The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing Zend 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 3.45% -
As % of the Vendors category - 7.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate
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- £285 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £286 £270
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 £22.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-57.30% -11.00%
Zend
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
134 111 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 38.73% 47.84% 49.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 69 49
Average daily rate £333 £305 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.01% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £378 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.30 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.62% +22.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Zend
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 August 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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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
Bath - - - - 1
Bridgwater - - - -
Zend
South West

Zend
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) Symfony
2 4 (80.00%) CodeIgniter
2 4 (80.00%) Drupal
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Spring

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Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (80.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Web Developer
2 4 (80.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 4 (80.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 4 (80.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Symfony
1 4 (80.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java