Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 6 months to 24 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 223 249
Rank change year-on-year -12 +26 -4
Contract jobs citing Zend 6 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.084% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.59% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 19
City of London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -9.72%
10th Percentile £288 £251 £200
90th Percentile £416 £448 £434
Central London median daily rate £395 £325 £369
% change year-on-year +21.54% -11.86% +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2737 2869 3824
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.27% 43.03% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2057 2145 2863
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £275 £277 £250
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 47 73
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.19
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £27.81
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.36% +5.43% -2.04%

Zend
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Zend as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Zend in the City of London

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend in the City of London

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Zend in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Zend in the City of London

Zend
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the City of London region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge +1 1 £225 +12.50%
Zend
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Zend.

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) OO PHP
4 3 (50.00%) Symfony
4 3 (50.00%) Zend Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Intranet
4 3 (50.00%) LAMP
4 3 (50.00%) WordPress
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (50.00%) GitHub
5 2 (33.33%) BDD
6 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (16.67%) Yii
6 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Front End Development

Zend
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (50.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Economy
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior WordPress Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (50.00%) Symfony
2 3 (50.00%) Zend Framework
3 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
3 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (16.67%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) Phalcon
3 1 (16.67%) phpspec
3 1 (16.67%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) OO PHP
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript