The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symfony
Rank - 67 60
Contract jobs citing Symfony 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.06% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.80 - -
Symfony
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
144 189 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.68% 23.39% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 140 103
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -53.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symfony across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symfony across the Birmingham region.

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Symfony also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Symfony.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Zend
2 2 (66.67%) Django
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Flask
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone SDK
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) BigMachines
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Siebel
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Eloqua

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Symfony also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Symfony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) BigMachines
1 1 (33.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Django
2 2 (66.67%) Flask
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone SDK
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Mason
3 1 (33.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Apex Code
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Siebel