Period
to 10 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 6 months to 10 December 2018 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 151 165
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 +22
Contract jobs citing Zend 22 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.64% 0.066% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 0.17% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 7
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £488 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +21.12% +7.33%
10th Percentile £363 £464 £305
90th Percentile £425 £521 £430
Yorkshire median daily rate £394 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +21.23% -18.75% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,191 1,198 1,354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.73% 39.59% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 747 849
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £265 £251 £252
90th Percentile £575 £554 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.38% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 58 53
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.20 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.75% +9.23% -8.77%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.64 £9.30
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £23.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.70 £14.48
% change year-on-year +4.08% +1.52% +6.51%

Zend
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Zend as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Zend in West Yorkshire

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend in West Yorkshire

Zend
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Zend in West Yorkshire

Zend
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +17 21 £400 -17.95% 8
Zend
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Zend also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Zend.

1 22 (100.00%) PHP
1 22 (100.00%) MySQL
2 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 19 (86.36%) Doctrine
3 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (81.82%) PHP 7
3 18 (81.82%) TDD
3 18 (81.82%) Pair Programming
4 16 (72.73%) JIRA
4 16 (72.73%) Unit Testing
4 16 (72.73%) Domain-Driven Design
4 16 (72.73%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (72.73%) Confluence
4 16 (72.73%) Microservices
4 16 (72.73%) CQRS
4 16 (72.73%) Non-Functional Testing
4 16 (72.73%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (68.18%) Vagrant
5 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
5 15 (68.18%) PHPUnit
5 15 (68.18%) VMS
5 15 (68.18%) Selenium
6 8 (36.36%) CSS
7 7 (31.82%) HTML
8 5 (22.73%) HTML5
8 5 (22.73%) BDD
8 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (22.73%) CSS3

Zend
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 16 (72.73%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (72.73%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) MySQL
2 16 (72.73%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) JIRA
2 15 (68.18%) PHPUnit
2 15 (68.18%) Selenium
2 15 (68.18%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (90.91%) PHP Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) Doctrine
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) CSS3
4 5 (22.73%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) Dojo
5 1 (4.55%) LAMP
5 1 (4.55%) Laravel
5 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.55%) Zend Framework
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) VMS
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (81.82%) Pair Programming
2 18 (81.82%) TDD
3 16 (72.73%) CQRS
3 16 (72.73%) Domain-Driven Design
3 16 (72.73%) Microservices
3 16 (72.73%) Non-Functional Testing
3 16 (72.73%) Unit Testing
4 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
5 5 (22.73%) BDD
5 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
6 3 (13.64%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) Kanban
8 1 (4.55%) Migration
8 1 (4.55%) MVC
8 1 (4.55%) OOP
8 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
3 18 (81.82%) PHP 7
4 1 (4.55%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland