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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHPUnit
Rank 597 605 563
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -42
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 50 35 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.063% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.60% 0.49% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 48
Median daily rate £375 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £284 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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
8269 7195 6939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.87% 12.89% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5636 4597 4436
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 147 137
Median hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £26.19 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

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 May 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 25 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 May 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 -7 49 £381 +1.66% 26
London -5 27 £400 +5.96% 6
Yorkshire +9 8 £450 +20.00% 4
West Yorkshire +17 7 £450 +5.88% 1
Leeds 0 7 £450 +5.88%
South East -4 7 £350 +7.69% 8
Hampshire +1 4 £288 -24.34% 3
Hertfordshire +11 3 - -
Oxfordshire +10 3 £350 +27.27%
Watford +9 3 - -
East of England +3 3 - -
Faringdon -1 2 £350 +27.27%
Portsmouth - 2 £288 - 1
North West -5 1 £375 +18.11% 2
West Midlands -6 1 £300 +5.26% 3
South West -9 1 £275 - 3
Somerset - 1 £275 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £350 -
Lancashire - 1 £375 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Bath - 1 £275 -
Blackpool - 1 £375 -
Nottingham - 1 £350 -
Oxford - 1 £350 -

PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 104 (97.20%) PHP
2 70 (65.42%) JavaScript
3 65 (60.75%) Git (software)
4 58 (54.21%) MySQL
5 50 (46.73%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (42.06%) HTML
7 38 (35.51%) CSS
8 37 (34.58%) TDD
9 33 (30.84%) jQuery
9 33 (30.84%) XML
9 33 (30.84%) Linux
9 33 (30.84%) SQL
10 29 (27.10%) MVC
10 29 (27.10%) RESTful
11 28 (26.17%) Zend
11 28 (26.17%) PHP 5
11 28 (26.17%) Subversion
12 27 (25.23%) Symfony
12 27 (25.23%) Jenkins
13 26 (24.30%) Unix
13 26 (24.30%) OO
13 26 (24.30%) Apache
14 24 (22.43%) Automated Testing
15 23 (21.50%) OO PHP
15 23 (21.50%) BDD
16 22 (20.56%) Behat
17 20 (18.69%) HTML5
17 20 (18.69%) LAMP
17 20 (18.69%) Unit Testing
17 20 (18.69%) QA

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 26 (24.30%) Apache
2 14 (13.08%) Node.js
3 6 (5.61%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.67%) Drupal
5 3 (2.80%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.87%) IIS
6 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.87%) WordPress
7 1 (0.93%) CMS
Business Applications
1 13 (12.15%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.93%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) SaaS
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) SMTP
2 2 (1.87%) HTTP
2 2 (1.87%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) FTP
3 1 (0.93%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (54.21%) MySQL
2 15 (14.02%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.41%) DB2
4 7 (6.54%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.87%) Big Data
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.93%) Redis
6 1 (0.93%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 65 (60.75%) Git (software)
2 28 (26.17%) Subversion
3 27 (25.23%) Jenkins
4 18 (16.82%) Selenium
5 12 (11.21%) Appium
5 12 (11.21%) WebDriver
6 10 (9.35%) Maven
7 8 (7.48%) Vagrant
8 6 (5.61%) Jasmine
9 5 (4.67%) Cucumber
9 5 (4.67%) Grunt
9 5 (4.67%) Hudson
10 4 (3.74%) Eclipse
10 4 (3.74%) gulp
10 4 (3.74%) Mocha
11 3 (2.80%) JUnit
11 3 (2.80%) NUnit
12 2 (1.87%) JIRA
12 2 (1.87%) QUnit
12 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (10.28%) Retail
2 8 (7.48%) Advertising
3 6 (5.61%) Finance
4 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.74%) Marketing
6 2 (1.87%) Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Electronics
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (68.22%) Developer
2 62 (57.94%) PHP Developer
3 10 (9.35%) Automation Tester
3 10 (9.35%) Senior Developer
3 10 (9.35%) Senior PHP Developer
3 10 (9.35%) Tester
4 9 (8.41%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (7.48%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 8 (7.48%) Selenium Tester
5 8 (7.48%) Test Engineer
5 8 (7.48%) Web Developer
6 7 (6.54%) Angular Developer
6 7 (6.54%) LAMP Developer
7 6 (5.61%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 5 (4.67%) QA Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.74%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Node.js Developer
9 4 (3.74%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (42.06%) HTML
2 38 (35.51%) CSS
3 33 (30.84%) jQuery
3 33 (30.84%) XML
4 29 (27.10%) RESTful
5 27 (25.23%) Symfony
6 22 (20.56%) Behat
7 20 (18.69%) HTML5
7 20 (18.69%) LAMP
7 20 (18.69%) SOAP
8 19 (17.76%) CSS3
9 15 (14.02%) Laravel
10 14 (13.08%) REST
11 13 (12.15%) AngularJS
12 11 (10.28%) Doctrine
12 11 (10.28%) XSD
13 10 (9.35%) Web Services
14 9 (8.41%) JSON
14 9 (8.41%) Zend Framework
15 8 (7.48%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.67%) Fintech
2 5 (4.67%) W3C
3 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.80%) NHS
4 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.87%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.93%) BBC
5 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.93%) iDTV
5 1 (0.93%) Social Media
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.84%) Linux
2 26 (24.30%) Unix
3 5 (4.67%) CentOS
3 5 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.87%) Windows
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.93%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (46.73%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (34.58%) TDD
3 29 (27.10%) MVC
4 26 (24.30%) OO
5 24 (22.43%) Automated Testing
6 23 (21.50%) BDD
6 23 (21.50%) OO PHP
7 20 (18.69%) Unit Testing
8 17 (15.89%) Scrum
8 17 (15.89%) Test Automation
9 16 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (14.02%) Web Development
11 14 (13.08%) User Stories
12 12 (11.21%) Test Scripting
13 10 (9.35%) DevOps
14 9 (8.41%) Coaching
14 9 (8.41%) Re-Platforming
15 8 (7.48%) Document Management
15 8 (7.48%) Front End Development
15 8 (7.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 104 (97.20%) PHP
2 70 (65.42%) JavaScript
3 33 (30.84%) SQL
4 28 (26.17%) PHP 5
5 9 (8.41%) Bash Shell
5 9 (8.41%) Java
6 5 (4.67%) Python
7 4 (3.74%) C#
7 4 (3.74%) Ruby
8 3 (2.80%) VB
9 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.87%) VBA
10 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.93%) FQL
10 1 (0.93%) Go
10 1 (0.93%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (4.67%) CCNP
1 5 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) Docker
2 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.87%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.93%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) Puppet
2 2 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (26.17%) Zend
2 4 (3.74%) Oracle
3 2 (1.87%) Akamai
3 2 (1.87%) AppDynamics
3 2 (1.87%) SAP
4 1 (0.93%) Facebook
4 1 (0.93%) Google
4 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.93%) Siebel
4 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.93%) Twitter
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