The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Liverpool region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - 22 23
Contract jobs citing Zend 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 1.86% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category - 5.00% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+36.36% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 £28.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-66.66% -12.30%
Vendors Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 60 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 47.73% 37.27% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 23 43
Average daily rate £388 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 4
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +30.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.60 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP