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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symfony
Rank 493 464 433
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -31
Contract jobs citing Symfony 115 114 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 0.89% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 92 97
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 - -
Symfony
UK

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
13548 12751 12255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.69% 27.15% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9507 8607 7865
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 172 250
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.43 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +15 74 £385 +2.66% 58
South East +8 19 £300 - 16
East Midlands -1 9 £358 +27.67% 13
West Midlands -8 5 £369 +55.26% 6
East of England -9 3 - - 15
North West -9 2 £283 -19.28% 23
Yorkshire -18 1 £400 - 14
South West -18 1 £210 -44.00% 10
Symfony
UK

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 218 (95.20%) PHP
2 143 (62.45%) HTML
3 138 (60.26%) CSS
4 135 (58.95%) JavaScript
5 132 (57.64%) MySQL
6 96 (41.92%) Laravel
7 92 (40.17%) MVC
8 79 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
9 71 (31.00%) Zend
10 64 (27.95%) OO
11 59 (25.76%) jQuery
12 58 (25.33%) Git (software)
13 52 (22.71%) LAMP
14 48 (20.96%) HTML5
15 45 (19.65%) Linux
16 43 (18.78%) TDD
17 40 (17.47%) CSS3
18 35 (15.28%) Apache
18 35 (15.28%) OO PHP
19 34 (14.85%) Web Services
20 33 (14.41%) OOP
21 32 (13.97%) MongoDB
21 32 (13.97%) Drupal
22 30 (13.10%) E-Commerce
23 28 (12.23%) AngularJS
24 26 (11.35%) BDD
25 24 (10.48%) CodeIgniter
25 24 (10.48%) SQL
25 24 (10.48%) Subversion
25 24 (10.48%) CMS

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 35 (15.28%) Apache
2 32 (13.97%) Drupal
3 24 (10.48%) CMS
4 18 (7.86%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (6.99%) WordPress
6 12 (5.24%) Node.js
7 10 (4.37%) nginx
8 5 (2.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (2.18%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.18%) Magnolia
9 3 (1.31%) Alfresco
9 3 (1.31%) IIS
10 2 (0.87%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.44%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 7 (3.06%) Magento
2 3 (1.31%) BigMachines
2 3 (1.31%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.44%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.30%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.37%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.18%) SaaS
4 4 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.87%) GitHub
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.44%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.44%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.87%) HTTP
1 2 (0.87%) SMTP
2 1 (0.44%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (57.64%) MySQL
2 32 (13.97%) MongoDB
3 21 (9.17%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (5.24%) Redis
5 10 (4.37%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.93%) CouchDB
7 7 (3.06%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.75%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.44%) Big Data
9 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 58 (25.33%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.48%) Subversion
3 23 (10.04%) PHPUnit
4 11 (4.80%) JIRA
5 9 (3.93%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.06%) Vagrant
7 5 (2.18%) Bower
7 5 (2.18%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.18%) Grunt
7 5 (2.18%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.31%) git-flow
8 3 (1.31%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.31%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.31%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.87%) Hudson
9 2 (0.87%) Mocha
9 2 (0.87%) Redmine
9 2 (0.87%) Selenium
10 1 (0.44%) gulp
10 1 (0.44%) JIRA Agile
General
1 14 (6.11%) Finance
2 7 (3.06%) Marketing
2 7 (3.06%) Retail
3 4 (1.75%) Billing
3 4 (1.75%) Publishing
4 2 (0.87%) Automotive
4 2 (0.87%) Games
5 1 (0.44%) Advertising
5 1 (0.44%) Banking
5 1 (0.44%) Electronics
5 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.44%) Law
5 1 (0.44%) Legal
5 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.44%) Vietnamese Language
Job Titles
1 216 (94.32%) Developer
2 176 (76.86%) PHP Developer
3 50 (21.83%) Symfony Developer
4 43 (18.78%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 39 (17.03%) Senior Developer
6 35 (15.28%) Senior PHP Developer
7 20 (8.73%) Full Stack Developer
8 17 (7.42%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (5.24%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 11 (4.80%) HTML Developer
10 11 (4.80%) MySQL Developer
10 11 (4.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 11 (4.80%) Web Developer
11 9 (3.93%) Angular Developer
12 8 (3.49%) Drupal Developer
13 7 (3.06%) PHP Zend Developer
13 7 (3.06%) Python Developer
14 6 (2.62%) PHP Web Developer
15 5 (2.18%) Digital Developer
15 5 (2.18%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (62.45%) HTML
2 138 (60.26%) CSS
3 96 (41.92%) Laravel
4 59 (25.76%) jQuery
5 52 (22.71%) LAMP
6 48 (20.96%) HTML5
7 40 (17.47%) CSS3
8 34 (14.85%) Web Services
9 28 (12.23%) AngularJS
10 24 (10.48%) CodeIgniter
11 23 (10.04%) XML
12 22 (9.61%) REST
13 20 (8.73%) RESTful
13 20 (8.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (8.73%) Yii
14 18 (7.86%) Doctrine
15 16 (6.99%) Ajax
15 16 (6.99%) SOAP
16 15 (6.55%) Behat
17 12 (5.24%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.24%) User Experience
2 6 (2.62%) Fintech
3 5 (2.18%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.75%) W3C
5 3 (1.31%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.31%) iPhone
6 2 (0.87%) Social Media
7 1 (0.44%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.44%) iPad
7 1 (0.44%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 45 (19.65%) Linux
2 9 (3.93%) Windows
3 5 (2.18%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.31%) Unix
5 2 (0.87%) Android
5 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.87%) CentOS
5 2 (0.87%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (40.17%) MVC
2 79 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (27.95%) OO
4 43 (18.78%) TDD
5 35 (15.28%) OO PHP
6 33 (14.41%) OOP
7 30 (13.10%) E-Commerce
8 26 (11.35%) BDD
9 23 (10.04%) Unit Testing
10 19 (8.30%) Web Development
11 16 (6.99%) Scrum
12 14 (6.11%) Web Application Development
13 12 (5.24%) Front End Development
13 12 (5.24%) Mentoring
14 11 (4.80%) Open Source
15 10 (4.37%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (3.49%) Refactoring
17 7 (3.06%) Coaching
17 7 (3.06%) DevOps
17 7 (3.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 218 (95.20%) PHP
2 135 (58.95%) JavaScript
3 24 (10.48%) SQL
4 22 (9.61%) Java
5 21 (9.17%) Python
6 15 (6.55%) Ruby
7 13 (5.68%) PHP 5
8 4 (1.75%) Objective-C
8 4 (1.75%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.31%) Apex Code
9 3 (1.31%) C#
10 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.87%) Go
11 1 (0.44%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.44%) C
11 1 (0.44%) C++
11 1 (0.44%) Perl
11 1 (0.44%) PHP 4
Qualifications
1 7 (3.06%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.62%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.87%) Varnish
2 1 (0.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.49%) Puppet
2 4 (1.75%) Ansible
2 4 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.31%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.87%) Kibana
4 2 (0.87%) logstash
Vendors
1 71 (31.00%) Zend
2 6 (2.62%) SAP
3 5 (2.18%) Google
3 5 (2.18%) Interwoven
3 5 (2.18%) Oracle
3 5 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (1.75%) Facebook
5 3 (1.31%) Percona
5 3 (1.31%) Siebel
6 2 (0.87%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.44%) Twitter
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