Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 18 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 > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 498 473
Rank change year-on-year -98 -25 -142
Contract jobs citing Zend 30 121 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.064% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.63% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 87 119
London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £290 £300 £223
90th Percentile £463 £525 £475
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
London 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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18836 19319 19793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.47% 42.71% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12820 12876 13140
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 298 282 406
London median hourly rate £19.75 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.72% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £46.38
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

Zend
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Zend in London

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend in London

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Zend in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Zend in London

Zend
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Zend in London

Zend
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 18 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
Central London -12 7 £375 +15.38% 3
West London -11 5 £325 -7.14% 1
South London - 1 £425 -
Zend
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for Zend.

1 29 (96.67%) PHP
2 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (63.33%) MySQL
4 17 (56.67%) CSS
4 17 (56.67%) HTML
5 14 (46.67%) jQuery
6 13 (43.33%) WordPress
6 13 (43.33%) Symfony
6 13 (43.33%) LAMP
7 11 (36.67%) OO
7 11 (36.67%) HTML5
7 11 (36.67%) CSS3
7 11 (36.67%) Laravel
8 10 (33.33%) Linux
8 10 (33.33%) MVC
8 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (26.67%) Zend Framework
11 7 (23.33%) GitHub
12 6 (20.00%) BDD
12 6 (20.00%) PHPUnit
13 5 (16.67%) Open Source
13 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
13 5 (16.67%) Docker
13 5 (16.67%) CakePHP
13 5 (16.67%) Magento
13 5 (16.67%) TDD
14 4 (13.33%) Intranet
14 4 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
14 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development

Zend
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (43.33%) WordPress
2 3 (10.00%) CMS
2 3 (10.00%) nginx
3 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) Drupal
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) GitHub
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.67%) CloudFront
3 2 (6.67%) npm
3 2 (6.67%) Route 53
3 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) Redis
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) PHPUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Bower
3 2 (6.67%) gulp
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) Travis CI
4 1 (3.33%) Codeception
4 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 1 (3.33%) Back Office
1 1 (3.33%) Digital Economy
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Games
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
1 1 (3.33%) Publishing
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) PHP Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Magento Developer
3 5 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
3 5 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Symfony Developer
4 4 (13.33%) WordPress Developer
5 3 (10.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (6.67%) PHP Web Applications Developer
6 2 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) PHP Zend Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior WordPress Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) CSS
1 17 (56.67%) HTML
2 14 (46.67%) jQuery
3 13 (43.33%) LAMP
3 13 (43.33%) Symfony
4 11 (36.67%) CSS3
4 11 (36.67%) HTML5
4 11 (36.67%) Laravel
5 8 (26.67%) Zend Framework
6 5 (16.67%) CakePHP
7 4 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (13.33%) Sass
8 3 (10.00%) Silex
9 2 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (6.67%) Node.js
9 2 (6.67%) React
9 2 (6.67%) Yii
10 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.33%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (3.33%) Phalcon
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Video on Demand
2 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Fintech
4 1 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.33%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (3.33%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) OO
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) MVC
3 6 (20.00%) BDD
4 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 5 (16.67%) Open Source
4 5 (16.67%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) OOD
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) OOP
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (3.33%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) PHP
2 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (3.33%) Go
4 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.33%) PHP 7
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) cPanel
1 2 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe
1 1 (3.33%) Brightcove