (16.35%) Jenkins

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 52 (32.70%) Apache
2 16 (10.06%) CMS
3 11 (6.92%) Drupal
4 9 (5.66%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.14%) WordPress
6 4 (2.52%) nginx
6 4 (2.52%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.52%) Node.js
7 3 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.89%) ExpressionEngine
7 3 (1.89%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.63%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Summit
1 2 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.26%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.81%) HTTP
2 6 (3.77%) Internet
3 4 (2.52%) PBX
3 4 (2.52%) VoIP
3 4 (2.52%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.63%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.63%) SSH
4 1 (0.63%) DNS
4 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (79.87%) MySQL
2 22 (13.84%) MongoDB
3 16 (10.06%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.29%) Big Data
5 9 (5.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (4.40%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.77%) Apache Hive
7 6 (3.77%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.52%) Redis
8 4 (2.52%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.89%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.63%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.63%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 68 (42.77%) Git (software)
2 35 (22.01%) Subversion
3 27 (16.98%) Selenium
4 26 (16.35%) Jenkins
5 13 (8.18%) Behat
5 13 (8.18%) JIRA
6 12 (7.55%) JSUnit
7 10 (6.29%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.40%) Maven
8 7 (4.40%) JUnit
9 6 (3.77%) Grunt
10 5 (3.14%) Hudson
10 5 (3.14%) Mercurial
11 4 (2.52%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.89%) PhantomJS
12 3 (1.89%) Yeoman
12 3 (1.89%) Bower
12 3 (1.89%) QUnit
12 3 (1.89%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.89%) Mocha
General
1 9 (5.66%) Games
2 8 (5.03%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Advertising
3 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.52%) Publishing
4 4 (2.52%) Marketing
5 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.26%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) Back Office
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 151 (94.97%) Developer
2 112 (70.44%) PHP Developer
3 38 (23.90%) Web Developer
4 17 (10.69%) PHP Zend Developer
5 15 (9.43%) Designer
5 15 (9.43%) PHP Web Developer
6 12 (7.55%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.03%) Applications Developer
7 8 (5.03%) Drupal Developer
8 7 (4.40%) Web Applications Developer
9 6 (3.77%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.14%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.14%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.14%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (3.14%) Architect
10 5 (3.14%) LAMP Developer
10 5 (3.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 4 (2.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 4 (2.52%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 4 (2.52%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (57.86%) HTML
2 67 (42.14%) jQuery
3 60 (37.74%) CSS
4 59 (37.11%) Zend Framework
5 52 (32.70%) HTML5
6 43 (27.04%) Symfony
7 30 (18.87%) AngularJS
8 23 (14.47%) RESTful
8 23 (14.47%) XML
9 19 (11.95%) Web Services
9 19 (11.95%) Spring
10 18 (11.32%) LAMP
10 18 (11.32%) CSS3
10 18 (11.32%) Backbone.js
11 17 (10.69%) Ajax
11 17 (10.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (9.43%) CodeIgniter
13 14 (8.81%) REST
14 11 (6.92%) JSON
15 10 (6.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.03%) Open Source
2 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.52%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.26%) Social Network
5 2 (1.26%) Social Media
5 2 (1.26%) DTV
6 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.63%) BBC
6 1 (0.63%) Replication
6 1 (0.63%) Clustering
6 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.63%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (35.85%) Linux
2 31 (19.50%) CentOS
3 18 (11.32%) UNIX
4 9 (5.66%) Android
4 9 (5.66%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.63%) Windows
6 1 (0.63%) VMS
6 1 (0.63%) Debian
6 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (57.86%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (42.77%) OO
3 54 (33.96%) TDD
4 53 (33.33%) MVC
5 50 (31.45%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (23.27%) OOP
7 35 (22.01%) Unit Testing
8 32 (20.13%) BDD
9 30 (18.87%) Software Engineering
10 29 (18.24%) OO PHP
11 21 (13.21%) Automated Testing
12 19 (11.95%) Web Development
13 17 (10.69%) Scrum
14 12 (7.55%) SEO
14 12 (7.55%) Benchmarking
15 10 (6.29%) Performance Testing
16 8 (5.03%) Analytics
17 7 (4.40%) Refactoring
17 7 (4.40%) E-Commerce
18 6 (3.77%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 155 (97.48%) PHP
2 104 (65.41%) JavaScript
3 52 (32.70%) PHP5
4 28 (17.61%) Java
5 17 (10.69%) SQL
6 14 (8.81%) C++
7 13 (8.18%) Python
7 13 (8.18%) Ruby
8 9 (5.66%) C#
9 6 (3.77%) C
10 1 (0.63%) Korn
10 1 (0.63%) Scala
10 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.63%) Golang
10 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (3.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.89%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.26%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) NFS
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) Vagrant
1 5 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.52%) Puppet
3 3 (1.89%) Ansible
4 2 (1.26%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.26%) OpenIDM
4 2 (1.26%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (54.72%) Zend
2 3 (1.89%) Google
3 2 (1.26%) SAP
3 2 (1.26%) Akamai
3 2 (1.26%) Facebook
3 2 (1.26%) ForgeRock
4 1 (0.63%) VMware
Bristol, Somerset
Kainos Software
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago