The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 18 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 Leicestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 37 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Zend 10 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.81% 3.17% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.13% 6.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 0
Average daily rate £300 £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
163 109 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.79% 49.32% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 40 37
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 8
Average hourly rate £13.75 £16.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +68.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £24.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Zend
East Midlands

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Zend
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester -11 2 £300 +33.33%
Zend
East Midlands

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 26 (100.00%) HTML
1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (92.31%) CSS
3 21 (80.77%) MySQL
4 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
5 14 (53.85%) jQuery
5 14 (53.85%) HTML5
5 14 (53.85%) CSS3
6 13 (50.00%) OO
7 11 (42.31%) CodeIgniter
7 11 (42.31%) Scrum
8 10 (38.46%) Zend Framework
9 8 (30.77%) OOP
10 6 (23.08%) PHPUnit
11 5 (19.23%) WordPress
11 5 (19.23%) Android
11 5 (19.23%) Ajax
11 5 (19.23%) Android Development
11 5 (19.23%) Apple
11 5 (19.23%) SQL
11 5 (19.23%) XML
11 5 (19.23%) XHTML
12 3 (11.54%) Oracle CRM
12 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (11.54%) TDD
12 3 (11.54%) JD Edwards
12 3 (11.54%) CRM
12 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 3 (11.54%) .NET
12 3 (11.54%) Java

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (19.23%) WordPress
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (11.54%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) PHPUnit
2 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (80.77%) PHP Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 4 (15.38%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) PHP Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 24 (92.31%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) jQuery
3 14 (53.85%) HTML5
3 14 (53.85%) CSS3
4 11 (42.31%) CodeIgniter
5 10 (38.46%) Zend Framework
6 5 (19.23%) Ajax
6 5 (19.23%) XML
6 5 (19.23%) XHTML
7 3 (11.54%) .NET
7 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (7.69%) REST
8 2 (7.69%) Symfony
8 2 (7.69%) Laravel
8 2 (7.69%) SOAP
8 2 (7.69%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) OO
2 11 (42.31%) Scrum
3 8 (30.77%) OOP
4 5 (19.23%) Android Development
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) B2C
6 2 (7.69%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) SEO
7 1 (3.85%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Apple
2 3 (11.54%) JD Edwards
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter
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