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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 370 380 407
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +27
Contract jobs citing Symfony 194 168 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.45% 1.28% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 148 114
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 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £229 £250
% change year-on-year
+58.46% -8.50%
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
13352 13135 13905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.86% 28.34% 26.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8766 8529 8604
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 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 278 337
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 £17.00 £20.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 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 22 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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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 +17 118 £345 +14.04% 55
South West -10 33 £375 +87.50% 8
South East -3 15 £300 +4.34% 9
East Midlands -1 6 £275 - 4
North West -4 6 £300 -4.00% 10
West Midlands -7 4 £375 - 5
Yorkshire -14 3 £350 +180.00% 2
East of England -22 3 £319 +6.25% 5
Symfony
UK

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 398 (99.25%) PHP
2 221 (55.11%) Zend
3 219 (54.61%) MySQL
4 206 (51.37%) JavaScript
4 206 (51.37%) MVC
5 201 (50.12%) HTML
6 192 (47.88%) CSS
7 122 (30.42%) jQuery
8 106 (26.43%) OO
9 105 (26.18%) CodeIgniter
10 87 (21.70%) TDD
11 80 (19.95%) Agile Software Development
12 75 (18.70%) PHP5
12 75 (18.70%) Git (software)
13 67 (16.71%) OOP
14 66 (16.46%) Drupal
15 65 (16.21%) HTML5
16 58 (14.46%) Linux
17 56 (13.97%) LAMP
18 53 (13.22%) OO PHP
19 49 (12.22%) Java
20 48 (11.97%) XML
21 47 (11.72%) Subversion
21 47 (11.72%) Laravel
22 43 (10.72%) CSS3
23 42 (10.47%) Scrum
23 42 (10.47%) RESTful
24 41 (10.22%) CakePHP
25 40 (9.98%) Ajax
25 40 (9.98%) Jenkins

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 66 (16.46%) Drupal
2 36 (8.98%) Apache
3 16 (3.99%) CMS
4 13 (3.24%) Node.js
5 10 (2.49%) WordPress
5 10 (2.49%) nginx
6 6 (1.50%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.00%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.75%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (0.50%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.50%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.25%) IIS
10 1 (0.25%) concrete5
10 1 (0.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.24%) Magento
2 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.24%) Rackspace Cloud
2 15 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.25%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.00%) GitHub
5 1 (0.25%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.25%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.24%) SSL
1 9 (2.24%) SSH
2 4 (1.00%) HTTP
3 2 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (54.61%) MySQL
2 33 (8.23%) MongoDB
3 20 (4.99%) NoSQL
4 12 (2.99%) Big Data
5 9 (2.24%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.75%) Redis
7 5 (1.25%) CouchDB
8 4 (1.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (0.75%) BigTable
9 3 (0.75%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.75%) Riak
9 3 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 75 (18.70%) Git (software)
2 47 (11.72%) Subversion
3 40 (9.98%) Jenkins
4 34 (8.48%) PHPUnit
5 18 (4.49%) Selenium
6 16 (3.99%) Behat
7 9 (2.24%) Hudson
8 8 (2.00%) JIRA
9 6 (1.50%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.50%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.25%) Grunt
11 4 (1.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 3 (0.75%) PhantomJS
12 3 (0.75%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.50%) Jasmine
14 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
14 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (0.25%) Redmine
14 1 (0.25%) DbUnit
General
1 16 (3.99%) Marketing
2 13 (3.24%) Finance
3 12 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.75%) Games
5 6 (1.50%) Retail
6 5 (1.25%) French Language
7 4 (1.00%) Publishing
7 4 (1.00%) Banking
8 3 (0.75%) Advertising
8 3 (0.75%) Back Office
9 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.50%) Electronics
9 2 (0.50%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.25%) Front Office
10 1 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 377 (94.01%) Developer
2 318 (79.30%) PHP Developer
3 87 (21.70%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 53 (13.22%) Web Developer
5 48 (11.97%) Senior Developer
6 43 (10.72%) Senior PHP Developer
7 42 (10.47%) PHP Web Developer
8 26 (6.48%) PHP Zend Developer
9 19 (4.74%) Front-End Developer
10 18 (4.49%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 16 (3.99%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 15 (3.74%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 11 (2.74%) JavaScript Developer
14 10 (2.49%) LAMP Developer
14 10 (2.49%) Programmer
14 10 (2.49%) Software Engineer
15 9 (2.24%) Lead Developer
15 9 (2.24%) PHP Programmer
15 9 (2.24%) Drupal Developer
16 8 (2.00%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (50.12%) HTML
2 192 (47.88%) CSS
3 122 (30.42%) jQuery
4 105 (26.18%) CodeIgniter
5 65 (16.21%) HTML5
6 56 (13.97%) LAMP
7 48 (11.97%) XML
8 47 (11.72%) Laravel
9 43 (10.72%) CSS3
10 42 (10.47%) RESTful
11 41 (10.22%) CakePHP
12 40 (9.98%) Ajax
13 33 (8.23%) Web Services
14 27 (6.73%) JSON
15 25 (6.23%) Yii
15 25 (6.23%) Backbone.js
16 22 (5.49%) AngularJS
17 18 (4.49%) Zend Framework
18 14 (3.49%) Sass
19 13 (3.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.24%) Open Source
2 10 (2.49%) Social Media
3 9 (2.24%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (1.50%) Digital Media
4 6 (1.50%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.25%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.00%) Web 2.0
6 4 (1.00%) DTV
7 3 (0.75%) Social Network
8 2 (0.50%) iPhone
9 1 (0.25%) GIS
9 1 (0.25%) W3C
9 1 (0.25%) Replication
9 1 (0.25%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.25%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.46%) Linux
2 17 (4.24%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.74%) CentOS
3 11 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (2.49%) Android
5 9 (2.24%) UNIX
6 4 (1.00%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.75%) Debian
8 2 (0.50%) Windows
9 1 (0.25%) Fedora
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (51.37%) MVC
2 106 (26.43%) OO
3 87 (21.70%) TDD
4 80 (19.95%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (16.71%) OOP
6 53 (13.22%) OO PHP
7 42 (10.47%) Scrum
8 38 (9.48%) BDD
9 36 (8.98%) Unit Testing
10 32 (7.98%) Web Development
11 25 (6.23%) E-Commerce
12 18 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (3.99%) Software Engineering
14 14 (3.49%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (2.99%) iOS Development
16 9 (2.24%) Project Management
17 8 (2.00%) Analytics
17 8 (2.00%) Data Migration
17 8 (2.00%) Pair Programming
17 8 (2.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 398 (99.25%) PHP
2 206 (51.37%) JavaScript
3 75 (18.70%) PHP5
4 49 (12.22%) Java
5 34 (8.48%) SQL
6 25 (6.23%) Ruby
7 24 (5.99%) Python
8 14 (3.49%) C++
9 6 (1.50%) C#
10 4 (1.00%) C
10 4 (1.00%) Perl
11 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.25%) PHP4
11 1 (0.25%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (3.24%) Degree
2 5 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.00%) QA
2 4 (1.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (0.75%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (1.25%) Puppet
2 4 (1.00%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.75%) Ansible
4 2 (0.50%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 221 (55.11%) Zend
2 19 (4.74%) Rackspace
3 11 (2.74%) Facebook
3 11 (2.74%) Twitter
4 8 (2.00%) Google
5 7 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.50%) Akamai
6 2 (0.50%) Interwoven
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle
6 2 (0.50%) SAP
6 2 (0.50%) New Relic
7 1 (0.25%) Sony
7 1 (0.25%) Appcelerator
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