Period
to 16 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 16 December 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 29 31
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 +7
Contract jobs citing Zend 5 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.18% 4.11% 3.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.42% 7.64% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Watford median daily rate £500 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £500 £360 £500
% change year-on-year +38.89% -28.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire 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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Watford.

All Vendors
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 207 157 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 48.71% 53.77% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 67 68
Watford median daily rate £419 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.16% -20.00% +14.09%
10th Percentile £163 £205 £212
90th Percentile £579 £518 £565
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £383 £425
% change year-on-year +4.58% -10.00% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 3
Watford median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £13.78 £12.41 £14.05
90th Percentile £18.75 £15.85 £26.95
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.17 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +18.40% -30.95% +31.25%

Zend
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Zend in Watford

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend in Watford

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Zend in Watford over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Zend in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Watford region with a requirement for Zend.

1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
1 5 (100.00%) Magento
2 4 (80.00%) OO PHP
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) XSL
3 3 (60.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (60.00%) nginx
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) ITSM
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

Zend
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (80.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Magento Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) XSL
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) OO PHP
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) ITSM
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript