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 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend Framework
Rank 570 505 496
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -9
Contract jobs citing Zend Framework 32 99 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.65% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 81 36
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£350 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
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
14912 15204 12834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.64% 27.05% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9674 9787 8012
Average daily rate £388 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 227 352
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.64 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 April 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 21 April 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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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 -55 31 £350 +4.47% 32
London -16 12 £375 - 9
South West -14 11 £375 +11.94% 3
Bristol -20 11 £375 +11.94%
South East -11 4 £375 +25.00% 1
City of London +14 2 £350 -9.67% 2
East Midlands -7 2 £313 +12.61% 2
West Sussex -19 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £250 - 3
West Midlands - 2 £250 - 6
Berkshire -4 1 £400 +18.51%
Glasgow -6 1 £250 -33.33%
Nottinghamshire -7 1 £300 -14.28%
Scotland -18 1 £250 -33.33%
Surrey - 1 £350 -
North West - - - - 7
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 3
Oxfordshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Staffordshire - - - - 3
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Devon - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1

Zend Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 77 (100.00%) Zend
2 75 (97.40%) PHP
3 55 (71.43%) HTML
4 52 (67.53%) JavaScript
4 52 (67.53%) MySQL
5 50 (64.94%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (64.94%) HTML5
6 48 (62.34%) jQuery
7 45 (58.44%) Apache
8 43 (55.84%) Linux
9 41 (53.25%) Doctrine
10 38 (49.35%) PHPUnit
11 35 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (45.45%) CentOS
12 32 (41.56%) Git (software)
13 28 (36.36%) Software Engineering
14 26 (33.77%) Automated Testing
14 26 (33.77%) Mentoring
15 25 (32.47%) Refactoring
16 23 (29.87%) Finance
17 20 (25.97%) CSS
18 17 (22.08%) MVC
19 16 (20.78%) SQL
20 13 (16.88%) Java
20 13 (16.88%) OOP
21 11 (14.29%) CSS3
22 10 (12.99%) PHP5
23 9 (11.69%) LAMP
23 9 (11.69%) OO
24 8 (10.39%) Ajax

Zend Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 45 (58.44%) Apache
2 6 (7.79%) Node.js
3 4 (5.19%) nginx
4 2 (2.60%) Drupal
4 2 (2.60%) WordPress
5 1 (1.30%) CMS
5 1 (1.30%) SugarCRM
5 1 (1.30%) Confluence
5 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Magento
2 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) HTTP
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
1 1 (1.30%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (67.53%) MySQL
2 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 38 (49.35%) PHPUnit
2 32 (41.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.19%) Subversion
4 3 (3.90%) JIRA
4 3 (3.90%) Selenium
4 3 (3.90%) Grunt
4 3 (3.90%) Bower
5 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.30%) Phing
6 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.30%) Zend Studio
General
1 23 (29.87%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (81.82%) Developer
2 56 (72.73%) PHP Developer
3 16 (20.78%) Software Engineer
4 15 (19.48%) Senior Developer
5 14 (18.18%) Senior PHP Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) PHP Zend Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Designer
9 4 (5.19%) Magento Developer
10 3 (3.90%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 2 (2.60%) AWS Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Tester
12 1 (1.30%) Web Developer
12 1 (1.30%) Team Leader
12 1 (1.30%) Lead Developer
12 1 (1.30%) Senior Magento Developer
12 1 (1.30%) UI Programmer
12 1 (1.30%) UI Developer
12 1 (1.30%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (71.43%) HTML
2 50 (64.94%) HTML5
3 48 (62.34%) jQuery
4 41 (53.25%) Doctrine
5 20 (25.97%) CSS
6 11 (14.29%) CSS3
7 9 (11.69%) LAMP
8 8 (10.39%) Ajax
9 7 (9.09%) Web Services
9 7 (9.09%) Symfony
10 6 (7.79%) SOAP
10 6 (7.79%) REST
11 5 (6.49%) LESS
12 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.19%) JSON
12 4 (5.19%) XML
12 4 (5.19%) XHTML
13 3 (3.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (3.90%) Laravel
13 3 (3.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Open Source
2 4 (5.19%) Replication
3 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.60%) User Experience
3 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) Blog
4 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.30%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.30%) Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (55.84%) Linux
2 35 (45.45%) CentOS
3 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.49%) Android
4 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.60%) Windows
5 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.94%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 26 (33.77%) Automated Testing
4 26 (33.77%) Mentoring
5 25 (32.47%) Refactoring
6 17 (22.08%) MVC
7 13 (16.88%) OOP
8 9 (11.69%) OO
9 6 (7.79%) TDD
9 6 (7.79%) Scrum
9 6 (7.79%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (6.49%) Web Development
10 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.49%) Migration
11 4 (5.19%) Web Design
11 4 (5.19%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.19%) OO PHP
12 3 (3.90%) BDD
12 3 (3.90%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 75 (97.40%) PHP
2 52 (67.53%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.78%) SQL
4 13 (16.88%) Java
5 10 (12.99%) PHP5
6 6 (7.79%) Ruby
7 4 (5.19%) Python
8 2 (2.60%) Perl
9 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Zend
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle
2 1 (1.30%) Google
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