The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 85 86 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing Zend 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.42% 0.15% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 0.35% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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£225 £313 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £288
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.50
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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 Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
542 567 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.05% 43.32% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 287 212
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 51
Average hourly rate £21.34 £15.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.69% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.75 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Symfony
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) OOP
3 6 (66.67%) PHP5
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) WordPress
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) DTV
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) Electronics
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing

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Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Symfony
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) OOP
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) PHP5
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP