Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 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.

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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 51 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18 +7
Contract jobs citing Zend 2 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.55% 0.24% 3.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 0.47% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Watford median daily rate £500 £438 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +14.38% -
10th Percentile £450 £419 £336
90th Percentile £550 £456 £399
Hertfordshire median daily rate £500 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +42.86% -5.41% -26.00%
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 197 212 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 53.83% 51.08% 57.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 98 78
Watford median daily rate £420 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +32.81% -16.34%
10th Percentile £150 £211 £200
90th Percentile £550 £558 £516
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £403 £375
% change year-on-year -0.74% +7.47% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 4
Watford median hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.35% +12.73% +3.77%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.60 £12.22
90th Percentile £35.00 £18.50 £15.73
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £16.65 £15.00
% change year-on-year +4.01% +11.02% -28.35%

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Zend also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Zend.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) XSL

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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Magento Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Java