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 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Zend
England / East Midlands
Rank 91 95 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Zend 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.070% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.89% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Median daily rate - £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £381
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -16.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.50 -

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
678 673 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.31% 42.14% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 357 304
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 43 44
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -16.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire +4 1 - - 3
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) OO PHP
3 4 (66.67%) Line Management
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) Zend Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) CSS3
5 2 (33.33%) Laravel
5 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (33.33%) JIRA

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Digital Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
6 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
6 1 (16.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (16.67%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Applications Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) Zend Framework
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Laravel
5 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Symfony
5 1 (16.67%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blog
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Line Management
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) OO PHP
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland