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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHPUnit
Rank 577 528 522
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -6
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 35 66 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.12% 0.064%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.49% 0.98% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 25
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£375 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
7189 6749 5290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.88% 12.55% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4597 4326 3337
Average daily rate £400 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 139 136
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £31.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +0.80%

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 6 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHPUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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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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 -47 35 £375 +5.63% 34
London -34 10 £378 +0.66% 10
South West +10 9 - - 5
Bristol +6 9 - - 1
South East -16 7 £325 +8.33% 13
East of England - 4 - - 1
Watford - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
City of London +13 3 £375 +4.16% 5
Yorkshire -9 3 £375 +25.00% 1
Hampshire -13 3 £380 +26.66%
West Yorkshire -2 2 £425 +41.66%
Leeds -5 2 £425 +36.00%
Berkshire -6 2 £325 - 4
Oxfordshire -19 2 £275 - 2
Southampton -14 1 £380 +26.66%
Faringdon - 1 £275 - 1
Knutsford - 1 £318 -
Cheshire - 1 £318 -
Staffordshire - 1 £285 - 1
North West - 1 £318 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £285 - 1

PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 110 (96.49%) PHP
2 80 (70.18%) JavaScript
3 78 (68.42%) HTML
4 70 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (59.65%) MySQL
6 61 (53.51%) Git (software)
7 55 (48.25%) HTML5
8 49 (42.98%) jQuery
9 48 (42.11%) CSS
10 46 (40.35%) Apache
11 44 (38.60%) Linux
11 44 (38.60%) Zend
12 43 (37.72%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (36.84%) TDD
14 37 (32.46%) MVC
15 34 (29.82%) Doctrine
16 32 (28.07%) Unit Testing
17 30 (26.32%) Automated Testing
17 30 (26.32%) BDD
18 29 (25.44%) Symfony
18 29 (25.44%) OOP
19 28 (24.56%) CentOS
19 28 (24.56%) Zend Framework
20 27 (23.68%) Software Engineering
20 27 (23.68%) OO
21 25 (21.93%) PHP5
22 24 (21.05%) SQL
22 24 (21.05%) AngularJS
23 21 (18.42%) XML
23 21 (18.42%) Finance

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 46 (40.35%) Apache
2 9 (7.89%) nginx
3 6 (5.26%) Drupal
3 6 (5.26%) Node.js
4 4 (3.51%) SugarCRM
5 2 (1.75%) WordPress
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.88%) JBoss
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) SaaS
1 3 (2.63%) PaaS
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.88%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (0.88%) PBX
2 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (59.65%) MySQL
2 11 (9.65%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (6.14%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.51%) DbVisualizer
5 4 (3.51%) DB2
6 1 (0.88%) MS Access
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.88%) Redis
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 61 (53.51%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.04%) Jenkins
2 16 (14.04%) Selenium
2 16 (14.04%) Subversion
3 11 (9.65%) Behat
4 6 (5.26%) Jasmine
4 6 (5.26%) WebDriver
5 4 (3.51%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (2.63%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.63%) JIRA
7 2 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.75%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.75%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.75%) CasperJS
8 1 (0.88%) PhpStorm
8 1 (0.88%) Phing
8 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.88%) Hudson
8 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (3.51%) Retail
3 3 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (71.93%) Developer
2 66 (57.89%) PHP Developer
3 13 (11.40%) Software Engineer
4 11 (9.65%) PHP Zend Developer
5 10 (8.77%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (7.02%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.02%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (5.26%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Designer
8 5 (4.39%) Automation Tester
8 5 (4.39%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 5 (4.39%) Tester
8 5 (4.39%) Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Technical Test Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Test Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Drupal Developer
10 3 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (68.42%) HTML
2 55 (48.25%) HTML5
3 49 (42.98%) jQuery
4 48 (42.11%) CSS
5 34 (29.82%) Doctrine
6 29 (25.44%) Symfony
7 28 (24.56%) Zend Framework
8 24 (21.05%) AngularJS
9 21 (18.42%) XML
10 20 (17.54%) Laravel
11 19 (16.67%) REST
11 19 (16.67%) RESTful
12 17 (14.91%) LAMP
12 17 (14.91%) CSS3
13 13 (11.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (7.89%) Backbone.js
14 9 (7.89%) Web Services
15 8 (7.02%) CodeIgniter
16 7 (6.14%) JSON
17 5 (4.39%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Open Source
2 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.51%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.51%) User Experience
3 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.63%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.75%) Mobile Games
5 2 (1.75%) Social Network
5 2 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (38.60%) Linux
2 28 (24.56%) CentOS
3 7 (6.14%) UNIX
4 5 (4.39%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.51%) Android
6 3 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.63%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.63%) Windows
7 1 (0.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (37.72%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (36.84%) TDD
4 37 (32.46%) MVC
5 32 (28.07%) Unit Testing
6 30 (26.32%) Automated Testing
6 30 (26.32%) BDD
7 29 (25.44%) OOP
8 27 (23.68%) OO
8 27 (23.68%) Software Engineering
9 20 (17.54%) Refactoring
9 20 (17.54%) Mentoring
10 17 (14.91%) Scrum
11 12 (10.53%) E-Commerce
11 12 (10.53%) OO PHP
12 10 (8.77%) System Testing
13 9 (7.89%) Web Development
13 9 (7.89%) Software Testing
14 7 (6.14%) Pair Programming
15 6 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 110 (96.49%) PHP
2 80 (70.18%) JavaScript
3 25 (21.93%) PHP5
4 24 (21.05%) SQL
5 12 (10.53%) Java
6 9 (7.89%) Python
7 6 (5.26%) Perl
8 2 (1.75%) Ruby
9 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Puppet
2 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.88%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 44 (38.60%) Zend
2 5 (4.39%) Twitter
3 3 (2.63%) HP
4 2 (1.75%) Google
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle
5 1 (0.88%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.88%) Rackspace
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