The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 65 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing Zend 1 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.42% 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.86% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 13
Median daily rate £550 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £275 £375
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £9.50
Zend
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
351 349 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.82% 49.02% 52.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 173 216
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £259 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £577 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 23
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Zend as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Zend
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Zend 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Zend.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) PhpStorm
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Magento Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Magento Developer
1 1 (100.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP