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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 370 409 440
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +31
Contract jobs citing Symfony 238 156 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 1.12% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 123 72
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £193 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £356
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.78%
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
14397 13957 14126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.01% 29.13% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9732 9259 8589
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 £260
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 158 254 347
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £19.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 24 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 24 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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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 +46 146 £375 +15.38% 55
South East -4 39 £330 +10.00% 19
South West -26 17 £375 +50.00% 12
West Midlands -6 13 £375 +25.00% 6
North East - 8 £250 -
Yorkshire -7 7 £320 +42.22% 11
East of England -14 6 £300 +5.26% 6
East Midlands -5 1 - - 1
North West -8 1 £275 - 12
Symfony
UK

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 438 (99.55%) PHP
2 275 (62.50%) MySQL
3 231 (52.50%) Zend
4 230 (52.27%) JavaScript
5 220 (50.00%) MVC
6 199 (45.23%) HTML
7 193 (43.86%) CSS
8 185 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
9 141 (32.05%) OO
10 123 (27.95%) Git (software)
11 118 (26.82%) TDD
12 112 (25.45%) jQuery
13 106 (24.09%) LAMP
14 97 (22.05%) CodeIgniter
15 96 (21.82%) Laravel
16 89 (20.23%) Linux
17 88 (20.00%) PHP5
18 79 (17.95%) OO PHP
19 74 (16.82%) HTML5
20 73 (16.59%) OOP
21 66 (15.00%) Subversion
22 62 (14.09%) Apache
22 62 (14.09%) BDD
23 58 (13.18%) AngularJS
24 57 (12.95%) Java
25 56 (12.73%) Backbone.js
26 54 (12.27%) CakePHP
27 53 (12.05%) PHPUnit
28 52 (11.82%) Scrum
29 51 (11.59%) CSS3

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 62 (14.09%) Apache
2 38 (8.64%) Drupal
3 24 (5.45%) CMS
4 18 (4.09%) WordPress
5 17 (3.86%) Node.js
6 12 (2.73%) Apache Solr
7 8 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.36%) nginx
8 6 (1.36%) Joomla!
9 5 (1.14%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (0.45%) 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 (1.36%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.82%) Magento
2 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.82%) Rackspace Cloud
2 5 (1.14%) GitHub
2 5 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.68%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.73%) HTTP
2 6 (1.36%) SSL
2 6 (1.36%) Internet
3 4 (0.91%) SSH
4 1 (0.23%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.23%) PBX
4 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (62.50%) MySQL
2 40 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 35 (7.95%) MongoDB
4 27 (6.14%) Redis
5 14 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (2.95%) Big Data
7 12 (2.73%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.82%) SQL Server
9 7 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.68%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.68%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.45%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.45%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.23%) BigTable
12 1 (0.23%) Riak
Development Applications
1 123 (27.95%) Git (software)
2 66 (15.00%) Subversion
3 53 (12.05%) PHPUnit
4 35 (7.95%) JIRA
5 29 (6.59%) Jenkins
6 21 (4.77%) Selenium
7 18 (4.09%) Behat
8 17 (3.86%) Cucumber
9 16 (3.64%) Mercurial
10 15 (3.41%) Hudson
11 9 (2.05%) Grunt
12 7 (1.59%) Yeoman
13 6 (1.36%) Bower
14 3 (0.68%) PhantomJS
14 3 (0.68%) WebDriver
15 2 (0.45%) Bazaar
15 2 (0.45%) Xdebug
16 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
16 1 (0.23%) Jasmine
16 1 (0.23%) DbUnit
General
1 29 (6.59%) Marketing
2 20 (4.55%) Finance
3 9 (2.05%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.36%) French Language
4 6 (1.36%) Banking
5 4 (0.91%) Advertising
5 4 (0.91%) Publishing
6 3 (0.68%) Games
6 3 (0.68%) Retail
7 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.45%) Electronics
8 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 420 (95.45%) Developer
2 322 (73.18%) PHP Developer
3 88 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 84 (19.09%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 75 (17.05%) Senior PHP Developer
6 36 (8.18%) Web Developer
7 27 (6.14%) JavaScript Developer
8 20 (4.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 18 (4.09%) Front-End Developer
10 17 (3.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 15 (3.41%) PHP Web Developer
12 12 (2.73%) LAMP Developer
13 11 (2.50%) Senior Web Developer
14 10 (2.27%) Drupal Developer
15 8 (1.82%) Lead Developer
15 8 (1.82%) Lead PHP Developer
16 7 (1.59%) PHP Zend Developer
16 7 (1.59%) Programmer
16 7 (1.59%) Software Developer
16 7 (1.59%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (45.23%) HTML
2 193 (43.86%) CSS
3 112 (25.45%) jQuery
4 106 (24.09%) LAMP
5 97 (22.05%) CodeIgniter
6 96 (21.82%) Laravel
7 74 (16.82%) HTML5
8 58 (13.18%) AngularJS
9 56 (12.73%) Backbone.js
10 54 (12.27%) CakePHP
11 51 (11.59%) CSS3
12 50 (11.36%) Web Services
13 48 (10.91%) XML
14 45 (10.23%) RESTful
15 40 (9.09%) JSON
16 36 (8.18%) Yii
17 34 (7.73%) Ajax
18 28 (6.36%) REST
19 27 (6.14%) SOAP
20 22 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.32%) Open Source
2 18 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.73%) Social Media
5 8 (1.82%) E-Learning
5 8 (1.82%) SCORM
6 7 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.36%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.14%) Social Network
8 5 (1.14%) Learning Management System
8 5 (1.14%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.14%) Web 2.0
8 5 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.91%) DTV
9 4 (0.91%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.91%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.91%) User Experience
10 3 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.45%) Animation
12 1 (0.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 89 (20.23%) Linux
2 29 (6.59%) UNIX
3 11 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (2.27%) CentOS
5 7 (1.59%) Windows
5 7 (1.59%) Android
6 6 (1.36%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.91%) Debian
8 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (50.00%) MVC
2 185 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (32.05%) OO
4 118 (26.82%) TDD
5 79 (17.95%) OO PHP
6 73 (16.59%) OOP
7 62 (14.09%) BDD
8 52 (11.82%) Scrum
9 42 (9.55%) Unit Testing
10 40 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (8.18%) E-Commerce
12 26 (5.91%) Software Engineering
13 18 (4.09%) Web Development
14 17 (3.86%) Pair Programming
15 15 (3.41%) Release Management
16 14 (3.18%) Responsive Web Design
17 10 (2.27%) Performance Testing
17 10 (2.27%) Mentoring
17 10 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
17 10 (2.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 438 (99.55%) PHP
2 230 (52.27%) JavaScript
3 88 (20.00%) PHP5
4 57 (12.95%) Java
5 42 (9.55%) Python
6 38 (8.64%) SQL
7 31 (7.05%) Ruby
8 17 (3.86%) C++
9 12 (2.73%) C#
10 9 (2.05%) C
10 9 (2.05%) Perl
11 6 (1.36%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.68%) ActionScript
12 3 (0.68%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.23%) PHP4
13 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (2.05%) Degree
2 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.18%) QA
2 4 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.14%) Varnish
2 2 (0.45%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (1.14%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.68%) Ansible
3 3 (0.68%) Capistrano
3 3 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 231 (52.50%) Zend
2 11 (2.50%) Facebook
3 10 (2.27%) New Relic
4 9 (2.05%) Rackspace
5 7 (1.59%) Microsoft
5 7 (1.59%) Google
6 6 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.36%) Twitter
7 4 (0.91%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.68%) Siebel
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle
9 2 (0.45%) SAP
9 2 (0.45%) Akamai
10 1 (0.23%) SendGrid
10 1 (0.23%) Interwoven
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