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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 239 262 228
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -34
Contract jobs citing Zend 17 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.064% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.13% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 11
Average daily rate £300 £350 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £365 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £388 £330
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 - -
Zend
England

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
4105 4482 3991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.82% 47.59% 47.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 2338 1943
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 216 236
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.47 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £44.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
East Sussex - 8 £313 -
Surrey -5 4 £350 - 2
Berkshire +6 3 £300 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £294 - 16
Oxfordshire - 2 £328 - 3
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (71.43%) CSS
3 13 (61.90%) MySQL
3 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) HTML
4 12 (57.14%) jQuery
5 10 (47.62%) OO
6 9 (42.86%) Web Services
6 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 8 (38.10%) Magento
7 8 (38.10%) XML
8 7 (33.33%) SOAP
8 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 7 (33.33%) MVC
8 7 (33.33%) Symfony
8 7 (33.33%) Laravel
9 6 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
9 6 (28.57%) Drupal
9 6 (28.57%) Ajax
10 5 (23.81%) Zend Framework
10 5 (23.81%) CMS
10 5 (23.81%) LAMP
10 5 (23.81%) Middleware
10 5 (23.81%) Project Management
10 5 (23.81%) PhpStorm
10 5 (23.81%) Mercurial
10 5 (23.81%) HTML5
11 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
11 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (19.05%) CSS3

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (28.57%) Drupal
2 5 (23.81%) CMS
3 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 3 (14.29%) WordPress
4 2 (9.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Solr
4 2 (9.52%) concrete5
4 2 (9.52%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (9.52%) Joomla!
4 2 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
5 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) 3ds Max
1 2 (9.52%) Acrobat
1 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (9.52%) GIMP
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Mercurial
2 5 (23.81%) PhpStorm
3 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.52%) Grunt
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) PHP Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Magento Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (9.52%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (9.52%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 2 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.76%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) HTML
3 12 (57.14%) jQuery
4 9 (42.86%) Web Services
5 8 (38.10%) XML
6 7 (33.33%) Laravel
6 7 (33.33%) SOAP
6 7 (33.33%) Symfony
7 6 (28.57%) Ajax
7 6 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
8 5 (23.81%) HTML5
8 5 (23.81%) LAMP
8 5 (23.81%) Middleware
8 5 (23.81%) Zend Framework
9 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
9 4 (19.05%) CSS3
9 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (14.29%) JSON
11 2 (9.52%) MooTools
11 2 (9.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Social Media
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Debian
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) OO
2 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 3 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Android Development
6 2 (9.52%) Content Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
6 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) Apple Swift
4 3 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) ActionScript
5 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) PHP 5
5 2 (9.52%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby
5 2 (9.52%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) PHP 4
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Adobe
1 2 (9.52%) Omniture
1 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
Hampshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £300 per day + DOE
Posted: 24 days ago