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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHPUnit
Rank 614 619 551
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -68
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 46 55 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.096% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.72% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 53
Median daily rate £375 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -6.66%
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
8695 7618 6877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 13.35% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5948 5022 4411
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 128 146
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £51.30 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 27 July 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 22 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 27 July 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 -23 45 £375 +4.16% 31
London +6 24 £400 +6.66% 11
South East 0 18 £288 -19.01% 5
Hampshire +6 16 £288 -23.33% 3
Portsmouth - 13 £288 - 2
Southampton -1 3 £336 -10.33%
City of London +46 1 £475 +58.33% 2
Oxfordshire +9 1 £350 +45.83%
South West +2 1 £275 - 6
North West -6 1 £425 +47.82% 4
Scotland - 1 - - 1
Cheshire - 1 £425 - 1
Berkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £413 - 2
South Yorkshire - 1 £413 - 2
Somerset - 1 £275 -
Sheffield - 1 £413 - 2
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Faringdon - 1 £350 -
Chester - 1 £425 -
Bath - 1 £275 -

PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 95 (98.96%) PHP
2 66 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 57 (59.38%) Git (software)
4 56 (58.33%) Linux
5 51 (53.13%) MySQL
6 45 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (45.83%) XML
8 35 (36.46%) TDD
9 34 (35.42%) Apache
10 33 (34.38%) jQuery
11 31 (32.29%) SQL
12 29 (30.21%) RESTful
13 28 (29.17%) Symfony
13 28 (29.17%) Subversion
14 27 (28.13%) HTML
14 27 (28.13%) LAMP
15 26 (27.08%) CSS
16 23 (23.96%) Unit Testing
16 23 (23.96%) OO PHP
17 22 (22.92%) BDD
18 21 (21.88%) MongoDB
18 21 (21.88%) Unix
19 20 (20.83%) QA
19 20 (20.83%) Automated Testing
20 19 (19.79%) Scrum
20 19 (19.79%) JSON
20 19 (19.79%) PHP 5
20 19 (19.79%) MVC
20 19 (19.79%) REST
21 18 (18.75%) NoSQL

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 34 (35.42%) Apache
2 4 (4.17%) Drupal
2 4 (4.17%) WordPress
3 3 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.08%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Magento
2 3 (3.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (53.13%) MySQL
2 21 (21.88%) MongoDB
3 18 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.17%) Redis
5 3 (3.13%) DB2
6 2 (2.08%) Big Data
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 57 (59.38%) Git (software)
2 28 (29.17%) Subversion
3 17 (17.71%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.29%) Vagrant
5 5 (5.21%) Selenium
6 4 (4.17%) Appium
6 4 (4.17%) Grunt
7 3 (3.13%) gulp
7 3 (3.13%) Hudson
7 3 (3.13%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.13%) JIRA
7 3 (3.13%) Maven
7 3 (3.13%) QUnit
7 3 (3.13%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.08%) JUnit
8 2 (2.08%) NUnit
8 2 (2.08%) Xdebug
9 1 (1.04%) Mocha
9 1 (1.04%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (7.29%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.17%) Retail
4 3 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Advertising
5 1 (1.04%) Electronics
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (76.04%) Developer
2 66 (68.75%) PHP Developer
3 12 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Senior PHP Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Test Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Symfony Developer
6 7 (7.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Angular Developer
7 6 (6.25%) LAMP Developer
8 5 (5.21%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Test Manager
9 4 (4.17%) E-Commerce Developer
9 4 (4.17%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.17%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (4.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.13%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (45.83%) XML
2 33 (34.38%) jQuery
3 29 (30.21%) RESTful
4 28 (29.17%) Symfony
5 27 (28.13%) HTML
5 27 (28.13%) LAMP
6 26 (27.08%) CSS
7 19 (19.79%) JSON
7 19 (19.79%) REST
8 18 (18.75%) XSD
9 15 (15.63%) Laravel
10 14 (14.58%) CakePHP
11 13 (13.54%) SOAP
12 11 (11.46%) AngularJS
13 9 (9.38%) Node.js
13 9 (9.38%) Zend Framework
14 8 (8.33%) CSS3
14 8 (8.33%) LESS
14 8 (8.33%) Web Services
15 7 (7.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.17%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.17%) Fintech
3 3 (3.13%) Blog
3 3 (3.13%) NHS
3 3 (3.13%) W3C
4 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.08%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.04%) BBC
5 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.04%) Social Media
5 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (58.33%) Linux
2 21 (21.88%) Unix
3 11 (11.46%) CentOS
3 11 (11.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Android
4 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.04%) Windows
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (36.46%) TDD
3 23 (23.96%) OO PHP
3 23 (23.96%) Unit Testing
4 22 (22.92%) BDD
5 20 (20.83%) Automated Testing
6 19 (19.79%) MVC
6 19 (19.79%) Scrum
7 16 (16.67%) OO
8 12 (12.50%) SDLC
9 10 (10.42%) DevOps
10 7 (7.29%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.29%) Web Development
11 6 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.25%) Front End Development
11 6 (6.25%) Software Architecture
11 6 (6.25%) Test Automation
12 5 (5.21%) OOP
13 4 (4.17%) Refactoring
13 4 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 95 (98.96%) PHP
2 66 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 31 (32.29%) SQL
4 19 (19.79%) PHP 5
5 5 (5.21%) Java
6 3 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.13%) C#
6 3 (3.13%) Python
7 2 (2.08%) Ruby
8 1 (1.04%) Go
8 1 (1.04%) PHP 7
8 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.04%) VB
8 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) CCNP
1 11 (11.46%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.83%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) Docker
2 5 (5.21%) Varnish
3 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.04%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (13.54%) Zend
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.04%) Akamai
3 1 (1.04%) SAP
3 1 (1.04%) Twitter
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