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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 52 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Contract jobs citing Zend 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.80% 0.47% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 0.83% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £370 - £406
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 - £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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
328 363 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 52.23% 56.72% 54.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 177 231
Median daily rate £437 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.88% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 17
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +37.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.57 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.84 £36.00 £30.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Watford +1 5 £370 -
Zend
East of England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (96.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (80.00%) CSS
3 20 (80.00%) HTML
3 20 (80.00%) E-Commerce
4 19 (76.00%) LAMP
4 19 (76.00%) MySQL
5 14 (56.00%) Web Services
6 13 (52.00%) OO
6 13 (52.00%) MVC
6 13 (52.00%) jQuery
7 12 (48.00%) Web Development
8 11 (44.00%) Magento
8 11 (44.00%) OO PHP
8 11 (44.00%) XHTML
9 9 (36.00%) e-Learning
9 9 (36.00%) Apache
9 9 (36.00%) XSL
9 9 (36.00%) Linux
10 7 (28.00%) HTTP
10 7 (28.00%) XML
10 7 (28.00%) SOAP
10 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
10 7 (28.00%) Open Source
11 6 (24.00%) Symfony
11 6 (24.00%) Zend Framework
11 6 (24.00%) Subversion
12 4 (16.00%) OOP
12 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch

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 9 (36.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) MySQL
2 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) PHP Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Magento Developer
4 10 (40.00%) Web Developer
5 8 (32.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce Developer
6 7 (28.00%) PHP Zend Developer
7 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 6 (24.00%) LAMP Developer
7 6 (24.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 6 (24.00%) PHP Magento Developer
8 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
9 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch Developer
9 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (8.00%) Solr Developer
10 1 (4.00%) MySQL Developer
10 1 (4.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 1 (4.00%) Senior LAMP Developer
10 1 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (4.00%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) CSS
1 20 (80.00%) HTML
2 19 (76.00%) LAMP
3 14 (56.00%) Web Services
4 13 (52.00%) jQuery
5 11 (44.00%) XHTML
6 9 (36.00%) XSL
7 7 (28.00%) SOAP
7 7 (28.00%) XML
8 6 (24.00%) Symfony
8 6 (24.00%) Zend Framework
9 2 (8.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 13 (52.00%) MVC
2 13 (52.00%) OO
3 12 (48.00%) Web Development
4 11 (44.00%) OO PHP
5 7 (28.00%) Open Source
6 4 (16.00%) OOP
6 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) CRM
8 1 (4.00%) ERP
8 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (96.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Java
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Varnish