The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Zend
Rank 69 86 79
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7  
Contract jobs citing Zend 20 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.94% 0.78% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 2.26% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 12
Median daily rate £415 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.77% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Zend is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 360 486 481
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 34.92% 34.49% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 328 312
Median daily rate £400 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +14.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 9
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.60% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £10.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £31.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Zend as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Zend in Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Zend in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend in Leeds

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Zend in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Zend.

1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (92.31%) Symfony
3 20 (76.92%) Laravel
4 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (65.38%) Java
5 17 (65.38%) MongoDB
5 17 (65.38%) NoSQL
6 16 (61.54%) Python
7 15 (57.69%) RESTful
8 14 (53.85%) MVC
9 13 (50.00%) Software Engineering
9 13 (50.00%) SQL
9 13 (50.00%) Django
10 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (46.15%) Redis
11 11 (42.31%) Flask
11 11 (42.31%) Regression Testing
12 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
12 10 (38.46%) JPA
12 10 (38.46%) PHPUnit
12 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
12 10 (38.46%) HTTP
12 10 (38.46%) EclipseLink
12 10 (38.46%) SOLID
13 6 (23.08%) MySQL
13 6 (23.08%) LAMP
14 5 (19.23%) Apache
14 5 (19.23%) Linux
14 5 (19.23%) SDLC
14 5 (19.23%) Amazon DynamoDB

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) Drupal
2 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.69%) WordPress
3 1 (3.85%) Tornado
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) MongoDB
1 17 (65.38%) NoSQL
2 12 (46.15%) Redis
3 6 (23.08%) MySQL
4 5 (19.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) PHPUnit
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Hudson
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (11.54%) Games
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
1 22 (84.62%) PHP Developer
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 2 (7.69%) PHP Software Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Python Developer
2 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
3 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Linux Developer
3 1 (3.85%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (3.85%) PHP Web Applications Developer
3 1 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (3.85%) Symfony Developer
3 1 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) Symfony
2 20 (76.92%) Laravel
3 15 (57.69%) RESTful
4 13 (50.00%) Django
5 11 (42.31%) Flask
6 10 (38.46%) EclipseLink
6 10 (38.46%) JPA
7 6 (23.08%) LAMP
8 4 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
9 2 (7.69%) CSS
9 2 (7.69%) CSS3
9 2 (7.69%) Doctrine
9 2 (7.69%) HTML
9 2 (7.69%) HTML5
9 2 (7.69%) jQuery
9 2 (7.69%) LESS
9 2 (7.69%) Node.js
9 2 (7.69%) Sass
9 2 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) MVC
3 13 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (42.31%) Regression Testing
6 10 (38.46%) SOLID
6 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
7 5 (19.23%) SDLC
8 2 (7.69%) OO
8 2 (7.69%) OO PHP
8 2 (7.69%) TDD
9 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Optimisation
9 1 (3.85%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (65.38%) Java
3 16 (61.54%) Python
4 13 (50.00%) SQL
5 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) ECMAScript
6 1 (3.85%) Groovy
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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