The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 16 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 West Yorkshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 52 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -1
Contract jobs citing Zend 62 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.38% 0.59% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 8.15% 1.48% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 7 10
Average daily rate £350 £280 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.84%
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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
761 539 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.54% 39.90% 42.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 234 336
Average daily rate £350 £311 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £176 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 41 31
Average hourly rate £11.43 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £8.76 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.08 £34.00 £21.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Zend
Yorkshire

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Zend
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Zend across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Zend Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Zend
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Zend Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Zend
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +29 59 £375 +33.92% 15
Bradford +8 8 £350 -
Wakefield - - - -
Zend
Yorkshire

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 76 (100.00%) PHP
2 48 (63.16%) MVC
3 34 (44.74%) Symfony
4 26 (34.21%) MySQL
5 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
6 23 (30.26%) CodeIgniter
7 22 (28.95%) HTML
7 22 (28.95%) CSS
8 19 (25.00%) TDD
9 17 (22.37%) jQuery
9 17 (22.37%) Java
10 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (19.74%) Drupal
12 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
12 10 (13.16%) OOP
12 10 (13.16%) OO
12 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
13 8 (10.53%) PHP5
13 8 (10.53%) LAMP
14 6 (7.89%) Zend Framework
15 5 (6.58%) Apache
15 5 (6.58%) Magento
15 5 (6.58%) HTML5
16 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
16 4 (5.26%) Linux
16 4 (5.26%) Web Services
17 3 (3.95%) HTTP
17 3 (3.95%) Internet
17 3 (3.95%) SOAP
17 3 (3.95%) SugarCRM

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 15 (19.74%) Drupal
2 5 (6.58%) Apache
3 3 (3.95%) SugarCRM
3 3 (3.95%) Moodle
4 1 (1.32%) CMS
4 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) HTTP
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (34.21%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.32%) JMeter
2 1 (1.32%) Selenium
2 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.32%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (93.42%) Developer
2 60 (78.95%) PHP Developer
3 29 (38.16%) Web Developer
4 19 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (19.74%) PHP Zend Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Front-End Developer
7 9 (11.84%) Front-End Web Developer
7 9 (11.84%) UI Programmer
7 9 (11.84%) UI Developer
8 7 (9.21%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 7 (9.21%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Senior PHP Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.63%) MySQL Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Architect
10 2 (2.63%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 1 (1.32%) Test Leader
11 1 (1.32%) Agile Test Analyst
11 1 (1.32%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (44.74%) Symfony
2 23 (30.26%) CodeIgniter
3 22 (28.95%) HTML
3 22 (28.95%) CSS
4 17 (22.37%) jQuery
5 8 (10.53%) LAMP
6 6 (7.89%) Zend Framework
7 5 (6.58%) HTML5
8 4 (5.26%) Web Services
9 3 (3.95%) SOAP
9 3 (3.95%) REST
9 3 (3.95%) CSS3
10 2 (2.63%) Laravel
10 2 (2.63%) Sass
10 2 (2.63%) XML
11 1 (1.32%) CakePHP
11 1 (1.32%) LESS
11 1 (1.32%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Open Source
2 1 (1.32%) Replication
2 1 (1.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (63.16%) MVC
2 19 (25.00%) TDD
3 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.16%) OOP
4 10 (13.16%) OO
4 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
5 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.63%) Web Development
6 2 (2.63%) BDD
6 2 (2.63%) OO PHP
7 1 (1.32%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) PHP
2 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.37%) Java
4 8 (10.53%) PHP5
5 1 (1.32%) PHP4
5 1 (1.32%) C++
5 1 (1.32%) Python
5 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (1.32%) Google
1 1 (1.32%) Facebook
1 1 (1.32%) Twitter
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