The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 139 145 76
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -69
Contract jobs citing Zend 2 3 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.070% 0.090% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.22% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 66
Median daily rate - £270 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
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
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1211 1382 1299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.58% 41.28% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 851 814
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £189 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £512 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 92 65
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.87 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Zend as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Zend
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 across the South West region.

Zend Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Zend
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Zend Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Zend
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bristol -3 1 - - 2
Dorset - 1 - - 3
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 West region with a requirement for Zend.

1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Laravel
4 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Sencha
4 2 (28.57%) Ext JS
4 2 (28.57%) LAMP
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Symfony
4 2 (28.57%) Zend Framework
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) React
5 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
5 1 (14.29%) Global Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) RSS
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) ERP

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Extranet
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
2 2 (28.57%) Ext JS
2 2 (28.57%) LAMP
2 2 (28.57%) Laravel
2 2 (28.57%) React
2 2 (28.57%) Symfony
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) Zend Framework
3 1 (14.29%) CakePHP
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Kendo UI
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) RSS
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blog
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Global Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Sencha
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP