The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Zend 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.16% - -
As % of the Vendors category 7.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £288
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.50
Zend
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
118 122 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 41.40% 51.05% 58.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 67 100
Average daily rate £450 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £32.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.38% +101.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Zend across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Zend
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Zend across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Zend Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Zend
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dover - 8 £500 -
Zend
South East

Zend
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Zend also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Zend.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) SOA
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (88.89%) Open Source
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Zend also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Zend. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior PHP Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) SOA
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared