The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend Framework
Rank 496 511 457
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -54
Contract jobs citing Zend Framework 110 68 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.45% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 51 105
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £413 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £285 £275
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 -

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
15698 15095 15547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.76% 28.64% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9962 9698 9555
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 265 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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 +24 107 £375 +7.14% 29
London +43 66 £350 - 13
South West -17 26 £375 +31.57% 2
Bristol - 22 £375 - 1
City of London +19 8 £364 +1.74%
South East -14 8 £400 +23.07% 5
Surrey -1 5 £425 - 1
East Midlands +3 3 £273 - 1
Leicestershire - 3 £273 - 1
Kent - 2 £225 -
Hammersmith - 2 £450 -
Reading +9 1 £400 -
Berkshire +8 1 £400 +23.07%
Hampshire - 1 £400 - 2
Newbury - 1 £400 -
Basingstoke - 1 £400 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £350 -
South Wales - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Lancashire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
Merseyside - - - - 1
North East - - - - 1
North West - - - - 4
Hemel Hempstead - - - -

Zend Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 189 (98.95%) Zend
2 186 (97.38%) PHP
3 120 (62.83%) MySQL
4 113 (59.16%) HTML
5 100 (52.36%) JavaScript
6 94 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
7 92 (48.17%) jQuery
8 75 (39.27%) CSS
9 65 (34.03%) Linux
9 65 (34.03%) PHP5
10 62 (32.46%) HTML5
11 59 (30.89%) PHPUnit
12 55 (28.80%) Apache
13 52 (27.23%) OO
14 47 (24.61%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (20.42%) MVC
16 33 (17.28%) CentOS
16 33 (17.28%) Git (software)
17 32 (16.75%) Software Engineering
17 32 (16.75%) OOP
18 31 (16.23%) Web Services
19 28 (14.66%) TDD
20 25 (13.09%) Java
21 23 (12.04%) Web Development
22 22 (11.52%) Symfony
23 21 (10.99%) BDD
24 20 (10.47%) Open Source
25 19 (9.95%) RESTful
25 19 (9.95%) Magento
25 19 (9.95%) Unit Testing

Zend Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 55 (28.80%) Apache
2 12 (6.28%) Drupal
3 11 (5.76%) CMS
3 11 (5.76%) WordPress
4 10 (5.24%) Apache Solr
4 10 (5.24%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.62%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.57%) nginx
7 2 (1.05%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.05%) Node.js
8 1 (0.52%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.52%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.52%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 19 (9.95%) Magento
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.52%) Zen Cart
3 1 (0.52%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.57%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.52%) GitHub
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.14%) VoIP
2 5 (2.62%) HTTP
2 5 (2.62%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (2.09%) PBX
3 4 (2.09%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.09%) Internet
4 2 (1.05%) LDAP
4 2 (1.05%) SSH
5 1 (0.52%) SAN
5 1 (0.52%) Intranet
5 1 (0.52%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.52%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (62.83%) MySQL
2 13 (6.81%) MongoDB
2 13 (6.81%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.24%) Redis
4 9 (4.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (2.09%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.52%) Big Data
7 1 (0.52%) SQLite
7 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.52%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 59 (30.89%) PHPUnit
2 33 (17.28%) Git (software)
3 19 (9.95%) Jenkins
4 15 (7.85%) Subversion
5 9 (4.71%) Selenium
5 9 (4.71%) Cucumber
6 8 (4.19%) JUnit
6 8 (4.19%) Maven
7 7 (3.66%) Mercurial
8 5 (2.62%) JIRA
9 4 (2.09%) Hudson
10 3 (1.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 3 (1.57%) Sublime Text
11 2 (1.05%) PhpStorm
11 2 (1.05%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.52%) Redmine
12 1 (0.52%) Behat
12 1 (0.52%) Grunt
12 1 (0.52%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.52%) DbUnit
General
1 8 (4.19%) Marketing
1 8 (4.19%) Games
1 8 (4.19%) Finance
2 6 (3.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.09%) German Language
4 2 (1.05%) Automotive
4 2 (1.05%) Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.52%) Billing
5 1 (0.52%) Back Office
5 1 (0.52%) Electronics
5 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.52%) Publishing
5 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.52%) French Language
Job Titles
1 181 (94.76%) Developer
2 148 (77.49%) PHP Developer
3 32 (16.75%) Web Developer
4 29 (15.18%) PHP Zend Developer
5 16 (8.38%) Senior Developer
5 16 (8.38%) Software Engineer
5 16 (8.38%) PHP Web Developer
6 15 (7.85%) Designer
6 15 (7.85%) Senior PHP Developer
7 11 (5.76%) Magento Developer
8 9 (4.71%) Architect
8 9 (4.71%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 8 (4.19%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (3.66%) Web Applications Developer
10 7 (3.66%) Applications Developer
11 6 (3.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 6 (3.14%) Java Developer
12 5 (2.62%) LAMP Developer
13 4 (2.09%) Senior Architect
13 4 (2.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (59.16%) HTML
2 92 (48.17%) jQuery
3 75 (39.27%) CSS
4 62 (32.46%) HTML5
5 31 (16.23%) Web Services
6 22 (11.52%) Symfony
7 19 (9.95%) RESTful
8 16 (8.38%) LAMP
8 16 (8.38%) JSON
8 16 (8.38%) CSS3
9 11 (5.76%) Spring
10 10 (5.24%) REST
10 10 (5.24%) Java EE
11 9 (4.71%) CakePHP
12 8 (4.19%) XML
12 8 (4.19%) .NET
12 8 (4.19%) JDBC
13 7 (3.66%) Ajax
14 6 (3.14%) Memcached
14 6 (3.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.47%) Open Source
2 5 (2.62%) Replication
3 3 (1.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.05%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.05%) W3C
4 2 (1.05%) DTV
5 1 (0.52%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.52%) BBC
5 1 (0.52%) Clustering
5 1 (0.52%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.52%) Social Network
5 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.52%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 65 (34.03%) Linux
2 33 (17.28%) CentOS
3 11 (5.76%) UNIX
4 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.57%) Debian
5 3 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.52%) Fedora
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.52%) Windows
6 1 (0.52%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (27.23%) OO
3 47 (24.61%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (20.42%) MVC
5 32 (16.75%) Software Engineering
5 32 (16.75%) OOP
6 28 (14.66%) TDD
7 23 (12.04%) Web Development
8 21 (10.99%) BDD
9 19 (9.95%) Unit Testing
10 18 (9.42%) OO PHP
10 18 (9.42%) Scrum
11 13 (6.81%) E-Commerce
12 12 (6.28%) Refactoring
12 12 (6.28%) Automated Testing
13 5 (2.62%) OOD
13 5 (2.62%) SOA
14 4 (2.09%) Usability Testing
14 4 (2.09%) Performance Tuning
14 4 (2.09%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 186 (97.38%) PHP
2 100 (52.36%) JavaScript
3 65 (34.03%) PHP5
4 25 (13.09%) Java
5 18 (9.42%) SQL
6 7 (3.66%) C
7 5 (2.62%) Python
8 4 (2.09%) Scala
8 4 (2.09%) Golang
8 4 (2.09%) C++
8 4 (2.09%) Perl
9 3 (1.57%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.52%) Ruby
10 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (3.66%) Degree
2 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) HND
3 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Samba
1 1 (0.52%) NFS
1 1 (0.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.05%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 189 (98.95%) Zend
2 6 (3.14%) Twitter
3 5 (2.62%) SAP
3 5 (2.62%) Oracle
3 5 (2.62%) Facebook
4 4 (2.09%) Google
5 3 (1.57%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.57%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.05%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.05%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.52%) IBM
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe
7 1 (0.52%) Siebel
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