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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHPUnit
Rank 521 534 491
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -43
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 91 40 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.076% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 0.65% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 23 93
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£375 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £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
7173 6178 6390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.89% 11.73% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4584 3966 3640
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 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 132 223
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 £23.72 £20.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +25.00% 27
London +36 47 £350 - 11
South West - 24 £375 - 8
Bristol - 23 £375 - 7
South East -3 9 £315 -6.66% 2
City of London +23 4 £400 +6.66%
Hampshire -9 4 £238 -29.62%
Surrey - 4 £425 - 1
Lincolnshire +5 1 - -
Yorkshire -1 1 £313 -0.79% 2
East Midlands -7 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £313 - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £315 -
Leeds - 1 £313 -
Lincoln - - - -
Barton-upon-Humber - - - -
Bath - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Faringdon - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Hull - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Slough - - - -

PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 152 (97.44%) PHP
2 125 (80.13%) MySQL
3 102 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 92 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (58.33%) HTML
6 87 (55.77%) Zend
7 68 (43.59%) OO
8 66 (42.31%) jQuery
8 66 (42.31%) Git (software)
9 60 (38.46%) Zend Framework
10 59 (37.82%) CSS
11 56 (35.90%) Linux
12 53 (33.97%) TDD
13 52 (33.33%) PHP5
13 52 (33.33%) HTML5
14 51 (32.69%) Apache
14 51 (32.69%) MVC
15 50 (32.05%) Continuous Integration
16 41 (26.28%) Symfony
17 36 (23.08%) OOP
18 35 (22.44%) Unit Testing
19 34 (21.79%) Subversion
20 31 (19.87%) CentOS
21 30 (19.23%) BDD
21 30 (19.23%) AngularJS
21 30 (19.23%) OO PHP
21 30 (19.23%) Software Engineering
22 27 (17.31%) Java
23 26 (16.67%) Selenium
23 26 (16.67%) Jenkins

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 51 (32.69%) Apache
2 16 (10.26%) CMS
3 11 (7.05%) Drupal
4 9 (5.77%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.21%) WordPress
5 5 (3.21%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.56%) nginx
6 4 (2.56%) Node.js
7 3 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.92%) ExpressionEngine
7 3 (1.92%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.64%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Summit
1 2 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.28%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.33%) HTTP
2 6 (3.85%) Internet
3 4 (2.56%) PBX
3 4 (2.56%) VoIP
3 4 (2.56%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.64%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.64%) SSH
4 1 (0.64%) DNS
4 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (80.13%) MySQL
2 21 (13.46%) MongoDB
3 16 (10.26%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.41%) Big Data
5 9 (5.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (4.49%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.85%) Apache Hive
7 6 (3.85%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.56%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.92%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.92%) Redis
10 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.64%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.64%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 66 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 34 (21.79%) Subversion
3 26 (16.67%) Selenium
3 26 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 13 (8.33%) Behat
5 12 (7.69%) JIRA
5 12 (7.69%) JSUnit
6 10 (6.41%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.49%) Maven
7 7 (4.49%) JUnit
8 5 (3.21%) Hudson
8 5 (3.21%) Mercurial
8 5 (3.21%) Grunt
9 4 (2.56%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.92%) PhantomJS
10 3 (1.92%) QUnit
10 3 (1.92%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.92%) Mocha
11 2 (1.28%) Yeoman
11 2 (1.28%) Bower
General
1 9 (5.77%) Games
2 8 (5.13%) Finance
2 8 (5.13%) Advertising
3 5 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.56%) Publishing
4 4 (2.56%) Marketing
5 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.28%) Electronics
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
6 1 (0.64%) Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.64%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 149 (95.51%) Developer
2 110 (70.51%) PHP Developer
3 38 (24.36%) Web Developer
4 17 (10.90%) PHP Zend Developer
5 15 (9.62%) Designer
5 15 (9.62%) PHP Web Developer
6 12 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.13%) Applications Developer
7 8 (5.13%) Drupal Developer
8 7 (4.49%) Web Applications Developer
9 6 (3.85%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.21%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.21%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.21%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (3.21%) Architect
10 5 (3.21%) LAMP Developer
10 5 (3.21%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 4 (2.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 4 (2.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 4 (2.56%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (58.33%) HTML
2 66 (42.31%) jQuery
3 60 (38.46%) Zend Framework
4 59 (37.82%) CSS
5 52 (33.33%) HTML5
6 41 (26.28%) Symfony
7 30 (19.23%) AngularJS
8 23 (14.74%) RESTful
9 22 (14.10%) XML
10 19 (12.18%) Web Services
11 18 (11.54%) Spring
11 18 (11.54%) Backbone.js
11 18 (11.54%) CSS3
12 17 (10.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (10.90%) Ajax
12 17 (10.90%) LAMP
13 14 (8.97%) CodeIgniter
14 13 (8.33%) REST
15 10 (6.41%) JSON
16 9 (5.77%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.49%) Open Source
2 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.56%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.28%) Social Network
5 2 (1.28%) Social Media
5 2 (1.28%) DTV
6 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.64%) BBC
6 1 (0.64%) Replication
6 1 (0.64%) Clustering
6 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.64%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (35.90%) Linux
2 31 (19.87%) CentOS
3 17 (10.90%) UNIX
4 9 (5.77%) Android
4 9 (5.77%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Windows
6 1 (0.64%) VMS
6 1 (0.64%) Debian
6 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (43.59%) OO
3 53 (33.97%) TDD
4 51 (32.69%) MVC
5 50 (32.05%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (23.08%) OOP
7 35 (22.44%) Unit Testing
8 30 (19.23%) BDD
8 30 (19.23%) OO PHP
8 30 (19.23%) Software Engineering
9 21 (13.46%) Automated Testing
10 19 (12.18%) Web Development
11 16 (10.26%) Scrum
12 12 (7.69%) SEO
12 12 (7.69%) Benchmarking
13 9 (5.77%) Performance Testing
14 8 (5.13%) Analytics
15 7 (4.49%) Refactoring
16 6 (3.85%) Content Management
16 6 (3.85%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (97.44%) PHP
2 102 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 52 (33.33%) PHP5
4 27 (17.31%) Java
5 16 (10.26%) SQL
6 13 (8.33%) C++
7 12 (7.69%) Python
7 12 (7.69%) Ruby
8 8 (5.13%) C#
9 6 (3.85%) C
10 1 (0.64%) Korn
10 1 (0.64%) Scala
10 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.64%) Golang
10 1 (0.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (3.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) QA
2 2 (1.28%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.28%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) NFS
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.21%) Vagrant
1 5 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.56%) Puppet
3 3 (1.92%) Ansible
4 2 (1.28%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.28%) OpenIDM
4 2 (1.28%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (55.77%) Zend
2 3 (1.92%) Google
3 2 (1.28%) SAP
3 2 (1.28%) Akamai
3 2 (1.28%) Facebook
3 2 (1.28%) ForgeRock
4 1 (0.64%) VMware
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