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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 165 192 192
Rank change year-on-year
+27 0
Contract jobs citing Zend 37 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.63% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 0.88% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 27
Average daily rate
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£360 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £255 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £285 £275
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +3.63%
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 City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2720 3301 3268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.97% 46.28% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1952 2302 2247
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 87 92
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

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

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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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014, 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 64 (98.46%) PHP
2 43 (66.15%) CSS
3 42 (64.62%) HTML
4 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (58.46%) JavaScript
5 34 (52.31%) MySQL
6 24 (36.92%) OO
6 24 (36.92%) MVC
7 23 (35.38%) TDD
8 20 (30.77%) OO PHP
9 19 (29.23%) Symfony
9 19 (29.23%) Git (software)
9 19 (29.23%) Linux
10 18 (27.69%) jQuery
11 17 (26.15%) Subversion
12 16 (24.62%) PHP5
13 13 (20.00%) HTML5
14 12 (18.46%) CodeIgniter
14 12 (18.46%) Finance
15 11 (16.92%) E-Commerce
15 11 (16.92%) Web Services
15 11 (16.92%) SQL
15 11 (16.92%) Zend Framework
16 10 (15.38%) Apache
16 10 (15.38%) LAMP
16 10 (15.38%) Marketing
16 10 (15.38%) Degree
17 9 (13.85%) Project Management
17 9 (13.85%) XHTML
17 9 (13.85%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 10 (15.38%) Apache
2 5 (7.69%) Drupal
3 3 (4.62%) WordPress
4 2 (3.08%) Node.js
5 1 (1.54%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) SSH
1 2 (3.08%) HTTP
1 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (52.31%) MySQL
2 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Redis
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Git (software)
2 17 (26.15%) Subversion
3 9 (13.85%) Mercurial
4 8 (12.31%) Redmine
4 8 (12.31%) FogBugz
4 8 (12.31%) Trac
5 6 (9.23%) PHPUnit
6 5 (7.69%) JIRA
7 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.08%) Behat
8 1 (1.54%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.54%) DbUnit
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (95.38%) Developer
2 41 (63.08%) PHP Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Web Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.31%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Tools Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Magento Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.08%) OO PHP Developer
9 2 (3.08%) PHP Zend Developer
9 2 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.54%) Architect
10 1 (1.54%) Junior
10 1 (1.54%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.54%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.54%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (66.15%) CSS
2 42 (64.62%) HTML
3 19 (29.23%) Symfony
4 18 (27.69%) jQuery
5 13 (20.00%) HTML5
6 12 (18.46%) CodeIgniter
7 11 (16.92%) Web Services
7 11 (16.92%) Zend Framework
8 10 (15.38%) LAMP
9 9 (13.85%) XHTML
9 9 (13.85%) XML
9 9 (13.85%) CSS3
10 8 (12.31%) Backbone.js
10 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
10 8 (12.31%) XSL
11 5 (7.69%) JSON
12 4 (6.15%) Memcached
13 3 (4.62%) Ajax
13 3 (4.62%) Laravel
13 3 (4.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.15%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.62%) W3C
4 1 (1.54%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) Animation
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.54%) Debian
4 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.54%) CentOS
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) OO
2 24 (36.92%) MVC
3 23 (35.38%) TDD
4 20 (30.77%) OO PHP
5 11 (16.92%) E-Commerce
6 9 (13.85%) Project Management
7 7 (10.77%) Scrum
8 6 (9.23%) BDD
8 6 (9.23%) OOP
9 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.15%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (6.15%) Web Development
9 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.62%) Refactoring
10 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (3.08%) Kanban
11 2 (3.08%) DevOps
11 2 (3.08%) Web Design
11 2 (3.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) PHP
2 38 (58.46%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.62%) PHP5
4 11 (16.92%) SQL
5 8 (12.31%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.15%) Ruby
6 4 (6.15%) Perl
6 4 (6.15%) Java
6 4 (6.15%) Python
7 3 (4.62%) C
7 3 (4.62%) Scala
8 2 (3.08%) C++
9 1 (1.54%) Golang
9 1 (1.54%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
1 1 (1.54%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle
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