Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 October 2018 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 174 -
Rank change year-on-year -20 - +174
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 11 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.19% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.07% 1.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 0
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +125.00% - -
England median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands 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 West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,028 699 940
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.14% 14.99% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 457 535
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £313 £281 £281
90th Percentile £538 £575 £509
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 20
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £33.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.58% +20.00% -12.53%
10th Percentile £21.60 £13.41 £11.50
90th Percentile £57.20 £36.20 £39.25
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

PHPUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing PHPUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PHPUnit in the West Midlands

PHPUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHPUnit in the West Midlands

PHPUnit
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHPUnit within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
Birmingham +1 10 £453 +57.39% 3
PHPUnit
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PHPUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for PHPUnit.

1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) Zend
2 10 (90.91%) OO
2 10 (90.91%) Doctrine
3 9 (81.82%) OO PHP
3 9 (81.82%) Docker
3 9 (81.82%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
4 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
4 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
5 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
5 7 (63.64%) Mac OS X
5 7 (63.64%) Unix
5 7 (63.64%) Linux
6 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
6 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
6 6 (54.55%) Behat
7 5 (45.45%) BDD
7 5 (45.45%) REST
7 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (36.36%) Web Development
8 4 (36.36%) JMS
8 4 (36.36%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (27.27%) Case Management
9 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (27.27%) Line Management
9 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
9 3 (27.27%) Web Design

PHPUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
1 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) PHP Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Backend Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Digital Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Backend Developer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Doctrine
2 6 (54.55%) Behat
3 5 (45.45%) REST
4 4 (36.36%) JMS
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Mac OS X
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) OO
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) OO PHP
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
5 5 (45.45%) BDD
5 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) Case Management
7 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 3 (27.27%) Line Management
7 3 (27.27%) Open Source
7 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (27.27%) Web Design
8 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 1 (9.09%) DevOps
9 1 (9.09%) Scrum
9 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 1 (9.09%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) PHP 7
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Zend