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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank - 55 55
Contract jobs citing Zend 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.41% 1.33%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.91% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Median daily rate - £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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
383 328 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.53% 44.57% 50.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 164 204
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 22
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £35.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Magento

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) CRM Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Web Applications Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree