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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend Framework
Rank 605 566 534
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -32
Contract jobs citing Zend Framework 21 39 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.076% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.29% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 35 47
Average daily rate £320 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
14629 13646 13172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.37% 26.67% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10112 9088 8227
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 196 270
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.37 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £46.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 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 18 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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -24 21 £320 -17.41% 36
London +2 9 £320 -14.66% 8
South East +14 5 £313 -10.71% 10
East Sussex - 5 £313 -
Brighton - 5 £313 -
East Midlands -9 3 £450 +56.52% 3
West Yorkshire -7 2 - - 2
Yorkshire -11 2 - - 5
Lincolnshire - 2 £450 -
South West -14 1 £300 -25.00% 2
Leeds -18 1 - - 1
Liverpool - 1 £290 -
Cheltenham - 1 £300 - 1
Derby - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £300 - 2
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £290 -
North West - 1 £290 - 4

Zend Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 69 (100.00%) PHP
1 69 (100.00%) Zend
2 51 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 46 (66.67%) CSS
4 45 (65.22%) HTML
5 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (44.93%) Git (software)
7 30 (43.48%) HTML5
7 30 (43.48%) JIRA
8 25 (36.23%) CSS3
9 20 (28.99%) Sass
9 20 (28.99%) MySQL
10 18 (26.09%) Scrum
11 17 (24.64%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (23.19%) LESS
12 16 (23.19%) Confluence
12 16 (23.19%) Linux
12 16 (23.19%) Front End Development
13 15 (21.74%) User Experience
14 13 (18.84%) SOAP
14 13 (18.84%) GitHub
14 13 (18.84%) Doctrine
15 12 (17.39%) jQuery
15 12 (17.39%) Web Services
15 12 (17.39%) XML
15 12 (17.39%) OO
16 11 (15.94%) TDD
16 11 (15.94%) AngularJS
17 10 (14.49%) PostgreSQL
17 10 (14.49%) Selenium

Zend Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 16 (23.19%) Confluence
2 5 (7.25%) Apache
3 3 (4.35%) CMS
3 3 (4.35%) Drupal
4 2 (2.90%) Node.js
4 2 (2.90%) WordPress
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.45%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.90%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.84%) GitHub
2 1 (1.45%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) MVNO
2 1 (1.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) MySQL
2 10 (14.49%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (13.04%) Redis
4 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.45%) Big Data
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.45%) Parquet
5 1 (1.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 31 (44.93%) Git (software)
2 30 (43.48%) JIRA
3 10 (14.49%) Selenium
4 6 (8.70%) Mercurial
4 6 (8.70%) Vagrant
5 5 (7.25%) PhpStorm
5 5 (7.25%) Subversion
6 3 (4.35%) gulp
6 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.35%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.90%) Grunt
7 2 (2.90%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.90%) Mocha
7 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.45%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Games
2 3 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Vietnamese Language
Job Titles
1 68 (98.55%) Developer
2 38 (55.07%) PHP Developer
3 14 (20.29%) HTML Developer
4 13 (18.84%) HTML CSS Developer
5 11 (15.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (15.94%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (15.94%) UI Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Web Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Magento Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Web UI Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Agile Developer
9 5 (7.25%) PHP Zend Developer
9 5 (7.25%) UI/UX Developer
9 5 (7.25%) UX Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Web UI/UX Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Senior PHP Developer
11 3 (4.35%) Drupal Developer
11 3 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
12 2 (2.90%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (66.67%) CSS
2 45 (65.22%) HTML
3 30 (43.48%) HTML5
4 25 (36.23%) CSS3
5 20 (28.99%) Sass
6 16 (23.19%) LESS
7 13 (18.84%) Doctrine
7 13 (18.84%) SOAP
8 12 (17.39%) jQuery
8 12 (17.39%) Web Services
8 12 (17.39%) XML
9 11 (15.94%) AngularJS
10 9 (13.04%) Backbone.js
11 8 (11.59%) Ajax
12 6 (8.70%) Twig
13 5 (7.25%) Middleware
13 5 (7.25%) Symfony
14 4 (5.80%) Behat
14 4 (5.80%) REST
14 4 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) User Experience
2 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.45%) iPad
2 1 (1.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.09%) Scrum
3 17 (24.64%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (23.19%) Front End Development
5 12 (17.39%) OO
6 11 (15.94%) TDD
7 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
7 8 (11.59%) Extreme Programming
8 7 (10.14%) MVC
8 7 (10.14%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.25%) Kanban
10 5 (7.25%) Project Management
11 4 (5.80%) BDD
11 4 (5.80%) Web Application Development
12 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.35%) OO PHP
12 3 (4.35%) OOP
12 3 (4.35%) Web Development
13 2 (2.90%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) PHP
2 51 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.14%) SQL
4 2 (2.90%) Python
5 1 (1.45%) C#
5 1 (1.45%) Java
5 1 (1.45%) PHP 5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.90%) WAI
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) Zend
2 3 (4.35%) Twitter
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
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