The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Zend Technologies Ltd.

Zend
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 68 58
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10  
Contract jobs citing Zend 2 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.24% 0.35% 1.73%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.89% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 13
Median daily rate £250 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.17% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £380 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +23.84% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Zend is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 366 338 290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 43.21% 39.53% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 430 348
Median daily rate £388 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.72% +9.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £245 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 20
Median hourly rate £32.50 £12.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.00% -39.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £10.25 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £34.68 £55.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Zend
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Zend as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Zend in Bristol

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Zend in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Zend also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Zend.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) CakePHP
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) Sass

Zend
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) CakePHP
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) Doctrine
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace