The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 59 64
Contract jobs citing Zend 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.60% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +8.92% +2.94%  
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 Hertfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 263 334 412
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 44.58% 48.62% 58.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 160 211
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 20
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.60 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.65% -8.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £7.89 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Zend
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Zend.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP

Zend
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP