The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 36 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Zend 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.33% 1.17% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 2.31% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
151 130 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 50.17% 50.58% 50.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 72 60
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £176 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 11
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% -34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Zend across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) Bower
3 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) Bower
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
3 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP