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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 490 509 415
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -94
Contract jobs citing Zend 120 109 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.22% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.51% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 83 169
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
20761 21482 23512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.41% 42.41% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12758 12813 14111
Median daily rate £425 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 793 899 1164
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.76 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.51 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -14 67 £400 +16.36% 20
Yorkshire +28 11 £403 +19.25% 15
North West +12 10 £325 +10.16% 9
South East +29 9 £400 +23.07% 11
South West +7 9 £300 -38.77% 6
East of England +11 6 £370 +31.55% 4
East Midlands +1 5 £415 +176.66% 4
West Midlands -9 3 £325 -21.21% 11
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Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 262 (99.24%) PHP
2 149 (56.44%) MySQL
3 148 (56.06%) HTML
4 147 (55.68%) JavaScript
5 145 (54.92%) CSS
6 113 (42.80%) MVC
7 107 (40.53%) OO
8 105 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
9 101 (38.26%) Zend Framework
10 95 (35.98%) Git (software)
11 89 (33.71%) Linux
12 81 (30.68%) LAMP
13 78 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
14 75 (28.41%) Symfony
15 74 (28.03%) Web Development
16 72 (27.27%) Jenkins
17 69 (26.14%) E-Commerce
18 63 (23.86%) Web Services
19 61 (23.11%) AngularJS
20 60 (22.73%) Relational Database
21 59 (22.35%) jQuery
22 57 (21.59%) OO PHP
23 56 (21.21%) Laravel
24 53 (20.08%) Apache
25 50 (18.94%) PostgreSQL
25 50 (18.94%) Open Source
25 50 (18.94%) BDD
26 47 (17.80%) Elasticsearch
26 47 (17.80%) Subversion
27 45 (17.05%) HTML5

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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 53 (20.08%) Apache
2 47 (17.80%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (12.88%) nginx
4 23 (8.71%) WordPress
5 19 (7.20%) Confluence
6 16 (6.06%) CMS
7 12 (4.55%) Drupal
8 6 (2.27%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.38%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.38%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.38%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 36 (13.64%) Magento
2 5 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.27%) SaaS
3 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (15.53%) HTTP
2 12 (4.55%) SSL
2 12 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.27%) Network Security
4 3 (1.14%) Skype
5 1 (0.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (56.44%) MySQL
2 60 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 50 (18.94%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (14.77%) MongoDB
5 27 (10.23%) NoSQL
6 24 (9.09%) Redis
7 22 (8.33%) CouchDB
8 5 (1.89%) Big Data
8 5 (1.89%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.76%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.38%) GIS
10 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 95 (35.98%) Git (software)
2 72 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 47 (17.80%) Subversion
4 39 (14.77%) Cucumber
5 26 (9.85%) WebDriver
6 24 (9.09%) Mercurial
7 21 (7.95%) JIRA
8 16 (6.06%) Grunt
8 16 (6.06%) gulp
9 15 (5.68%) Vagrant
10 14 (5.30%) Jasmine
10 14 (5.30%) Protractor
11 12 (4.55%) PHPUnit
12 10 (3.79%) JUnit
13 8 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (1.52%) Eclipse
14 4 (1.52%) NetBeans
14 4 (1.52%) Zend Studio
15 3 (1.14%) PhpStorm
16 1 (0.38%) webpack
General
1 17 (6.44%) Marketing
2 13 (4.92%) Finance
3 5 (1.89%) Electronics
3 5 (1.89%) Games
3 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.89%) Publishing
3 5 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (0.38%) Billing
5 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 245 (92.80%) Developer
2 174 (65.91%) PHP Developer
3 43 (16.29%) PHP Zend Developer
4 37 (14.02%) Senior Developer
5 31 (11.74%) Magento Developer
6 26 (9.85%) Web Developer
7 25 (9.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 23 (8.71%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 23 (8.71%) Symfony Developer
9 22 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
10 21 (7.95%) PHP Web Developer
11 20 (7.58%) JavaScript Developer
12 19 (7.20%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
12 19 (7.20%) Senior PHP Developer
13 16 (6.06%) MySQL Developer
13 16 (6.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 15 (5.68%) LAMP Developer
14 15 (5.68%) PHP LAMP Developer
15 14 (5.30%) Angular Developer
16 13 (4.92%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (56.06%) HTML
2 145 (54.92%) CSS
3 101 (38.26%) Zend Framework
4 81 (30.68%) LAMP
5 75 (28.41%) Symfony
6 63 (23.86%) Web Services
7 61 (23.11%) AngularJS
8 59 (22.35%) jQuery
9 56 (21.21%) Laravel
10 45 (17.05%) HTML5
11 43 (16.29%) CSS3
12 41 (15.53%) XML
13 33 (12.50%) Behat
14 32 (12.12%) LEMP Stack
15 26 (9.85%) XHTML
15 26 (9.85%) Yii
16 25 (9.47%) Node.js
17 23 (8.71%) REST
18 22 (8.33%) RESTful
19 21 (7.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.58%) User Experience
2 15 (5.68%) e-Learning
3 12 (4.55%) Visualisation
4 7 (2.65%) Digital Media
5 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.89%) Video on Demand
6 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.52%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.76%) Fintech
7 2 (0.76%) iPad
7 2 (0.76%) Social Media
8 1 (0.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.38%) Blog
8 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.38%) Social Network
8 1 (0.38%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 89 (33.71%) Linux
2 17 (6.44%) Unix
3 15 (5.68%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (42.80%) MVC
2 107 (40.53%) OO
3 105 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
5 74 (28.03%) Web Development
6 69 (26.14%) E-Commerce
7 57 (21.59%) OO PHP
8 50 (18.94%) BDD
8 50 (18.94%) Open Source
9 42 (15.91%) OOP
10 39 (14.77%) TDD
11 35 (13.26%) Front End Development
12 33 (12.50%) Configuration Management
13 32 (12.12%) Scrum
14 29 (10.98%) Refactoring
15 24 (9.09%) Case Management
15 24 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (7.95%) Web Application Development
17 19 (7.20%) Release Management
17 19 (7.20%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 262 (99.24%) PHP
2 147 (55.68%) JavaScript
3 26 (9.85%) SQL
4 24 (9.09%) Java
5 18 (6.82%) Python
6 17 (6.44%) PHP 5
7 13 (4.92%) Ruby
8 2 (0.76%) C#
8 2 (0.76%) Perl
9 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.38%) C
9 1 (0.38%) ES6
9 1 (0.38%) Go
9 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (9.47%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.14%) DBS Check
3 3 (1.14%) Degree
4 2 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.92%) WAI
2 3 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 41 (15.53%) Docker
2 6 (2.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 31 (11.74%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (11.74%) Puppet
2 19 (7.20%) Ansible
3 12 (4.55%) Grafana
3 12 (4.55%) Kibana
3 12 (4.55%) logstash
3 12 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (4.55%) Rackspace
2 10 (3.79%) Oracle
3 5 (1.89%) SAP
4 3 (1.14%) Google
4 3 (1.14%) Samsung
5 2 (0.76%) Sage
6 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
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