The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 49 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Zend 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.23% - 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% - 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £285 £278
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +2.70%
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 Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
205 172 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.80% 46.74% 39.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 78 68
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 11 22
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.05 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £48.90 £39.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) osCommerce
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Zen Cart
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (100.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) osCommerce
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Zen Cart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree