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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 52 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing Zend 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.25% 1.22% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 2.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
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
171 104 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 42.12% 42.45% 52.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 53 69
Median daily rate £330 £466 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.10% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Zend as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Maidstone - 1 £525 -
Zend
South East

Zend
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for Zend.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5
1 1 (100.00%) Kohana
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Sphinx
1 1 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (100.00%) FuelPHP
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Tika

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Tika
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) FuelPHP
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Kohana
1 1 (100.00%) Sphinx
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5