CakePHP is an open-source web, rapid development framework for PHP that provides an extensible architecture for developing, maintaining, and deploying applications
Zend Framework is an open source, object-oriented web application framework implemented in PHP 7.1 and licensed under the New BSD License. Zend Framework applications can run on any PHP stack that fulfills the technical requirements.
"Since cakephp seems to be much lighter than zend-framework i would suggest that you take a look at cakephp"
from question "Light PHP database-driven framework"