The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zend
Rank 134 154 123
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Contract jobs citing Zend 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.12% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.30% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £363 £313 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% +0.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £294 £375
% change year-on-year
+29.36% -21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £9.50
Zend
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1107 1333 1057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.63% 41.47% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 819 578
Median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 100 77
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £12.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.49 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Zend as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Zend
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Zend Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Zend
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Zend Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Zend
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire +6 5 - - 2
North Yorkshire +3 2 £325 +3.91% 3
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Zend also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Zend.

1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 12 (85.71%) MySQL
3 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
5 7 (50.00%) OOP
6 6 (42.86%) Scrum
6 6 (42.86%) CMS
6 6 (42.86%) Ajax
7 5 (35.71%) JIRA
7 5 (35.71%) PHP 5
7 5 (35.71%) WordPress
7 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
7 5 (35.71%) Confluence
7 5 (35.71%) MVC
7 5 (35.71%) TDD
7 5 (35.71%) Content Management
7 5 (35.71%) XML
7 5 (35.71%) XHTML
7 5 (35.71%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
8 4 (28.57%) Linux
8 4 (28.57%) OO
9 3 (21.43%) Magento
9 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (21.43%) jQuery
9 3 (21.43%) Web Development
9 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
9 3 (21.43%) OO PHP

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) CMS
2 5 (35.71%) Confluence
2 5 (35.71%) WordPress
3 1 (7.14%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) GIS
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (92.86%) PHP Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) Web Consultant
5 3 (21.43%) Magento Developer
5 3 (21.43%) PHP Magento Developer
5 3 (21.43%) PHP Zend Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Magento Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Junior
7 1 (7.14%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) Ajax
3 5 (35.71%) XHTML
3 5 (35.71%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) LAMP
5 2 (14.29%) Zend Framework
6 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (7.14%) Django
6 1 (7.14%) Laravel
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) SOAP
6 1 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 7 (50.00%) OOP
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Content Management
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) OO PHP
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) PHP 5
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Sage