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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 174 183 176
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Zend 10 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.68% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 15
Average daily rate
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£348 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.20% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £321 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £389 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £290
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +15.51%
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
2183 2488 2447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.50% 42.89% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1604 1713 1712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 52 61
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £32.31 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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

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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 February 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 February 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 35 (100.00%) PHP
2 28 (80.00%) HTML
3 27 (77.14%) CSS
4 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (51.43%) jQuery
7 17 (48.57%) MySQL
7 17 (48.57%) MVC
8 14 (40.00%) Symfony
8 14 (40.00%) OO
9 13 (37.14%) HTML5
10 10 (28.57%) CSS3
10 10 (28.57%) OO PHP
11 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
11 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
11 9 (25.71%) SQL
11 9 (25.71%) Linux
11 9 (25.71%) TDD
12 8 (22.86%) Subversion
13 7 (20.00%) Zend Framework
13 7 (20.00%) Scrum
13 7 (20.00%) Backbone.js
14 6 (17.14%) PHP5
14 6 (17.14%) LAMP
14 6 (17.14%) CodeIgniter
15 5 (14.29%) JSON
15 5 (14.29%) JIRA
15 5 (14.29%) UNIX
15 5 (14.29%) OOP
15 5 (14.29%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (8.57%) Drupal
1 3 (8.57%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) SugarCRM
3 1 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.86%) Subversion
3 5 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (5.71%) Selenium
4 2 (5.71%) PHPUnit
4 2 (5.71%) Grunt
4 2 (5.71%) CasperJS
5 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.86%) Ant
5 1 (2.86%) Redmine
5 1 (2.86%) Gradle
5 1 (2.86%) FogBugz
5 1 (2.86%) Trac
5 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) PHP Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Tools Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.86%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (80.00%) HTML
2 27 (77.14%) CSS
3 18 (51.43%) jQuery
4 14 (40.00%) Symfony
5 13 (37.14%) HTML5
6 10 (28.57%) CSS3
7 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
8 7 (20.00%) Backbone.js
8 7 (20.00%) Zend Framework
9 6 (17.14%) CodeIgniter
9 6 (17.14%) LAMP
10 5 (14.29%) Web Services
10 5 (14.29%) JSON
10 5 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (11.43%) REST
11 4 (11.43%) Ajax
12 3 (8.57%) XML
12 3 (8.57%) XHTML
13 2 (5.71%) RESTful
13 2 (5.71%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.71%) Social Media
2 1 (2.86%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Blog
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) CentOS
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) MVC
3 14 (40.00%) OO
4 10 (28.57%) OO PHP
5 9 (25.71%) TDD
6 7 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (14.29%) OOP
8 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.71%) CRM
10 2 (5.71%) Web Development
10 2 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (2.86%) Android Development
11 1 (2.86%) iOS Development
11 1 (2.86%) UML
11 1 (2.86%) SOA
11 1 (2.86%) Project Management
11 1 (2.86%) Migration
11 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.86%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) PHP5
5 2 (5.71%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Twitter
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.86%) VMware
2 1 (2.86%) Facebook
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