The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 63 58 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Symfony 10 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.08% 0.58% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.55% 2.55% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 2
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £375 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Symfony
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
282 157 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 30.52% 22.89% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 125 105
Average daily rate £388 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 5
Average hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 24 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (75.00%) MVC
4 16 (66.67%) Zend
4 16 (66.67%) Doctrine
5 10 (41.67%) HTML
5 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (41.67%) MySQL
5 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
6 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
7 8 (33.33%) LAMP
7 8 (33.33%) CSS
7 8 (33.33%) TDD
8 7 (29.17%) PHP5
9 6 (25.00%) Scrum
9 6 (25.00%) OO
9 6 (25.00%) Web Services
9 6 (25.00%) OO PHP
9 6 (25.00%) JIRA
10 5 (20.83%) HTML5
11 4 (16.67%) Memcached
11 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
11 4 (16.67%) Redis
11 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (16.67%) New Relic
11 4 (16.67%) XML
11 4 (16.67%) UNIX
11 4 (16.67%) Linux
11 4 (16.67%) JSON
11 4 (16.67%) RESTful

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (95.83%) PHP Developer
3 12 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 12 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (25.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 2 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (8.33%) PHP Zend Developer
5 2 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead PHP Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) Doctrine
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) LAMP
3 8 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (25.00%) Web Services
5 5 (20.83%) HTML5
6 4 (16.67%) Memcached
6 4 (16.67%) XML
6 4 (16.67%) JSON
6 4 (16.67%) RESTful
7 3 (12.50%) CSS3
8 2 (8.33%) Sass
8 2 (8.33%) LESS
8 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.33%) REST
8 2 (8.33%) SOAP
8 2 (8.33%) CakePHP
9 1 (4.17%) Ajax
9 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) UNIX
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) MVC
3 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (25.00%) OO PHP
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (12.50%) OOP
8 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
9 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Zend
2 4 (16.67%) New Relic
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago