The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 31 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Zend Technologies Ltd.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 90 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Zend 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.55% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 1.10% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £286
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
- -57.30%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
703 638 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 48.75% 49.96% 52.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 347 393
Average daily rate £368 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 31 38
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.50 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Zend across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Zend
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Zend across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Zend Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Zend 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.

1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Apache
4 5 (55.56%) LAMP
4 5 (55.56%) Symfony
5 4 (44.44%) OOP
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) CSS3
6 3 (33.33%) Yii
6 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (33.33%) User Experience
6 3 (33.33%) Marketing
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) CakePHP
7 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (22.22%) WordPress
7 2 (22.22%) Zend Framework
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) OO
7 2 (22.22%) Flash
7 2 (22.22%) Laravel
8 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (11.11%) Doctrine
8 1 (11.11%) gulp
8 1 (11.11%) GitHub

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Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Zend 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) WordPress
3 1 (11.11%) Confluence
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Grunt
1 1 (11.11%) gulp
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) PHP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Magento Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) LAMP
2 5 (55.56%) Symfony
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) CakePHP
4 3 (33.33%) Yii
5 2 (22.22%) Flash
5 2 (22.22%) Zend Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Laravel
6 1 (11.11%) Sass
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (11.11%) Doctrine
6 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
6 1 (11.11%) Memcached
6 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) OOP
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) SEO
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Python