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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Zend Framework
UK
Rank 572 606 567
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -39
Contract jobs citing Zend Framework 19 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.057% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 32
Median daily rate £400 £320 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £326 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.60% -18.43%
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
14208 14614 13855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.22% 28.54% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9909 10050 9129
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 241 188
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.46 £20.55 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 28 February 2017.

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 13 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 -1 10 £400 +25.00% 12
Wales - 9 £406 -
Cardiff - 9 £406 -
South Wales - 9 £406 -
London +17 5 £400 +25.00% 6
North West +27 3 £400 +37.93% 1
Crewe - 3 £400 -
Cheshire - 3 £400 - 1
City of London - 2 £365 - 1
South East +7 1 - - 2
Hampshire -1 1 - - 1
South West -3 1 £275 -8.33% 1
Bristol - 1 £275 -

Zend Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 67 (100.00%) Zend
2 66 (98.51%) PHP
3 44 (65.67%) MySQL
4 43 (64.18%) HTML
5 41 (61.19%) CSS
6 36 (53.73%) Git (software)
7 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
8 29 (43.28%) OOP
9 28 (41.79%) HTML5
10 27 (40.30%) jQuery
11 26 (38.81%) OO
12 24 (35.82%) LAMP
12 24 (35.82%) CSS3
13 23 (34.33%) Apache
14 22 (32.84%) Scrum
15 21 (31.34%) XML
16 19 (28.36%) REST
16 19 (28.36%) JSON
17 18 (26.87%) Web Services
17 18 (26.87%) Linux
18 17 (25.37%) Web Development
19 15 (22.39%) Responsive Web Design
19 15 (22.39%) Web Design
19 15 (22.39%) Microservices
19 15 (22.39%) Front End Development
20 14 (20.90%) MVC
20 14 (20.90%) SQL
20 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
20 14 (20.90%) RESTful

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 (34.33%) Apache
2 10 (14.93%) WordPress
3 3 (4.48%) CMS
4 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.49%) Confluence
5 1 (1.49%) Drupal
5 1 (1.49%) phpBB
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Magento
2 4 (5.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) SaaS
2 2 (2.99%) GitHub
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) IaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) AMQP
1 3 (4.48%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) FTP
2 1 (1.49%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (65.67%) MySQL
2 12 (17.91%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.46%) Big Data
3 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (53.73%) Git (software)
2 13 (19.40%) Jasmine
3 10 (14.93%) Cucumber
3 10 (14.93%) JUnit
4 8 (11.94%) PHPUnit
5 7 (10.45%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
6 6 (8.96%) Subversion
7 4 (5.97%) Mercurial
8 3 (4.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (2.99%) JIRA
10 1 (1.49%) PhpStorm
10 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (14.93%) Marketing
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Electronics
3 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Military
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (98.51%) Developer
2 49 (73.13%) PHP Developer
3 10 (14.93%) PHP Web Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Web Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Java Developer
4 9 (13.43%) PHP Zend Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Angular Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (7.46%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.97%) HTML Developer
7 4 (5.97%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (5.97%) LAMP Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 4 (5.97%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Magento Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Digital Developer
9 2 (2.99%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (64.18%) HTML
2 41 (61.19%) CSS
3 28 (41.79%) HTML5
4 27 (40.30%) jQuery
5 24 (35.82%) CSS3
5 24 (35.82%) LAMP
6 21 (31.34%) XML
7 19 (28.36%) JSON
7 19 (28.36%) REST
8 18 (26.87%) Web Services
9 14 (20.90%) RESTful
10 13 (19.40%) AngularJS
11 11 (16.42%) Apache Camel
11 11 (16.42%) Spring Boot
11 11 (16.42%) Swagger
12 7 (10.45%) Ajax
13 6 (8.96%) Behat
13 6 (8.96%) RequireJS
13 6 (8.96%) Sass
14 4 (5.97%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) User Experience
2 2 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.49%) Blog
3 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.49%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Linux
2 3 (4.48%) Mac OS X
2 3 (4.48%) Unix
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) OOP
3 26 (38.81%) OO
4 22 (32.84%) Scrum
5 17 (25.37%) Web Development
6 15 (22.39%) Front End Development
6 15 (22.39%) Microservices
6 15 (22.39%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (22.39%) Web Design
7 14 (20.90%) MVC
8 11 (16.42%) BDD
8 11 (16.42%) Kanban
8 11 (16.42%) OO PHP
8 11 (16.42%) TDD
9 9 (13.43%) B2B
10 6 (8.96%) B2C
10 6 (8.96%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 6 (8.96%) OOD
10 6 (8.96%) Refactoring
11 5 (7.46%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (98.51%) PHP
2 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.90%) SQL
4 11 (16.42%) Java
5 6 (8.96%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Piwik
1 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Zend
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle
2 4 (5.97%) SAP
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft