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 5 March 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend Framework
Rank 541 485 475
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -10
Contract jobs citing Zend Framework 38 79 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.58% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 67 31
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£375 £350 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £280 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £397 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £298
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +12.60%
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
13881 13599 11877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.76% 27.15% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9066 8550 7470
Average daily rate £388 £375 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 249 291
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 -51 35 £375 +9.48% 32
South West -15 13 £400 +19.40% 2
Bristol -15 13 £400 +19.40%
London -22 13 £375 +7.14% 9
East Midlands +1 4 £288 +12.74% 2
City of London +9 3 £350 - 3
Nottinghamshire -8 3 £300 -14.28% 2
South East -21 3 £350 +3.70% 4
South Wales - 3 £400 - 1
Wales - 3 £400 - 1
Surrey - 3 £350 -
Cardiff - 3 £400 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £250 - 4
West Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
Birmingham - 1 £250 - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 3
Wiltshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 6
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Clapham - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
Chippenham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Gloucester - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -

Zend Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 99 (100.00%) Zend
2 95 (95.96%) PHP
3 74 (74.75%) HTML
4 73 (73.74%) MySQL
5 71 (71.72%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (67.68%) HTML5
7 65 (65.66%) jQuery
8 64 (64.65%) JavaScript
9 63 (63.64%) Apache
10 61 (61.62%) Linux
11 57 (57.58%) PHPUnit
11 57 (57.58%) Doctrine
12 53 (53.54%) CentOS
13 52 (52.53%) Continuous Integration
14 44 (44.44%) Git (software)
15 39 (39.39%) Software Engineering
16 33 (33.33%) Refactoring
16 33 (33.33%) Automated Testing
17 31 (31.31%) Finance
17 31 (31.31%) Mentoring
18 22 (22.22%) CSS
19 19 (19.19%) SQL
20 16 (16.16%) MVC
21 12 (12.12%) Java
22 11 (11.11%) Subversion
22 11 (11.11%) LAMP
23 10 (10.10%) Web Services
23 10 (10.10%) OO
23 10 (10.10%) OOP
23 10 (10.10%) PHP5

Zend Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 63 (63.64%) Apache
2 4 (4.04%) nginx
3 3 (3.03%) Node.js
4 2 (2.02%) CMS
5 1 (1.01%) Drupal
5 1 (1.01%) WordPress
5 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) Internet
1 2 (2.02%) SSH
1 2 (2.02%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (73.74%) MySQL
2 4 (4.04%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (57.58%) PHPUnit
2 44 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.11%) Subversion
4 2 (2.02%) Selenium
4 2 (2.02%) Zend Studio
4 2 (2.02%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.01%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 31 (31.31%) Finance
2 1 (1.01%) Legal
2 1 (1.01%) Advertising
2 1 (1.01%) Publishing
2 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (82.83%) Developer
2 72 (72.73%) PHP Developer
3 23 (23.23%) PHP Zend Developer
4 20 (20.20%) Senior Developer
4 20 (20.20%) Software Engineer
5 15 (15.15%) Senior PHP Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Magento Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Designer
8 5 (5.05%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Senior Magento Developer
10 3 (3.03%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 2 (2.02%) Tester
12 1 (1.01%) Lead Developer
12 1 (1.01%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (74.75%) HTML
2 67 (67.68%) HTML5
3 65 (65.66%) jQuery
4 57 (57.58%) Doctrine
5 22 (22.22%) CSS
6 11 (11.11%) LAMP
7 10 (10.10%) Web Services
7 10 (10.10%) REST
7 10 (10.10%) CSS3
8 8 (8.08%) SOAP
9 7 (7.07%) Symfony
10 6 (6.06%) XML
11 4 (4.04%) XHTML
11 4 (4.04%) JSON
11 4 (4.04%) AngularJS
12 3 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (3.03%) Laravel
12 3 (3.03%) CakePHP
12 3 (3.03%) RESTful
13 2 (2.02%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Replication
2 6 (6.06%) Open Source
3 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.02%) Clustering
4 2 (2.02%) Blog
4 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.02%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.01%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (61.62%) Linux
2 53 (53.54%) CentOS
3 5 (5.05%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.05%) Android
4 3 (3.03%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (71.72%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (52.53%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (39.39%) Software Engineering
4 33 (33.33%) Refactoring
4 33 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 31 (31.31%) Mentoring
6 16 (16.16%) MVC
7 10 (10.10%) OOP
7 10 (10.10%) OO
8 9 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 8 (8.08%) TDD
10 6 (6.06%) Scrum
10 6 (6.06%) OO PHP
11 5 (5.05%) Migration
11 5 (5.05%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.04%) Validation
12 4 (4.04%) Web Development
12 4 (4.04%) BDD
12 4 (4.04%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (4.04%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 95 (95.96%) PHP
2 64 (64.65%) JavaScript
3 19 (19.19%) SQL
4 12 (12.12%) Java
5 10 (10.10%) PHP5
6 7 (7.07%) Ruby
7 6 (6.06%) Python
8 4 (4.04%) Perl
9 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) Zend
2 3 (3.03%) Twitter
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