The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 89 96 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Zend 6 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.39% 0.062% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 0.14% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Median daily rate £275 £325 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Zend
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
615 725 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.65% 44.89% 38.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 381 248
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 79
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £32.00 £58.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.32 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.88% +5.88%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Zend as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Zend across the East Midlands region.

Zend Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Zend
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Zend across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016.

Zend Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Zend
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 2 £171 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £350 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 2 £313 - 1
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Zend.

1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (76.92%) MySQL
3 9 (69.23%) OO
4 6 (46.15%) Zend Framework
4 6 (46.15%) Magento
4 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
4 6 (46.15%) OO PHP
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) Symfony
6 4 (30.77%) LAMP
6 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) WordPress
7 3 (23.08%) PHP 5
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) CRM
8 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 2 (15.38%) ERP
8 2 (15.38%) OOP
8 2 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 2 (15.38%) MVC
8 2 (15.38%) Finance
8 2 (15.38%) Subversion

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (30.77%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) MariaDB
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) gulp
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Magento Developer
2 5 (38.46%) PHP Magento Developer
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Symfony Developer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior LAMP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Zend Framework
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) LAMP
3 4 (30.77%) Symfony
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) SOAP
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) Doctrine
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (15.38%) Laravel
5 2 (15.38%) React
5 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 2 (15.38%) Sass
5 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.69%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) CentOS
2 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) OO PHP
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) PHP 5
4 2 (15.38%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle