The first table below looks at the demand for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 373 367 398
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +31
Contract jobs citing Symfony 202 177 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 1.33% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 155 126
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £238 £250
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13758 13351 14136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.83% 28.66% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8961 8646 8788
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 264 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Symfony
UK

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in England

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in England

Symfony
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symfony across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Symfony Daily Rate Histogram in England

Symfony
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symfony across the England region.

Symfony Hourly Rate Trend in England

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
London +24 125 £350 +16.66% 63
South West -4 36 £375 +87.50% 11
South East -6 14 £300 +2.12% 23
East Midlands +3 6 £275 - 5
North West +2 6 £300 -4.00% 10
West Midlands -17 5 £375 - 3
East of England -21 4 £338 +12.50% 4
Yorkshire - - - - 3
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Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 412 (99.04%) PHP
2 234 (56.25%) Zend
3 232 (55.77%) MySQL
4 216 (51.92%) MVC
5 209 (50.24%) JavaScript
6 203 (48.80%) HTML
7 194 (46.63%) CSS
8 124 (29.81%) jQuery
9 114 (27.40%) OO
10 105 (25.24%) CodeIgniter
11 95 (22.84%) TDD
12 89 (21.39%) Git (software)
13 84 (20.19%) PHP5
14 83 (19.95%) Agile Software Development
15 71 (17.07%) OOP
16 67 (16.11%) Drupal
16 67 (16.11%) HTML5
17 63 (15.14%) LAMP
18 62 (14.90%) Linux
19 57 (13.70%) OO PHP
20 52 (12.50%) Subversion
20 52 (12.50%) Laravel
21 51 (12.26%) XML
21 51 (12.26%) Java
22 46 (11.06%) Scrum
22 46 (11.06%) CSS3
22 46 (11.06%) BDD
23 45 (10.82%) RESTful
24 43 (10.34%) CakePHP
24 43 (10.34%) Jenkins

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 67 (16.11%) Drupal
2 40 (9.62%) Apache
3 16 (3.85%) CMS
4 13 (3.13%) Node.js
5 11 (2.64%) WordPress
6 10 (2.40%) nginx
6 10 (2.40%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.20%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.72%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (0.48%) Magnolia
10 2 (0.48%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.24%) IIS
11 1 (0.24%) Confluence
11 1 (0.24%) concrete5
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (2.16%) Magento
2 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.09%) Rackspace Cloud
2 14 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.20%) GitHub
3 5 (1.20%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.24%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.24%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Heroku
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.16%) SSL
1 9 (2.16%) SSH
2 6 (1.44%) HTTP
3 2 (0.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (55.77%) MySQL
2 33 (7.93%) MongoDB
3 20 (4.81%) NoSQL
4 13 (3.13%) Big Data
5 10 (2.40%) Redis
6 9 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.20%) CouchDB
8 4 (0.96%) SQL Server
9 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.72%) Riak
9 3 (0.72%) BigTable
9 3 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.48%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 89 (21.39%) Git (software)
2 52 (12.50%) Subversion
3 43 (10.34%) Jenkins
4 37 (8.89%) PHPUnit
5 22 (5.29%) Behat
6 21 (5.05%) Selenium
7 11 (2.64%) JIRA
8 9 (2.16%) Hudson
9 6 (1.44%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.44%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.20%) Mercurial
10 5 (1.20%) Grunt
11 4 (0.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 3 (0.72%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.72%) PhantomJS
13 2 (0.48%) Jasmine
14 1 (0.24%) Redmine
14 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.24%) RubyGems
14 1 (0.24%) DbUnit
General
1 16 (3.85%) Finance
2 15 (3.61%) Marketing
3 12 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.68%) Games
5 6 (1.44%) Retail
6 5 (1.20%) French Language
7 4 (0.96%) Banking
8 3 (0.72%) Advertising
8 3 (0.72%) Publishing
9 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.48%) Back Office
9 2 (0.48%) Electronics
9 2 (0.48%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 394 (94.71%) Developer
2 333 (80.05%) PHP Developer
3 91 (21.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 52 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 50 (12.02%) Senior Developer
6 45 (10.82%) Senior PHP Developer
7 42 (10.10%) PHP Web Developer
8 27 (6.49%) PHP Zend Developer
9 20 (4.81%) Front-End Developer
10 19 (4.57%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 16 (3.85%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 14 (3.37%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 12 (2.88%) JavaScript Developer
14 11 (2.64%) Lead Developer
15 10 (2.40%) Architect
15 10 (2.40%) Software Engineer
15 10 (2.40%) Programmer
15 10 (2.40%) LAMP Developer
15 10 (2.40%) Lead PHP Developer
15 10 (2.40%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (48.80%) HTML
2 194 (46.63%) CSS
3 124 (29.81%) jQuery
4 105 (25.24%) CodeIgniter
5 67 (16.11%) HTML5
6 63 (15.14%) LAMP
7 52 (12.50%) Laravel
8 51 (12.26%) XML
9 46 (11.06%) CSS3
10 45 (10.82%) RESTful
11 43 (10.34%) CakePHP
12 40 (9.62%) Ajax
13 37 (8.89%) Web Services
14 33 (7.93%) JSON
15 29 (6.97%) Yii
16 28 (6.73%) Backbone.js
17 24 (5.77%) AngularJS
18 20 (4.81%) Zend Framework
19 17 (4.09%) REST
20 14 (3.37%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.37%) Open Source
2 10 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.16%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.92%) Social Media
5 6 (1.44%) Digital Media
5 6 (1.44%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.20%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.20%) Web 2.0
6 5 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.96%) DTV
7 4 (0.96%) Social Network
8 2 (0.48%) iPhone
9 1 (0.24%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.24%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.24%) GIS
9 1 (0.24%) Replication
9 1 (0.24%) W3C
9 1 (0.24%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 62 (14.90%) Linux
2 17 (4.09%) Apple iOS
3 12 (2.88%) UNIX
4 11 (2.64%) CentOS
4 11 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.40%) Android
6 4 (0.96%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.72%) Debian
8 2 (0.48%) Windows
9 1 (0.24%) Fedora
9 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (51.92%) MVC
2 114 (27.40%) OO
3 95 (22.84%) TDD
4 83 (19.95%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (17.07%) OOP
6 57 (13.70%) OO PHP
7 46 (11.06%) BDD
7 46 (11.06%) Scrum
8 36 (8.65%) Unit Testing
9 32 (7.69%) Web Development
10 26 (6.25%) E-Commerce
11 19 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (3.85%) Software Engineering
13 15 (3.61%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (2.88%) iOS Development
15 10 (2.40%) Pair Programming
15 10 (2.40%) Project Management
16 8 (1.92%) Migration
16 8 (1.92%) Analytics
16 8 (1.92%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 412 (99.04%) PHP
2 209 (50.24%) JavaScript
3 84 (20.19%) PHP5
4 51 (12.26%) Java
5 39 (9.38%) SQL
6 27 (6.49%) Ruby
7 26 (6.25%) Python
8 16 (3.85%) C++
9 8 (1.92%) C#
10 4 (0.96%) C
10 4 (0.96%) Perl
11 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.24%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (3.13%) Degree
2 5 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.40%) QA
2 4 (0.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (0.96%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (1.44%) Vagrant
2 5 (1.20%) Puppet
3 4 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.72%) Ansible
5 2 (0.48%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 234 (56.25%) Zend
2 19 (4.57%) Rackspace
3 12 (2.88%) Facebook
4 11 (2.64%) Twitter
5 9 (2.16%) Google
6 7 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.72%) New Relic
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle
8 2 (0.48%) SAP
8 2 (0.48%) Interwoven
9 1 (0.24%) Akamai
9 1 (0.24%) Appcelerator
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