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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 162 172 198
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +26
Contract jobs citing Zend 37 45 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.63% 0.62% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 1.35% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 20
Average daily rate
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£355 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £241 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £286 £270
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 £22.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-57.30% -11.00%
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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
2694 3343 3370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.67% 46.12% 43.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1888 2321 2299
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 94 96
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.97 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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

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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 29 August 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 29 August 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 59 (98.33%) PHP
2 33 (55.00%) HTML
3 32 (53.33%) CSS
4 30 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 26 (43.33%) MySQL
6 24 (40.00%) TDD
7 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (38.33%) OO
8 22 (36.67%) Symfony
9 19 (31.67%) OO PHP
10 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
10 18 (30.00%) MVC
11 17 (28.33%) PHP5
12 14 (23.33%) Subversion
13 13 (21.67%) Marketing
13 13 (21.67%) Linux
14 12 (20.00%) SQL
15 11 (18.33%) jQuery
16 10 (16.67%) HTML5
16 10 (16.67%) Web Services
17 9 (15.00%) Apache
17 9 (15.00%) Degree
17 9 (15.00%) Zend Framework
17 9 (15.00%) CodeIgniter
17 9 (15.00%) Finance
18 8 (13.33%) LAMP
18 8 (13.33%) XHTML
18 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
18 8 (13.33%) Project Management
18 8 (13.33%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (15.00%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) Drupal
2 3 (5.00%) WordPress
3 2 (3.33%) Node.js
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
1 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (43.33%) MySQL
2 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.67%) Redis
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.67%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (23.33%) Subversion
3 8 (13.33%) Mercurial
4 7 (11.67%) Redmine
4 7 (11.67%) FogBugz
4 7 (11.67%) Trac
5 6 (10.00%) PHPUnit
6 3 (5.00%) JIRA
7 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.33%) Behat
8 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.67%) DbUnit
General
1 13 (21.67%) Marketing
2 9 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (100.00%) Developer
2 45 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (11.67%) Web Developer
3 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
3 7 (11.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (5.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Magento Developer
6 2 (3.33%) PHP Zend Developer
6 2 (3.33%) OO PHP Developer
6 2 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Architect
7 1 (1.67%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (1.67%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (55.00%) HTML
2 32 (53.33%) CSS
3 22 (36.67%) Symfony
4 11 (18.33%) jQuery
5 10 (16.67%) HTML5
5 10 (16.67%) Web Services
6 9 (15.00%) Zend Framework
6 9 (15.00%) CodeIgniter
7 8 (13.33%) XML
7 8 (13.33%) XHTML
7 8 (13.33%) LAMP
8 7 (11.67%) XSL
9 6 (10.00%) CSS3
9 6 (10.00%) Backbone.js
9 6 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.67%) Memcached
11 3 (5.00%) RESTful
11 3 (5.00%) CakePHP
11 3 (5.00%) Ajax
11 3 (5.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 3 (5.00%) W3C
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) Animation
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (3.33%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Debian
3 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.67%) CentOS
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) TDD
2 23 (38.33%) OO
2 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.67%) OO PHP
4 18 (30.00%) MVC
5 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 8 (13.33%) Project Management
6 6 (10.00%) OOP
6 6 (10.00%) BDD
7 5 (8.33%) Scrum
8 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.67%) Web Development
8 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (5.00%) Refactoring
10 2 (3.33%) Kanban
10 2 (3.33%) Web Design
10 2 (3.33%) SOA
10 2 (3.33%) DevOps
11 1 (1.67%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (98.33%) PHP
2 30 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (28.33%) PHP5
4 12 (20.00%) SQL
5 7 (11.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.67%) Ruby
6 4 (6.67%) Python
6 4 (6.67%) Perl
6 4 (6.67%) Java
7 3 (5.00%) Scala
7 3 (5.00%) C
8 2 (3.33%) C++
9 1 (1.67%) Golang
9 1 (1.67%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle
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