The first table below looks at the demand for Zend Framework skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend Framework over the 3 months to 28 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.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend Framework
Rank 513 498 472
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -26
Contract jobs citing Zend Framework 91 67 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.47% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 45 87
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £408 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £285 £273
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15100 14239 14923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.62% 27.86% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9730 9049 9104
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 291 365
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%

Zend Framework
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Zend Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Zend Framework
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Zend Framework within the UK.

Zend Framework Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Zend Framework
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Zend Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Zend Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Zend Framework
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Zend Framework within the UK.

Zend Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Zend Framework
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +17 88 £363 +3.57% 32
London +21 47 £341 -2.50% 19
South West -8 27 £375 +36.36% 2
Bristol +5 26 £375 +36.36% 1
City of London +7 7 £338 -10.00% 3
South East -26 7 £375 - 3
Surrey -7 4 £425 - 1
East Midlands +1 2 £275 - 1
Yorkshire 0 2 £500 +42.85% 3
Kent - 2 £225 -
Leicestershire - 2 £275 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £325 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £325 -
Newbury - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Preston - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 2
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Swindon - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Goole - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Knutsford - - - -

Zend Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 186 (98.41%) Zend
2 181 (95.77%) PHP
3 108 (57.14%) HTML
4 104 (55.03%) MySQL
5 95 (50.26%) JavaScript
6 86 (45.50%) CSS
7 85 (44.97%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (44.97%) jQuery
8 67 (35.45%) PHP5
9 59 (31.22%) OO
10 58 (30.69%) HTML5
11 47 (24.87%) Apache
11 47 (24.87%) Linux
12 40 (21.16%) PHPUnit
13 38 (20.11%) MVC
14 37 (19.58%) OOP
15 34 (17.99%) Software Engineering
16 31 (16.40%) Web Services
17 30 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (13.76%) TDD
19 25 (13.23%) Web Development
19 25 (13.23%) Scrum
20 24 (12.70%) CentOS
21 23 (12.17%) Magento
21 23 (12.17%) Git (software)
22 22 (11.64%) Unit Testing
22 22 (11.64%) Open Source
22 22 (11.64%) Subversion
23 21 (11.11%) SQL
23 21 (11.11%) CSS3

Zend Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 47 (24.87%) Apache
2 13 (6.88%) CMS
3 10 (5.29%) Drupal
3 10 (5.29%) WordPress
3 10 (5.29%) Apache Solr
4 7 (3.70%) Node.js
5 5 (2.65%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.12%) nginx
6 4 (2.12%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.06%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.53%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.53%) Moodle
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.53%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 23 (12.17%) Magento
2 3 (1.59%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.59%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.53%) GitHub
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.65%) Internet
2 4 (2.12%) VoIP
2 4 (2.12%) HTTP
2 4 (2.12%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.59%) PBX
4 2 (1.06%) LDAP
4 2 (1.06%) Extranet
4 2 (1.06%) Intranet
5 1 (0.53%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.53%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (55.03%) MySQL
2 9 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 8 (4.23%) Redis
4 7 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.59%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.53%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 40 (21.16%) PHPUnit
2 23 (12.17%) Git (software)
3 22 (11.64%) Subversion
4 12 (6.35%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.29%) Selenium
6 7 (3.70%) FitNesse
7 6 (3.17%) Mercurial
8 5 (2.65%) Maven
8 5 (2.65%) JUnit
9 4 (2.12%) JIRA
9 4 (2.12%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.59%) Hudson
10 3 (1.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 3 (1.59%) Behat
10 3 (1.59%) Sublime Text
11 2 (1.06%) PhpStorm
12 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.53%) Grunt
12 1 (0.53%) Redmine
12 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (5.82%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.17%) Marketing
3 5 (2.65%) Games
4 4 (2.12%) German Language
5 3 (1.59%) Retail
5 3 (1.59%) Finance
5 3 (1.59%) Back Office
6 1 (0.53%) Electronics
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.53%) Billing
6 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.53%) French Language
Job Titles
1 176 (93.12%) Developer
2 139 (73.54%) PHP Developer
3 32 (16.93%) Web Developer
4 22 (11.64%) PHP Zend Developer
5 21 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
6 18 (9.52%) Software Engineer
7 17 (8.99%) Senior Developer
7 17 (8.99%) Magento Developer
8 13 (6.88%) Designer
9 12 (6.35%) Senior PHP Developer
10 11 (5.82%) Front-End Developer
11 9 (4.76%) Architect
12 7 (3.70%) PHP Symfony Developer
13 6 (3.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 6 (3.17%) Senior Software Engineer
14 5 (2.65%) LAMP Developer
14 5 (2.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 5 (2.65%) Senior Magento Developer
15 4 (2.12%) Drupal Developer
15 4 (2.12%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (57.14%) HTML
2 86 (45.50%) CSS
3 85 (44.97%) jQuery
4 58 (30.69%) HTML5
5 31 (16.40%) Web Services
6 21 (11.11%) CSS3
6 21 (11.11%) Symfony
7 19 (10.05%) LAMP
8 18 (9.52%) JSON
9 17 (8.99%) Ajax
10 13 (6.88%) RESTful
11 10 (5.29%) XML
12 9 (4.76%) REST
13 8 (4.23%) XHTML
14 6 (3.17%) SOAP
14 6 (3.17%) Spring
14 6 (3.17%) CakePHP
14 6 (3.17%) LESS
14 6 (3.17%) Backbone.js
14 6 (3.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.64%) Open Source
2 8 (4.23%) Replication
3 7 (3.70%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.12%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.12%) Social Network
5 2 (1.06%) W3C
5 2 (1.06%) DTV
5 2 (1.06%) BBC
5 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) New Media
6 1 (0.53%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.53%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.53%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 47 (24.87%) Linux
2 24 (12.70%) CentOS
3 8 (4.23%) UNIX
4 4 (2.12%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.59%) Debian
6 1 (0.53%) Fedora
6 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.53%) Android
6 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (44.97%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (31.22%) OO
3 38 (20.11%) MVC
4 37 (19.58%) OOP
5 34 (17.99%) Software Engineering
6 30 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (13.76%) TDD
8 25 (13.23%) Scrum
8 25 (13.23%) Web Development
9 22 (11.64%) Unit Testing
10 17 (8.99%) BDD
11 16 (8.47%) OO PHP
12 14 (7.41%) E-Commerce
13 12 (6.35%) Refactoring
14 11 (5.82%) Automated Testing
15 7 (3.70%) OOD
15 7 (3.70%) Time Management
16 6 (3.17%) SOA
17 5 (2.65%) OOA/OOD
17 5 (2.65%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (95.77%) PHP
2 95 (50.26%) JavaScript
3 67 (35.45%) PHP5
4 21 (11.11%) SQL
5 17 (8.99%) Java
6 6 (3.17%) C
7 4 (2.12%) Python
8 3 (1.59%) C++
8 3 (1.59%) Perl
8 3 (1.59%) Scala
8 3 (1.59%) Golang
8 3 (1.59%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (4.23%) Degree
2 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) NFS
1 1 (0.53%) Samba
1 1 (0.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) Capistrano
1 2 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 186 (98.41%) Zend
2 5 (2.65%) SAP
3 4 (2.12%) Twitter
3 4 (2.12%) Oracle
4 3 (1.59%) Rackspace
4 3 (1.59%) Sencha
4 3 (1.59%) Facebook
4 3 (1.59%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.53%) Google
5 1 (0.53%) Siebel
5 1 (0.53%) IBM
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe
5 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
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