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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 190 171 167
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Contract jobs citing Zend 13 29 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.51% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 1.11% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 37
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £321 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £425 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £288
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- -66.66%
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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
2486 2612 3140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.58% 45.55% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1845 1799 2191
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 46 116
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.50 £19.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% +4.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.03 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 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 27 (96.43%) PHP
2 21 (75.00%) HTML
3 20 (71.43%) CSS
4 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
5 18 (64.29%) MySQL
6 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (50.00%) OO
8 13 (46.43%) MVC
8 13 (46.43%) Symfony
8 13 (46.43%) jQuery
9 9 (32.14%) HTML5
9 9 (32.14%) TDD
9 9 (32.14%) OO PHP
10 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 7 (25.00%) Laravel
11 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 7 (25.00%) Scrum
11 7 (25.00%) Subversion
11 7 (25.00%) Linux
12 6 (21.43%) Apache
12 6 (21.43%) Finance
12 6 (21.43%) PHP5
12 6 (21.43%) CSS3
13 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
13 5 (17.86%) CodeIgniter
13 5 (17.86%) Web Services
13 5 (17.86%) SQL
14 4 (14.29%) Python
14 4 (14.29%) XHTML

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 6 (21.43%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) Drupal
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
3 2 (7.14%) Node.js
4 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.57%) SugarCRM
4 1 (3.57%) nginx
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.00%) Subversion
3 4 (14.29%) Selenium
3 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) FogBugz
4 2 (7.14%) Trac
4 2 (7.14%) Grunt
4 2 (7.14%) Redmine
4 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
4 2 (7.14%) Maven
4 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
4 2 (7.14%) GitLab
5 1 (3.57%) gulp
5 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Hudson
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (3.57%) Ant
5 1 (3.57%) Gradle
5 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
5 1 (3.57%) CasperJS
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) PHP Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 2 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Magento Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Tools Developer
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) HTML
2 20 (71.43%) CSS
3 13 (46.43%) Symfony
3 13 (46.43%) jQuery
4 9 (32.14%) HTML5
5 7 (25.00%) Laravel
5 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (21.43%) CSS3
7 5 (17.86%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (17.86%) Web Services
8 4 (14.29%) XHTML
8 4 (14.29%) Backbone.js
8 4 (14.29%) REST
9 3 (10.71%) Sass
9 3 (10.71%) XML
9 3 (10.71%) LAMP
9 3 (10.71%) Ajax
10 2 (7.14%) CakePHP
10 2 (7.14%) Zend Framework
10 2 (7.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.14%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.57%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Social Media
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.57%) CentOS
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) OO
3 13 (46.43%) MVC
4 9 (32.14%) TDD
4 9 (32.14%) OO PHP
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.29%) BDD
8 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.14%) OOP
9 2 (7.14%) Project Management
9 2 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (7.14%) Open Source
9 2 (7.14%) Pair Programming
9 2 (7.14%) ATDD
9 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
9 2 (7.14%) DevOps
10 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (3.57%) API Development
10 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) PHP
2 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) PHP5
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) Python
6 3 (10.71%) C
6 3 (10.71%) Java
7 2 (7.14%) C++
7 2 (7.14%) Perl
7 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.14%) Ruby
8 1 (3.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) yum
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (7.14%) Twitter
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Facebook
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