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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 30 51 69
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +18
Contract jobs citing Zend 44 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.82% 0.50% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 12.43% 1.53% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 2 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £395 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £285 £281
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 £16.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-40.62% -36.00%
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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 Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
354 196 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.77% 32.40% 36.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 123 181
Average daily rate £375 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 28
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 128 (100.00%) PHP
2 112 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (45.31%) HTML
4 55 (42.97%) JavaScript
4 55 (42.97%) MVC
5 53 (41.41%) Zend Framework
6 49 (38.28%) jQuery
7 47 (36.72%) MySQL
8 44 (34.38%) PHPUnit
8 44 (34.38%) HTML5
9 43 (33.59%) Linux
9 43 (33.59%) Symfony
10 39 (30.47%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (27.34%) CentOS
12 33 (25.78%) Apache
13 32 (25.00%) Unit Testing
14 30 (23.44%) Software Engineering
15 27 (21.09%) PHP5
16 25 (19.53%) CSS
17 21 (16.41%) Git (software)
18 19 (14.84%) Mentoring
19 15 (11.72%) TDD
20 14 (10.94%) Java
20 14 (10.94%) Automated Testing
20 14 (10.94%) Refactoring
21 13 (10.16%) CodeIgniter
21 13 (10.16%) OO
22 11 (8.59%) Finance
22 11 (8.59%) CSS3
23 10 (7.81%) Sass

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 33 (25.78%) Apache
2 8 (6.25%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Magento
1 4 (3.13%) Shopify
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (36.72%) MySQL
2 6 (4.69%) RDBMS
2 6 (4.69%) Hazelcast
2 6 (4.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 44 (34.38%) PHPUnit
2 21 (16.41%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.03%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.34%) Selenium
5 2 (1.56%) JIRA
5 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.56%) PhpStorm
6 1 (0.78%) Behat
General
1 11 (8.59%) Finance
2 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.78%) Marketing
2 1 (0.78%) Electronics
2 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 122 (95.31%) Developer
2 111 (86.72%) PHP Developer
3 31 (24.22%) Senior PHP Developer
3 31 (24.22%) Senior Developer
4 28 (21.88%) PHP Zend Developer
5 17 (13.28%) Web Developer
6 15 (11.72%) Software Engineer
7 13 (10.16%) PHP Web Developer
8 10 (7.81%) Front-End Developer
8 10 (7.81%) Designer
9 7 (5.47%) Architect
10 4 (3.13%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Senior Architect
10 4 (3.13%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (2.34%) UI Programmer
11 3 (2.34%) Software Architect
11 3 (2.34%) UI Developer
12 2 (1.56%) Lead PHP Developer
12 2 (1.56%) Senior PHP Web Developer
12 2 (1.56%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (45.31%) HTML
2 53 (41.41%) Zend Framework
3 49 (38.28%) jQuery
4 44 (34.38%) HTML5
5 43 (33.59%) Symfony
6 25 (19.53%) CSS
7 13 (10.16%) CodeIgniter
8 11 (8.59%) CSS3
9 10 (7.81%) Sass
9 10 (7.81%) LESS
10 6 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (4.69%) RESTful
10 6 (4.69%) CakePHP
10 6 (4.69%) Spring
11 4 (3.13%) Web Services
12 3 (2.34%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (2.34%) Java EE
12 3 (2.34%) RabbitMQ
13 1 (0.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.69%) Open Source
2 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 43 (33.59%) Linux
2 35 (27.34%) CentOS
3 4 (3.13%) Fedora
4 3 (2.34%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (42.97%) MVC
3 39 (30.47%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 30 (23.44%) Software Engineering
6 19 (14.84%) Mentoring
7 15 (11.72%) TDD
8 14 (10.94%) Automated Testing
8 14 (10.94%) Refactoring
9 13 (10.16%) OO
10 10 (7.81%) Scrum
10 10 (7.81%) OOP
11 6 (4.69%) Web Development
11 6 (4.69%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (3.13%) OO PHP
13 2 (1.56%) Pair Programming
14 1 (0.78%) Programme Management
14 1 (0.78%) Business Intelligence
14 1 (0.78%) Stakeholder Management
14 1 (0.78%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 128 (100.00%) PHP
2 55 (42.97%) JavaScript
3 27 (21.09%) PHP5
4 14 (10.94%) Java
5 6 (4.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (3.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (0.78%) SAP
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