The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 494 508 315
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -193
Contract jobs citing Zend 134 126 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.24% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.55% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 105 268
Median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £249 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £486 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £9.50
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22611 23074 23341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.06% 44.26% 45.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14016 13914 13300
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 751 990 1033
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.60 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% +0.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in England

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in England

Zend
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Zend across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Zend Daily Rate Histogram in England

Zend
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Zend across the England region.

Zend Hourly Rate Trend in England

Zend
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
London -38 46 £363 -3.33% 20
East Midlands +28 35 £425 +51.78% 4
East of England +25 18 £335 +16.52% 3
South East +11 18 £375 +7.14% 11
Yorkshire -2 8 £325 - 6
West Midlands -28 5 £400 -3.03% 7
North West +8 2 £295 +7.27% 12
South West +3 2 - - 9
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Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 England region with a requirement for Zend.

1 229 (97.45%) PHP
2 154 (65.53%) JavaScript
3 137 (58.30%) MySQL
4 135 (57.45%) CSS
5 134 (57.02%) HTML
6 109 (46.38%) MVC
7 91 (38.72%) Zend Framework
8 87 (37.02%) Agile Software Development
9 83 (35.32%) OO
10 81 (34.47%) jQuery
11 80 (34.04%) Linux
12 75 (31.91%) Web Development
13 73 (31.06%) Symfony
13 73 (31.06%) Git (software)
14 68 (28.94%) LAMP
15 64 (27.23%) Jenkins
16 61 (25.96%) Continuous Integration
17 57 (24.26%) E-Commerce
18 55 (23.40%) Laravel
19 48 (20.43%) BDD
20 47 (20.00%) HTML5
20 47 (20.00%) CSS3
21 45 (19.15%) Open Source
22 44 (18.72%) AngularJS
22 44 (18.72%) Web Services
22 44 (18.72%) Front End Development
23 42 (17.87%) Subversion
24 40 (17.02%) Elasticsearch
24 40 (17.02%) OO PHP
25 38 (16.17%) Relational Database

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in 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 40 (17.02%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (11.91%) Apache
3 19 (8.09%) nginx
4 17 (7.23%) Confluence
5 16 (6.81%) CMS
6 15 (6.38%) WordPress
7 9 (3.83%) Drupal
8 4 (1.70%) Moodle
9 3 (1.28%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.43%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.43%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 14 (5.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (11.49%) Magento
2 2 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.81%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.53%) GitHub
3 4 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.28%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (1.28%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.21%) HTTP
2 15 (6.38%) Network Security
3 7 (2.98%) SSL
3 7 (2.98%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.28%) Internet
4 3 (1.28%) Skype
5 2 (0.85%) SSH
6 1 (0.43%) Extranet
6 1 (0.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (58.30%) MySQL
2 38 (16.17%) Relational Database
3 36 (15.32%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (9.36%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.96%) CouchDB
6 13 (5.53%) NoSQL
7 12 (5.11%) Redis
8 5 (2.13%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.28%) Big Data
9 3 (1.28%) GIS
10 2 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 73 (31.06%) Git (software)
2 64 (27.23%) Jenkins
3 42 (17.87%) Subversion
4 35 (14.89%) Cucumber
5 30 (12.77%) WebDriver
6 22 (9.36%) gulp
7 21 (8.94%) Grunt
8 17 (7.23%) JIRA
9 14 (5.96%) Protractor
10 13 (5.53%) Mercurial
10 13 (5.53%) Vagrant
11 8 (3.40%) PHPUnit
12 6 (2.55%) Jasmine
12 6 (2.55%) Mocha
13 4 (1.70%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.70%) Hudson
13 4 (1.70%) NetBeans
13 4 (1.70%) Zend Studio
14 2 (0.85%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.85%) PhpStorm
General
1 12 (5.11%) Marketing
2 10 (4.26%) Finance
3 5 (2.13%) Games
4 3 (1.28%) Advertising
4 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.85%) Electronics
5 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.85%) Publishing
5 2 (0.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.43%) Billing
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 216 (91.91%) Developer
2 151 (64.26%) PHP Developer
3 43 (18.30%) PHP Zend Developer
4 38 (16.17%) Senior Developer
5 26 (11.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 24 (10.21%) Web Developer
7 21 (8.94%) LAMP Developer
7 21 (8.94%) Magento Developer
7 21 (8.94%) PHP Web Developer
8 19 (8.09%) MySQL Developer
8 19 (8.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 18 (7.66%) E-Commerce Developer
9 18 (7.66%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 18 (7.66%) Senior PHP Developer
10 17 (7.23%) JavaScript Developer
11 16 (6.81%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
12 15 (6.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 14 (5.96%) PHP Symfony Developer
13 14 (5.96%) Symfony Developer
14 11 (4.68%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (57.45%) CSS
2 134 (57.02%) HTML
3 91 (38.72%) Zend Framework
4 81 (34.47%) jQuery
5 73 (31.06%) Symfony
6 68 (28.94%) LAMP
7 55 (23.40%) Laravel
8 47 (20.00%) CSS3
8 47 (20.00%) HTML5
9 44 (18.72%) AngularJS
9 44 (18.72%) Web Services
10 31 (13.19%) Behat
11 24 (10.21%) Doctrine
12 20 (8.51%) XML
13 19 (8.09%) LEMP Stack
14 18 (7.66%) LESS
14 18 (7.66%) Yii
15 17 (7.23%) SOAP
16 16 (6.81%) Twig
17 13 (5.53%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.79%) User Experience
2 18 (7.66%) e-Learning
3 15 (6.38%) Digital Media
4 9 (3.83%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.70%) iPad
5 4 (1.70%) Smartphone
5 4 (1.70%) VLE
5 4 (1.70%) W3C
6 3 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.28%) Fintech
6 3 (1.28%) Learning Management System
6 3 (1.28%) Social Media
6 3 (1.28%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.85%) Clustering
7 2 (0.85%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 80 (34.04%) Linux
2 13 (5.53%) Unix
3 12 (5.11%) Mac OS X
4 8 (3.40%) CentOS
5 2 (0.85%) Android
5 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (46.38%) MVC
2 87 (37.02%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (35.32%) OO
4 75 (31.91%) Web Development
5 61 (25.96%) Continuous Integration
6 57 (24.26%) E-Commerce
7 48 (20.43%) BDD
8 45 (19.15%) Open Source
9 44 (18.72%) Front End Development
10 40 (17.02%) OO PHP
11 38 (16.17%) TDD
12 28 (11.91%) OOP
12 28 (11.91%) User Acceptance Testing
13 24 (10.21%) Case Management
14 20 (8.51%) Configuration Management
15 18 (7.66%) CRM
15 18 (7.66%) Refactoring
15 18 (7.66%) Web Application Development
16 16 (6.81%) DevOps
17 15 (6.38%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 229 (97.45%) PHP
2 154 (65.53%) JavaScript
3 27 (11.49%) SQL
4 19 (8.09%) Java
5 14 (5.96%) PHP 5
6 12 (5.11%) Python
7 11 (4.68%) Ruby
8 6 (2.55%) C#
9 2 (0.85%) C
9 2 (0.85%) Perl
10 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.43%) ES6
10 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (5.11%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.40%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.13%) Degree
4 3 (1.28%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.23%) WAI
2 2 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.85%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (13.19%) Docker
2 2 (0.85%) Firmware
3 1 (0.43%) iptables
Systems Management
1 19 (8.09%) Puppet
2 18 (7.66%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (4.68%) Ansible
4 7 (2.98%) Grafana
4 7 (2.98%) Kibana
4 7 (2.98%) logstash
4 7 (2.98%) Salt
5 4 (1.70%) Nagios
5 4 (1.70%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.43%) Cacti
6 1 (0.43%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.43%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (3.83%) Oracle
2 7 (2.98%) Rackspace
3 4 (1.70%) RedDot
3 4 (1.70%) VMware
4 2 (0.85%) ESRI
4 2 (0.85%) Google
4 2 (0.85%) New Relic
4 2 (0.85%) Sage
4 2 (0.85%) Samsung
4 2 (0.85%) SAP
4 2 (0.85%) Sencha
5 1 (0.43%) Dell
5 1 (0.43%) HP
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft
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