The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend Framework
Rank 122 121 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Zend Framework 23 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.72% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.96% 1.00% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 5
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£438 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.59% +7.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+19.40% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Zend Framework
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
777 602 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.46% 24.20% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 388 409
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 28
Average hourly rate £36.40 £31.92 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -11.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £19.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £44.10 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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
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 27 January 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
Bristol +4 23 £438 +30.59% 1
Cornwall - - - -
Somerset - - - - 2
Wiltshire - - - - 2
Zend Framework
England

Zend Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) PHP
1 62 (100.00%) Zend
2 59 (95.16%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (95.16%) MySQL
3 58 (93.55%) Linux
3 58 (93.55%) Apache
3 58 (93.55%) HTML
3 58 (93.55%) JavaScript
3 58 (93.55%) jQuery
3 58 (93.55%) CentOS
3 58 (93.55%) PHPUnit
3 58 (93.55%) HTML5
3 58 (93.55%) Doctrine
4 57 (91.94%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (69.35%) Software Engineering
6 42 (67.74%) Git (software)
7 36 (58.06%) Automated Testing
7 36 (58.06%) Refactoring
8 34 (54.84%) Mentoring
9 33 (53.23%) Finance
10 11 (17.74%) Java
10 11 (17.74%) SQL
11 3 (4.84%) .NET
11 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
12 2 (3.23%) TDD
12 2 (3.23%) Open Source
12 2 (3.23%) Migration
12 2 (3.23%) LAMP
13 1 (1.61%) Intranet
13 1 (1.61%) PHP5

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 58 (93.55%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (95.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 58 (93.55%) PHPUnit
2 42 (67.74%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (53.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (75.81%) PHP Developer
1 47 (75.81%) Developer
2 26 (41.94%) PHP Zend Developer
3 21 (33.87%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Designer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.23%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (3.23%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (1.61%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (93.55%) HTML
1 58 (93.55%) jQuery
1 58 (93.55%) HTML5
1 58 (93.55%) Doctrine
2 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 58 (93.55%) Linux
1 58 (93.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (95.16%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (91.94%) Continuous Integration
3 43 (69.35%) Software Engineering
4 36 (58.06%) Automated Testing
4 36 (58.06%) Refactoring
5 34 (54.84%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.23%) TDD
6 2 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) PHP
2 58 (93.55%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.74%) Java
3 11 (17.74%) SQL
4 1 (1.61%) PHP5
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Zend