The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 40 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Zend 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.11% 0.66% 1.61%
As % of the Vendors category 2.86% 1.59% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- -66.66%
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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 Leicestershire region.

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 126 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.75% 41.86% 35.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 48 42
Average daily rate £275 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.50 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £37.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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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

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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

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Zend Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP