The table below looks at the statistics for Zend Framework skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend Framework over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend Framework
Rank 583 635 540
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -95
Contract jobs citing Zend Framework 66 35 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.060% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.21% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 29 81
Median daily rate £390 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £216 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £288 £400
% change year-on-year
+32.17% -28.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16252 16367 15677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.72% 28.23% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11254 11273 10177
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 306 180
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £17.33 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Zend Framework
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Zend Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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
England +57 66 £390 +35.65% 18
East Midlands +20 29 £425 +40.49% 1
Nottinghamshire - 27 £425 -
Nottingham - 27 £425 -
London 0 20 £400 +39.13% 7
Hertfordshire - 6 £350 -
City of London - 6 £370 - 3
East of England - 6 £350 -
South West - 4 £300 - 2
Cheltenham - 3 £325 - 1
North West - 3 £333 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £325 - 1
South East +16 2 £375 +36.36% 3
Cheshire - 2 £333 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £375 - 1
Yorkshire +11 1 £325 +3.91% 1
North Yorkshire +2 1 £325 +3.91% 1
West Midlands - 1 £550 - 3
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Kidlington - 1 £375 -
Bristol - 1 £275 -
Borehamwood - 1 £300 -
Birmingham - 1 £550 -

Zend Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Zend Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Zend Framework.

1 98 (100.00%) Zend
2 96 (97.96%) PHP
3 73 (74.49%) HTML
4 72 (73.47%) CSS
5 67 (68.37%) JavaScript
6 62 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (47.96%) OO
8 44 (44.90%) BDD
9 43 (43.88%) MVC
10 41 (41.84%) jQuery
11 39 (39.80%) MySQL
12 36 (36.73%) Git (software)
12 36 (36.73%) CSS3
13 32 (32.65%) HTML5
14 31 (31.63%) Behat
14 31 (31.63%) Jenkins
15 30 (30.61%) Web Development
16 29 (29.59%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (28.57%) Cucumber
17 28 (28.57%) Front End Development
18 26 (26.53%) OO PHP
18 26 (26.53%) OOP
19 25 (25.51%) Web Services
19 25 (25.51%) WebDriver
20 24 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
20 24 (24.49%) TDD
20 24 (24.49%) Linux
20 24 (24.49%) Docker
21 23 (23.47%) Elasticsearch
22 21 (21.43%) LAMP

Zend Framework
Top Related IT Skills 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 23 (23.47%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (16.33%) Confluence
3 11 (11.22%) CMS
4 10 (10.20%) Apache
5 9 (9.18%) WordPress
6 2 (2.04%) Drupal
7 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Magento
2 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) GitHub
2 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) HTTP
2 7 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (1.02%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (39.80%) MySQL
2 18 (18.37%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.18%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.08%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (36.73%) Git (software)
2 31 (31.63%) Jenkins
3 28 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 25 (25.51%) WebDriver
5 20 (20.41%) gulp
6 19 (19.39%) Grunt
7 17 (17.35%) JIRA
8 13 (13.27%) Protractor
9 12 (12.24%) Subversion
10 10 (10.20%) Jasmine
11 9 (9.18%) PHPUnit
12 4 (4.08%) Mercurial
12 4 (4.08%) Mocha
13 3 (3.06%) Vagrant
14 2 (2.04%) PhpStorm
15 1 (1.02%) Babel
15 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
15 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
15 1 (1.02%) webpack
15 1 (1.02%) Xdebug
General
1 10 (10.20%) Marketing
2 4 (4.08%) Finance
3 2 (2.04%) Games
3 2 (2.04%) Retail
3 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.02%) Electronics
4 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 93 (94.90%) Developer
2 60 (61.22%) PHP Developer
3 25 (25.51%) Senior Developer
4 21 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 19 (19.39%) PHP Zend Developer
6 13 (13.27%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 9 (9.18%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (9.18%) LAMP Developer
7 9 (9.18%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (9.18%) Web Developer
8 8 (8.16%) Senior PHP Developer
9 7 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 6 (6.12%) WordPress Developer
11 5 (5.10%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (5.10%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (5.10%) HTML Developer
11 5 (5.10%) MySQL Developer
11 5 (5.10%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 4 (4.08%) Digital Developer
12 4 (4.08%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (74.49%) HTML
2 72 (73.47%) CSS
3 41 (41.84%) jQuery
4 36 (36.73%) CSS3
5 32 (32.65%) HTML5
6 31 (31.63%) Behat
7 25 (25.51%) Web Services
8 21 (21.43%) LAMP
9 17 (17.35%) AngularJS
10 16 (16.33%) Twig
11 15 (15.31%) XML
12 14 (14.29%) LESS
13 13 (13.27%) Doctrine
13 13 (13.27%) Gherkin
14 10 (10.20%) Symfony
15 8 (8.16%) RESTful
15 8 (8.16%) Sass
15 8 (8.16%) SOAP
16 6 (6.12%) RequireJS
17 4 (4.08%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) User Experience
2 8 (8.16%) Visualisation
3 7 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 5 (5.10%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.04%) Fintech
6 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.02%) Blog
6 1 (1.02%) iPad
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.49%) Linux
2 12 (12.24%) Unix
3 11 (11.22%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.06%) CentOS
5 2 (2.04%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (47.96%) OO
3 44 (44.90%) BDD
4 43 (43.88%) MVC
5 30 (30.61%) Web Development
6 29 (29.59%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (28.57%) Front End Development
8 26 (26.53%) OO PHP
8 26 (26.53%) OOP
9 24 (24.49%) TDD
9 24 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (21.43%) Open Source
11 19 (19.39%) Responsive Web Design
12 17 (17.35%) Case Management
13 15 (15.31%) E-Commerce
14 11 (11.22%) Service Design
15 9 (9.18%) Kanban
15 9 (9.18%) Line Management
16 8 (8.16%) Scrum
17 7 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 96 (97.96%) PHP
2 67 (68.37%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.37%) SQL
4 9 (9.18%) Java
5 6 (6.12%) PHP 5
6 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.06%) Ruby
8 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.06%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (3.06%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.04%) Degree
3 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.35%) WAI
2 3 (3.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 24 (24.49%) Docker
2 1 (1.02%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Cacti
1 1 (1.02%) CFEngine
1 1 (1.02%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.02%) Nagios
1 1 (1.02%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 98 (100.00%) Zend
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle
3 4 (4.08%) RedDot
4 1 (1.02%) Dell
4 1 (1.02%) HP
4 1 (1.02%) SAP
4 1 (1.02%) VMware