The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 27 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 East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 51 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing Zend 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.24% 0.20% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.04% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +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 Oxfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 230 188 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.78% 37.83% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 150 169
Median daily rate £400 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 45
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.06% -42.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Zend
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend in Oxfordshire

Zend
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Oxford - 2 £325 - 2
Zend
South East

Zend
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Zend.

1 14 (100.00%) PHP
1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
1 14 (100.00%) Symfony
1 14 (100.00%) Laravel
2 13 (92.86%) Yii
2 13 (92.86%) Node.js
2 13 (92.86%) AngularJS
3 12 (85.71%) Apache
3 12 (85.71%) MVC
3 12 (85.71%) LAMP
3 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
3 12 (85.71%) Relational Database
4 11 (78.57%) Redis
4 11 (78.57%) Web Application Development
4 11 (78.57%) Ansible
4 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
4 11 (78.57%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (78.57%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (78.57%) LEMP Stack
4 11 (78.57%) LAPP Stack
4 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
4 11 (78.57%) nginx
4 11 (78.57%) Mercurial
4 11 (78.57%) CouchDB
4 11 (78.57%) Memcached
4 11 (78.57%) Puppet
4 11 (78.57%) MongoDB
4 11 (78.57%) NoSQL
4 11 (78.57%) Release Management

Zend
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (85.71%) Apache
2 11 (78.57%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
2 12 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 11 (78.57%) CouchDB
3 11 (78.57%) MongoDB
3 11 (78.57%) NoSQL
3 11 (78.57%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (78.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
2 11 (78.57%) Mercurial
2 11 (78.57%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (92.86%) PHP Developer
3 10 (71.43%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 10 (71.43%) Symfony Developer
4 9 (64.29%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Laravel
1 14 (100.00%) Symfony
2 13 (92.86%) AngularJS
2 13 (92.86%) Node.js
2 13 (92.86%) Yii
3 12 (85.71%) LAMP
4 11 (78.57%) LAPP Stack
4 11 (78.57%) LEMP Stack
4 11 (78.57%) Memcached
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) MVC
2 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
2 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (78.57%) OO
2 11 (78.57%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (78.57%) Refactoring
2 11 (78.57%) Release Management
2 11 (78.57%) Web Application Development
2 11 (78.57%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) Ansible
1 11 (78.57%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (78.57%) Puppet
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