Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 19 November 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 575 557
Rank change year-on-year -23 -18 -35
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 36 32 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.078% 0.071% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.39% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 41
London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £307 £284 £263
90th Percentile £506 £675 £483
England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 9360 8130 7228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.25% 18.10% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7066 5902 5306
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £631 £613 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 20
London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +20.83% -33.33%
10th Percentile £22.17 £10.00 £21.06
90th Percentile £49.50 £57.05 £55.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

PHPUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PHPUnit in London

PHPUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHPUnit in London

PHPUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHPUnit in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PHPUnit in London

PHPUnit
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHPUnit within the London region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Central London +4 14 £481 -25.96% 2
West London -8 3 £325 -4.41%
PHPUnit
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 London region with a requirement for PHPUnit.

1 36 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 23 (63.89%) Laravel
3 23 (63.89%) TDD
4 20 (55.56%) REST
5 17 (47.22%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (47.22%) Codeception
6 16 (44.44%) GitHub
6 16 (44.44%) Microservices
7 15 (41.67%) API Development
7 15 (41.67%) Performance Optimisation
7 15 (41.67%) Codeship
7 15 (41.67%) MVC
8 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (30.56%) HTML
9 11 (30.56%) CSS
10 10 (27.78%) OO
11 9 (25.00%) MySQL
11 9 (25.00%) Symfony
12 8 (22.22%) Retail
12 8 (22.22%) Python
13 7 (19.44%) Sass
13 7 (19.44%) OO PHP
14 6 (16.67%) Docker
14 6 (16.67%) BDD
14 6 (16.67%) Zend
15 5 (13.89%) jQuery
15 5 (13.89%) Linux

PHPUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (8.33%) nginx
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) WordPress
3 1 (2.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (44.44%) GitHub
2 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (13.89%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (13.89%) Serverless
4 4 (11.11%) Heroku
4 4 (11.11%) Twilio
5 2 (5.56%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.56%) CloudFront
5 2 (5.56%) npm
5 2 (5.56%) Route 53
5 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 17 (47.22%) Codeception
3 15 (41.67%) Codeship
4 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.33%) JIRA
6 2 (5.56%) Bower
6 2 (5.56%) gulp
6 2 (5.56%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.78%) Ant
7 1 (2.78%) CMake
7 1 (2.78%) Gradle
7 1 (2.78%) JMeter
7 1 (2.78%) JUnit
7 1 (2.78%) Selenium
7 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 27 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Python Developer
4 3 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (8.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Symfony Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Lead PHP Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Magento Developer
5 2 (5.56%) PHP Web Applications Developer
5 2 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) HTML Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) Laravel
2 20 (55.56%) REST
3 11 (30.56%) CSS
3 11 (30.56%) HTML
4 9 (25.00%) Symfony
5 7 (19.44%) Sass
6 5 (13.89%) Behat
6 5 (13.89%) CSS3
6 5 (13.89%) HTML5
6 5 (13.89%) jQuery
6 5 (13.89%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (11.11%) LAMP
7 4 (11.11%) Node.js
7 4 (11.11%) phpspec
8 2 (5.56%) JSON
8 2 (5.56%) Phalcon
8 2 (5.56%) RESTful
8 2 (5.56%) Silex
8 2 (5.56%) Zend Framework
9 1 (2.78%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Fintech
1 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) TDD
2 17 (47.22%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (44.44%) Microservices
4 15 (41.67%) API Development
4 15 (41.67%) MVC
4 15 (41.67%) Performance Optimisation
5 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.78%) OO
7 7 (19.44%) OO PHP
8 6 (16.67%) BDD
9 4 (11.11%) API Design
9 4 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
11 2 (5.56%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
11 2 (5.56%) DevOps
11 2 (5.56%) OOP
11 2 (5.56%) Open Source
11 2 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) Python
4 3 (8.33%) PHP 7
4 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) Groovy
5 1 (2.78%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) cPanel
1 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.56%) Nagios
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Zend
2 1 (2.78%) Google