The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Zend
England / London
Rank 339 364 346
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -18
Contract jobs citing Zend 59 51 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.59% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 42 47
Median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £302 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.50 -

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8387 8591 9541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.21% 41.01% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5607 5595 6368
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 149 205
Median hourly rate £23.17 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £28.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in London

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in London

Zend
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Zend across the London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Zend Daily Rate Histogram in London

Zend
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Zend across the London region.

Zend Hourly Rate Trend in London

Zend
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -4 12 £375 +19.52% 3
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Zend.

1 121 (100.00%) PHP
2 65 (53.72%) HTML
3 64 (52.89%) MySQL
4 63 (52.07%) CSS
5 58 (47.93%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (43.80%) JavaScript
7 42 (34.71%) Zend Framework
8 35 (28.93%) OO
9 34 (28.10%) Web Services
9 34 (28.10%) Symfony
9 34 (28.10%) Git (software)
10 31 (25.62%) jQuery
11 30 (24.79%) MVC
12 29 (23.97%) Linux
13 28 (23.14%) HTML5
14 27 (22.31%) LAMP
15 26 (21.49%) E-Commerce
16 23 (19.01%) TDD
17 22 (18.18%) CSS3
17 22 (18.18%) Web Development
17 22 (18.18%) OO PHP
18 21 (17.36%) Microservices
18 21 (17.36%) BDD
18 21 (17.36%) Open Source
18 21 (17.36%) Scrum
18 21 (17.36%) XML
19 19 (15.70%) HTTP
19 19 (15.70%) REST
20 18 (14.88%) AngularJS
20 18 (14.88%) Elasticsearch

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 18 (14.88%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (12.40%) Apache
3 14 (11.57%) nginx
4 10 (8.26%) Drupal
4 10 (8.26%) WordPress
5 5 (4.13%) CMS
6 3 (2.48%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.65%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.83%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 17 (14.05%) Magento
2 4 (3.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.05%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) GitHub
3 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.70%) HTTP
2 14 (11.57%) SSL
2 14 (11.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.65%) Network Security
4 1 (0.83%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (52.89%) MySQL
2 17 (14.05%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (12.40%) MongoDB
4 11 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.13%) Big Data
5 5 (4.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (28.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.88%) Subversion
3 17 (14.05%) Jenkins
4 14 (11.57%) Jasmine
4 14 (11.57%) Vagrant
5 12 (9.92%) Cucumber
6 10 (8.26%) JUnit
7 8 (6.61%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (4.96%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.83%) PhpStorm
General
1 16 (13.22%) Marketing
2 10 (8.26%) Finance
3 4 (3.31%) Electronics
3 4 (3.31%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.31%) Publishing
3 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.48%) Games
5 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 106 (87.60%) Developer
2 70 (57.85%) PHP Developer
3 19 (15.70%) PHP Zend Developer
4 15 (12.40%) Magento Developer
5 14 (11.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (11.57%) Web Developer
6 13 (10.74%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 13 (10.74%) Symfony Developer
7 12 (9.92%) PHP Web Developer
8 11 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (8.26%) AWS DevOps
9 10 (8.26%) AWS Engineer
10 9 (7.44%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (7.44%) Java Developer
11 8 (6.61%) Angular Developer
12 7 (5.79%) Azure DevOps
12 7 (5.79%) Azure Engineer
12 7 (5.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 7 (5.79%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (5.79%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (53.72%) HTML
2 63 (52.07%) CSS
3 42 (34.71%) Zend Framework
4 34 (28.10%) Symfony
4 34 (28.10%) Web Services
5 31 (25.62%) jQuery
6 28 (23.14%) HTML5
7 27 (22.31%) LAMP
8 22 (18.18%) CSS3
9 21 (17.36%) XML
10 19 (15.70%) REST
11 18 (14.88%) AngularJS
11 18 (14.88%) JSON
12 15 (12.40%) Laravel
13 14 (11.57%) ELK Stack
13 14 (11.57%) LEMP Stack
14 11 (9.09%) Apache Camel
14 11 (9.09%) Spring Boot
14 11 (9.09%) Swagger
15 10 (8.26%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) User Experience
2 6 (4.96%) e-Learning
3 4 (3.31%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.31%) Video on Demand
4 3 (2.48%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.65%) Fintech
5 2 (1.65%) Social Media
6 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.83%) iPad
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) Social Network
6 1 (0.83%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.97%) Linux
2 2 (1.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (47.93%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.93%) OO
3 30 (24.79%) MVC
4 26 (21.49%) E-Commerce
5 23 (19.01%) TDD
6 22 (18.18%) OO PHP
6 22 (18.18%) Web Development
7 21 (17.36%) BDD
7 21 (17.36%) Microservices
7 21 (17.36%) Open Source
7 21 (17.36%) Scrum
8 16 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (13.22%) OOP
9 14 (11.57%) Configuration Management
9 14 (11.57%) DevOps
9 14 (11.57%) Process Architecture
9 14 (11.57%) Regression Testing
10 12 (9.92%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (8.26%) Refactoring
12 7 (5.79%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 121 (100.00%) PHP
2 53 (43.80%) JavaScript
3 16 (13.22%) Python
4 15 (12.40%) Java
4 15 (12.40%) Ruby
5 8 (6.61%) PHP 5
6 6 (4.96%) SQL
7 2 (1.65%) C
8 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.83%) C++
8 1 (0.83%) Go
8 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (14.88%) SC Cleared
1 18 (14.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (10.74%) Docker
2 3 (2.48%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (11.57%) Grafana
1 14 (11.57%) Kibana
1 14 (11.57%) logstash
1 14 (11.57%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (11.57%) Puppet
1 14 (11.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (11.57%) Rackspace
2 5 (4.13%) Oracle
3 4 (3.31%) SAP
4 3 (2.48%) Google
5 2 (1.65%) Samsung
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore