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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 163 178 170
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Contract jobs citing Zend 8 9 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.19% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.45% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 34
Median daily rate £370 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £383 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £275 £375
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £9.50
Zend
London

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
1438 1998 2695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.12% 42.43% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1505 1899
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 59
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £22.50 £32.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Zend as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Zend also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Zend.

1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
3 11 (68.75%) OO
3 11 (68.75%) Zend Framework
4 10 (62.50%) Marketing
5 9 (56.25%) OOP
6 8 (50.00%) TDD
6 8 (50.00%) jQuery
6 8 (50.00%) HTML5
6 8 (50.00%) BDD
7 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (43.75%) MySQL
8 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
9 5 (31.25%) User Experience
9 5 (31.25%) Oracle
9 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 5 (31.25%) SQL
10 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (25.00%) CSS3
11 3 (18.75%) Symfony
11 3 (18.75%) WordPress
11 3 (18.75%) Web Development
12 2 (12.50%) CMS
12 2 (12.50%) LAMP
12 2 (12.50%) ERP
12 2 (12.50%) Java
12 2 (12.50%) Magento
12 2 (12.50%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) WordPress
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) Drupal
2 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
3 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Grunt
2 1 (6.25%) gulp
2 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.25%) Mocha
2 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (62.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (6.25%) PHP Zend Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (6.25%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) Zend Framework
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
3 8 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (18.75%) Symfony
6 2 (12.50%) LAMP
7 1 (6.25%) .NET
7 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
7 1 (6.25%) Behat
7 1 (6.25%) CakePHP
7 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (6.25%) Laravel
7 1 (6.25%) Material Design
7 1 (6.25%) REST
7 1 (6.25%) Sass
7 1 (6.25%) SOAP
7 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) OO
3 9 (56.25%) OOP
4 8 (50.00%) BDD
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (18.75%) Web Development
8 2 (12.50%) CRM
8 2 (12.50%) DevOps
8 2 (12.50%) ERP
8 2 (12.50%) Open Source
9 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
9 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
9 1 (6.25%) Progressive Enhancement
9 1 (6.25%) Prototyping
9 1 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
9 1 (6.25%) Secure Coding
9 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) WAI
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) RedDot
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore