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 31 July 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.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 248 252 230
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Contract jobs citing Zend 14 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.53% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 13
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £9.50
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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
4287 4528 4311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.59% 47.49% 46.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2516 2558 2121
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 213 235
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £41.06 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +4.60%

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
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 31 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 6 £225 -
Hampshire +5 4 £300 -14.28% 3
Surrey -5 3 £401 +33.50%
Berkshire - 1 £300 - 4
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England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (62.07%) OO
3 16 (55.17%) MySQL
3 16 (55.17%) MVC
4 15 (51.72%) jQuery
4 15 (51.72%) CSS
5 14 (48.28%) HTML
6 12 (41.38%) Web Development
6 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
7 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (34.48%) TDD
8 10 (34.48%) LAMP
8 10 (34.48%) Zend Framework
8 10 (34.48%) Linux
8 10 (34.48%) HTML5
9 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
9 9 (31.03%) User Experience
9 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
10 8 (27.59%) SQL
10 8 (27.59%) Apache
10 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
10 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
10 8 (27.59%) Symfony
10 8 (27.59%) Subversion
10 8 (27.59%) BDD
11 7 (24.14%) Laravel
11 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
11 7 (24.14%) OOP
11 7 (24.14%) Oracle
12 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL

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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 8 (27.59%) Apache
2 5 (17.24%) nginx
3 4 (13.79%) Drupal
4 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
5 2 (6.90%) WordPress
6 1 (3.45%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
1 3 (10.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) MySQL
2 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
3 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
3 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (17.24%) CouchDB
4 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
4 5 (17.24%) Redis
5 3 (10.34%) Big Data
6 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 8 (27.59%) Subversion
3 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
3 6 (20.69%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.45%) PhpStorm
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (68.97%) PHP Developer
3 7 (24.14%) MySQL Developer
3 7 (24.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce Developer
4 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 5 (17.24%) PHP Zend Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (6.90%) LAMP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Magento Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) CSS
1 15 (51.72%) jQuery
2 14 (48.28%) HTML
3 10 (34.48%) HTML5
3 10 (34.48%) LAMP
3 10 (34.48%) Zend Framework
4 8 (27.59%) Symfony
5 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
5 7 (24.14%) Laravel
6 6 (20.69%) Ajax
7 5 (17.24%) LAPP Stack
7 5 (17.24%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (17.24%) Memcached
7 5 (17.24%) XML
7 5 (17.24%) Yii
8 4 (13.79%) SOAP
8 4 (13.79%) Web Services
9 3 (10.34%) JSON
9 3 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (10.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.90%) Internet of Things
3 2 (6.90%) Social Media
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) OO
2 16 (55.17%) MVC
3 12 (41.38%) Web Development
4 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (34.48%) TDD
6 8 (27.59%) BDD
6 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
6 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
7 7 (24.14%) OOP
8 6 (20.69%) Release Management
9 5 (17.24%) Analytics
9 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (17.24%) Refactoring
9 5 (17.24%) Web Application Development
10 3 (10.34%) CRM
10 3 (10.34%) Data Analytics
10 3 (10.34%) ERP
10 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
10 3 (10.34%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) PHP 5
5 1 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Firmware
1 2 (6.90%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Puppet
2 5 (17.24%) Ansible
2 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.34%) Nagios
3 3 (10.34%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Omniture