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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 351 394 425
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +31
Contract jobs citing Symfony 234 175 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.36% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 1.23% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 147 112
Average daily rate
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£350 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £405 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £244 £300
% change year-on-year
+43.58% -18.75%
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
14003 14172 14720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.70% 29.35% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9039 9303 9124
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 249 343
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 £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +17 141 £350 +14.28% 66
South East +11 31 £300 - 13
South West -21 24 £375 +87.50% 3
West Midlands -7 12 £375 - 5
East of England -14 8 £300 -6.97% 3
North East - 8 £250 -
Yorkshire -8 4 £316 +153.00% 9
East Midlands -9 3 £275 - 5
North West -9 1 £300 -4.00% 13
Symfony
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Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 443 (99.11%) PHP
2 256 (57.27%) MySQL
3 252 (56.38%) Zend
4 235 (52.57%) MVC
5 222 (49.66%) JavaScript
6 208 (46.53%) HTML
7 201 (44.97%) CSS
8 132 (29.53%) OO
9 121 (27.07%) jQuery
10 115 (25.73%) Git (software)
11 114 (25.50%) CodeIgniter
12 106 (23.71%) TDD
13 90 (20.13%) PHP5
14 79 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
15 72 (16.11%) LAMP
16 71 (15.88%) Linux
16 71 (15.88%) OOP
16 71 (15.88%) OO PHP
17 70 (15.66%) Laravel
18 66 (14.77%) Subversion
19 63 (14.09%) HTML5
20 61 (13.65%) Drupal
20 61 (13.65%) Java
21 55 (12.30%) Apache
22 53 (11.86%) BDD
23 50 (11.19%) CakePHP
24 48 (10.74%) XML
25 46 (10.29%) Scrum
26 45 (10.07%) Unit Testing
27 43 (9.62%) PHPUnit

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (13.65%) Drupal
2 55 (12.30%) Apache
3 18 (4.03%) CMS
4 15 (3.36%) Node.js
5 14 (3.13%) WordPress
6 12 (2.68%) Apache Solr
7 8 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.79%) nginx
8 5 (1.12%) ExpressionEngine
9 4 (0.89%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.45%) concrete5
11 1 (0.22%) IIS
11 1 (0.22%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.22%) Confluence
11 1 (0.22%) Magnolia
Applications
1 6 (1.34%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.79%) Magento
2 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.36%) Rackspace Cloud
2 8 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.34%) GitHub
4 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.67%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.46%) HTTP
2 7 (1.57%) Internet
3 6 (1.34%) SSH
3 6 (1.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (57.27%) MySQL
2 32 (7.16%) MongoDB
3 26 (5.82%) NoSQL
4 17 (3.80%) Redis
5 14 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.91%) Big Data
7 10 (2.24%) SQL Server
8 7 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.12%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.67%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.67%) Riak
10 3 (0.67%) BigTable
11 2 (0.45%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.45%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 115 (25.73%) Git (software)
2 66 (14.77%) Subversion
3 43 (9.62%) PHPUnit
3 43 (9.62%) Jenkins
4 24 (5.37%) Selenium
5 20 (4.47%) Behat
6 18 (4.03%) JIRA
7 14 (3.13%) Mercurial
8 13 (2.91%) Hudson
9 11 (2.46%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.79%) Grunt
11 6 (1.34%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.89%) Yeoman
12 4 (0.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 3 (0.67%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.67%) PhantomJS
13 3 (0.67%) Bower
14 2 (0.45%) Jasmine
14 2 (0.45%) Bazaar
15 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (4.25%) Finance
2 17 (3.80%) Marketing
3 10 (2.24%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.34%) Retail
5 5 (1.12%) Banking
5 5 (1.12%) French Language
6 4 (0.89%) Publishing
6 4 (0.89%) Games
7 3 (0.67%) Advertising
8 2 (0.45%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.45%) Back Office
8 2 (0.45%) Electronics
8 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 424 (94.85%) Developer
2 347 (77.63%) PHP Developer
3 90 (20.13%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 71 (15.88%) Senior Developer
5 64 (14.32%) Senior PHP Developer
6 51 (11.41%) Web Developer
7 41 (9.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 26 (5.82%) PHP Zend Developer
9 21 (4.70%) Front-End Developer
10 17 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
11 16 (3.58%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 14 (3.13%) PHP Drupal Developer
12 14 (3.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 10 (2.24%) Drupal Developer
14 9 (2.01%) Software Engineer
14 9 (2.01%) Lead Developer
14 9 (2.01%) LAMP Developer
15 8 (1.79%) Lead PHP Developer
15 8 (1.79%) Software Developer
16 7 (1.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (46.53%) HTML
2 201 (44.97%) CSS
3 121 (27.07%) jQuery
4 114 (25.50%) CodeIgniter
5 72 (16.11%) LAMP
6 70 (15.66%) Laravel
7 63 (14.09%) HTML5
8 50 (11.19%) CakePHP
9 48 (10.74%) XML
10 43 (9.62%) RESTful
11 41 (9.17%) CSS3
11 41 (9.17%) Ajax
12 40 (8.95%) Web Services
13 39 (8.72%) Backbone.js
14 38 (8.50%) AngularJS
15 36 (8.05%) JSON
16 33 (7.38%) Yii
17 24 (5.37%) REST
18 21 (4.70%) Zend Framework
19 19 (4.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.15%) Open Source
2 14 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (2.46%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.01%) Social Media
5 8 (1.79%) E-Learning
5 8 (1.79%) SCORM
6 5 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.12%) Social Network
6 5 (1.12%) Web 2.0
6 5 (1.12%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.12%) Learning Management System
6 5 (1.12%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.89%) DTV
8 2 (0.45%) iPhone
9 1 (0.22%) W3C
9 1 (0.22%) Replication
9 1 (0.22%) GIS
9 1 (0.22%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.22%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 71 (15.88%) Linux
2 21 (4.70%) UNIX
3 12 (2.68%) Apple iOS
3 12 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (2.24%) CentOS
5 9 (2.01%) Android
6 5 (1.12%) Windows
6 5 (1.12%) Debian
7 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.67%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) Fedora
8 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (52.57%) MVC
2 132 (29.53%) OO
3 106 (23.71%) TDD
4 79 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (15.88%) OOP
5 71 (15.88%) OO PHP
6 53 (11.86%) BDD
7 46 (10.29%) Scrum
8 45 (10.07%) Unit Testing
9 31 (6.94%) E-Commerce
9 31 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (6.26%) Web Development
11 24 (5.37%) Mentoring
12 22 (4.92%) Software Engineering
13 12 (2.68%) Project Management
13 12 (2.68%) Pair Programming
14 9 (2.01%) Performance Testing
14 9 (2.01%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (1.79%) iOS Development
15 8 (1.79%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 443 (99.11%) PHP
2 222 (49.66%) JavaScript
3 90 (20.13%) PHP5
4 61 (13.65%) Java
5 42 (9.40%) SQL
6 32 (7.16%) Python
7 27 (6.04%) Ruby
8 17 (3.80%) C++
9 10 (2.24%) C#
10 7 (1.57%) Perl
11 5 (1.12%) C
12 4 (0.89%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.22%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (2.91%) Degree
2 5 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.46%) QA
2 4 (0.89%) SLA
3 1 (0.22%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (1.12%) Varnish
2 2 (0.45%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 6 (1.34%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.89%) Puppet
3 3 (0.67%) Capistrano
3 3 (0.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 252 (56.38%) Zend
2 16 (3.58%) Rackspace
3 12 (2.68%) Facebook
4 9 (2.01%) Twitter
5 8 (1.79%) Google
6 7 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.34%) Microsoft
8 3 (0.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle
8 3 (0.67%) New Relic
9 2 (0.45%) Akamai
9 2 (0.45%) SAP
10 1 (0.22%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.22%) Appcelerator
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TRG
Rate: £275 - £375 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £375 per day £300 to £375
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - Sand Resources
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago