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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 69 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Contract jobs citing Zend 39 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.36% 0.37% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 5.25% 0.93% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 10
Median daily rate £425 £265 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.37% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £294 £375
% change year-on-year
+29.36% -21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £9.50
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
743 648 770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.98% 40.00% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 323 365
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 71 68
Median hourly rate £13.48 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% -23.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £10.88 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £19.08 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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
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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Nottinghamshire - 36 £425 - 3
Lincolnshire - 1 £300 - 2
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 42 (100.00%) PHP
2 36 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (80.95%) Jenkins
5 33 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (73.81%) Zend Framework
7 28 (66.67%) BDD
7 28 (66.67%) Docker
8 27 (64.29%) Elasticsearch
8 27 (64.29%) Git (software)
8 27 (64.29%) Cucumber
8 27 (64.29%) Behat
9 26 (61.90%) WebDriver
9 26 (61.90%) Front End Development
10 25 (59.52%) HTML
10 25 (59.52%) CSS
11 24 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 24 (57.14%) Case Management
12 21 (50.00%) Linux
12 21 (50.00%) OO
13 20 (47.62%) Open Source
14 19 (45.24%) OO PHP
15 18 (42.86%) gulp
15 18 (42.86%) AngularJS
16 16 (38.10%) Grunt
16 16 (38.10%) Doctrine
16 16 (38.10%) Unix
16 16 (38.10%) MVC
17 15 (35.71%) Mac OS X
17 15 (35.71%) LESS

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 27 (64.29%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (28.57%) Confluence
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.90%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 34 (80.95%) Jenkins
2 27 (64.29%) Cucumber
2 27 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 26 (61.90%) WebDriver
4 18 (42.86%) gulp
5 16 (38.10%) Grunt
6 14 (33.33%) Protractor
7 12 (28.57%) JIRA
8 1 (2.38%) Ant
8 1 (2.38%) Babel
8 1 (2.38%) Maven
8 1 (2.38%) Selenium
8 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.38%) webpack
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (97.62%) Developer
2 25 (59.52%) Senior Developer
3 18 (42.86%) PHP Developer
4 17 (40.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (30.95%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 9 (21.43%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
8 5 (11.90%) Angular Developer
9 4 (9.52%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (9.52%) HTML Developer
9 4 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (9.52%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Digital Developer
11 2 (4.76%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL Developer
12 1 (2.38%) Agile Developer
12 1 (2.38%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
12 1 (2.38%) PHP Web Applications Developer
12 1 (2.38%) Senior Agile Developer
12 1 (2.38%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) Zend Framework
2 27 (64.29%) Behat
3 25 (59.52%) CSS
3 25 (59.52%) HTML
4 18 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 16 (38.10%) Doctrine
6 15 (35.71%) LESS
7 14 (33.33%) CSS3
8 13 (30.95%) Gherkin
9 12 (28.57%) Twig
10 4 (9.52%) HTML5
11 3 (7.14%) REST
11 3 (7.14%) Sass
12 2 (4.76%) Laravel
12 2 (4.76%) Symfony
13 1 (2.38%) CodeIgniter
13 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 8 (19.05%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.76%) Social Media
4 1 (2.38%) Blog
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) Unix
3 15 (35.71%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.76%) CentOS
4 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (66.67%) BDD
4 26 (61.90%) Front End Development
5 24 (57.14%) Case Management
5 24 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (50.00%) OO
7 20 (47.62%) Open Source
8 19 (45.24%) OO PHP
9 16 (38.10%) MVC
10 13 (30.95%) Line Management
11 11 (26.19%) Service Design
12 9 (21.43%) Web Development
12 9 (21.43%) Web Operations
13 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
14 5 (11.90%) TDD
15 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
15 3 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
15 3 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
15 3 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) PHP
2 36 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.52%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) ES6
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) WAI
2 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) SAP