The first table below looks at the demand for Zend Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend Framework over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend Framework
Rank 112 108 128
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Contract jobs citing Zend Framework 27 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.89% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.26% 0.96% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £245 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £281 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £285 £270
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
829 522 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.34% 24.27% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 363 343
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Zend Framework
England

Zend Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Zend Framework across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Zend Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Zend Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Zend Framework across the South West region.

Zend Framework Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Zend Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Zend Framework across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Zend Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Zend Framework
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend Framework within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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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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
Bristol +3 26 £375 +36.36% 1
Dorset - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Zend Framework
England

Zend Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Zend Framework 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 Framework.

1 55 (100.00%) PHP
1 55 (100.00%) Zend
2 46 (83.64%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (52.73%) HTML
3 29 (52.73%) PHP5
4 28 (50.91%) jQuery
5 22 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 22 (40.00%) MySQL
6 21 (38.18%) HTML5
7 20 (36.36%) Apache
8 19 (34.55%) CentOS
8 19 (34.55%) PHPUnit
9 16 (29.09%) Linux
10 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (25.45%) CSS
12 8 (14.55%) Refactoring
12 8 (14.55%) Automated Testing
12 8 (14.55%) OO
13 7 (12.73%) FitNesse
14 6 (10.91%) Time Management
14 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
15 5 (9.09%) MVC
15 5 (9.09%) Node.js
15 5 (9.09%) Digital Media
15 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
16 4 (7.27%) Symfony
16 4 (7.27%) Web Development
16 4 (7.27%) Open Source
16 4 (7.27%) Scrum

Zend Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Zend Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (36.36%) Apache
2 5 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.82%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.82%) Redis
2 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) PHPUnit
2 7 (12.73%) FitNesse
3 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.64%) PhpStorm
5 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Electronics
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (89.09%) Developer
1 49 (89.09%) PHP Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Web Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Senior Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Designer
3 9 (16.36%) PHP Web Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Senior PHP Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Architect
4 6 (10.91%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Software Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Architect
6 1 (1.82%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (52.73%) HTML
2 28 (50.91%) jQuery
3 21 (38.18%) HTML5
4 14 (25.45%) CSS
5 4 (7.27%) Symfony
6 2 (3.64%) Backbone.js
6 2 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.82%) LAMP
7 1 (1.82%) REST
7 1 (1.82%) CSS3
7 1 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.27%) Open Source
3 1 (1.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) CentOS
2 16 (29.09%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Debian
3 1 (1.82%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (83.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (14.55%) Refactoring
4 8 (14.55%) Automated Testing
4 8 (14.55%) OO
5 6 (10.91%) Time Management
6 5 (9.09%) MVC
6 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.27%) Web Development
7 4 (7.27%) Scrum
7 4 (7.27%) TDD
7 4 (7.27%) OOP
8 1 (1.82%) SOA
8 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.82%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.82%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 29 (52.73%) PHP5
3 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.64%) SQL
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Zend
2 1 (1.82%) SAP
2 1 (1.82%) Red Hat