The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bristol region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 11 33 68
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +35
Contract jobs citing Zend 70 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.93% 2.25% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 21.21% 6.06% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 12 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £178 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+36.36% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 £28.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-66.66% -12.30%
Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
330 198 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.09% 37.15% 37.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 116 168
Average daily rate £375 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 37
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.18 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.21% -28.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Zend across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Zend Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (97.71%) PHP
2 64 (48.85%) MVC
3 61 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (42.75%) Zend Framework
5 51 (38.93%) HTML
6 43 (32.82%) JavaScript
6 43 (32.82%) Symfony
7 36 (27.48%) jQuery
8 35 (26.72%) CSS
8 35 (26.72%) PHP5
8 35 (26.72%) HTML5
9 31 (23.66%) MySQL
10 25 (19.08%) Software Engineering
11 24 (18.32%) PHPUnit
12 23 (17.56%) CentOS
12 23 (17.56%) Unit Testing
13 21 (16.03%) Linux
13 21 (16.03%) Apache
14 19 (14.50%) CodeIgniter
15 17 (12.98%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (12.98%) Java
16 15 (11.45%) TDD
17 13 (9.92%) OO
18 11 (8.40%) Scrum
18 11 (8.40%) Drupal
18 11 (8.40%) CSS3
19 10 (7.63%) Sass
19 10 (7.63%) LESS
20 9 (6.87%) Refactoring
20 9 (6.87%) Automated Testing

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 21 (16.03%) Apache
2 11 (8.40%) Drupal
3 6 (4.58%) Node.js
4 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.76%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Magento
1 3 (2.29%) Shopify
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.66%) MySQL
2 4 (3.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.29%) Hazelcast
4 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (18.32%) PHPUnit
2 8 (6.11%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.11%) FitNesse
3 4 (3.05%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.53%) Selenium
4 2 (1.53%) PhpStorm
5 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 7 (5.34%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.76%) Finance
2 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
2 1 (0.76%) Marketing
2 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 124 (94.66%) Developer
2 113 (86.26%) PHP Developer
3 30 (22.90%) Senior PHP Developer
3 30 (22.90%) Senior Developer
4 25 (19.08%) Web Developer
5 23 (17.56%) PHP Zend Developer
6 21 (16.03%) PHP Web Developer
7 17 (12.98%) Software Engineer
8 10 (7.63%) Architect
9 9 (6.87%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (6.87%) Designer
10 7 (5.34%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (3.05%) Senior Architect
11 4 (3.05%) Front-End Web Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Java Developer
12 3 (2.29%) UI Developer
12 3 (2.29%) Technical Developer
12 3 (2.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 3 (2.29%) UI Programmer
12 3 (2.29%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (42.75%) Zend Framework
2 51 (38.93%) HTML
3 43 (32.82%) Symfony
4 36 (27.48%) jQuery
5 35 (26.72%) HTML5
5 35 (26.72%) CSS
6 19 (14.50%) CodeIgniter
7 11 (8.40%) CSS3
8 10 (7.63%) Sass
8 10 (7.63%) LESS
9 6 (4.58%) CakePHP
9 6 (4.58%) Web Services
9 6 (4.58%) Spring
10 5 (3.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (2.29%) Akka
11 3 (2.29%) Play Framework
11 3 (2.29%) JSON
11 3 (2.29%) J2EE
11 3 (2.29%) Hibernate
11 3 (2.29%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.34%) Open Source
2 6 (4.58%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.56%) CentOS
2 21 (16.03%) Linux
3 4 (3.05%) Fedora
4 3 (2.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (48.85%) MVC
2 61 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (19.08%) Software Engineering
4 23 (17.56%) Unit Testing
5 17 (12.98%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (11.45%) TDD
7 13 (9.92%) OO
8 11 (8.40%) Scrum
9 9 (6.87%) Automated Testing
9 9 (6.87%) Refactoring
10 8 (6.11%) OOP
11 7 (5.34%) Time Management
12 6 (4.58%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (3.82%) BDD
14 4 (3.05%) Web Development
14 4 (3.05%) SOA
15 2 (1.53%) OO PHP
16 1 (0.76%) Digital Marketing
16 1 (0.76%) Business Intelligence
16 1 (0.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (97.71%) PHP
2 43 (32.82%) JavaScript
3 35 (26.72%) PHP5
4 17 (12.98%) Java
5 4 (3.05%) SQL
6 3 (2.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (2.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (3.05%) Red Hat
2 1 (0.76%) SAP
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