The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHPUnit
England / South East
Rank 240 262 256
Rank change year-on-year +22 -6  
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 1 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.065% 0.082%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.084% 0.49% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £338 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £350 £368
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1190 1228 1197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 15.16% 13.35% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 689 779 683
Median daily rate £405 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 51 41
Median hourly rate £45.87 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.92% +6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £104.37 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

PHPUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

PHPUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHPUnit in the South East

PHPUnit
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHPUnit within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +11 1 £338 - 3
PHPUnit
England

PHPUnit
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for PHPUnit.

1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Laravel
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Symfony
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) gulp

PHPUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Laravel
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker