The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 29 June 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 Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 48 32
Rank change year-on-year +10 -16  
Contract jobs citing Zend 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.40% 0.26% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.76% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +23.84% -7.14%  
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 Sheffield.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 107 131 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 42.97% 34.66% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 196 146
Median daily rate £450 £440 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +36.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £309 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £755 £563 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £8.50 £9.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.70% -10.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £11.80 £12.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  

Zend
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Zend in Sheffield

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Zend.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js

Zend
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) gulp
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth2
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google