The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 70 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +3
Contract jobs citing Zend 3 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.36% 3.68% 2.98%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 9.67% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 31 24
Average daily rate £500 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 - -
Zend
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
314 331 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.16% 38.05% 33.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 238 182
Average daily rate £350 £375 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £225 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 12
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -7.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £46.25 £30.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Zend
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Zend Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Zend
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) PHP 5
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Behat
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Doctrine
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (40.00%) Magento
3 2 (40.00%) AppDynamics
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Symfony
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Yii
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Magento Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Behat
1 3 (60.00%) Doctrine
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Symfony
3 1 (20.00%) Yii
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) PHP 5
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) AppDynamics