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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 78 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Zend 5 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.35% 1.01% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 2.18% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 5
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£273 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
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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
609 688 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.22% 46.21% 49.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 329 242
Average daily rate £340 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £70 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 68 102
Average hourly rate £16.80 £13.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -55.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.92 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £29.00 £38.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Zend across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 2 £280 -13.84% 3
Northamptonshire - 1 £275 - 1
Lincolnshire - - - -
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (70.59%) PHP
2 10 (58.82%) MySQL
3 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
4 7 (41.18%) HTML5
4 7 (41.18%) CSS3
5 5 (29.41%) WordPress
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) MVC
5 5 (29.41%) LAMP
6 4 (23.53%) Magento
6 4 (23.53%) Zend Framework
6 4 (23.53%) Subversion
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) Laravel
7 3 (17.65%) Symfony
7 3 (17.65%) Ajax
7 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
8 2 (11.76%) Apache
8 2 (11.76%) XHTML
8 2 (11.76%) Perl
8 2 (11.76%) Java
8 2 (11.76%) SOAP
8 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) XML
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (29.41%) WordPress
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) PHP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) PHP Zend Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Magento Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Android Developer
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Perl Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) CSS
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) HTML5
2 7 (41.18%) CSS3
3 5 (29.41%) LAMP
4 4 (23.53%) Zend Framework
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) Laravel
5 3 (17.65%) Symfony
5 3 (17.65%) Ajax
6 2 (11.76%) XHTML
6 2 (11.76%) SOAP
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) XML
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (11.76%) RESTful
6 2 (11.76%) iOS SDK
6 2 (11.76%) REST
6 2 (11.76%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
1 1 (5.88%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
2 2 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.76%) Web Development
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) SEO
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (11.76%) Android Development
4 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) PHP
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
3 2 (11.76%) PHP5
3 2 (11.76%) PHP4
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