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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Zend
England / South East
Rank 228 240 248
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Contract jobs citing Zend 10 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 10
Median daily rate £325 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.50 -

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
3621 3917 4481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.89% 47.21% 48.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2074 2172 2345
Median daily rate £410 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £229 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 212 214
Median hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +115.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.46 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Zend as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire +4 9 £325 +16.07% 3
Kent - 1 £250 -
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Zend.

1 27 (100.00%) PHP
1 27 (100.00%) MySQL
2 24 (88.89%) Symfony
2 24 (88.89%) Laravel
3 21 (77.78%) Web Development
3 21 (77.78%) MVC
3 21 (77.78%) Yii
4 20 (74.07%) Git (software)
4 20 (74.07%) Relational Database
4 20 (74.07%) LAMP
4 20 (74.07%) Apache
4 20 (74.07%) Linux
5 18 (66.67%) OO
5 18 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (66.67%) Subversion
5 18 (66.67%) Redis
5 18 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 18 (66.67%) nginx
5 18 (66.67%) Mercurial
5 18 (66.67%) CouchDB
5 18 (66.67%) Memcached
5 18 (66.67%) MongoDB
5 18 (66.67%) NoSQL
5 18 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
5 18 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
6 17 (62.96%) Node.js
6 17 (62.96%) AngularJS
7 14 (51.85%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (51.85%) Performance Tuning

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 20 (74.07%) Apache
2 18 (66.67%) nginx
3 2 (7.41%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) MySQL
2 20 (74.07%) Relational Database
3 18 (66.67%) CouchDB
3 18 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 18 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 18 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (66.67%) Redis
4 2 (7.41%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) Git (software)
2 18 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 18 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 18 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 23 (85.19%) PHP Developer
3 13 (48.15%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Symfony Developer
4 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce Developer
4 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 7 (25.93%) PHP Zend Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (7.41%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Magento Developer
8 1 (3.70%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.70%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 1 (3.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) Laravel
1 24 (88.89%) Symfony
2 21 (77.78%) Yii
3 20 (74.07%) LAMP
4 18 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
4 18 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
4 18 (66.67%) Memcached
5 17 (62.96%) AngularJS
5 17 (62.96%) Node.js
6 4 (14.81%) CSS
6 4 (14.81%) HTML
7 2 (7.41%) CSS3
7 2 (7.41%) HTML5
7 2 (7.41%) jQuery
7 2 (7.41%) Zend Framework
8 1 (3.70%) RESTful
8 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) MVC
1 21 (77.78%) Web Development
2 18 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (66.67%) OO
3 14 (51.85%) Configuration Management
3 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
3 14 (51.85%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (51.85%) Refactoring
3 14 (51.85%) Release Management
3 14 (51.85%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) API Development
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Systems Management
1 14 (51.85%) Ansible
1 14 (51.85%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (51.85%) Puppet