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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 372 420 445
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +25
Contract jobs citing Symfony 241 153 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 1.09% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 121 81
Average daily rate
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£364 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.67% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £345
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
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
14334 14010 14522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.99% 29.19% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9604 9318 8834
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 252 361
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +51 149 £375 +15.38% 61
South East -9 37 £330 +1.53% 15
South West -26 18 £375 +50.00% 10
West Midlands -2 13 £375 +25.00% 9
East of England -14 8 £319 +11.84% 6
North East - 8 £250 -
Yorkshire -11 6 £320 +60.00% 9
East Midlands -8 1 - - 1
North West -14 1 £275 - 12
Symfony
UK

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 428 (99.53%) PHP
2 268 (62.33%) MySQL
3 228 (53.02%) Zend
4 223 (51.86%) JavaScript
5 215 (50.00%) MVC
6 194 (45.12%) HTML
7 188 (43.72%) CSS
8 181 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
9 139 (32.33%) OO
10 119 (27.67%) Git (software)
11 115 (26.74%) TDD
12 108 (25.12%) jQuery
13 102 (23.72%) LAMP
14 96 (22.33%) CodeIgniter
15 95 (22.09%) Laravel
16 87 (20.23%) Linux
17 86 (20.00%) PHP5
18 77 (17.91%) OO PHP
19 70 (16.28%) HTML5
20 69 (16.05%) OOP
21 65 (15.12%) Subversion
22 61 (14.19%) Apache
22 61 (14.19%) BDD
23 58 (13.49%) AngularJS
24 55 (12.79%) Backbone.js
24 55 (12.79%) Java
25 53 (12.33%) PHPUnit
25 53 (12.33%) CakePHP
26 51 (11.86%) Scrum
27 48 (11.16%) Web Services

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 61 (14.19%) Apache
2 37 (8.60%) Drupal
3 22 (5.12%) CMS
4 17 (3.95%) WordPress
5 16 (3.72%) Node.js
6 12 (2.79%) Apache Solr
7 8 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.40%) Joomla!
9 5 (1.16%) nginx
9 5 (1.16%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (0.47%) concrete5
11 1 (0.23%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.23%) Confluence
11 1 (0.23%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.23%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (1.40%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.63%) Magento
2 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.86%) Rackspace Cloud
2 5 (1.16%) GitHub
3 4 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.70%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.79%) HTTP
2 6 (1.40%) SSL
2 6 (1.40%) Internet
3 4 (0.93%) SSH
4 1 (0.23%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.23%) PBX
4 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (62.33%) MySQL
2 38 (8.84%) NoSQL
3 35 (8.14%) MongoDB
4 26 (6.05%) Redis
5 13 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (3.02%) Big Data
6 12 (2.79%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.86%) SQL Server
8 6 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.70%) CouchDB
9 3 (0.70%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.47%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.47%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.23%) BigTable
11 1 (0.23%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.23%) Riak
Development Applications
1 119 (27.67%) Git (software)
2 65 (15.12%) Subversion
3 53 (12.33%) PHPUnit
4 33 (7.67%) JIRA
5 29 (6.74%) Jenkins
6 21 (4.88%) Selenium
7 18 (4.19%) Behat
8 16 (3.72%) Cucumber
8 16 (3.72%) Mercurial
9 14 (3.26%) Hudson
10 9 (2.09%) Grunt
11 7 (1.63%) Yeoman
12 6 (1.40%) Bower
13 3 (0.70%) PhantomJS
13 3 (0.70%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.47%) Bazaar
14 2 (0.47%) Xdebug
15 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
15 1 (0.23%) Jasmine
15 1 (0.23%) DbUnit
General
1 29 (6.74%) Marketing
2 20 (4.65%) Finance
3 9 (2.09%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.40%) French Language
4 6 (1.40%) Banking
5 4 (0.93%) Advertising
5 4 (0.93%) Publishing
6 3 (0.70%) Games
6 3 (0.70%) Retail
7 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.47%) Electronics
8 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 411 (95.58%) Developer
2 316 (73.49%) PHP Developer
3 84 (19.53%) Senior Developer
3 84 (19.53%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 72 (16.74%) Senior PHP Developer
5 36 (8.37%) Web Developer
6 26 (6.05%) JavaScript Developer
7 18 (4.19%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 18 (4.19%) Front-End Developer
8 17 (3.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 16 (3.72%) PHP Web Developer
10 10 (2.33%) Senior Web Developer
10 10 (2.33%) LAMP Developer
10 10 (2.33%) Drupal Developer
11 8 (1.86%) Lead Developer
11 8 (1.86%) Lead PHP Developer
12 7 (1.63%) PHP Zend Developer
12 7 (1.63%) Programmer
12 7 (1.63%) Software Developer
12 7 (1.63%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (45.12%) HTML
2 188 (43.72%) CSS
3 108 (25.12%) jQuery
4 102 (23.72%) LAMP
5 96 (22.33%) CodeIgniter
6 95 (22.09%) Laravel
7 70 (16.28%) HTML5
8 58 (13.49%) AngularJS
9 55 (12.79%) Backbone.js
10 53 (12.33%) CakePHP
11 48 (11.16%) Web Services
12 47 (10.93%) XML
12 47 (10.93%) CSS3
13 43 (10.00%) RESTful
14 39 (9.07%) JSON
15 35 (8.14%) Yii
16 33 (7.67%) Ajax
17 28 (6.51%) REST
18 26 (6.05%) SOAP
19 22 (5.12%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.30%) Open Source
2 18 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.56%) Social Media
5 8 (1.86%) E-Learning
5 8 (1.86%) SCORM
6 7 (1.63%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.16%) Social Network
8 5 (1.16%) Learning Management System
8 5 (1.16%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.16%) Web 2.0
8 5 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.93%) DTV
9 4 (0.93%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.93%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.93%) User Experience
10 3 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.47%) Animation
12 1 (0.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 87 (20.23%) Linux
2 28 (6.51%) UNIX
3 11 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (2.33%) CentOS
5 7 (1.63%) Windows
6 6 (1.40%) Android
7 5 (1.16%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.93%) Debian
9 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (50.00%) MVC
2 181 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (32.33%) OO
4 115 (26.74%) TDD
5 77 (17.91%) OO PHP
6 69 (16.05%) OOP
7 61 (14.19%) BDD
8 51 (11.86%) Scrum
9 40 (9.30%) Unit Testing
10 39 (9.07%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (7.67%) E-Commerce
12 25 (5.81%) Software Engineering
13 18 (4.19%) Web Development
14 16 (3.72%) Pair Programming
15 14 (3.26%) Release Management
15 14 (3.26%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (2.33%) Performance Testing
16 10 (2.33%) Mentoring
16 10 (2.33%) Project Management
17 9 (2.09%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 428 (99.53%) PHP
2 223 (51.86%) JavaScript
3 86 (20.00%) PHP5
4 55 (12.79%) Java
5 40 (9.30%) Python
6 37 (8.60%) SQL
7 29 (6.74%) Ruby
8 17 (3.95%) C++
9 12 (2.79%) C#
10 9 (2.09%) C
10 9 (2.09%) Perl
11 5 (1.16%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.70%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.23%) PHP4
14 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (2.09%) Degree
2 2 (0.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.02%) QA
2 4 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.16%) Varnish
2 2 (0.47%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (1.16%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.70%) Ansible
3 3 (0.70%) Capistrano
3 3 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 228 (53.02%) Zend
2 11 (2.56%) Facebook
3 9 (2.09%) Rackspace
3 9 (2.09%) New Relic
4 7 (1.63%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.63%) Google
5 6 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.40%) Twitter
6 4 (0.93%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.70%) Siebel
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle
8 2 (0.47%) SAP
8 2 (0.47%) Akamai
9 1 (0.23%) SendGrid
9 1 (0.23%) Interwoven
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kent
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day £350 to £500
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Rate: £150 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 6mths rolling contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 200-300 Per Day
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Altrincham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago