The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Zend
England / Yorkshire
Rank 107 116 119
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3  
Contract jobs citing Zend 19 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.89% 0.68% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 2.47% 1.69% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 14
Median daily rate £415 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +4.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £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 Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 770 1123 1108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 36.15% 40.05% 42.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 711 682
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 61 56
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.38 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Zend
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Zend
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zend in Yorkshire

Zend
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Zend 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 23 March 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +11 19 £415 -7.77% 7
Zend
England

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Zend.

1 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 23 (85.19%) Symfony
3 20 (74.07%) Laravel
4 17 (62.96%) MongoDB
4 17 (62.96%) NoSQL
4 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (55.56%) MVC
5 15 (55.56%) Java
5 15 (55.56%) RESTful
6 14 (51.85%) SQL
6 14 (51.85%) Python
7 13 (48.15%) Django
8 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (44.44%) Redis
9 11 (40.74%) Flask
9 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
9 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
10 10 (37.04%) JPA
10 10 (37.04%) PHPUnit
10 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
10 10 (37.04%) HTTP
10 10 (37.04%) Regression Testing
10 10 (37.04%) SOLID
10 10 (37.04%) EclipseLink
11 8 (29.63%) MySQL
12 7 (25.93%) LAMP
13 5 (18.52%) Apache
13 5 (18.52%) Linux
13 5 (18.52%) SDLC
13 5 (18.52%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.11%) WordPress
3 2 (7.41%) Drupal
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) Tornado
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) MongoDB
1 17 (62.96%) NoSQL
2 12 (44.44%) Redis
3 8 (29.63%) MySQL
4 5 (18.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) PHPUnit
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) Hudson
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (11.11%) Games
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
1 24 (88.89%) PHP Developer
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (7.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 2 (7.41%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 2 (7.41%) PHP Zend Developer
2 2 (7.41%) Python Developer
2 2 (7.41%) Symfony Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Consultant
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (3.70%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Linux Developer
3 1 (3.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (3.70%) PHP Software Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Applications Developer
3 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Web Consultant
3 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) Symfony
2 20 (74.07%) Laravel
3 15 (55.56%) RESTful
4 13 (48.15%) Django
5 11 (40.74%) Flask
6 10 (37.04%) EclipseLink
6 10 (37.04%) JPA
7 7 (25.93%) LAMP
8 4 (14.81%) CSS
8 4 (14.81%) HTML
9 3 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
9 3 (11.11%) XHTML
10 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
10 2 (7.41%) CSS3
10 2 (7.41%) Doctrine
10 2 (7.41%) HTML5
10 2 (7.41%) jQuery
10 2 (7.41%) LESS
10 2 (7.41%) Sass
11 1 (3.70%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) MVC
3 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
4 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
5 10 (37.04%) Regression Testing
5 10 (37.04%) SOLID
6 5 (18.52%) SDLC
7 4 (14.81%) TDD
8 2 (7.41%) OO
8 2 (7.41%) OO PHP
8 2 (7.41%) OOP
8 2 (7.41%) Scrum
9 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.70%) BDD
9 1 (3.70%) Content Management
9 1 (3.70%) Kanban
9 1 (3.70%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (55.56%) Java
3 14 (51.85%) Python
3 14 (51.85%) SQL
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) PHP 5
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