Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PHPUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PHPUnit over the 6 months to 20 July 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.

PHPUnit
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 758 773 760
Rank change year-on-year +15 -13 -44
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 56 99 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.064% 0.098% 0.093%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.36% 0.63% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 77 65
England median daily rate £425 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £248
90th Percentile £456 £475 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15649 15608 13601
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.87% 15.37% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10687 10732 8955
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £270
90th Percentile £594 £575 £563
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 273 220
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.79%
10th Percentile £28.75 £26.77 £21.83
90th Percentile £54.81 £52.25 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year - +13.48% -0.93%

PHPUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PHPUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PHPUnit in England

PHPUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHPUnit in England

PHPUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHPUnit in England over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHPUnit in England

PHPUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHPUnit in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PHPUnit in England

PHPUnit
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHPUnit within the England region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 19 £450 +12.50% 10
Midlands +38 18 £275 -15.38% 1
North of England +52 11 £373 -9.70% 11
West Midlands +42 11 £238 -20.83%
Yorkshire +30 11 £373 -9.70% 7
South East +23 8 £450 +56.52% 4
East Midlands +2 7 £300 -14.29% 1
East of England 0 6 £450 - 1
PHPUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 England region with a requirement for PHPUnit.

1 52 (92.86%) PHP
2 42 (75.00%) HTML
2 42 (75.00%) CSS
3 40 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 36 (64.29%) Git (software)
4 36 (64.29%) RESTful
5 35 (62.50%) MySQL
6 32 (57.14%) Symfony
7 31 (55.36%) jQuery
8 26 (46.43%) Laravel
9 25 (44.64%) OO
9 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (42.86%) OO PHP
11 23 (41.07%) HTML5
11 23 (41.07%) CSS3
12 21 (37.50%) MVC
12 21 (37.50%) Linux
13 20 (35.71%) Unit Testing
14 19 (33.93%) MongoDB
14 19 (33.93%) OOP
14 19 (33.93%) TDD
15 18 (32.14%) Sass
15 18 (32.14%) AngularJS
15 18 (32.14%) PHP 5
16 14 (25.00%) LAMP
16 14 (25.00%) Ajax
17 11 (19.64%) Subversion
17 11 (19.64%) Drupal
17 11 (19.64%) BDD
18 10 (17.86%) Zend

PHPUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 11 (19.64%) Drupal
2 9 (16.07%) Apache
3 7 (12.50%) nginx
4 5 (8.93%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (5.36%) Apache Spark
5 3 (5.36%) WordPress
6 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) GitHub
2 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.57%) AdWords
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.57%) CloudFront
3 2 (3.57%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.57%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (62.50%) MySQL
2 19 (33.93%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.71%) Redis
4 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (19.64%) Subversion
3 5 (8.93%) Vagrant
4 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.14%) JUnit
4 4 (7.14%) Selenium
5 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.36%) JSUnit
6 2 (3.57%) Bower
6 2 (3.57%) gulp
6 2 (3.57%) JIRA
6 2 (3.57%) Mocha
6 2 (3.57%) Travis CI
6 2 (3.57%) webpack
7 1 (1.79%) CMake
7 1 (1.79%) Codeception
7 1 (1.79%) Codeship
7 1 (1.79%) Gradle
7 1 (1.79%) Mink
7 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (12.50%) Retail
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (89.29%) Developer
2 42 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 16 (28.57%) Symfony Developer
4 14 (25.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 11 (19.64%) Drupal Developer
6 10 (17.86%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 7 (12.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 5 (8.93%) HTML Developer
8 5 (8.93%) MySQL Developer
8 5 (8.93%) OO PHP Developer
8 5 (8.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.93%) SQL Developer
9 4 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (5.36%) PHP Software Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
11 2 (3.57%) Angular Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Mobile Web Developer
11 2 (3.57%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (75.00%) CSS
1 42 (75.00%) HTML
2 36 (64.29%) RESTful
3 32 (57.14%) Symfony
4 31 (55.36%) jQuery
5 26 (46.43%) Laravel
6 23 (41.07%) CSS3
6 23 (41.07%) HTML5
7 18 (32.14%) AngularJS
7 18 (32.14%) Sass
8 14 (25.00%) Ajax
8 14 (25.00%) LAMP
9 9 (16.07%) Doctrine
10 7 (12.50%) LESS
11 6 (10.71%) Node.js
11 6 (10.71%) Twig
12 4 (7.14%) Django
12 4 (7.14%) EclipseLink
12 4 (7.14%) Flask
12 4 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (8.93%) User Experience
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Derivative
3 3 (5.36%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.57%) Equities
4 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) BYOD
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (44.64%) OO
2 24 (42.86%) OO PHP
3 21 (37.50%) MVC
4 20 (35.71%) Unit Testing
5 19 (33.93%) OOP
5 19 (33.93%) TDD
6 11 (19.64%) BDD
7 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
8 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (10.71%) Database Optimisation
11 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
11 5 (8.93%) Regression Testing
12 4 (7.14%) SOLID
12 4 (7.14%) Web Development
13 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
13 3 (5.36%) SDLC
13 3 (5.36%) SEO
14 2 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 52 (92.86%) PHP
2 40 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.14%) PHP 5
4 9 (16.07%) SQL
5 8 (14.29%) Java
5 8 (14.29%) PHP 4
5 8 (14.29%) PHP 7
6 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.14%) Python
8 3 (5.36%) Scala
8 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.57%) ES6
10 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
1 1 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Ansible
2 2 (3.57%) cPanel
2 2 (3.57%) Nagios
3 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Zend
2 3 (5.36%) Google
3 1 (1.79%) Twitter
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