The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 97 95 112
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing Zend 1 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.059% 0.51% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 1.17% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 7
Average daily rate
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£313 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £285 £270
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 £22.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-57.30% -11.00%
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Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
734 685 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.28% 43.66% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 354 413
Average daily rate £338 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £196 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 42 40
Average hourly rate £10.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

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

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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

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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

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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 1 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -6 1 £313 +13.63% 4
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 67 (100.00%) PHP
2 47 (70.15%) MVC
3 33 (49.25%) Symfony
4 25 (37.31%) MySQL
5 23 (34.33%) CodeIgniter
6 22 (32.84%) TDD
7 17 (25.37%) Java
8 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
8 16 (23.88%) Drupal
9 14 (20.90%) HTML
9 14 (20.90%) CSS
9 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
10 12 (17.91%) OOP
10 12 (17.91%) jQuery
11 11 (16.42%) PHP5
12 9 (13.43%) Jenkins
12 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (11.94%) OO
13 8 (11.94%) Magento
14 7 (10.45%) Zend Framework
15 6 (8.96%) Apache
15 6 (8.96%) LAMP
16 5 (7.46%) Web Development
16 5 (7.46%) SOAP
16 5 (7.46%) Web Services
16 5 (7.46%) HTML5
17 4 (5.97%) Moodle
17 4 (5.97%) Internet
17 4 (5.97%) SugarCRM
18 3 (4.48%) Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 16 (23.88%) Drupal
2 6 (8.96%) Apache
3 4 (5.97%) SugarCRM
3 4 (5.97%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) Internet
2 3 (4.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.99%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 66 (98.51%) Developer
2 62 (92.54%) PHP Developer
3 26 (38.81%) Web Developer
4 23 (34.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 20 (29.85%) PHP Zend Developer
6 7 (10.45%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 7 (10.45%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Magento Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.49%) PHP Magento Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (49.25%) Symfony
2 23 (34.33%) CodeIgniter
3 14 (20.90%) HTML
3 14 (20.90%) CSS
4 12 (17.91%) jQuery
5 7 (10.45%) Zend Framework
6 6 (8.96%) LAMP
7 5 (7.46%) HTML5
7 5 (7.46%) SOAP
7 5 (7.46%) Web Services
8 3 (4.48%) REST
8 3 (4.48%) CSS3
9 2 (2.99%) XML
9 2 (2.99%) Sass
10 1 (1.49%) LESS
10 1 (1.49%) Zurb Foundation
10 1 (1.49%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.49%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (70.15%) MVC
2 22 (32.84%) TDD
3 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
4 12 (17.91%) OOP
5 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.94%) OO
7 5 (7.46%) Web Development
8 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.99%) BDD
9 2 (2.99%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (25.37%) Java
3 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.42%) PHP5
5 1 (1.49%) C++
5 1 (1.49%) Python
5 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (1.49%) Google
1 1 (1.49%) Facebook
1 1 (1.49%) Twitter
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