The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 3 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank - 65 65
Contract jobs citing Zend 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.70% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.21% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Zend
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
360 413 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.56% 57.76% 54.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 210 179
Median daily rate £425 £376 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.97% +10.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 23
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.85 £23.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -37.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.89 £9.03 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Zend as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Zend across the Hertfordshire region.

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Zend.

1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (60.00%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) nginx
2 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (60.00%) CouchDB
2 3 (60.00%) Memcached
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Yii
2 3 (60.00%) Laravel
2 3 (60.00%) Redis
2 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) CouchDB
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Symfony Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Magento Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
2 3 (60.00%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (60.00%) Laravel
2 3 (60.00%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (60.00%) Memcached
2 3 (60.00%) Symfony
2 3 (60.00%) Yii
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
3 2 (40.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Refactoring
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet