The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 96 28 70
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +42
Contract jobs citing Zend 3 65 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.22% 5.34% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 12.92% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 61 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +92.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
575 503 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 42.37% 41.33% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 341 172
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 13
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £11.70 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.40 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Zend Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (94.12%) Doctrine
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (64.71%) MVC
5 10 (58.82%) MySQL
5 10 (58.82%) TDD
6 7 (41.18%) OOP
7 6 (35.29%) CSS
7 6 (35.29%) LAMP
7 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (35.29%) PHP5
7 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
8 5 (29.41%) Symfony
8 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 5 (29.41%) XML
8 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
8 5 (29.41%) BDD
9 4 (23.53%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (23.53%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (23.53%) PHPUnit
9 4 (23.53%) Planning Poker
9 4 (23.53%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (23.53%) Vagrant
9 4 (23.53%) OO
9 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
10 3 (17.65%) Marketing
11 2 (11.76%) jQuery
12 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
12 1 (5.88%) Web Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (5.88%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
1 16 (94.12%) PHP Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior PHP Developer
3 5 (29.41%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 5 (29.41%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (5.88%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) Doctrine
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) LAMP
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) Symfony
3 5 (29.41%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) MVC
3 10 (58.82%) TDD
4 7 (41.18%) OOP
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
6 5 (29.41%) BDD
7 4 (23.53%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (23.53%) Planning Poker
7 4 (23.53%) OO
7 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
8 1 (5.88%) Web Development
8 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
8 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Migration
8 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (35.29%) PHP5
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Vagrant
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