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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 467 501 324
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -177
Contract jobs citing Zend 159 122 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.23% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.54% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 100 278
Median daily rate £375 £334 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £294 £375
% change year-on-year
+29.36% -21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £9.50
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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
22151 22748 23930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.73% 43.21% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13693 13689 13802
Median daily rate £420 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 795 979 1132
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -4.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 0 53 £375 - 17
East Midlands +23 39 £425 +60.37% 5
East of England +17 23 £373 +50.50% 3
South East +26 19 £400 +52.38% 15
Yorkshire +20 9 £363 +15.90% 12
West Midlands -26 6 £350 -15.15% 4
North West +14 5 £325 +18.18% 7
South West +7 5 £288 -41.32% 11
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Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 243 (98.38%) PHP
2 172 (69.64%) JavaScript
3 156 (63.16%) HTML
4 154 (62.35%) CSS
5 144 (58.30%) MySQL
6 118 (47.77%) MVC
7 100 (40.49%) OO
8 94 (38.06%) Zend Framework
9 93 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
10 89 (36.03%) Linux
11 84 (34.01%) Web Development
12 83 (33.60%) jQuery
13 82 (33.20%) Git (software)
14 76 (30.77%) LAMP
15 71 (28.74%) Symfony
16 68 (27.53%) Continuous Integration
17 66 (26.72%) Jenkins
18 64 (25.91%) E-Commerce
19 57 (23.08%) Web Services
20 55 (22.27%) Laravel
20 55 (22.27%) OO PHP
21 53 (21.46%) Relational Database
21 53 (21.46%) CSS3
21 53 (21.46%) HTML5
22 52 (21.05%) Open Source
22 52 (21.05%) BDD
23 47 (19.03%) AngularJS
24 43 (17.41%) TDD
25 42 (17.00%) Subversion
25 42 (17.00%) Apache

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 42 (17.00%) Apache
1 42 (17.00%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (9.72%) nginx
3 23 (9.31%) WordPress
4 21 (8.50%) Confluence
5 20 (8.10%) CMS
6 11 (4.45%) Drupal
7 4 (1.62%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.62%) Moodle
8 3 (1.21%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.40%) SilverStripe
9 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (5.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (13.77%) Magento
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.26%) GitHub
3 4 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.81%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.96%) HTTP
2 11 (4.45%) Network Security
3 7 (2.83%) SSL
3 7 (2.83%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.21%) Skype
5 2 (0.81%) Internet
5 2 (0.81%) SSH
6 1 (0.40%) Extranet
6 1 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (58.30%) MySQL
2 53 (21.46%) Relational Database
3 39 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (10.93%) MongoDB
5 19 (7.69%) CouchDB
6 18 (7.29%) NoSQL
7 15 (6.07%) Redis
8 4 (1.62%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.21%) GIS
9 3 (1.21%) SQL Server
10 2 (0.81%) Big Data
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 82 (33.20%) Git (software)
2 66 (26.72%) Jenkins
3 42 (17.00%) Subversion
4 33 (13.36%) Cucumber
5 30 (12.15%) WebDriver
6 22 (8.91%) gulp
6 22 (8.91%) JIRA
7 21 (8.50%) Grunt
8 19 (7.69%) Mercurial
9 14 (5.67%) Protractor
10 13 (5.26%) Vagrant
11 10 (4.05%) Jasmine
11 10 (4.05%) PHPUnit
12 4 (1.62%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.62%) Mocha
12 4 (1.62%) NetBeans
12 4 (1.62%) Zend Studio
13 3 (1.21%) PhpStorm
14 2 (0.81%) Bitbucket
15 1 (0.40%) Hudson
General
1 12 (4.86%) Marketing
2 10 (4.05%) Finance
3 6 (2.43%) Games
4 5 (2.02%) Publishing
5 4 (1.62%) Retail
6 3 (1.21%) Advertising
7 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.40%) Billing
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 229 (92.71%) Developer
2 159 (64.37%) PHP Developer
3 39 (15.79%) PHP Zend Developer
4 36 (14.57%) Senior Developer
5 29 (11.74%) Magento Developer
6 28 (11.34%) Web Developer
7 27 (10.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 25 (10.12%) PHP Web Developer
9 23 (9.31%) JavaScript Developer
10 21 (8.50%) E-Commerce Developer
11 18 (7.29%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
12 16 (6.48%) MySQL Developer
12 16 (6.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 16 (6.48%) Senior PHP Developer
13 15 (6.07%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 13 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
14 13 (5.26%) PHP Magento Developer
15 12 (4.86%) LAMP Developer
16 11 (4.45%) PHP LAMP Developer
16 11 (4.45%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (63.16%) HTML
2 154 (62.35%) CSS
3 94 (38.06%) Zend Framework
4 83 (33.60%) jQuery
5 76 (30.77%) LAMP
6 71 (28.74%) Symfony
7 57 (23.08%) Web Services
8 55 (22.27%) Laravel
9 53 (21.46%) CSS3
9 53 (21.46%) HTML5
10 47 (19.03%) AngularJS
11 37 (14.98%) Behat
12 25 (10.12%) XML
13 23 (9.31%) XHTML
14 22 (8.91%) LEMP Stack
14 22 (8.91%) Yii
15 21 (8.50%) Doctrine
16 20 (8.10%) Node.js
17 18 (7.29%) LESS
18 17 (6.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.91%) User Experience
2 19 (7.69%) e-Learning
3 12 (4.86%) Visualisation
4 11 (4.45%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.62%) Smartphone
5 4 (1.62%) VLE
6 3 (1.21%) Fintech
6 3 (1.21%) Learning Management System
6 3 (1.21%) Social Media
7 2 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.81%) Blog
7 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.81%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.81%) iPad
7 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.81%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.40%) iPhone
8 1 (0.40%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 89 (36.03%) Linux
2 16 (6.48%) Unix
3 15 (6.07%) Mac OS X
4 7 (2.83%) CentOS
5 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.81%) Windows
6 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (47.77%) MVC
2 100 (40.49%) OO
3 93 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (34.01%) Web Development
5 68 (27.53%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (25.91%) E-Commerce
7 55 (22.27%) OO PHP
8 52 (21.05%) BDD
8 52 (21.05%) Open Source
9 43 (17.41%) TDD
10 41 (16.60%) Front End Development
11 39 (15.79%) OOP
12 28 (11.34%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (10.12%) Configuration Management
13 25 (10.12%) Refactoring
14 24 (9.72%) Case Management
15 21 (8.50%) Web Application Development
16 19 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
17 17 (6.88%) Scrum
18 15 (6.07%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 243 (98.38%) PHP
2 172 (69.64%) JavaScript
3 27 (10.93%) SQL
4 16 (6.48%) PHP 5
5 15 (6.07%) Java
6 12 (4.86%) Python
7 11 (4.45%) Ruby
8 5 (2.02%) C#
9 2 (0.81%) Perl
10 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.40%) C
10 1 (0.40%) ES6
10 1 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (4.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.24%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.62%) Degree
4 3 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.21%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.88%) WAI
2 3 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.81%) QA
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (12.55%) Docker
2 4 (1.62%) Varnish
3 2 (0.81%) Firmware
4 1 (0.40%) iptables
Systems Management
1 21 (8.50%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (8.50%) Puppet
2 14 (5.67%) Ansible
3 7 (2.83%) Grafana
3 7 (2.83%) Kibana
3 7 (2.83%) logstash
3 7 (2.83%) Salt
4 3 (1.21%) Nagios
4 3 (1.21%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.40%) Cacti
5 1 (0.40%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.40%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 7 (2.83%) Oracle
1 7 (2.83%) Rackspace
2 4 (1.62%) RedDot
3 3 (1.21%) VMware
4 2 (0.81%) ESRI
4 2 (0.81%) Google
4 2 (0.81%) Sage
4 2 (0.81%) Samsung
4 2 (0.81%) Sencha
5 1 (0.40%) Dell
5 1 (0.40%) HP
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.40%) New Relic
5 1 (0.40%) SAP
5 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
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