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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 344 268 288
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +20
Contract jobs citing Zend 61 147 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.63% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 1.43% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 113 77
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £423 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
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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
9952 10305 9887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.52% 44.24% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6451 6756 6218
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 214 271
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 12 £338 -6.25% 9
Croydon - 4 £375 -
Uxbridge +2 2 £400 +77.77%
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 119 (97.54%) PHP
2 85 (69.67%) HTML
3 79 (64.75%) JavaScript
4 76 (62.30%) CSS
5 65 (53.28%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (50.00%) MySQL
7 51 (41.80%) MVC
7 51 (41.80%) Symfony
8 42 (34.43%) OO
9 39 (31.97%) jQuery
9 39 (31.97%) HTML5
10 35 (28.69%) OO PHP
11 31 (25.41%) Git (software)
12 28 (22.95%) PHP5
13 27 (22.13%) TDD
13 27 (22.13%) Laravel
14 20 (16.39%) CSS3
14 20 (16.39%) Scrum
14 20 (16.39%) Zend Framework
15 18 (14.75%) LAMP
15 18 (14.75%) Linux
16 17 (13.93%) SQL
16 17 (13.93%) CodeIgniter
17 16 (13.11%) Web Services
17 16 (13.11%) Apache
17 16 (13.11%) Doctrine
18 15 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (11.48%) Subversion
19 14 (11.48%) SOAP
20 13 (10.66%) Ajax

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 16 (13.11%) Apache
2 10 (8.20%) Drupal
3 7 (5.74%) Node.js
4 6 (4.92%) WordPress
4 6 (4.92%) nginx
5 3 (2.46%) CMS
5 3 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.64%) Confluence
6 2 (1.64%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.10%) GitHub
3 2 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.82%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) HTTP
2 4 (3.28%) SSL
3 2 (1.64%) Internet
3 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (50.00%) MySQL
2 10 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.56%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.56%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.10%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.82%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (25.41%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.48%) Subversion
3 10 (8.20%) PHPUnit
4 6 (4.92%) Selenium
5 5 (4.10%) Maven
5 5 (4.10%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.10%) Grunt
5 5 (4.10%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.46%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.64%) CasperJS
7 2 (1.64%) GitLab
7 2 (1.64%) Bower
7 2 (1.64%) FogBugz
7 2 (1.64%) Trac
7 2 (1.64%) Redmine
7 2 (1.64%) Hudson
7 2 (1.64%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.64%) JIRA
8 1 (0.82%) Ant
8 1 (0.82%) Behat
General
1 9 (7.38%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Marketing
3 6 (4.92%) Advertising
4 4 (3.28%) Publishing
5 3 (2.46%) Games
6 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 110 (90.16%) Developer
2 86 (70.49%) PHP Developer
3 20 (16.39%) Senior Developer
4 18 (14.75%) Senior PHP Developer
5 16 (13.11%) PHP Zend Developer
6 11 (9.02%) Web Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Drupal Developer
8 5 (4.10%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (4.10%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 4 (3.28%) LAMP Developer
10 3 (2.46%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 3 (2.46%) Magento Developer
10 3 (2.46%) WordPress Developer
10 3 (2.46%) AWS Developer
10 3 (2.46%) Full Stack Developer
11 2 (1.64%) Designer
11 2 (1.64%) PHP Web Developer
11 2 (1.64%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 2 (1.64%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (1.64%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (69.67%) HTML
2 76 (62.30%) CSS
3 51 (41.80%) Symfony
4 39 (31.97%) jQuery
4 39 (31.97%) HTML5
5 27 (22.13%) Laravel
6 20 (16.39%) CSS3
6 20 (16.39%) Zend Framework
7 18 (14.75%) LAMP
8 17 (13.93%) CodeIgniter
9 16 (13.11%) Web Services
9 16 (13.11%) Doctrine
10 14 (11.48%) SOAP
11 13 (10.66%) Ajax
11 13 (10.66%) AngularJS
12 6 (4.92%) REST
12 6 (4.92%) Yii
12 6 (4.92%) RESTful
12 6 (4.92%) XML
13 5 (4.10%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.56%) Open Source
2 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.46%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.64%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.64%) User Experience
4 2 (1.64%) Social Media
4 2 (1.64%) Online Games
5 1 (0.82%) Replication
5 1 (0.82%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.82%) W3C
5 1 (0.82%) Blog
5 1 (0.82%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.75%) Linux
2 6 (4.92%) Windows
3 5 (4.10%) UNIX
4 3 (2.46%) CentOS
4 3 (2.46%) Android
4 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (53.28%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (41.80%) MVC
3 42 (34.43%) OO
4 35 (28.69%) OO PHP
5 27 (22.13%) TDD
6 20 (16.39%) Scrum
7 15 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (10.66%) BDD
9 12 (9.84%) OOP
10 7 (5.74%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (4.92%) Web Development
12 5 (4.10%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.10%) Unit Testing
12 5 (4.10%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (3.28%) Regression Testing
13 4 (3.28%) Configuration Management
14 3 (2.46%) SOA
14 3 (2.46%) Pair Programming
14 3 (2.46%) Web Design
14 3 (2.46%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 119 (97.54%) PHP
2 79 (64.75%) JavaScript
3 28 (22.95%) PHP5
4 17 (13.93%) SQL
5 9 (7.38%) Ruby
5 9 (7.38%) Java
6 8 (6.56%) Python
7 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.46%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.64%) C
9 1 (0.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (3.28%) Degree
2 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Varnish
1 1 (0.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (9.02%) Puppet
2 9 (7.38%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.74%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.64%) Salt
4 2 (1.64%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (2.46%) Oracle
2 2 (1.64%) Twitter
2 2 (1.64%) Rackspace
2 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
2 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.82%) VMware
3 1 (0.82%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.82%) Google
3 1 (0.82%) Facebook
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