The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Zend Technologies Ltd.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank - 120 123
Contract jobs citing Zend 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.080% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- -66.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1329 1190 1159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.71% 47.32% 47.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 521 433
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 37 48
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.36 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -18.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Zend across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Zend across the Berkshire region.

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Zend across the Berkshire region.

Zend Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Zend also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Zend.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) Bower
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Zend also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Zend. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) Bower
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript