The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PHPUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHPUnit over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHPUnit
London / City of London
Rank 149 149 182
Rank change year-on-year 0 +33  
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.067% 0.061% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 0.40% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Median daily rate £350 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +10.34%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £350 £378
% change year-on-year +8.21% -7.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -

PHPUnit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 546 495 703
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 18.38% 15.14% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 394 541
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £29.64 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.29%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  

PHPUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing PHPUnit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for PHPUnit in the City of London

PHPUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PHPUnit in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for PHPUnit in the City of London

PHPUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for PHPUnit.

1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Symfony
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Behat
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Drupal
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (40.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Data Lake
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JSUnit
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Market Data Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Market Risk Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Market Risk Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Behat
1 3 (60.00%) RESTful
1 3 (60.00%) Symfony
2 1 (20.00%) Doctrine
2 1 (20.00%) Polymer
2 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Web Components
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (20.00%) QA Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
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