The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symfony
Rank 40 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Symfony 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.81% 0.29% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 0.69% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£225 £250 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
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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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
108 145 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 29.27% 41.43% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 92 45
Average daily rate £325 £311 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -11.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £429 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Symfony
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) OOP
2 6 (75.00%) Laravel
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) LAMP
4 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) PHP5

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Laravel
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) LAMP
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OOP
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PHP5