The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 175 182 173
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Zend 14 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.88% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 19
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £315 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
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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 City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2180 2615 2563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.46% 43.10% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1608 1794 1820
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 55 61
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £14.50 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.31 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Zend
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Zend across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Zend Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 28 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (75.00%) HTML
3 20 (71.43%) CSS
4 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (46.43%) MVC
5 13 (46.43%) jQuery
6 12 (42.86%) MySQL
7 11 (39.29%) OO
7 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
7 11 (39.29%) HTML5
8 10 (35.71%) Symfony
9 9 (32.14%) AngularJS
9 9 (32.14%) SQL
10 8 (28.57%) Subversion
10 8 (28.57%) CSS3
11 7 (25.00%) PHP5
11 7 (25.00%) OO PHP
12 6 (21.43%) Scrum
12 6 (21.43%) Web Services
12 6 (21.43%) Linux
13 5 (17.86%) OOP
13 5 (17.86%) TDD
13 5 (17.86%) Zend Framework
13 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
13 5 (17.86%) Twitter
13 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (14.29%) GitHub
14 4 (14.29%) REST
14 4 (14.29%) Ajax

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) Node.js
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
3 2 (7.14%) SugarCRM
3 2 (7.14%) Drupal
4 1 (3.57%) nginx
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) SSL
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
2 8 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) Maven
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.14%) PHPUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Redmine
3 2 (7.14%) FogBugz
3 2 (7.14%) Trac
3 2 (7.14%) Grunt
3 2 (7.14%) CasperJS
3 2 (7.14%) GitLab
4 1 (3.57%) Gradle
4 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) Hudson
4 1 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 3 (10.71%) Publishing
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) PHP Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Magento Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) HTML
2 20 (71.43%) CSS
3 13 (46.43%) jQuery
4 11 (39.29%) HTML5
5 10 (35.71%) Symfony
6 9 (32.14%) AngularJS
7 8 (28.57%) CSS3
8 6 (21.43%) Web Services
9 5 (17.86%) Zend Framework
9 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
9 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (14.29%) REST
10 4 (14.29%) Ajax
10 4 (14.29%) XML
10 4 (14.29%) XHTML
11 2 (7.14%) XSL
11 2 (7.14%) LAMP
11 2 (7.14%) Django
11 2 (7.14%) Doctrine
11 2 (7.14%) li3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Open Source
2 2 (7.14%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.57%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Blog
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) MVC
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) OO
3 7 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) OOP
5 5 (17.86%) TDD
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.14%) CRM
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) BDD
7 2 (7.14%) Web Development
7 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.57%) Android Development
8 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.57%) ATDD
8 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.57%) SOA
8 1 (3.57%) UML
8 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 7 (25.00%) PHP5
5 3 (10.71%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.57%) C
7 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) yum
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Twitter
2 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Facebook
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
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