The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 228 220 215
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Zend 26 20 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.47% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 16
Average daily rate
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£288 £300 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £236 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.50
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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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4322 4234 4096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.32% 47.29% 50.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2327 2139 2035
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 251 323
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Zend
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 across the South East region.

Zend Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Zend
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Zend across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Zend Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Zend
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 across the South East region.

Zend Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Zend
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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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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
Buckinghamshire +6 6 £225 -28.00% 2
Surrey +9 5 £313 -3.84% 5
Hampshire -3 4 £338 +12.50% 12
East Sussex -12 3 £245 -15.51% 3
Kent - 3 £500 -
Berkshire -7 2 £300 +37.93%
West Sussex -21 2 - - 2
Oxfordshire -21 1 £275 - 2
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (79.41%) MySQL
3 25 (73.53%) MVC
4 20 (58.82%) HTML
5 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 18 (52.94%) CSS
6 17 (50.00%) OOP
7 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (44.12%) Symfony
9 14 (41.18%) jQuery
10 9 (26.47%) PHP5
10 9 (26.47%) Zend Framework
10 9 (26.47%) LAMP
11 8 (23.53%) OO
11 8 (23.53%) HTML5
12 7 (20.59%) Linux
12 7 (20.59%) SQL
13 6 (17.65%) Apache
13 6 (17.65%) Scrum
13 6 (17.65%) Web Development
13 6 (17.65%) CSS3
13 6 (17.65%) Doctrine
14 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (14.71%) OO PHP
14 5 (14.71%) WordPress
14 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
15 4 (11.76%) Open Source
15 4 (11.76%) Marketing
15 4 (11.76%) TDD
15 4 (11.76%) Subversion

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (17.65%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) WordPress
3 3 (8.82%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) GitHub
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) PBX
1 1 (2.94%) VoIP
1 1 (2.94%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (79.41%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Hudson
4 1 (2.94%) Bower
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) Grunt
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 28 (82.35%) PHP Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (5.88%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (5.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (2.94%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Magento Developer
6 1 (2.94%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (2.94%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) HTML
2 18 (52.94%) CSS
3 15 (44.12%) Symfony
4 14 (41.18%) jQuery
5 9 (26.47%) Zend Framework
5 9 (26.47%) LAMP
6 8 (23.53%) HTML5
7 6 (17.65%) CSS3
7 6 (17.65%) Doctrine
8 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
9 3 (8.82%) CakePHP
9 3 (8.82%) Yii
10 2 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (5.88%) Flash
10 2 (5.88%) Laravel
11 1 (2.94%) Sass
11 1 (2.94%) LESS
11 1 (2.94%) SOAP
11 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Open Source
2 3 (8.82%) Replication
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) MVC
2 17 (50.00%) OOP
3 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) OO
5 6 (17.65%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) Web Development
6 5 (14.71%) OO PHP
7 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (8.82%) SOA
9 2 (5.88%) Web Accessibility
9 2 (5.88%) Web Design
9 2 (5.88%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.94%) Document Management
10 1 (2.94%) CRM
10 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.94%) Project Management
10 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) PHP5
4 7 (20.59%) SQL
5 2 (5.88%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) Twitter
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