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 26 June 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.

Zend
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 - 104
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Zend 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.73% - 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 2.16% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £394
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 - £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 - £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +21.96% -5.71%  
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 370 525 663
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 33.85% 35.62% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 357 443
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 18
Median hourly rate £16.68 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.04% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.10 £9.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.94 £22.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Zend
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

Zend
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

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Zend in Leeds over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Zend in Leeds

Zend
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Zend in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (89.66%) Symfony
3 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (65.52%) Laravel
5 18 (62.07%) Java
6 17 (58.62%) Python
7 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
8 15 (51.72%) Software Engineering
9 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
10 13 (44.83%) RESTful
10 13 (44.83%) MongoDB
10 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
10 13 (44.83%) Regression Testing
10 13 (44.83%) MVC
11 9 (31.03%) PHPUnit
11 9 (31.03%) Django
12 8 (27.59%) CodeIgniter
12 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
12 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (27.59%) SQL
12 8 (27.59%) Redis
13 7 (24.14%) Flask
13 7 (24.14%) MySQL
13 7 (24.14%) Linux
14 6 (20.69%) ECMAScript
14 6 (20.69%) HTTP
14 6 (20.69%) LAMP
14 6 (20.69%) Groovy
14 6 (20.69%) Ruby
14 6 (20.69%) JPA

Zend
Co-occurring 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 (17.24%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) Drupal
2 2 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.90%) WordPress
3 1 (3.45%) Tornado
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) MongoDB
1 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
2 8 (27.59%) Redis
3 7 (24.14%) MySQL
4 5 (17.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) PHPUnit
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Hudson
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (13.79%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
1 24 (82.76%) PHP Developer
2 3 (10.34%) PHP Software Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) Linux Developer
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (3.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (3.45%) Python Developer
3 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
3 1 (3.45%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) Symfony
2 19 (65.52%) Laravel
3 13 (44.83%) RESTful
4 9 (31.03%) Django
5 8 (27.59%) CodeIgniter
6 7 (24.14%) Flask
7 6 (20.69%) EclipseLink
7 6 (20.69%) JPA
7 6 (20.69%) LAMP
8 4 (13.79%) CSS
8 4 (13.79%) HTML
9 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.34%) CSS3
9 3 (10.34%) Doctrine
9 3 (10.34%) HTML5
9 3 (10.34%) jQuery
9 3 (10.34%) Node.js
9 3 (10.34%) Sass
10 2 (6.90%) LESS
10 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.45%) BYOD
2 1 (3.45%) Fintech
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Software Engineering
3 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
4 13 (44.83%) MVC
4 13 (44.83%) Regression Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
6 6 (20.69%) SOLID
7 5 (17.24%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) OO
8 3 (10.34%) OO PHP
9 2 (6.90%) TDD
10 1 (3.45%) BDD
10 1 (3.45%) Database Optimisation
10 1 (3.45%) DevOps
10 1 (3.45%) OOP
10 1 (3.45%) Performance Optimisation
10 1 (3.45%) Refactoring
10 1 (3.45%) UX Design
10 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (62.07%) Java
3 17 (58.62%) Python
4 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
5 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 6 (20.69%) ECMAScript
6 6 (20.69%) Groovy
6 6 (20.69%) Ruby
6 6 (20.69%) Scala
7 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) C#
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle