The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symfony
Rank 127 141 120
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Contract jobs citing Symfony 18 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.58% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% 0.73% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £319 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £300 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £395 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £255
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +37.25%
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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
881 958 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.25% 30.54% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 596 376
Average daily rate £365 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 32
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -19.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £15.00 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £43.26 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Symfony
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symfony across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Symfony Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -5 6 £328 +9.16%
Hertfordshire +5 5 - -
Norfolk - 5 £350 -
Essex - 2 £248 - 1
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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%) MySQL
3 16 (66.67%) HTML
3 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
5 12 (50.00%) Linux
5 12 (50.00%) Drupal
6 9 (37.50%) CSS
6 9 (37.50%) Web Development
6 9 (37.50%) MVC
7 8 (33.33%) Subversion
7 8 (33.33%) OO
7 8 (33.33%) Zend
7 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 8 (33.33%) Laravel
8 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (25.00%) jQuery
8 6 (25.00%) Apache
8 6 (25.00%) .NET
8 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (25.00%) Apple
9 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
9 5 (20.83%) CMS
9 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (20.83%) Refactoring
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (20.83%) Release Management
9 5 (20.83%) PHP5
9 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
9 5 (20.83%) Yii

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 12 (50.00%) Drupal
2 6 (25.00%) Apache
3 5 (20.83%) CMS
3 5 (20.83%) nginx
4 3 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) MySQL
2 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
3 5 (20.83%) Redis
3 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (20.83%) CouchDB
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (33.33%) Subversion
3 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (20.83%) Mercurial
4 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.33%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (79.17%) PHP Developer
3 6 (25.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (4.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) HTML
2 9 (37.50%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) Laravel
4 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (25.00%) .NET
4 6 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (20.83%) Memcached
5 5 (20.83%) Yii
6 4 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (12.50%) XSLT
7 3 (12.50%) XHTML
7 3 (12.50%) LAMP
7 3 (12.50%) Ajax
7 3 (12.50%) JSON
8 2 (8.33%) HTML5
9 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) MVC
1 9 (37.50%) Web Development
2 8 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.83%) Refactoring
3 5 (20.83%) Release Management
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
3 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (12.50%) Open Source
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.50%) OOD
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) PHP5
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Java
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
1 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Zend
2 6 (25.00%) Apple
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft