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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 520 467 337
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -130
Contract jobs citing Zend 89 145 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.29% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.64% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 113 235
Median daily rate £330 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
21778 22822 21833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 44.89% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13592 13657 12517
Median daily rate £405 £398 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 737 1035 975
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.18 £10.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +5.71%

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 July 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 July 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 -26 50 £355 -2.40% 19
South East -17 10 £330 -5.71% 11
East of England +15 8 £225 -55.00% 7
North West -1 7 £400 +33.33% 9
Yorkshire -1 5 £325 -5.45% 6
South West -16 4 £425 +13.33% 6
East Midlands +6 3 £180 -44.61% 4
West Midlands -20 2 £400 - 11
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Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 189 (96.92%) PHP
2 113 (57.95%) JavaScript
2 113 (57.95%) MySQL
3 108 (55.38%) CSS
4 107 (54.87%) HTML
5 85 (43.59%) MVC
6 81 (41.54%) jQuery
7 71 (36.41%) Symfony
8 69 (35.38%) OO
9 68 (34.87%) Zend Framework
10 60 (30.77%) HTML5
11 59 (30.26%) Git (software)
12 57 (29.23%) Laravel
13 56 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
14 52 (26.67%) Web Development
14 52 (26.67%) Linux
15 49 (25.13%) TDD
16 42 (21.54%) LAMP
17 39 (20.00%) CSS3
18 38 (19.49%) SQL
19 32 (16.41%) Web Services
20 31 (15.90%) OO PHP
21 30 (15.38%) PHP 5
22 28 (14.36%) RESTful
23 27 (13.85%) E-Commerce
24 26 (13.33%) Magento
25 25 (12.82%) BDD
26 24 (12.31%) OOP
26 24 (12.31%) CMS
27 23 (11.79%) Subversion

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 24 (12.31%) CMS
2 19 (9.74%) WordPress
3 16 (8.21%) Apache
4 8 (4.10%) Drupal
5 7 (3.59%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.56%) Confluence
7 4 (2.05%) Moodle
7 4 (2.05%) nginx
8 3 (1.54%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (1.03%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.03%) GeoServer
9 2 (1.03%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.03%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (13.33%) Magento
2 4 (2.05%) BigMachines
2 4 (2.05%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.21%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.18%) GitHub
3 4 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.05%) SaaS
4 3 (1.54%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (1.54%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (1.03%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.03%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.15%) Network Security
2 3 (1.54%) HTTP
2 3 (1.54%) Internet
2 3 (1.54%) Skype
3 2 (1.03%) FTP
3 2 (1.03%) Intranet
3 2 (1.03%) SSH
3 2 (1.03%) SSL
3 2 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.51%) Extranet
4 1 (0.51%) VoIP
4 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (57.95%) MySQL
2 19 (9.74%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.62%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.56%) CouchDB
5 5 (2.56%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.05%) Big Data
6 4 (2.05%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.54%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.54%) Redis
8 2 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.03%) GIS
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 59 (30.26%) Git (software)
2 23 (11.79%) Jenkins
2 23 (11.79%) Subversion
3 14 (7.18%) PHPUnit
4 9 (4.62%) JIRA
5 7 (3.59%) Mercurial
5 7 (3.59%) Vagrant
6 6 (3.08%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.08%) gulp
6 6 (3.08%) Jasmine
6 6 (3.08%) Mocha
7 5 (2.56%) Grunt
8 4 (2.05%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.05%) Hudson
8 4 (2.05%) NetBeans
8 4 (2.05%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (2.05%) PhpStorm
8 4 (2.05%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.05%) Zend Studio
9 2 (1.03%) Bitbucket
General
1 13 (6.67%) Finance
2 10 (5.13%) Marketing
3 5 (2.56%) Advertising
4 3 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.03%) Games
5 2 (1.03%) Legal
5 2 (1.03%) Publishing
5 2 (1.03%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Electronics
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 181 (92.82%) Developer
2 138 (70.77%) PHP Developer
3 26 (13.33%) PHP Zend Developer
4 20 (10.26%) Senior Developer
5 18 (9.23%) LAMP Developer
5 18 (9.23%) Magento Developer
6 16 (8.21%) MySQL Developer
6 16 (8.21%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 15 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
7 15 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 14 (7.18%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 12 (6.15%) PHP Web Developer
10 11 (5.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (5.64%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (5.64%) Linux Developer
11 9 (4.62%) PHP Magento Developer
12 8 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (4.10%) Python Developer
12 8 (4.10%) SQL Developer
12 8 (4.10%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (55.38%) CSS
2 107 (54.87%) HTML
3 81 (41.54%) jQuery
4 71 (36.41%) Symfony
5 68 (34.87%) Zend Framework
6 60 (30.77%) HTML5
7 57 (29.23%) Laravel
8 42 (21.54%) LAMP
9 39 (20.00%) CSS3
10 32 (16.41%) Web Services
11 28 (14.36%) RESTful
12 23 (11.79%) AngularJS
13 22 (11.28%) XML
14 18 (9.23%) Doctrine
14 18 (9.23%) SOAP
15 17 (8.72%) React
16 16 (8.21%) Ajax
17 14 (7.18%) Sass
18 13 (6.67%) JSON
19 11 (5.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.74%) User Experience
2 13 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 4 (2.05%) e-Learning
3 4 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.05%) iPad
3 4 (2.05%) VLE
3 4 (2.05%) W3C
4 3 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.54%) Fintech
4 3 (1.54%) Learning Management System
4 3 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.54%) Smartphone
4 3 (1.54%) Social Media
5 2 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.03%) Clustering
5 2 (1.03%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.03%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (26.67%) Linux
2 8 (4.10%) CentOS
3 2 (1.03%) Android
3 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.51%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (43.59%) MVC
2 69 (35.38%) OO
3 56 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (26.67%) Web Development
5 49 (25.13%) TDD
6 31 (15.90%) OO PHP
7 27 (13.85%) E-Commerce
8 25 (12.82%) BDD
9 24 (12.31%) OOP
10 22 (11.28%) Front End Development
11 19 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (9.74%) CRM
12 17 (8.72%) Scrum
13 16 (8.21%) Open Source
14 15 (7.69%) Unit Testing
15 12 (6.15%) ERP
16 10 (5.13%) DevOps
17 8 (4.10%) Content Management
17 8 (4.10%) Software Architecture
18 7 (3.59%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 189 (96.92%) PHP
2 113 (57.95%) JavaScript
3 38 (19.49%) SQL
4 30 (15.38%) PHP 5
5 21 (10.77%) Java
6 15 (7.69%) Python
7 9 (4.62%) Ruby
8 5 (2.56%) C#
9 4 (2.05%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.51%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.51%) C
10 1 (0.51%) Go
10 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.51%) Perl
10 1 (0.51%) PHP 4
10 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (2.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.03%) Degree
2 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.05%) WAI
2 2 (1.03%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.54%) Docker
2 2 (1.03%) Firmware
2 2 (1.03%) Varnish
3 1 (0.51%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (2.56%) Puppet
2 4 (2.05%) Nagios
2 4 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.05%) Zenoss
3 2 (1.03%) Ansible
3 2 (1.03%) Grafana
3 2 (1.03%) Kibana
3 2 (1.03%) logstash
3 2 (1.03%) Salt
4 1 (0.51%) Cacti
4 1 (0.51%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.51%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 17 (8.72%) Oracle
2 4 (2.05%) RedDot
2 4 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (2.05%) Siebel
2 4 (2.05%) VMware
3 3 (1.54%) Google
4 2 (1.03%) Adobe
4 2 (1.03%) CODA
4 2 (1.03%) ESRI
4 2 (1.03%) New Relic
4 2 (1.03%) Omniture
4 2 (1.03%) Rackspace
4 2 (1.03%) Sencha
5 1 (0.51%) Dell
5 1 (0.51%) HP
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.51%) Samsung
5 1 (0.51%) SAP
5 1 (0.51%) Twitter
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