The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symfony
Rank 445 346 431
Rank change year-on-year
-99 +85
Contract jobs citing Symfony 134 217 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.45% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 1.63% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 172 75
Average daily rate
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£366 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £284 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13442 13306 11554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.32% 27.74% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8992 8932 7437
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 168 346
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £16.66 £17.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
London -25 80 £375 +7.14% 59
South East -17 15 £288 -11.53% 27
South West -8 13 £375 +2.04% 4
North West -17 8 £300 +9.09% 12
East of England +12 5 £300 +20.00% 6
Yorkshire -55 5 £335 -4.28% 8
West Midlands -7 4 £255 +2.00% 13
East Midlands -20 4 £338 -10.00% 5
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Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 255 (98.46%) PHP
2 159 (61.39%) HTML
3 143 (55.21%) CSS
4 130 (50.19%) MySQL
5 128 (49.42%) JavaScript
6 124 (47.88%) MVC
7 115 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
8 105 (40.54%) Zend
9 85 (32.82%) PHP5
10 78 (30.12%) HTML5
11 77 (29.73%) Laravel
12 73 (28.19%) Git (software)
13 71 (27.41%) LAMP
14 69 (26.64%) TDD
15 62 (23.94%) OO
16 56 (21.62%) AngularJS
17 52 (20.08%) Scrum
18 49 (18.92%) OOP
19 48 (18.53%) jQuery
20 46 (17.76%) CSS3
21 39 (15.06%) OO PHP
21 39 (15.06%) BDD
22 36 (13.90%) Linux
23 34 (13.13%) Doctrine
24 33 (12.74%) Apache
24 33 (12.74%) Drupal
25 29 (11.20%) Unit Testing
26 28 (10.81%) Puppet
27 26 (10.04%) PHPUnit
28 25 (9.65%) E-Commerce

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 33 (12.74%) Apache
1 33 (12.74%) Drupal
2 14 (5.41%) WordPress
3 13 (5.02%) Node.js
4 11 (4.25%) CMS
5 7 (2.70%) nginx
6 5 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.16%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.39%) JBoss
8 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 14 (5.41%) Magento
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (0.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) GitHub
3 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.86%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (1.54%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.39%) HTTP
3 1 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (50.19%) MySQL
2 21 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 16 (6.18%) Redis
4 15 (5.79%) NoSQL
4 15 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.93%) CouchDB
5 5 (1.93%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.77%) InfluxDB
6 2 (0.77%) BigTable
6 2 (0.77%) Riak
6 2 (0.77%) Big Data
6 2 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 73 (28.19%) Git (software)
2 26 (10.04%) PHPUnit
3 23 (8.88%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.56%) Subversion
5 15 (5.79%) Behat
6 9 (3.47%) JMeter
7 6 (2.32%) Selenium
7 6 (2.32%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.93%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.93%) Grunt
8 5 (1.93%) JIRA
9 4 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (1.54%) Hudson
9 4 (1.54%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.16%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.16%) Redmine
10 3 (1.16%) FogBugz
10 3 (1.16%) Trac
11 2 (0.77%) CasperJS
12 1 (0.39%) PhantomJS
General
1 18 (6.95%) Finance
2 6 (2.32%) Marketing
3 5 (1.93%) Publishing
4 4 (1.54%) Advertising
4 4 (1.54%) Retail
5 3 (1.16%) Games
5 3 (1.16%) Automotive
6 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.39%) Billing
7 1 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 237 (91.51%) Developer
2 170 (65.64%) PHP Developer
3 58 (22.39%) Senior Developer
4 39 (15.06%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 38 (14.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 17 (6.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 17 (6.56%) Drupal Developer
7 16 (6.18%) Web Developer
8 10 (3.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 8 (3.09%) LAMP Developer
10 7 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
10 7 (2.70%) Magento Developer
10 7 (2.70%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (1.93%) Front-End Developer
11 5 (1.93%) Java Developer
11 5 (1.93%) Lead Developer
12 4 (1.54%) Software Engineer
12 4 (1.54%) Software Developer
13 3 (1.16%) JavaScript Developer
13 3 (1.16%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (61.39%) HTML
2 143 (55.21%) CSS
3 78 (30.12%) HTML5
4 77 (29.73%) Laravel
5 71 (27.41%) LAMP
6 56 (21.62%) AngularJS
7 48 (18.53%) jQuery
8 46 (17.76%) CSS3
9 34 (13.13%) Doctrine
10 23 (8.88%) CodeIgniter
11 21 (8.11%) REST
12 18 (6.95%) Backbone.js
13 17 (6.56%) Yii
13 17 (6.56%) RESTful
14 15 (5.79%) Web Services
15 14 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (4.25%) Gherkin
16 11 (4.25%) XML
17 9 (3.47%) CakePHP
17 9 (3.47%) Drush
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.86%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.09%) Digital Media
2 8 (3.09%) Open Source
3 7 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.93%) User Experience
5 2 (0.77%) Internet of Things
5 2 (0.77%) Graphic Design
5 2 (0.77%) Mobile Games
5 2 (0.77%) Social Media
6 1 (0.39%) Clustering
6 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.39%) Photography
6 1 (0.39%) Statistics
6 1 (0.39%) Interactive TV
6 1 (0.39%) NHS
6 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.90%) Linux
2 8 (3.09%) UNIX
3 5 (1.93%) Android
3 5 (1.93%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.16%) CentOS
4 3 (1.16%) Windows
5 1 (0.39%) Debian
5 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (47.88%) MVC
2 115 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (26.64%) TDD
4 62 (23.94%) OO
5 52 (20.08%) Scrum
6 49 (18.92%) OOP
7 39 (15.06%) OO PHP
7 39 (15.06%) BDD
8 29 (11.20%) Unit Testing
9 25 (9.65%) E-Commerce
10 20 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (7.34%) Software Engineering
12 15 (5.79%) DevOps
13 13 (5.02%) Mentoring
14 11 (4.25%) Web Development
15 8 (3.09%) SOA
15 8 (3.09%) Responsive Web Design
16 7 (2.70%) CRM
17 6 (2.32%) Pair Programming
18 5 (1.93%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 255 (98.46%) PHP
2 128 (49.42%) JavaScript
3 85 (32.82%) PHP5
4 23 (8.88%) SQL
5 17 (6.56%) Java
6 5 (1.93%) Ruby
6 5 (1.93%) Python
7 4 (1.54%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.54%) C
8 3 (1.16%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.77%) C++
9 2 (0.77%) Perl
9 2 (0.77%) PHP4
10 1 (0.39%) Go
Qualifications
1 17 (6.56%) Degree
2 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 14 (5.41%) Varnish
2 2 (0.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (10.81%) Puppet
2 17 (6.56%) Vagrant
3 9 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.77%) Kibana
5 1 (0.39%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.39%) collectd
5 1 (0.39%) Ansible
5 1 (0.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 105 (40.54%) Zend
2 5 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (1.54%) Google
4 3 (1.16%) Twitter
4 3 (1.16%) HP
5 2 (0.77%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.39%) New Relic
6 1 (0.39%) SAP
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.39%) Apple
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