Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 21 September 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 172 212
Rank change year-on-year +7 +40 +11
Contract jobs citing PHPUnit 29 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.58% 0.19% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.58% 0.98% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £325 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -16.67% +18.18%
10th Percentile £354 £307 £370
90th Percentile £408 £473 £437
England median daily rate £425 £425 £389
% change year-on-year - +9.32% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,126 819 1,024
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.52% 19.56% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 589 694
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -1.84% +16.43%
10th Percentile £310 £305 £308
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £39.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.41% +194.34% -62.14%
10th Percentile £19.86 £21.50 £12.83
90th Percentile £43.25 £41.40 £13.48
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%

PHPUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHPUnit in Yorkshire

PHPUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PHPUnit in Yorkshire

PHPUnit
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
West Yorkshire -7 20 £400 +14.29% 5
South Yorkshire - 9 - - 1
PHPUnit
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PHPUnit.

1 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (82.76%) JavaScript
3 20 (68.97%) Unit Testing
4 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (51.72%) Symfony
5 15 (51.72%) CSS
5 15 (51.72%) MySQL
5 15 (51.72%) HTML
5 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (48.28%) TDD
7 13 (44.83%) jQuery
7 13 (44.83%) PHP 7
8 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
8 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (37.93%) Zend
9 11 (37.93%) JIRA
9 11 (37.93%) Selenium
9 11 (37.93%) Pair Programming
9 11 (37.93%) VMS
9 11 (37.93%) Domain-Driven Design
9 11 (37.93%) Confluence
9 11 (37.93%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (37.93%) CQRS
9 11 (37.93%) Non-Functional Testing
9 11 (37.93%) Amazon RDS
9 11 (37.93%) Vagrant
9 11 (37.93%) Doctrine
9 11 (37.93%) Microservices
10 10 (34.48%) Sass
11 9 (31.03%) AngularJS

PHPUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (37.93%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (37.93%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (10.34%) CloudFront
4 1 (3.45%) GitHub
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.45%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) MySQL
2 11 (37.93%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) JIRA
1 11 (37.93%) Selenium
1 11 (37.93%) Vagrant
2 9 (31.03%) gulp
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.45%) Liquibase
4 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) PHP Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (31.03%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (31.03%) Web Developer
4 4 (13.79%) PHP Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) CSS
1 15 (51.72%) HTML
1 15 (51.72%) Symfony
2 13 (44.83%) jQuery
3 11 (37.93%) Doctrine
4 10 (34.48%) Sass
5 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
5 9 (31.03%) Handlebars
5 9 (31.03%) Smarty
5 9 (31.03%) Twig
6 6 (20.69%) CSS3
7 5 (17.24%) HTML5
8 4 (13.79%) RESTful
9 3 (10.34%) LAMP
10 2 (6.90%) Laravel
11 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) VMS
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Unit Testing
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) TDD
4 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
5 11 (37.93%) CQRS
5 11 (37.93%) Domain-Driven Design
5 11 (37.93%) Microservices
5 11 (37.93%) Non-Functional Testing
5 11 (37.93%) Pair Programming
6 9 (31.03%) Web Development
7 5 (17.24%) BDD
7 5 (17.24%) OO
7 5 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (13.79%) Front End Development
8 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
9 3 (10.34%) Deployment Automation
9 3 (10.34%) High Availability
10 2 (6.90%) SDLC
11 1 (3.45%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (82.76%) JavaScript
3 13 (44.83%) PHP 7
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) BC Cleared
1 3 (10.34%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Zend
2 1 (3.45%) Rackspace