The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symfony
Rank 172 191 177
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs citing Symfony 20 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.31% 0.63% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £286 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £391 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1525 1741 1749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.10% 28.98% 30.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1241 1318 1398
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 19
Average hourly rate £43.00 £31.42 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.87% +58.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.96 £18.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £147.50 £74.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Symfony
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symfony across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Symfony Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 48 (97.96%) PHP
2 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (55.10%) OO
4 26 (53.06%) TDD
5 24 (48.98%) OO PHP
6 22 (44.90%) LAMP
6 22 (44.90%) MVC
6 22 (44.90%) MySQL
6 22 (44.90%) CSS
6 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
7 21 (42.86%) HTML
8 17 (34.69%) Zend
9 14 (28.57%) HTML5
10 13 (26.53%) CSS3
10 13 (26.53%) Scrum
11 12 (24.49%) JIRA
12 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
12 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
13 10 (20.41%) Backbone.js
14 9 (18.37%) REST
14 9 (18.37%) Web Services
15 8 (16.33%) XML
15 8 (16.33%) RESTful
15 8 (16.33%) CodeIgniter
15 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
15 8 (16.33%) Memcached
16 7 (14.29%) PHPUnit
16 7 (14.29%) JSON
16 7 (14.29%) jQuery
16 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (10.20%) Drupal
2 3 (6.12%) Node.js
3 2 (4.08%) SugarCRM
4 1 (2.04%) CMS
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) MySQL
2 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
3 6 (12.24%) Redis
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) JIRA
2 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.29%) PHPUnit
4 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.12%) Subversion
5 2 (4.08%) CasperJS
5 2 (4.08%) Selenium
6 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 5 (10.20%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (91.84%) Developer
2 36 (73.47%) PHP Developer
3 19 (38.78%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 9 (18.37%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Web Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Drupal Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Lead PHP Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Lead Developer
10 1 (2.04%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 1 (2.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.90%) CSS
1 22 (44.90%) LAMP
2 21 (42.86%) HTML
3 14 (28.57%) HTML5
4 13 (26.53%) CSS3
5 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
6 10 (20.41%) Backbone.js
7 9 (18.37%) REST
7 9 (18.37%) Web Services
8 8 (16.33%) XML
8 8 (16.33%) Memcached
8 8 (16.33%) CodeIgniter
8 8 (16.33%) RESTful
9 7 (14.29%) jQuery
9 7 (14.29%) JSON
10 3 (6.12%) CakePHP
10 3 (6.12%) Laravel
11 2 (4.08%) Doctrine
11 2 (4.08%) Ajax
12 1 (2.04%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Social Media
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Open Source
3 1 (2.04%) Blog
3 1 (2.04%) Social Network
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) UNIX
1 7 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (55.10%) OO
3 26 (53.06%) TDD
4 24 (48.98%) OO PHP
5 22 (44.90%) MVC
6 13 (26.53%) Scrum
7 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.24%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (10.20%) OOP
10 4 (8.16%) BDD
11 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
12 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
12 2 (4.08%) Web Development
12 2 (4.08%) CRM
12 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
12 2 (4.08%) Responsive Web Design
13 1 (2.04%) DevOps
13 1 (2.04%) SOA
13 1 (2.04%) UML
13 1 (2.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (97.96%) PHP
2 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.24%) PHP5
4 4 (8.16%) SQL
5 2 (4.08%) Java
6 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.04%) Ruby
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
6 1 (2.04%) C
6 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
1 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Zend
2 6 (12.24%) New Relic
3 3 (6.12%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Google
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