The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 50 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing Zend 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.68% 0.37% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% 0.91% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £406 £275 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% -45.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Zend
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
150 110 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.02% 40.59% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 73 90
Median daily rate £350 £325 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £11.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.21% -20.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Zend as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Zend
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Zend.

1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) OOP
3 4 (50.00%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) Zend Framework
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) PCRE
4 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Regular Expression
5 2 (25.00%) Big Data
6 1 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Gearman
6 1 (12.50%) Front End Development

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Zend Developer
3 2 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) LAMP
2 4 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) PCRE
3 3 (37.50%) Regular Expression
3 3 (37.50%) Zend Framework
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Gearman
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) SQL