The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Zend Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Zend Framework over the 3 months to 26 April 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.

Zend Framework
UK / England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 572 581 575
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Contract jobs citing Zend Framework 8 50 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.097% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.059% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 35 15
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £270 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £328 £338
% change year-on-year +20.22% -2.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Zend Framework is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13643 14481 13779
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.82% 28.18% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9498 10245 9023
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 177 183
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £11.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Zend Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Zend Framework as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Zend Framework in England

Zend Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend Framework in England

Zend Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Zend Framework in England over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Zend Framework in England

Zend Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend Framework in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Zend Framework in England

Zend Framework
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
London 0 3 £413 -5.17% 2
North West +29 2 £400 +37.93% 4
South East +12 2 - - 3
South West -2 1 £325 +3.17% 1
Zend Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 across the England region with a requirement for Zend Framework.

1 35 (100.00%) Zend
2 34 (97.14%) PHP
3 27 (77.14%) MySQL
4 23 (65.71%) Git (software)
5 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (54.29%) HTML
5 19 (54.29%) CSS
6 18 (51.43%) Scrum
7 17 (48.57%) XML
8 16 (45.71%) JSON
8 16 (45.71%) REST
9 15 (42.86%) Microservices
10 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
10 13 (37.14%) OO
11 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
12 11 (31.43%) Java
12 11 (31.43%) Docker
12 11 (31.43%) Spring Boot
12 11 (31.43%) Swagger
12 11 (31.43%) Apache Camel
12 11 (31.43%) HTML5
13 10 (28.57%) Cucumber
13 10 (28.57%) CSS3
13 10 (28.57%) JUnit
13 10 (28.57%) Linux
13 10 (28.57%) LAMP
14 9 (25.71%) Finance
14 9 (25.71%) MVC
14 9 (25.71%) jQuery
14 9 (25.71%) AngularJS

Zend Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 6 (17.14%) WordPress
3 3 (8.57%) CMS
4 2 (5.71%) Drupal
5 1 (2.86%) phpBB
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Magento
1 4 (11.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) GitHub
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) AMQP
2 1 (2.86%) FTP
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (77.14%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) Big Data
2 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (65.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 10 (28.57%) JUnit
3 7 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 7 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (11.43%) Subversion
4 4 (11.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Marketing
3 4 (11.43%) Electronics
3 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (62.86%) PHP Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Java Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Angular Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.57%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 2 (5.71%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (2.86%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior LAMP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) CSS
1 19 (54.29%) HTML
2 17 (48.57%) XML
3 16 (45.71%) JSON
3 16 (45.71%) REST
4 11 (31.43%) Apache Camel
4 11 (31.43%) HTML5
4 11 (31.43%) Spring Boot
4 11 (31.43%) Swagger
5 10 (28.57%) CSS3
5 10 (28.57%) LAMP
6 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
6 9 (25.71%) jQuery
7 4 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (11.43%) Web Services
8 2 (5.71%) RESTful
9 1 (2.86%) Apache Tika
9 1 (2.86%) Doctrine
9 1 (2.86%) Smarty
9 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.86%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) Scrum
3 15 (42.86%) Microservices
4 13 (37.14%) OO
5 9 (25.71%) MVC
6 8 (22.86%) OOP
7 7 (20.00%) Front End Development
8 6 (17.14%) Web Application Development
9 4 (11.43%) B2B
9 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (11.43%) Kanban
9 4 (11.43%) Modular Programming
9 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
10 3 (8.57%) Data Ingestion
10 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
10 3 (8.57%) OO PHP
11 2 (5.71%) BDD
11 2 (5.71%) OOD
11 2 (5.71%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) PHP
2 11 (31.43%) Java
3 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Piwik
1 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Zend
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft