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 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Zend
UK / England
Rank 498 511 466
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -45
Contract jobs citing Zend 75 99 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.48% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 71 104
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £280 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18587 20547 21809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.40% 43.03% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11683 12479 12774
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 669 788 912
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 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
London +8 35 £400 - 25
South East +14 13 £325 +8.33% 16
Yorkshire +6 10 £375 -6.25% 23
North West +31 8 £308 +1.65% 18
West Midlands +7 4 £325 +38.29% 9
South West +8 2 £275 -31.25% 6
East of England 0 1 - - 3
East Midlands -3 1 - - 6
North East - 1 £155 - 2
Zend
UK

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for Zend.

1 208 (99.05%) PHP
2 113 (53.81%) MySQL
3 106 (50.48%) HTML
4 104 (49.52%) CSS
5 92 (43.81%) JavaScript
6 85 (40.48%) MVC
7 78 (37.14%) Symfony
8 76 (36.19%) OO
8 76 (36.19%) Git (software)
9 75 (35.71%) Linux
10 71 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
11 65 (30.95%) LAMP
12 61 (29.05%) Zend Framework
13 55 (26.19%) Laravel
14 52 (24.76%) Apache
15 45 (21.43%) Web Development
16 43 (20.48%) MongoDB
17 42 (20.00%) Web Services
18 41 (19.52%) jQuery
18 41 (19.52%) HTML5
19 39 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
20 38 (18.10%) Subversion
20 38 (18.10%) E-Commerce
21 37 (17.62%) Relational Database
22 36 (17.14%) OO PHP
22 36 (17.14%) AngularJS
23 35 (16.67%) XML
24 34 (16.19%) OOP
24 34 (16.19%) Scrum
25 33 (15.71%) TDD

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 52 (24.76%) Apache
2 27 (12.86%) nginx
3 25 (11.90%) WordPress
4 18 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (5.24%) CMS
6 9 (4.29%) Drupal
7 7 (3.33%) Confluence
8 6 (2.86%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.95%) SilverStripe
9 2 (0.95%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.48%) phpBB
10 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 27 (12.86%) Magento
2 4 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.86%) SaaS
4 2 (0.95%) GitHub
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
5 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.43%) HTTP
2 9 (4.29%) SSL
2 9 (4.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.43%) AMQP
4 1 (0.48%) FTP
4 1 (0.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) Intranet
4 1 (0.48%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (53.81%) MySQL
2 43 (20.48%) MongoDB
3 37 (17.62%) Relational Database
4 32 (15.24%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (14.76%) NoSQL
6 23 (10.95%) Redis
7 18 (8.57%) CouchDB
8 5 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (2.38%) Big Data
8 5 (2.38%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.43%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 76 (36.19%) Git (software)
2 38 (18.10%) Subversion
3 33 (15.71%) Jenkins
4 20 (9.52%) Mercurial
5 15 (7.14%) PHPUnit
6 14 (6.67%) Jasmine
7 10 (4.76%) Cucumber
7 10 (4.76%) JIRA
7 10 (4.76%) JUnit
8 9 (4.29%) Vagrant
9 8 (3.81%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.48%) git-flow
11 1 (0.48%) PhpStorm
11 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (7.62%) Marketing
2 13 (6.19%) Finance
3 4 (1.90%) Electronics
3 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.90%) Publishing
3 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.43%) Retail
5 2 (0.95%) Games
6 1 (0.48%) Back Office
6 1 (0.48%) Billing
6 1 (0.48%) Law
6 1 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 190 (90.48%) Developer
2 147 (70.00%) PHP Developer
3 30 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
4 25 (11.90%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 25 (11.90%) Symfony Developer
5 22 (10.48%) Magento Developer
6 18 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 17 (8.10%) Web Developer
8 15 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
9 12 (5.71%) PHP Web Developer
10 10 (4.76%) Java Developer
10 10 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (4.29%) LAMP Developer
11 9 (4.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 8 (3.81%) Angular Developer
13 7 (3.33%) Azure Engineer
13 7 (3.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 7 (3.33%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (50.48%) HTML
2 104 (49.52%) CSS
3 78 (37.14%) Symfony
4 65 (30.95%) LAMP
5 61 (29.05%) Zend Framework
6 55 (26.19%) Laravel
7 42 (20.00%) Web Services
8 41 (19.52%) HTML5
8 41 (19.52%) jQuery
9 36 (17.14%) AngularJS
10 35 (16.67%) XML
11 32 (15.24%) CSS3
12 26 (12.38%) Node.js
12 26 (12.38%) REST
13 25 (11.90%) LEMP Stack
14 23 (10.95%) RESTful
15 22 (10.48%) Yii
16 21 (10.00%) JSON
17 18 (8.57%) XHTML
18 16 (7.62%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.33%) User Experience
2 4 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (1.90%) Video on Demand
3 3 (1.43%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.43%) Social Media
4 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
4 2 (0.95%) e-Learning
4 2 (0.95%) Fintech
5 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.48%) Blog
5 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.48%) iPad
5 1 (0.48%) Streaming Media
5 1 (0.48%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 75 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (1.90%) Unix
2 4 (1.90%) Windows
3 3 (1.43%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (40.48%) MVC
2 76 (36.19%) OO
3 71 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (21.43%) Web Development
5 39 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (18.10%) E-Commerce
7 36 (17.14%) OO PHP
8 34 (16.19%) OOP
8 34 (16.19%) Scrum
9 33 (15.71%) TDD
10 26 (12.38%) Configuration Management
11 24 (11.43%) Microservices
12 21 (10.00%) BDD
12 21 (10.00%) Refactoring
12 21 (10.00%) Web Application Development
13 19 (9.05%) Open Source
14 17 (8.10%) Release Management
15 16 (7.62%) Regression Testing
16 15 (7.14%) Unit Testing
17 14 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 208 (99.05%) PHP
2 92 (43.81%) JavaScript
3 28 (13.33%) SQL
4 22 (10.48%) Java
4 22 (10.48%) Python
5 14 (6.67%) PHP 5
6 10 (4.76%) Ruby
7 5 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.95%) C
8 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.48%) C#
9 1 (0.48%) C++
9 1 (0.48%) Go
9 1 (0.48%) Perl
9 1 (0.48%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 16 (7.62%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.19%) Docker
2 6 (2.86%) Varnish
3 1 (0.48%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 23 (10.95%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (10.95%) Puppet
2 14 (6.67%) Ansible
3 9 (4.29%) Grafana
3 9 (4.29%) Kibana
3 9 (4.29%) logstash
3 9 (4.29%) Salt
4 1 (0.48%) Piwik
4 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (4.29%) Rackspace
2 8 (3.81%) Oracle
3 4 (1.90%) SAP
4 2 (0.95%) Google
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.48%) Samsung
5 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
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