Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 365 357 358
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 +3
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 7 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.042% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.84% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 33
South East median daily rate £450 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +9.09% -6.78%
England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2990 2501 2586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.88% 15.16% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1823 1531 1576
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £310 £293 £263
90th Percentile £572 £525 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 77 68
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26.00 £32.50 £25.99
90th Percentile £52.50 £59.31 £50.38
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 the South East

Job postings citing PHPUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PHPUnit in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 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
Thames Valley -6 6 £450 +33.33% 1
Berkshire +7 5 £450 -
Oxfordshire +3 4 £450 +33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £450 -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
PHPUnit
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for PHPUnit.

1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) Symfony
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Laravel
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) Doctrine
4 4 (57.14%) PHP 7
4 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 4 (57.14%) PHP 5
4 4 (57.14%) Subversion
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) OO
5 3 (42.86%) Sass
5 3 (42.86%) LESS
5 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 2 (28.57%) Silex
6 2 (28.57%) Docker
6 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (28.57%) OOD
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) OOP
6 2 (28.57%) CMS
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) Zend

PHPUnit
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Symfony Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) PHP Web Applications Developer
4 2 (28.57%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Symfony
2 6 (85.71%) Laravel
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) Doctrine
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) RESTful
5 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 3 (42.86%) LESS
5 3 (42.86%) Sass
6 2 (28.57%) Silex
7 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) PHP 5
3 4 (57.14%) PHP 7
4 2 (28.57%) Python
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Zend