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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend Framework
Rank 538 523 472
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -51
Contract jobs citing Zend Framework 69 55 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.37% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 39 77
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £371 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -

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
15288 14780 14283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.79% 28.44% 27.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10373 9576 8700
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 289 356
Average hourly rate £36.40 £34.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% +6.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £17.04 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -4 69 £400 +33.33% 22
South West 0 38 £400 +40.35% 7
London +8 24 £390 +11.42% 4
South East -16 5 £275 -24.13% 4
City of London +9 4 £675 +80.00%
Surrey - 3 £275 -
Nottinghamshire +12 1 £235 -17.54%
Nottingham +9 1 £235 -17.54%
East Midlands +1 1 £235 -12.14%
West Yorkshire -1 1 £320 +60.00%
Yorkshire -10 1 £320 +60.00% 2
Leeds -10 1 £320 +60.00%
Liverpool - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - - 1
North West - - - - 3
Wiltshire - - - - 2
Westminster - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Clapham - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - - 1
Slough - - - -
Solihull - - - -

Zend Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 174 (98.86%) Zend
2 171 (97.16%) PHP
3 126 (71.59%) MySQL
4 115 (65.34%) JavaScript
5 114 (64.77%) Agile Software Development
6 113 (64.20%) HTML
7 104 (59.09%) jQuery
8 89 (50.57%) Linux
9 88 (50.00%) HTML5
10 87 (49.43%) PHPUnit
11 84 (47.73%) Apache
12 77 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
13 66 (37.50%) CentOS
14 55 (31.25%) Git (software)
15 48 (27.27%) CSS
16 41 (23.30%) Software Engineering
17 34 (19.32%) Automated Testing
18 33 (18.75%) Refactoring
19 32 (18.18%) Web Services
19 32 (18.18%) MVC
19 32 (18.18%) Mentoring
20 30 (17.05%) OO
20 30 (17.05%) Finance
21 28 (15.91%) PHP5
22 26 (14.77%) Java
23 23 (13.07%) BDD
24 22 (12.50%) SQL
25 21 (11.93%) OOP
25 21 (11.93%) TDD
25 21 (11.93%) Jenkins

Zend Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 84 (47.73%) Apache
2 12 (6.82%) Drupal
3 11 (6.25%) WordPress
4 10 (5.68%) Apache Solr
4 10 (5.68%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.98%) CMS
6 5 (2.84%) Joomla!
7 4 (2.27%) Node.js
8 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.14%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (1.14%) nginx
9 1 (0.57%) Moodle
9 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (7.95%) Magento
2 1 (0.57%) Zen Cart
2 1 (0.57%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.66%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.41%) VoIP
2 5 (2.84%) HTTP
2 5 (2.84%) Internet
2 5 (2.84%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (2.27%) SSH
3 4 (2.27%) PBX
3 4 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.14%) LDAP
4 2 (1.14%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (71.59%) MySQL
2 14 (7.95%) MongoDB
3 12 (6.82%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.68%) Redis
5 9 (5.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.27%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.57%) SQLite
8 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.57%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 87 (49.43%) PHPUnit
2 55 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 21 (11.93%) Jenkins
4 17 (9.66%) Subversion
5 9 (5.11%) Selenium
5 9 (5.11%) Cucumber
6 8 (4.55%) Maven
6 8 (4.55%) JUnit
7 7 (3.98%) Mercurial
8 5 (2.84%) JIRA
9 4 (2.27%) Hudson
10 2 (1.14%) Zend Studio
11 1 (0.57%) Behat
11 1 (0.57%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.57%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.57%) DbUnit
General
1 30 (17.05%) Finance
2 6 (3.41%) Games
3 5 (2.84%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.27%) Marketing
4 4 (2.27%) German Language
5 2 (1.14%) Publishing
5 2 (1.14%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.57%) Retail
6 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.57%) Billing
6 1 (0.57%) French Language
Job Titles
1 157 (89.20%) Developer
2 135 (76.70%) PHP Developer
3 41 (23.30%) PHP Zend Developer
4 22 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 21 (11.93%) Senior Developer
6 17 (9.66%) Senior PHP Developer
7 15 (8.52%) Web Developer
8 12 (6.82%) Designer
9 7 (3.98%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 7 (3.98%) Magento Developer
9 7 (3.98%) Web Applications Developer
9 7 (3.98%) Applications Developer
10 6 (3.41%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.41%) Architect
10 6 (3.41%) Front-End Developer
11 5 (2.84%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 5 (2.84%) PHP Web Developer
12 4 (2.27%) LAMP Developer
13 3 (1.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 3 (1.70%) Senior Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (64.20%) HTML
2 104 (59.09%) jQuery
3 88 (50.00%) HTML5
4 48 (27.27%) CSS
5 32 (18.18%) Web Services
6 19 (10.80%) RESTful
7 18 (10.23%) Symfony
8 17 (9.66%) LAMP
8 17 (9.66%) JSON
9 13 (7.39%) REST
10 12 (6.82%) CSS3
11 10 (5.68%) Java EE
11 10 (5.68%) Spring
11 10 (5.68%) XML
11 10 (5.68%) CakePHP
12 8 (4.55%) JDBC
13 7 (3.98%) SOAP
13 7 (3.98%) Ajax
14 6 (3.41%) Memcached
14 6 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.23%) Open Source
2 5 (2.84%) Replication
3 4 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.70%) User Experience
4 3 (1.70%) Clustering
5 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.14%) Blog
5 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.14%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.57%) Social Network
6 1 (0.57%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.57%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 89 (50.57%) Linux
2 66 (37.50%) CentOS
3 8 (4.55%) UNIX
4 3 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.70%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.14%) Android
5 2 (1.14%) Debian
5 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.57%) Windows
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (64.77%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (23.30%) Software Engineering
4 34 (19.32%) Automated Testing
5 33 (18.75%) Refactoring
6 32 (18.18%) MVC
6 32 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 30 (17.05%) OO
8 23 (13.07%) BDD
9 21 (11.93%) OOP
9 21 (11.93%) TDD
10 18 (10.23%) Unit Testing
11 14 (7.95%) OO PHP
12 13 (7.39%) Scrum
13 12 (6.82%) E-Commerce
14 7 (3.98%) Web Development
15 4 (2.27%) Usability Testing
15 4 (2.27%) Data Transformation
15 4 (2.27%) Migration
15 4 (2.27%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 171 (97.16%) PHP
2 115 (65.34%) JavaScript
3 28 (15.91%) PHP5
4 26 (14.77%) Java
5 22 (12.50%) SQL
6 8 (4.55%) Python
7 7 (3.98%) C
8 5 (2.84%) Perl
8 5 (2.84%) Ruby
9 4 (2.27%) C++
9 4 (2.27%) Golang
10 3 (1.70%) Scala
10 3 (1.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.41%) Degree
2 5 (2.84%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) Capistrano
1 2 (1.14%) Puppet
1 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 174 (98.86%) Zend
2 8 (4.55%) Twitter
3 5 (2.84%) Facebook
4 3 (1.70%) Google
5 2 (1.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle
6 1 (0.57%) SAP
6 1 (0.57%) Siebel
6 1 (0.57%) IBM
6 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
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