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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 329 284 257
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -27
Contract jobs citing Zend 77 125 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.54% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 1.21% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 96 131
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £401
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 - £9.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- -66.66%
Zend
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
10276 10356 10605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.65% 44.56% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6788 6624 6652
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 210 303
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 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
City of London -19 13 £375 - 10
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 138 (98.57%) PHP
2 93 (66.43%) JavaScript
3 91 (65.00%) HTML
4 82 (58.57%) CSS
5 77 (55.00%) MySQL
6 75 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (45.71%) OO
8 63 (45.00%) Symfony
9 60 (42.86%) MVC
10 54 (38.57%) OO PHP
11 44 (31.43%) jQuery
12 40 (28.57%) Laravel
13 39 (27.86%) HTML5
13 39 (27.86%) LAMP
14 38 (27.14%) TDD
15 35 (25.00%) Git (software)
16 31 (22.14%) PHP5
17 26 (18.57%) Zend Framework
18 24 (17.14%) Scrum
18 24 (17.14%) CSS3
19 22 (15.71%) Web Services
20 21 (15.00%) Apache
20 21 (15.00%) Linux
21 18 (12.86%) Subversion
21 18 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
22 17 (12.14%) CodeIgniter
23 15 (10.71%) E-Commerce
23 15 (10.71%) SOAP
23 15 (10.71%) AngularJS
24 14 (10.00%) Selenium

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 21 (15.00%) Apache
2 10 (7.14%) Drupal
3 7 (5.00%) Node.js
4 5 (3.57%) WordPress
4 5 (3.57%) nginx
5 3 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.14%) CMS
5 3 (2.14%) Confluence
6 1 (0.71%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.71%) GitHub
3 6 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.57%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.43%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.71%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.71%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.71%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.86%) HTTP
2 2 (1.43%) SSL
2 2 (1.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.71%) Extranet
3 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (55.00%) MySQL
2 13 (9.29%) MongoDB
2 13 (9.29%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.29%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.57%) Redis
4 5 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.71%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (12.86%) Subversion
3 14 (10.00%) Selenium
4 11 (7.86%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.00%) JIRA
5 7 (5.00%) PHPUnit
6 6 (4.29%) Grunt
7 5 (3.57%) Hudson
8 3 (2.14%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.14%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.14%) Maven
8 3 (2.14%) Bower
9 2 (1.43%) GitLab
9 2 (1.43%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.43%) Redmine
9 2 (1.43%) FogBugz
9 2 (1.43%) Trac
10 1 (0.71%) Behat
10 1 (0.71%) Phing
10 1 (0.71%) Gradle
General
1 9 (6.43%) Finance
2 8 (5.71%) Marketing
3 5 (3.57%) Publishing
4 4 (2.86%) Advertising
5 2 (1.43%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 130 (92.86%) Developer
2 99 (70.71%) PHP Developer
3 21 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 19 (13.57%) Senior PHP Developer
4 19 (13.57%) PHP Zend Developer
5 9 (6.43%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 9 (6.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 8 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (5.71%) LAMP Developer
7 6 (4.29%) Drupal Developer
7 6 (4.29%) Web Developer
7 6 (4.29%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (3.57%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 3 (2.14%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.14%) Magento Developer
9 3 (2.14%) Systems Developer
10 2 (1.43%) Applications Developer
10 2 (1.43%) OO PHP Developer
10 2 (1.43%) AWS Developer
11 1 (0.71%) Senior Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (65.00%) HTML
2 82 (58.57%) CSS
3 63 (45.00%) Symfony
4 44 (31.43%) jQuery
5 40 (28.57%) Laravel
6 39 (27.86%) HTML5
6 39 (27.86%) LAMP
7 26 (18.57%) Zend Framework
8 24 (17.14%) CSS3
9 22 (15.71%) Web Services
10 17 (12.14%) CodeIgniter
11 15 (10.71%) SOAP
11 15 (10.71%) AngularJS
12 12 (8.57%) Doctrine
12 12 (8.57%) Yii
12 12 (8.57%) Ajax
13 10 (7.14%) REST
13 10 (7.14%) Sass
14 8 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.86%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.00%) User Experience
3 4 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.14%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.43%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.43%) Social Media
6 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.71%) Online Games
6 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.71%) W3C
6 1 (0.71%) Replication
6 1 (0.71%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.71%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.00%) Linux
2 7 (5.00%) UNIX
3 5 (3.57%) Windows
3 5 (3.57%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.14%) Android
4 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (45.71%) OO
3 60 (42.86%) MVC
4 54 (38.57%) OO PHP
5 38 (27.14%) TDD
6 24 (17.14%) Scrum
7 18 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (10.71%) E-Commerce
9 13 (9.29%) BDD
10 11 (7.86%) Unit Testing
10 11 (7.86%) OOP
11 8 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (5.00%) Open Source
13 6 (4.29%) Web Development
13 6 (4.29%) Pair Programming
14 5 (3.57%) Refactoring
14 5 (3.57%) API Integration
15 4 (2.86%) Automated Testing
15 4 (2.86%) SOA
15 4 (2.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (98.57%) PHP
2 93 (66.43%) JavaScript
3 31 (22.14%) PHP5
4 13 (9.29%) SQL
5 8 (5.71%) Python
6 6 (4.29%) Ruby
7 4 (2.86%) Java
7 4 (2.86%) C
8 3 (2.14%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.43%) C++
9 2 (1.43%) Perl
9 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.71%) Go
Qualifications
1 11 (7.86%) Degree
2 6 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Varnish
1 2 (1.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (7.14%) Puppet
2 8 (5.71%) Vagrant
3 6 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.43%) Salt
4 2 (1.43%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (2.86%) Oracle
1 4 (2.86%) Twitter
2 3 (2.14%) Google
2 3 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.43%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.43%) Facebook
3 2 (1.43%) WorldPay
4 1 (0.71%) PayPal
4 1 (0.71%) VMware
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