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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Zend
South West / Bristol
Rank 66 64 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Contract jobs citing Zend 1 4 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.13% 0.50% 4.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 1.36% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 37
Median daily rate £275 £393 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.93% -7.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.50 -

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
333 295 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 44.58% 37.11% 36.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 207 230
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 12
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £30.00 £45.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Zend as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Zend.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Doctrine
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Zend Framework
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (66.67%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) Doctrine
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) Zend Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript