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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 228 252 277
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +25
Contract jobs citing Zend 202 192 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.76% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 1.65% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 144 97
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £285 £280
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 £16.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-40.62% -36.00%
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England

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
11240 11609 11761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.89% 46.19% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7272 7557 7142
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 256 334
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Zend across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
City of London +25 35 £360 -0.68% 15
Hammersmith - 2 £450 -
Croydon - 1 - - 1
Isleworth - 1 £378 -
West Drayton - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Clapham - - - - 1
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Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 322 (97.87%) PHP
2 175 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (50.76%) MySQL
4 163 (49.54%) HTML
5 156 (47.42%) JavaScript
6 150 (45.59%) CSS
7 130 (39.51%) MVC
8 124 (37.69%) Symfony
9 116 (35.26%) OO
10 99 (30.09%) TDD
11 95 (28.88%) jQuery
12 94 (28.57%) Git (software)
13 81 (24.62%) Zend Framework
14 74 (22.49%) Linux
15 72 (21.88%) OO PHP
16 70 (21.28%) PHP5
17 68 (20.67%) HTML5
18 63 (19.15%) CodeIgniter
19 61 (18.54%) LAMP
20 55 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
21 53 (16.11%) BDD
22 52 (15.81%) Java
23 51 (15.50%) E-Commerce
24 49 (14.89%) OOP
24 49 (14.89%) Scrum
25 48 (14.59%) Apache
26 46 (13.98%) Subversion
27 43 (13.07%) Laravel
28 41 (12.46%) Jenkins
29 40 (12.16%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 48 (14.59%) Apache
2 29 (8.81%) Drupal
3 19 (5.78%) WordPress
4 15 (4.56%) Tomcat
4 15 (4.56%) Apache Solr
5 13 (3.95%) CMS
6 8 (2.43%) Node.js
7 7 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.22%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.91%) Moodle
10 2 (0.61%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.30%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 4 (1.22%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.30%) InDesign
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 22 (6.69%) Magento
2 5 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.61%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.34%) GitHub
3 6 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.82%) HTTP
2 4 (1.22%) SSH
2 4 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.61%) VoIP
4 1 (0.30%) SAN
4 1 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.30%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (50.76%) MySQL
2 31 (9.42%) NoSQL
3 21 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 14 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.95%) Redis
6 9 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.91%) SQL Server
8 3 (0.91%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.30%) Riak
10 1 (0.30%) SQLite
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.30%) BigTable
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.30%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 94 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 46 (13.98%) Subversion
3 41 (12.46%) Jenkins
4 36 (10.94%) PHPUnit
5 19 (5.78%) Cucumber
6 17 (5.17%) JIRA
7 16 (4.86%) Selenium
8 15 (4.56%) Behat
9 13 (3.95%) Mercurial
10 8 (2.43%) FogBugz
10 8 (2.43%) Trac
10 8 (2.43%) Redmine
10 8 (2.43%) JUnit
10 8 (2.43%) Maven
11 7 (2.13%) Hudson
12 2 (0.61%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.61%) NetBeans
13 1 (0.30%) Ant
13 1 (0.30%) DbUnit
13 1 (0.30%) Mocha
General
1 29 (8.81%) Finance
2 20 (6.08%) Marketing
3 10 (3.04%) Games
4 7 (2.13%) Banking
4 7 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.82%) Advertising
5 6 (1.82%) Back Office
6 5 (1.52%) Publishing
6 5 (1.52%) Billing
7 2 (0.61%) Retail
7 2 (0.61%) Automotive
7 2 (0.61%) Front Office
8 1 (0.30%) Electronics
8 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 301 (91.49%) Developer
2 220 (66.87%) PHP Developer
3 43 (13.07%) PHP Zend Developer
4 39 (11.85%) Senior Developer
5 37 (11.25%) Web Developer
6 26 (7.90%) Senior PHP Developer
7 24 (7.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 20 (6.08%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 15 (4.56%) Magento Developer
10 14 (4.26%) LAMP Developer
10 14 (4.26%) Front-End Developer
11 13 (3.95%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 13 (3.95%) Drupal Developer
12 12 (3.65%) Java Developer
13 10 (3.04%) Designer
14 9 (2.74%) Programmer
14 9 (2.74%) PHP Web Developer
14 9 (2.74%) PHP Programmer
15 7 (2.13%) Senior Web Developer
15 7 (2.13%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (49.54%) HTML
2 150 (45.59%) CSS
3 124 (37.69%) Symfony
4 95 (28.88%) jQuery
5 81 (24.62%) Zend Framework
6 68 (20.67%) HTML5
7 63 (19.15%) CodeIgniter
8 61 (18.54%) LAMP
9 43 (13.07%) Laravel
10 40 (12.16%) Web Services
11 39 (11.85%) RESTful
12 38 (11.55%) CSS3
13 27 (8.21%) AngularJS
14 26 (7.90%) CakePHP
15 25 (7.60%) JSON
16 24 (7.29%) Yii
17 22 (6.69%) Ajax
18 21 (6.38%) XML
19 20 (6.08%) Backbone.js
20 16 (4.86%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.12%) Open Source
2 10 (3.04%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.74%) User Experience
4 8 (2.43%) Social Media
5 7 (2.13%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.52%) Replication
7 4 (1.22%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.22%) W3C
8 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.61%) Blog
9 1 (0.30%) BBC
9 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.30%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.30%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.30%) New Media
9 1 (0.30%) Social Network
9 1 (0.30%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.30%) Animation
9 1 (0.30%) Online Games
9 1 (0.30%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 74 (22.49%) Linux
2 27 (8.21%) UNIX
3 8 (2.43%) CentOS
4 7 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 6 (1.82%) Windows
6 3 (0.91%) Android
7 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.30%) Debian
8 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (39.51%) MVC
3 116 (35.26%) OO
4 99 (30.09%) TDD
5 72 (21.88%) OO PHP
6 55 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (16.11%) BDD
8 51 (15.50%) E-Commerce
9 49 (14.89%) OOP
9 49 (14.89%) Scrum
10 35 (10.64%) Unit Testing
11 25 (7.60%) Web Development
12 17 (5.17%) Software Engineering
13 16 (4.86%) Project Management
14 15 (4.56%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (3.34%) SOA
15 11 (3.34%) Release Management
15 11 (3.34%) Mentoring
16 8 (2.43%) Integration Testing
16 8 (2.43%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 322 (97.87%) PHP
2 156 (47.42%) JavaScript
3 70 (21.28%) PHP5
4 52 (15.81%) Java
5 31 (9.42%) SQL
6 25 (7.60%) Python
7 13 (3.95%) Ruby
8 11 (3.34%) Perl
9 10 (3.04%) C
10 8 (2.43%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.13%) Scala
12 6 (1.82%) Golang
12 6 (1.82%) C++
13 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.30%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 15 (4.56%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.26%) Degree
3 13 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) HND
4 1 (0.30%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.82%) Varnish
2 5 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.30%) Samba
3 1 (0.30%) NFS
3 1 (0.30%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (1.82%) Capistrano
2 3 (0.91%) Puppet
3 2 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.30%) OpenIDM
4 1 (0.30%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 16 (4.86%) Salesforce.com
1 16 (4.86%) Facebook
2 8 (2.43%) Oracle
3 7 (2.13%) Google
3 7 (2.13%) Twitter
4 5 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.61%) Akamai
5 2 (0.61%) Adobe
6 1 (0.30%) JBoss
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.30%) HP
6 1 (0.30%) Intel
6 1 (0.30%) ExactTarget
6 1 (0.30%) ForgeRock
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