The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 30 March 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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing Zend 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 0.88% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 2.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £323 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +11.07% +6.06%  
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 Gloucestershire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 157 187 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 47.01% 41.19% 34.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 95 95
Median daily rate £320 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £130 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 15
Median hourly rate £39.13 £12.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.04% -71.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £42.35 £44.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Zend
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing Zend as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Zend in Gloucestershire

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend in Gloucestershire

Zend
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Cirencester - 1 - -
Zend
South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Zend.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Symfony
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study

Zend
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Symfony
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle