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 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
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 370 384 350
Rank change year-on-year +14 -34  
Contract jobs citing Zend 32 42 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.46% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 42
Median daily rate £419 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.68% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +8.92% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8213 9178 9590
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.13% 41.15% 44.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5508 6131 6207
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 130 207
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.34 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +14.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Zend in London over the 3 months to 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 28 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
City of London -6 7 £379 -5.31% 1
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for Zend.

1 96 (98.97%) PHP
2 43 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (43.30%) MySQL
4 37 (38.14%) HTML
5 36 (37.11%) CSS
6 30 (30.93%) JavaScript
6 30 (30.93%) Symfony
6 30 (30.93%) Git (software)
7 28 (28.87%) Zend Framework
8 25 (25.77%) Microservices
9 24 (24.74%) Linux
10 21 (21.65%) Scrum
11 19 (19.59%) OO
11 19 (19.59%) REST
12 18 (18.56%) AngularJS
12 18 (18.56%) MVC
13 17 (17.53%) XML
13 17 (17.53%) HTML5
14 16 (16.49%) Marketing
14 16 (16.49%) JSON
14 16 (16.49%) TDD
15 15 (15.46%) LAMP
15 15 (15.46%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (15.46%) Python
15 15 (15.46%) Security Cleared
15 15 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (14.43%) BDD
16 14 (14.43%) CSS3
16 14 (14.43%) SC Cleared
17 13 (13.40%) Laravel

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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 12 (12.37%) WordPress
2 11 (11.34%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (9.28%) nginx
4 3 (3.09%) Drupal
5 2 (2.06%) Apache
5 2 (2.06%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.03%) CMS
6 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Magento
2 4 (4.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.06%) GitHub
4 1 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) HTTP
1 9 (9.28%) SSL
1 9 (9.28%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.03%) FTP
2 1 (1.03%) Intranet
2 1 (1.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (43.30%) MySQL
2 15 (15.46%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (12.37%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.15%) Big Data
4 5 (5.15%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (30.93%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.37%) Jenkins
3 10 (10.31%) Cucumber
3 10 (10.31%) JUnit
4 9 (9.28%) Subversion
4 9 (9.28%) Vagrant
5 8 (8.25%) Jasmine
5 8 (8.25%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.03%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (16.49%) Marketing
2 5 (5.15%) Finance
3 4 (4.12%) Electronics
3 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.06%) Advertising
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Games
5 1 (1.03%) Law
5 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (79.38%) Developer
2 54 (55.67%) PHP Developer
3 13 (13.40%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 13 (13.40%) Symfony Developer
4 11 (11.34%) PHP Zend Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Angular Developer
6 9 (9.28%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (9.28%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Azure DevOps
8 7 (7.22%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 7 (7.22%) Magento Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Ruby Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.19%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (5.15%) Architect
10 5 (5.15%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.14%) HTML
2 36 (37.11%) CSS
3 30 (30.93%) Symfony
4 28 (28.87%) Zend Framework
5 19 (19.59%) REST
6 18 (18.56%) AngularJS
7 17 (17.53%) HTML5
7 17 (17.53%) XML
8 16 (16.49%) JSON
9 15 (15.46%) LAMP
10 14 (14.43%) CSS3
11 13 (13.40%) Laravel
12 12 (12.37%) CakePHP
13 11 (11.34%) Apache Camel
13 11 (11.34%) Spring Boot
13 11 (11.34%) Swagger
13 11 (11.34%) Web Services
14 9 (9.28%) CodeIgniter
14 9 (9.28%) Elastic Stack
14 9 (9.28%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) User Experience
2 6 (6.19%) Video on Demand
3 3 (3.09%) Fintech
3 3 (3.09%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.09%) Social Media
4 2 (2.06%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.74%) Linux
2 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.77%) Microservices
3 21 (21.65%) Scrum
4 19 (19.59%) OO
5 18 (18.56%) MVC
6 16 (16.49%) TDD
7 14 (14.43%) BDD
8 12 (12.37%) E-Commerce
8 12 (12.37%) OO PHP
9 11 (11.34%) Open Source
10 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (10.31%) DevOps
10 10 (10.31%) Service Design
11 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
11 9 (9.28%) Process Architecture
11 9 (9.28%) Regression Testing
12 6 (6.19%) Front End Development
13 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (4.12%) OOP
13 4 (4.12%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (98.97%) PHP
2 30 (30.93%) JavaScript
3 15 (15.46%) Python
4 12 (12.37%) Java
5 9 (9.28%) Ruby
6 5 (5.15%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.09%) SQL
8 2 (2.06%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.03%) C
9 1 (1.03%) C++
9 1 (1.03%) Go
9 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (13.40%) Docker
2 2 (2.06%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (9.28%) Grafana
1 9 (9.28%) Kibana
1 9 (9.28%) logstash
1 9 (9.28%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (9.28%) Puppet
1 9 (9.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Rackspace
2 4 (4.12%) SAP
3 2 (2.06%) Google
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle
4 1 (1.03%) Samsung
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