Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Zend Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Zend Framework over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 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.

Zend Framework
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 856 755 804
Rank change year-on-year -101 +49 -75
Contract jobs citing Zend Framework 14 89 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.092% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.044% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 72 59
UK median daily rate £385 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £247
90th Percentile £480 £531 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £373 £338
% change year-on-year -6.71% +10.37% -15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Zend Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 31,912 30,450 31,261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.10% 31.45% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,768 20,957 21,585
UK median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £278
90th Percentile £625 £590 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +1.46% +5.13% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 345 587
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.25 £15.17
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.00 £55.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% +8.70%

Zend Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Zend Framework in the UK

Zend Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend Framework in the UK

Zend Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Zend Framework over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Zend Framework in the UK

Zend Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Zend Framework in the UK

Zend Framework
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend Framework within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
England -81 14 £385 -3.75% 18
London -60 8 £425 +2.41% 6
UK excluding London -33 6 £348 -6.71% 13
South East -19 3 £320 -14.67% 3
South West +1 2 £375 +30.43% 3
North of England +24 1 £475 +40.74% 2
North West -4 1 £475 +35.71% 1

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Zend Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Zend Framework.

1 14 (100.00%) Zend
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) PHP
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 12 (85.71%) jQuery
4 11 (78.57%) HTML5
4 11 (78.57%) CSS3
4 11 (78.57%) OO
5 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (64.29%) OO PHP
6 8 (57.14%) MVC
7 7 (50.00%) MySQL
8 6 (42.86%) Linux
8 6 (42.86%) LAMP
8 6 (42.86%) Web Development
8 6 (42.86%) Web Application Development
8 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
9 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
9 5 (35.71%) Sass
9 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
10 4 (28.57%) GitHub
10 4 (28.57%) WordPress
10 4 (28.57%) Open Source
10 4 (28.57%) Ajax
10 4 (28.57%) Intranet
10 4 (28.57%) Grunt
10 4 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
11 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
11 3 (21.43%) Oracle

Zend Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (28.57%) WordPress
2 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) GitHub
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Intranet
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Grunt
3 3 (21.43%) PHPUnit
4 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (14.29%) Bower
4 2 (14.29%) git-flow
4 2 (14.29%) gulp
4 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (14.29%) Mocha
4 2 (14.29%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (14.29%) webpack
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Salesforce Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Salesforce Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior WordPress Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) jQuery
3 11 (78.57%) CSS3
3 11 (78.57%) HTML5
4 6 (42.86%) LAMP
5 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 5 (35.71%) Sass
6 4 (28.57%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) Angular 2
7 2 (14.29%) Chai
7 2 (14.29%) LESS
7 2 (14.29%) Node.js
7 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (14.29%) RESTful
7 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (14.29%) Visualforce
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 1 (7.14%) Laravel
8 1 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) OO
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) OO PHP
3 8 (57.14%) MVC
4 6 (42.86%) Web Application Development
4 6 (42.86%) Web Development
5 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (28.57%) Open Source
7 2 (14.29%) A/B Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) BDD
7 2 (14.29%) Code Optimisation
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (14.29%) Microservices
7 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (14.29%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
1 13 (92.86%) PHP
2 3 (21.43%) PHP 5
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Apex Code
3 2 (14.29%) Erlang
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Python
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Zend
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) Optimizely
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com