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 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 239 233 219
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Contract jobs citing Zend 20 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.43% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 14
Average daily rate
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£306 £300 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% +0.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £231 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £334 £350
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4642 4609 4037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.12% 47.63% 48.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2476 2303 1969
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 277 323
Average hourly rate £18.55 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Surrey +9 6 £319 -1.92% 6
Buckinghamshire - 4 £263 - 2
East Sussex - 3 £245 -
Berkshire -8 2 £300 -7.69%
Hampshire -15 2 £325 +8.33% 11
West Sussex -22 2 - - 2
Oxfordshire -17 1 £275 - 2
Kent - - - - 2
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 33 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (78.79%) MVC
3 24 (72.73%) MySQL
4 19 (57.58%) HTML
4 19 (57.58%) CSS
5 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
6 15 (45.45%) Symfony
7 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (33.33%) LAMP
8 11 (33.33%) OOP
8 11 (33.33%) OO
8 11 (33.33%) jQuery
9 10 (30.30%) HTML5
10 9 (27.27%) CSS3
10 9 (27.27%) Zend Framework
11 7 (21.21%) PHP5
11 7 (21.21%) Linux
11 7 (21.21%) Doctrine
12 6 (18.18%) PHPUnit
12 6 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (18.18%) Apache
13 5 (15.15%) SQL
13 5 (15.15%) Subversion
13 5 (15.15%) Marketing
13 5 (15.15%) Web Development
13 5 (15.15%) WordPress
13 5 (15.15%) OO PHP
14 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
14 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
14 4 (12.12%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (18.18%) Apache
2 5 (15.15%) WordPress
3 3 (9.09%) Node.js
3 3 (9.09%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) PBX
1 1 (3.03%) VoIP
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (3.03%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (72.73%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) PHPUnit
2 5 (15.15%) Subversion
3 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.03%) Grunt
5 1 (3.03%) Bower
5 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.03%) Hudson
5 1 (3.03%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) Zend Studio
General
1 5 (15.15%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Developer
2 28 (84.85%) PHP Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior PHP Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.09%) LAMP Developer
4 3 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (9.09%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Magento Developer
5 1 (3.03%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Programmer
5 1 (3.03%) Web Programmer
5 1 (3.03%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (3.03%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) HTML
1 19 (57.58%) CSS
2 15 (45.45%) Symfony
3 11 (33.33%) jQuery
3 11 (33.33%) LAMP
4 10 (30.30%) HTML5
5 9 (27.27%) Zend Framework
5 9 (27.27%) CSS3
6 7 (21.21%) Doctrine
7 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.12%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (9.09%) CakePHP
8 3 (9.09%) Yii
8 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.09%) Laravel
9 2 (6.06%) Ajax
9 2 (6.06%) REST
9 2 (6.06%) SOAP
9 2 (6.06%) Web Services
9 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Open Source
2 3 (9.09%) Replication
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) MVC
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) OOP
3 11 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (15.15%) OO PHP
5 5 (15.15%) Web Development
6 4 (12.12%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.09%) TDD
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (6.06%) Web Design
8 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.21%) PHP5
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) PHP4
5 2 (6.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) SAP
2 1 (3.03%) Twitter
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