The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 151 148 127
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Contract jobs citing Zend 13 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.10% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.22% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 10
Median daily rate £400 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -8.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £312 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1816 1784 1335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.22% 45.85% 42.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 862 642
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £650 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 114 108
Median hourly rate £18.35 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.85% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Zend
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Zend across the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Zend Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Zend
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Zend Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Zend
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -3 9 £400 +45.45% 4
Merseyside - 4 £308 - 1
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England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Zend.

1 15 (83.33%) PHP
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 12 (66.67%) HTML
4 11 (61.11%) CSS
5 10 (55.56%) Magento
6 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (50.00%) MVC
7 8 (44.44%) MySQL
7 8 (44.44%) Symfony
8 6 (33.33%) Front End Development
9 5 (27.78%) Web Development
9 5 (27.78%) HTML5
9 5 (27.78%) REST
9 5 (27.78%) CSS3
9 5 (27.78%) C#
9 5 (27.78%) Web Services
10 4 (22.22%) SOAP
10 4 (22.22%) Java
10 4 (22.22%) iPad
10 4 (22.22%) jQuery
11 3 (16.67%) Yii
11 3 (16.67%) Zend Framework
11 3 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
11 3 (16.67%) Laravel
11 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 3 (16.67%) Open Source
11 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 3 (16.67%) OOP
12 2 (11.11%) Python
12 2 (11.11%) CRM

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (11.11%) GeoServer
1 2 (11.11%) Node.js
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Magento
2 1 (5.56%) OpenCart
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) GIS
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) NetBeans
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) Xdebug
3 1 (5.56%) YouTrack
3 1 (5.56%) Zend Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Magento Developer
2 8 (44.44%) PHP Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) CSS
3 8 (44.44%) Symfony
4 5 (27.78%) CSS3
4 5 (27.78%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) REST
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) SOAP
6 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (16.67%) Laravel
6 3 (16.67%) Yii
6 3 (16.67%) Zend Framework
7 2 (11.11%) Ember.js
7 2 (11.11%) JSON
7 2 (11.11%) Leaflet
7 2 (11.11%) OpenLayers
7 2 (11.11%) PostGIS
7 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) iPad
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 5 (27.78%) Web Development
4 3 (16.67%) OOP
4 3 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) API Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) PHP
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) PHP 5
5 2 (11.11%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) ESRI
2 1 (5.56%) Facebook
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter
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