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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 245 257 224
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -33
Contract jobs citing Zend 18 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.41% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 19
Median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £245 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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
4178 4681 4274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.22% 48.17% 46.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2472 2668 2207
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 204 234
Median hourly rate £19.44 £19.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% +16.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 - 14 £375 - 2
Berkshire - 2 £350 - 3
Hampshire +1 1 £275 -21.42% 4
Surrey +1 1 £330 +1.53% 1
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England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 32 (100.00%) PHP
2 23 (71.88%) MySQL
3 21 (65.63%) Web Development
4 20 (62.50%) MVC
5 19 (59.38%) OO
6 16 (50.00%) Linux
6 16 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 16 (50.00%) Symfony
6 16 (50.00%) Relational Database
7 15 (46.88%) Laravel
7 15 (46.88%) Subversion
7 15 (46.88%) LAMP
8 14 (43.75%) Apache
9 13 (40.63%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (40.63%) Configuration Management
9 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
9 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
9 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
9 13 (40.63%) MongoDB
9 13 (40.63%) Yii
10 12 (37.50%) NoSQL
10 12 (37.50%) Mercurial
10 12 (37.50%) CouchDB
10 12 (37.50%) Memcached
10 12 (37.50%) Redis
10 12 (37.50%) LEMP Stack
10 12 (37.50%) LAPP Stack
10 12 (37.50%) nginx
10 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (34.38%) Release Management

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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 14 (43.75%) Apache
2 12 (37.50%) nginx
3 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (6.25%) Drupal
4 2 (6.25%) WordPress
5 1 (3.13%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon EMR
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Network Security
2 3 (9.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (71.88%) MySQL
2 16 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (40.63%) MongoDB
3 13 (40.63%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (37.50%) CouchDB
4 12 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 12 (37.50%) Redis
5 3 (9.38%) Big Data
5 3 (9.38%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Subversion
2 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
2 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
3 12 (37.50%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 23 (71.88%) PHP Developer
3 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce Developer
3 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 6 (18.75%) MySQL Developer
4 6 (18.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (15.63%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 5 (15.63%) PHP Zend Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Symfony Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Analytics Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Big Data Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Magento Developer
8 1 (3.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.13%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) Symfony
2 15 (46.88%) LAMP
2 15 (46.88%) Laravel
3 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
3 13 (40.63%) Yii
4 12 (37.50%) LAPP Stack
4 12 (37.50%) LEMP Stack
4 12 (37.50%) Memcached
5 10 (31.25%) jQuery
6 9 (28.13%) CSS
7 8 (25.00%) HTML
7 8 (25.00%) Zend Framework
8 7 (21.88%) Node.js
9 5 (15.63%) HTML5
10 4 (12.50%) Ajax
11 3 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (9.38%) SOAP
12 2 (6.25%) XML
13 1 (3.13%) XHTML
13 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) User Experience
2 4 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.25%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Web Development
2 20 (62.50%) MVC
3 19 (59.38%) OO
4 16 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 13 (40.63%) Configuration Management
6 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (34.38%) Release Management
8 10 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (31.25%) Refactoring
8 10 (31.25%) Web Application Development
9 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.75%) TDD
11 5 (15.63%) BDD
12 4 (12.50%) CRM
12 4 (12.50%) ERP
12 4 (12.50%) OOP
13 3 (9.38%) Analytics
13 3 (9.38%) Data Analytics
13 3 (9.38%) High Availability
13 3 (9.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) PHP 5
5 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) Puppet
2 10 (31.25%) Ansible
2 10 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.38%) Nagios
3 3 (9.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
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