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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 34 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Contract jobs citing Zend 48 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.96% 1.27% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 12.06% 3.59% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 8 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £276 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
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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
398 223 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.12% 35.34% 41.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 140 169
Average daily rate £380 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £170 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 18 26
Average hourly rate £16.75 £13.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.07% -50.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £31.56 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 28 November 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 108 (100.00%) PHP
2 96 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (67.59%) JavaScript
4 70 (64.81%) HTML
5 67 (62.04%) MySQL
6 65 (60.19%) HTML5
7 64 (59.26%) Linux
7 64 (59.26%) jQuery
8 63 (58.33%) PHPUnit
9 61 (56.48%) Continuous Integration
10 60 (55.56%) CentOS
11 59 (54.63%) Zend Framework
12 58 (53.70%) Apache
13 44 (40.74%) Git (software)
14 42 (38.89%) Software Engineering
15 32 (29.63%) Automated Testing
15 32 (29.63%) Refactoring
15 32 (29.63%) Mentoring
16 29 (26.85%) MVC
17 27 (25.00%) Finance
17 27 (25.00%) Symfony
18 23 (21.30%) Unit Testing
19 17 (15.74%) Java
20 16 (14.81%) PHP5
21 14 (12.96%) CSS
22 11 (10.19%) SQL
22 11 (10.19%) Scrum
23 10 (9.26%) TDD
24 9 (8.33%) CSS3
24 9 (8.33%) Jenkins

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 58 (53.70%) Apache
2 2 (1.85%) Drupal
3 1 (0.93%) WordPress
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) concrete5
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Shopify
1 4 (3.70%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (62.04%) MySQL
2 6 (5.56%) Hazelcast
3 5 (4.63%) RDBMS
3 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 63 (58.33%) PHPUnit
2 44 (40.74%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.78%) JIRA
4 3 (2.78%) Selenium
5 2 (1.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.93%) Behat
6 1 (0.93%) PhpStorm
General
1 27 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 95 (87.96%) Developer
2 88 (81.48%) PHP Developer
3 32 (29.63%) PHP Zend Developer
4 22 (20.37%) Senior PHP Developer
4 22 (20.37%) Senior Developer
5 20 (18.52%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Designer
7 6 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Java Developer
9 3 (2.78%) Lead PHP Developer
9 3 (2.78%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (2.78%) Lead Developer
9 3 (2.78%) Web Developer
9 3 (2.78%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 2 (1.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 1 (0.93%) Senior PHP Web Developer
11 1 (0.93%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (0.93%) Senior Web Developer
11 1 (0.93%) Architect
11 1 (0.93%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (64.81%) HTML
2 65 (60.19%) HTML5
3 64 (59.26%) jQuery
4 59 (54.63%) Zend Framework
5 27 (25.00%) Symfony
6 14 (12.96%) CSS
7 9 (8.33%) CSS3
8 6 (5.56%) Sass
8 6 (5.56%) LESS
8 6 (5.56%) CakePHP
8 6 (5.56%) RESTful
8 6 (5.56%) Spring
9 4 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.70%) Web Services
10 3 (2.78%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (2.78%) Java EE
10 3 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (2.78%) LAMP
10 3 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (0.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.63%) Open Source
2 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 64 (59.26%) Linux
2 60 (55.56%) CentOS
3 3 (2.78%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.78%) Fedora
4 2 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (56.48%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (38.89%) Software Engineering
4 32 (29.63%) Automated Testing
4 32 (29.63%) Refactoring
4 32 (29.63%) Mentoring
5 29 (26.85%) MVC
6 23 (21.30%) Unit Testing
7 11 (10.19%) Scrum
8 10 (9.26%) TDD
9 8 (7.41%) OO
10 6 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (5.56%) OO PHP
11 4 (3.70%) OOP
12 3 (2.78%) Pair Programming
13 2 (1.85%) Web Development
14 1 (0.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 1 (0.93%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (100.00%) PHP
2 73 (67.59%) JavaScript
3 17 (15.74%) Java
4 16 (14.81%) PHP5
5 11 (10.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
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