The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 29 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.

PHPUnit
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 108 106
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2  
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 7 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.52% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.35% 2.46% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Median daily rate £420 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -5.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +20.00% -5.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 298 325 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 22.19% 16.67% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 233 183
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

PHPUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

PHPUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHPUnit in West Yorkshire

PHPUnit
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Leeds +6 7 £420 -6.66% 3
PHPUnit
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PHPUnit.

1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Symfony
2 10 (83.33%) Zend
2 10 (83.33%) Django
2 10 (83.33%) Flask
2 10 (83.33%) EclipseLink
2 10 (83.33%) SOLID
2 10 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (83.33%) JPA
2 10 (83.33%) RESTful
2 10 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 10 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 10 (83.33%) Laravel
2 10 (83.33%) Redis
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Python
2 10 (83.33%) HTTP
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database

PHPUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MongoDB
1 10 (83.33%) NoSQL
1 10 (83.33%) Redis
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Symfony
2 10 (83.33%) Django
2 10 (83.33%) EclipseLink
2 10 (83.33%) Flask
2 10 (83.33%) JPA
2 10 (83.33%) Laravel
2 10 (83.33%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 10 (83.33%) SOLID
3 2 (16.67%) Database Optimisation
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Python
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Zend