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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 185 181 185
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Zend 14 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.42% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.94% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £355 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +24.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £323 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £401 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +17.64%
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
2278 2760 2773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.87% 44.49% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1661 1934 1954
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 75
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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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

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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

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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 April 2015.

Zend Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 17 (77.27%) CSS
4 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
5 12 (54.55%) MVC
5 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (50.00%) MySQL
7 10 (45.45%) jQuery
7 10 (45.45%) Symfony
7 10 (45.45%) HTML5
8 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
8 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
9 8 (36.36%) SQL
9 8 (36.36%) OO
10 7 (31.82%) PHP5
10 7 (31.82%) CSS3
11 6 (27.27%) Web Services
11 6 (27.27%) Subversion
11 6 (27.27%) Scrum
12 5 (22.73%) Backbone.js
12 5 (22.73%) OO PHP
13 4 (18.18%) REST
13 4 (18.18%) GitHub
13 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
13 4 (18.18%) Zend Framework
13 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (18.18%) Ajax
13 4 (18.18%) Linux
13 4 (18.18%) OOP
13 4 (18.18%) Apache

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (18.18%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) Drupal
2 3 (13.64%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) CMS
3 2 (9.09%) SugarCRM
4 1 (4.55%) nginx
4 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (27.27%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) Maven
3 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 2 (9.09%) PHPUnit
3 2 (9.09%) Redmine
3 2 (9.09%) FogBugz
3 2 (9.09%) Trac
3 2 (9.09%) Grunt
3 2 (9.09%) CasperJS
3 2 (9.09%) GitLab
4 1 (4.55%) Gradle
4 1 (4.55%) Artifactory
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) Hudson
4 1 (4.55%) Ant
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) PHP Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Magento Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) CSS
3 10 (45.45%) Symfony
3 10 (45.45%) jQuery
3 10 (45.45%) HTML5
4 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
5 7 (31.82%) CSS3
6 6 (27.27%) Web Services
7 5 (22.73%) Backbone.js
8 4 (18.18%) XHTML
8 4 (18.18%) REST
8 4 (18.18%) Zend Framework
8 4 (18.18%) Ajax
9 3 (13.64%) XML
9 3 (13.64%) Laravel
10 2 (9.09%) Doctrine
10 2 (9.09%) Phalcon
10 2 (9.09%) li3
10 2 (9.09%) Alternative PHP Cache
10 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) Social Media
2 2 (9.09%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.55%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Blog
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) CentOS
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) MVC
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) OO
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) OO PHP
5 4 (18.18%) OOP
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (9.09%) BDD
7 2 (9.09%) ATDD
7 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.55%) Android Development
8 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.55%) Kanban
8 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) PHP5
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) yum
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (9.09%) Twitter
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Facebook
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago