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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symfony
Rank 118 147 103
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -44
Contract jobs citing Symfony 12 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.45% 0.063% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 0.23% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 6
Average daily rate
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£213 £250 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -15.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £250 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
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England

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
782 869 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.38% 27.51% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 489 356
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 37 33
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.14% +2.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £26.00 £27.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +10 8 £195 -22.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £300 - 1
Suffolk - - - -
East Anglia - - - -
Essex - - - - 2
Bedfordshire - - - -
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 16 (72.73%) CSS
4 15 (68.18%) MySQL
5 14 (63.64%) Laravel
6 13 (59.09%) OOP
7 12 (54.55%) MVC
8 10 (45.45%) HTML5
9 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
9 9 (40.91%) PHP5
10 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
11 7 (31.82%) Apache
12 6 (27.27%) LAMP
12 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (27.27%) jQuery
12 6 (27.27%) Drupal
13 5 (22.73%) nginx
13 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
13 5 (22.73%) Linux
14 4 (18.18%) Subversion
14 4 (18.18%) RESTful
14 4 (18.18%) PHPUnit
14 4 (18.18%) Zend
14 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
15 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
15 3 (13.64%) Yii
15 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
16 2 (9.09%) Internet
16 2 (9.09%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (31.82%) Apache
2 6 (27.27%) Drupal
3 5 (22.73%) nginx
4 2 (9.09%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Redis
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Subversion
2 4 (18.18%) PHPUnit
3 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) PHP Developer
3 6 (27.27%) PHP Web Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 4 (18.18%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Magento Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 16 (72.73%) CSS
3 14 (63.64%) Laravel
4 10 (45.45%) HTML5
5 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (27.27%) LAMP
6 6 (27.27%) jQuery
7 4 (18.18%) RESTful
8 3 (13.64%) Yii
9 2 (9.09%) CSS3
9 2 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (9.09%) Doctrine
9 2 (9.09%) J2EE
10 1 (4.55%) Memcached
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) OOP
2 12 (54.55%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Web Design
5 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Android Development
5 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) UML
5 2 (9.09%) Stress Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) PHP5
4 2 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Zend
2 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter