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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Zend
UK / England
Rank 470 518 452
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -66
Contract jobs citing Zend 103 86 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.44% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 60 113
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 £280 £279 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
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
18790 19695 21156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.22% 43.02% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11682 11744 12637
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 668 803 935
Median hourly rate £19.88 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.42 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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 January 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 January 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 +21 60 £400 +3.55% 7
North West +34 11 £325 +3.17% 10
Yorkshire +19 10 £403 - 17
South East +16 10 £325 +8.33% 13
South West +5 5 £313 -20.38% 4
West Midlands -10 5 £325 +30.00% 12
East of England -1 1 £350 +16.66% 4
North East - 1 £155 - 3
Zend
UK

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 253 (99.61%) PHP
2 143 (56.30%) MySQL
3 130 (51.18%) HTML
4 127 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 127 (50.00%) CSS
5 100 (39.37%) MVC
6 94 (37.01%) OO
7 93 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
8 89 (35.04%) Linux
9 87 (34.25%) Git (software)
10 85 (33.46%) Symfony
11 84 (33.07%) Zend Framework
12 80 (31.50%) LAMP
13 69 (27.17%) Web Development
14 66 (25.98%) E-Commerce
15 61 (24.02%) Continuous Integration
16 59 (23.23%) Web Services
17 58 (22.83%) Laravel
18 57 (22.44%) Jenkins
18 57 (22.44%) jQuery
19 55 (21.65%) Apache
20 50 (19.69%) Subversion
21 49 (19.29%) Relational Database
21 49 (19.29%) OO PHP
22 48 (18.90%) AngularJS
23 45 (17.72%) PostgreSQL
24 44 (17.32%) MongoDB
25 41 (16.14%) HTML5
26 39 (15.35%) XML
27 38 (14.96%) OOP

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 55 (21.65%) Apache
2 35 (13.78%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (13.39%) nginx
4 23 (9.06%) WordPress
5 15 (5.91%) CMS
6 12 (4.72%) Drupal
7 11 (4.33%) Confluence
8 6 (2.36%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.39%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.39%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.39%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Photoshop
1 4 (1.57%) Pixelmator
Business Applications
1 36 (14.17%) Magento
2 5 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.27%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.36%) SaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.39%) GitHub
4 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (14.96%) HTTP
2 14 (5.51%) SSL
2 14 (5.51%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.57%) Network Security
4 3 (1.18%) AMQP
5 1 (0.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (56.30%) MySQL
2 49 (19.29%) Relational Database
3 45 (17.72%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (17.32%) MongoDB
5 30 (11.81%) NoSQL
6 24 (9.45%) Redis
7 20 (7.87%) CouchDB
8 5 (1.97%) Big Data
8 5 (1.97%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.79%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.39%) GIS
10 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 87 (34.25%) Git (software)
2 57 (22.44%) Jenkins
3 50 (19.69%) Subversion
4 25 (9.84%) Cucumber
5 22 (8.66%) Mercurial
6 15 (5.91%) PHPUnit
7 14 (5.51%) Jasmine
7 14 (5.51%) Vagrant
8 13 (5.12%) JIRA
9 12 (4.72%) WebDriver
10 10 (3.94%) JUnit
11 8 (3.15%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (2.76%) Grunt
12 7 (2.76%) gulp
13 5 (1.97%) Protractor
14 3 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 2 (0.79%) PhpStorm
16 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
16 1 (0.39%) Selenium
16 1 (0.39%) Zend Studio
General
1 16 (6.30%) Marketing
2 15 (5.91%) Finance
3 5 (1.97%) Electronics
3 5 (1.97%) Games
3 5 (1.97%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.97%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.57%) Publishing
5 3 (1.18%) Retail
6 1 (0.39%) Billing
6 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 235 (92.52%) Developer
2 175 (68.90%) PHP Developer
3 44 (17.32%) PHP Zend Developer
4 29 (11.42%) Magento Developer
4 29 (11.42%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 29 (11.42%) Symfony Developer
5 27 (10.63%) Senior Developer
5 27 (10.63%) Web Developer
6 22 (8.66%) PHP Web Developer
7 17 (6.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (6.30%) E-Commerce Developer
8 16 (6.30%) Senior PHP Developer
9 15 (5.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 14 (5.51%) DevOps Engineer
11 13 (5.12%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
11 13 (5.12%) LAMP Developer
11 13 (5.12%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 10 (3.94%) AWS DevOps
12 10 (3.94%) AWS Engineer
12 10 (3.94%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (51.18%) HTML
2 127 (50.00%) CSS
3 85 (33.46%) Symfony
4 84 (33.07%) Zend Framework
5 80 (31.50%) LAMP
6 59 (23.23%) Web Services
7 58 (22.83%) Laravel
8 57 (22.44%) jQuery
9 48 (18.90%) AngularJS
10 41 (16.14%) HTML5
11 39 (15.35%) XML
12 36 (14.17%) CSS3
13 32 (12.60%) LEMP Stack
14 27 (10.63%) Node.js
15 26 (10.24%) Yii
16 25 (9.84%) REST
17 24 (9.45%) XHTML
18 23 (9.06%) RESTful
19 22 (8.66%) JSON
20 18 (7.09%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.91%) e-Learning
2 14 (5.51%) User Experience
3 7 (2.76%) Visualisation
4 5 (1.97%) Digital Media
4 5 (1.97%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.97%) Social Media
5 4 (1.57%) Video on Demand
6 3 (1.18%) iPad
7 2 (0.79%) Fintech
8 1 (0.39%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.39%) Blog
8 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.39%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.39%) Social Network
8 1 (0.39%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 89 (35.04%) Linux
2 12 (4.72%) Unix
3 10 (3.94%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.18%) Windows
5 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (39.37%) MVC
2 94 (37.01%) OO
3 93 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (27.17%) Web Development
5 66 (25.98%) E-Commerce
6 61 (24.02%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (19.29%) OO PHP
8 38 (14.96%) OOP
8 38 (14.96%) Open Source
9 36 (14.17%) Scrum
10 34 (13.39%) BDD
10 34 (13.39%) TDD
11 33 (12.99%) Configuration Management
12 27 (10.63%) Front End Development
13 26 (10.24%) Refactoring
14 22 (8.66%) Web Application Development
15 21 (8.27%) Microservices
16 20 (7.87%) Regression Testing
17 19 (7.48%) Responsive Web Design
18 17 (6.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 253 (99.61%) PHP
2 127 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 30 (11.81%) SQL
4 24 (9.45%) Java
5 23 (9.06%) Python
6 15 (5.91%) PHP 5
6 15 (5.91%) Ruby
7 2 (0.79%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.79%) C
7 2 (0.79%) C#
8 1 (0.39%) C++
8 1 (0.39%) ES6
8 1 (0.39%) Go
8 1 (0.39%) Perl
8 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (7.87%) Security Cleared
2 19 (7.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.18%) Degree
4 2 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.57%) WAI
2 1 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 27 (10.63%) Docker
2 6 (2.36%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 30 (11.81%) Opscode Chef
1 30 (11.81%) Puppet
2 16 (6.30%) Ansible
3 14 (5.51%) Grafana
3 14 (5.51%) Kibana
3 14 (5.51%) logstash
3 14 (5.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (5.51%) Rackspace
2 7 (2.76%) Oracle
3 5 (1.97%) SAP
4 3 (1.18%) Google
5 2 (0.79%) Samsung
6 1 (0.39%) Sage
6 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
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