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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 149 179 192
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +13
Contract jobs citing Zend 4 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.40% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 11
Average daily rate £263 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £305 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 - -
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
1230 2261 2561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.10% 43.98% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 1664 1786
Average daily rate £430 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 45 57
Average hourly rate £24.00 £21.63 £19.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% +11.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.08 £13.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.60 £31.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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

Zend
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 11 February 2016.

Zend Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) PHP
2 10 (62.50%) MySQL
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Symfony
6 4 (25.00%) Laravel
7 3 (18.75%) Magento
7 3 (18.75%) CSS3
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) OO PHP
7 3 (18.75%) JIRA
7 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Apache
8 2 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) OO
8 2 (12.50%) Unix
8 2 (12.50%) LAMP
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) JSON
8 2 (12.50%) jQuery
8 2 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (12.50%) Drupal
8 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (12.50%) Front End Development

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Drupal
2 2 (12.50%) WordPress
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Magento
2 1 (6.25%) BigMachines
2 1 (6.25%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) git-flow
4 1 (6.25%) Grunt
4 1 (6.25%) gulp
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) Mocha
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Magento Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Symfony Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Tools Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Python Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Python Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) Symfony
3 4 (25.00%) Laravel
4 3 (18.75%) CSS3
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) LAMP
6 1 (6.25%) Behat
6 1 (6.25%) Django
6 1 (6.25%) LESS
6 1 (6.25%) Mason
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (6.25%) Sass
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) Yii
6 1 (6.25%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) OO PHP
3 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Case Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Kanban
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) PHP
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (6.25%) Siebel
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Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 27 days ago