The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 81 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Zend 14 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.87% 0.70% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 1.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 0
Average daily rate £300 £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- +182.05%
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
664 570 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.17% 44.15% 43.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 235 291
Average daily rate £313 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £230 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 54 50
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £20.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.21 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £28.55 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Zend
England

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -9 10 £300 - 5
Nottinghamshire - 4 £363 - 5
Rutland - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - - 1
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) PHP
2 29 (93.55%) HTML
3 27 (87.10%) CSS
4 26 (83.87%) MySQL
5 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
6 15 (48.39%) jQuery
7 14 (45.16%) HTML5
7 14 (45.16%) CSS3
7 14 (45.16%) OO
8 12 (38.71%) Scrum
8 12 (38.71%) CodeIgniter
9 11 (35.48%) Zend Framework
9 11 (35.48%) OOP
10 7 (22.58%) XHTML
10 7 (22.58%) Magento
10 7 (22.58%) Ajax
10 7 (22.58%) PHPUnit
11 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
12 5 (16.13%) Apple
12 5 (16.13%) XML
12 5 (16.13%) SQL
12 5 (16.13%) WordPress
12 5 (16.13%) Android
12 5 (16.13%) Android Development
12 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
13 4 (12.90%) Symfony
13 4 (12.90%) .NET
13 4 (12.90%) MVC
13 4 (12.90%) TDD
13 4 (12.90%) Retail

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (16.13%) WordPress
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Magento
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (83.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) PHPUnit
2 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 24 (77.42%) PHP Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.90%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (6.45%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (93.55%) HTML
2 27 (87.10%) CSS
3 15 (48.39%) jQuery
4 14 (45.16%) HTML5
4 14 (45.16%) CSS3
5 12 (38.71%) CodeIgniter
6 11 (35.48%) Zend Framework
7 7 (22.58%) XHTML
7 7 (22.58%) Ajax
8 5 (16.13%) XML
9 4 (12.90%) Symfony
9 4 (12.90%) .NET
10 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (6.45%) REST
11 2 (6.45%) Laravel
11 2 (6.45%) CakePHP
11 2 (6.45%) SOAP
11 2 (6.45%) LAMP
12 1 (3.23%) MooTools
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Android
2 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) OO
2 12 (38.71%) Scrum
3 11 (35.48%) OOP
4 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.13%) Android Development
6 4 (12.90%) MVC
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
8 2 (6.45%) Web Development
8 2 (6.45%) System Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (6.45%) B2C
8 2 (6.45%) SEO
9 1 (3.23%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Apple
2 3 (9.68%) JD Edwards
2 3 (9.68%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Twitter
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