Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 104 137
Rank change year-on-year -40 +33 -13
Contract jobs citing Zend 8 41 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.25% 1.25% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 2.72% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 28 6
East Midlands median daily rate £320 £420 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.81% +58.49% -13.47%
10th Percentile £300 £304 £175
90th Percentile £333 £488 £363
England median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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 East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1411 1506 1319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.82% 45.75% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 908 716
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £220 £250 £213
90th Percentile £538 £568 £525
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 79 112
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
10th Percentile £9.31 £10.00 £10.04
90th Percentile £42.75 £42.65 £28.68
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

Zend
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Zend as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Zend in the East Midlands

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend in the East Midlands

Zend
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 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
Lincolnshire +1 5 £313 +4.17% 2
Leicestershire - 2 £325 -
Nottinghamshire -31 1 £320 -24.71% 3
Zend
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Zend.

1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) Symfony
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Apache
3 6 (75.00%) LAMP
4 4 (50.00%) PHP 5
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) SSL
4 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (50.00%) API Development
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) User Experience
7 1 (12.50%) Laravel
7 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (12.50%) MVC

Zend
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (75.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (25.00%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 7 (87.50%) Symfony
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) LAMP
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) PHP 5
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript