The table below looks at the statistics for Zend Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend Framework over the 3 months to 22 September 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend Framework
Rank 241 237 212
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Contract jobs citing Zend Framework 8 5 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.057% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.22% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 30
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +26.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £330 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+40.35% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 -
Zend Framework
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2233 2259 2485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.15% 25.96% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1289 1282 1236
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 60 83
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £17.13 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Zend Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Zend Framework across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Zend Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Zend Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Zend Framework Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Zend Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Zend Framework across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Zend Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Zend Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Zend Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Zend Framework
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend Framework within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Surrey +5 5 £425 - 1
Kent - 2 £225 -
Berkshire +8 1 £400 +14.28%
Hampshire - 1 £400 - 3
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Zend Framework
England

Zend Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Zend Framework 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 Framework.

1 14 (100.00%) PHP
1 14 (100.00%) Zend
2 13 (92.86%) MySQL
3 11 (78.57%) jQuery
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) PHPUnit
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
5 7 (50.00%) OO
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) Open Source
6 6 (42.86%) PHP5
6 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 6 (42.86%) OOP
6 6 (42.86%) Apache
6 6 (42.86%) HTML
7 5 (35.71%) Asterisk PBX
7 5 (35.71%) REST
8 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 4 (28.57%) BDD
8 4 (28.57%) Hudson
8 4 (28.57%) Mercurial
8 4 (28.57%) Selenium
8 4 (28.57%) Web Development
8 4 (28.57%) JIRA
8 4 (28.57%) TDD
8 4 (28.57%) Usability Testing
8 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 4 (28.57%) C
8 4 (28.57%) C++

Zend Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Zend Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) Joomla!
2 2 (14.29%) Drupal
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
2 2 (14.29%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (7.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (28.57%) PBX
2 4 (28.57%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) PHPUnit
2 4 (28.57%) Hudson
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Sublime Text
3 1 (7.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Web Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior PHP Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) jQuery
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) Laravel
5 1 (7.14%) Smarty
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) Symfony
5 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Debian
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) OOP
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) Usability Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) PHP5
4 4 (28.57%) C
4 4 (28.57%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Java
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Zend
2 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat