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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 495 477 299
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -178
Contract jobs citing Zend 117 136 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.26% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.58% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 91 284
Median daily rate £400 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £264 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22467 23356 22772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.96% 45.36% 45.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14029 13562 13122
Median daily rate £413 £400 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 1022 1025
Median hourly rate £18.28 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.04 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 50 £400 +6.73% 23
Yorkshire +11 17 £400 +6.66% 6
South East -18 15 £328 +9.16% 15
East Midlands +16 12 £363 +16.00% 2
North West +5 12 £400 +33.33% 8
East of England 0 6 £225 -30.76% 8
South West -19 4 £330 -12.00% 6
West Midlands -17 1 £250 -15.25% 6
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Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 198 (95.65%) PHP
2 124 (59.90%) JavaScript
3 121 (58.45%) MySQL
4 118 (57.00%) CSS
5 117 (56.52%) HTML
6 88 (42.51%) jQuery
7 82 (39.61%) MVC
8 81 (39.13%) Symfony
9 78 (37.68%) OO
10 67 (32.37%) Git (software)
11 64 (30.92%) Zend Framework
11 64 (30.92%) HTML5
12 58 (28.02%) Laravel
13 56 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (26.09%) Web Development
15 52 (25.12%) Linux
16 49 (23.67%) TDD
17 47 (22.71%) CSS3
18 46 (22.22%) LAMP
19 40 (19.32%) RESTful
19 40 (19.32%) OO PHP
20 38 (18.36%) SQL
21 37 (17.87%) Web Services
22 36 (17.39%) E-Commerce
22 36 (17.39%) PHP 5
23 35 (16.91%) Magento
24 32 (15.46%) CMS
25 29 (14.01%) SOAP
26 27 (13.04%) Subversion
27 26 (12.56%) PHPUnit

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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 32 (15.46%) CMS
2 21 (10.14%) WordPress
3 19 (9.18%) Apache
4 16 (7.73%) Drupal
5 10 (4.83%) Node.js
6 6 (2.90%) ExpressionEngine
7 5 (2.42%) Confluence
7 5 (2.42%) Joomla!
8 3 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.45%) Moodle
8 3 (1.45%) nginx
9 2 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.97%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.97%) concrete5
9 2 (0.97%) GeoServer
9 2 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.97%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (3.38%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.45%) Fireworks
2 3 (1.45%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.97%) Acrobat
3 2 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.97%) GIMP
3 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (16.91%) Magento
2 4 (1.93%) BigMachines
2 4 (1.93%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.48%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (5.80%) GitHub
2 5 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.42%) MailChimp
3 4 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.93%) SaaS
4 3 (1.45%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.48%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.38%) Network Security
2 3 (1.45%) FTP
2 3 (1.45%) Intranet
2 3 (1.45%) SSH
3 2 (0.97%) HTTP
3 2 (0.97%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (58.45%) MySQL
2 21 (10.14%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.28%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.83%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.86%) CouchDB
6 8 (3.86%) Redis
7 6 (2.90%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.45%) Big Data
8 3 (1.45%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.97%) GIS
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.48%) Parquet
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.48%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 67 (32.37%) Git (software)
2 27 (13.04%) Subversion
3 26 (12.56%) PHPUnit
4 25 (12.08%) Jenkins
5 11 (5.31%) Jasmine
6 10 (4.83%) Mercurial
7 9 (4.35%) JIRA
7 9 (4.35%) Mocha
8 8 (3.86%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.86%) Grunt
8 8 (3.86%) gulp
9 6 (2.90%) Eclipse
9 6 (2.90%) Hudson
10 5 (2.42%) NetBeans
10 5 (2.42%) PhpStorm
10 5 (2.42%) Vagrant
11 4 (1.93%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (1.93%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.93%) Zend Studio
12 3 (1.45%) Sublime Text
General
1 15 (7.25%) Finance
2 10 (4.83%) Advertising
3 7 (3.38%) Marketing
4 6 (2.90%) Retail
5 2 (0.97%) Automotive
5 2 (0.97%) Legal
5 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.48%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) Publishing
6 1 (0.48%) Vietnamese Language
Job Titles
1 194 (93.72%) Developer
2 138 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 28 (13.53%) Senior Developer
4 22 (10.63%) Magento Developer
5 21 (10.14%) Senior PHP Developer
6 20 (9.66%) Web Developer
7 19 (9.18%) PHP Zend Developer
8 18 (8.70%) LAMP Developer
9 17 (8.21%) Full Stack Developer
10 14 (6.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 13 (6.28%) MySQL Developer
11 13 (6.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 13 (6.28%) Symfony Developer
12 12 (5.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 12 (5.80%) PHP Web Developer
13 11 (5.31%) Linux Developer
13 11 (5.31%) PHP Symfony Developer
14 10 (4.83%) Python Developer
15 8 (3.86%) PHP Magento Developer
15 8 (3.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (57.00%) CSS
2 117 (56.52%) HTML
3 88 (42.51%) jQuery
4 81 (39.13%) Symfony
5 64 (30.92%) HTML5
5 64 (30.92%) Zend Framework
6 58 (28.02%) Laravel
7 47 (22.71%) CSS3
8 46 (22.22%) LAMP
9 40 (19.32%) RESTful
10 37 (17.87%) Web Services
11 29 (14.01%) SOAP
12 24 (11.59%) XML
13 23 (11.11%) AngularJS
14 20 (9.66%) Doctrine
15 19 (9.18%) Sass
16 18 (8.70%) Ajax
17 17 (8.21%) CodeIgniter
18 16 (7.73%) Yii
19 14 (6.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.18%) User Experience
2 8 (3.86%) Digital Media
3 6 (2.90%) W3C
4 4 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.93%) iPad
5 3 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.45%) e-Learning
5 3 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.45%) Video on Demand
5 3 (1.45%) VLE
6 2 (0.97%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.97%) iPhone
6 2 (0.97%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.97%) Social Media
7 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.48%) Clustering
7 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.48%) Fintech
7 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (25.12%) Linux
2 7 (3.38%) CentOS
3 4 (1.93%) Windows
4 3 (1.45%) Android
4 3 (1.45%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.97%) Debian
5 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (39.61%) MVC
2 78 (37.68%) OO
3 56 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (26.09%) Web Development
5 49 (23.67%) TDD
6 40 (19.32%) OO PHP
7 36 (17.39%) E-Commerce
8 26 (12.56%) Front End Development
9 23 (11.11%) BDD
10 22 (10.63%) OOP
11 21 (10.14%) Scrum
12 16 (7.73%) Open Source
13 14 (6.76%) CRM
13 14 (6.76%) Unit Testing
14 13 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (4.83%) Content Management
15 10 (4.83%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (4.83%) Refactoring
16 9 (4.35%) Web Application Development
17 7 (3.38%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 198 (95.65%) PHP
2 124 (59.90%) JavaScript
3 38 (18.36%) SQL
4 36 (17.39%) PHP 5
5 19 (9.18%) Java
6 17 (8.21%) Python
7 11 (5.31%) Ruby
8 8 (3.86%) C#
9 5 (2.42%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.93%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.45%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.97%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.97%) C++
12 2 (0.97%) VB
13 1 (0.48%) C
13 1 (0.48%) Go
13 1 (0.48%) PHP 4
13 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (0.97%) Degree
1 2 (0.97%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.93%) QA
1 4 (1.93%) WAI
2 3 (1.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.45%) Docker
2 2 (0.97%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.42%) Puppet
2 4 (1.93%) Ansible
2 4 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
3 1 (0.48%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 13 (6.28%) Oracle
2 6 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (2.42%) Adobe
4 4 (1.93%) Google
4 4 (1.93%) RedDot
4 4 (1.93%) Siebel
5 3 (1.45%) CODA
5 3 (1.45%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.97%) AppDynamics
6 2 (0.97%) ESRI
6 2 (0.97%) Omniture
7 1 (0.48%) Facebook
7 1 (0.48%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.48%) New Relic
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.48%) SAP
7 1 (0.48%) Twitter
7 1 (0.48%) VMware
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