The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bradford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 12 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing Zend 10 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 7.30% 0.66% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 19.23% 1.15% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Average daily rate £350 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £275
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- +182.05%
Vendors Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52 87 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 37.96% 57.62% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 26
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £464 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Average hourly rate £11.75 £12.42 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.39% -14.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.43 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £28.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Zend
West Yorkshire

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Zend across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Zend across the Bradford region.

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Zend
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Zend also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Zend.

1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Symfony
2 7 (70.00%) CodeIgniter
2 7 (70.00%) Drupal
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) TDD

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Zend also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Zend. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 10 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 10 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 7 (70.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 7 (70.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Symfony
1 7 (70.00%) CodeIgniter
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP