The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Zend
England / East of England
Rank 118 117 123
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Zend 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.047% 0.21% 0.080%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.47% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £381
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -17.37%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
941 1067 1261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 44.32% 45.79% 50.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 607 680
Median daily rate £375 £400 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £237 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 93 127
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.71 £12.00 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £57.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Zend
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 21 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
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 of England region with a requirement for Zend.

1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) MySQL
4 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
4 8 (61.54%) MVC
4 8 (61.54%) LAMP
5 7 (53.85%) OO
5 7 (53.85%) Web Services
6 6 (46.15%) XHTML
6 6 (46.15%) Magento
6 6 (46.15%) OO PHP
7 5 (38.46%) jQuery
7 5 (38.46%) Apache
7 5 (38.46%) Linux
8 4 (30.77%) XML
8 4 (30.77%) XSL
8 4 (30.77%) SOAP
8 4 (30.77%) Web Development
8 4 (30.77%) Symfony
9 3 (23.08%) Subversion
9 3 (23.08%) OOP
9 3 (23.08%) HTTP
9 3 (23.08%) Varnish
9 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
9 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
9 3 (23.08%) Open Source
10 2 (15.38%) Mentoring

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (38.46%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
2 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.69%) Drupal
3 1 (7.69%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Magento Developer
2 6 (46.15%) PHP Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP Zend Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Solr Developer
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior LAMP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) LAMP
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) XHTML
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) SOAP
6 4 (30.77%) Symfony
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) XSL
7 2 (15.38%) Zend Framework
8 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) e-Learning
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) OO PHP
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) OOP
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) BDD
7 1 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 1 (7.69%) Release Management
7 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (7.69%) Secure Coding
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Varnish