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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symfony
Rank 441 406 427
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +21
Contract jobs citing Symfony 116 133 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 1.11% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 97 75
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£375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Symfony
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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
12683 12009 11563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.31% 27.30% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 7684 7424
Average daily rate £398 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 249 314
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £14.08 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -23 67 £375 +15.38% 44
South West -6 19 £375 +3.44% 13
East of England - 13 £200 - 6
Yorkshire -5 7 £400 +23.07% 13
South East -17 6 £300 -7.69% 16
East Midlands +13 3 £280 -6.66% 6
West Midlands -5 1 £238 -5.00% 3
North East - - - - 1
North West - - - - 20
Symfony
UK

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 337 (99.41%) PHP
2 212 (62.54%) MySQL
3 195 (57.52%) JavaScript
4 177 (52.21%) MVC
5 170 (50.15%) HTML
6 168 (49.56%) Zend
7 165 (48.67%) CSS
8 136 (40.12%) Agile Software Development
9 110 (32.45%) Laravel
10 108 (31.86%) OO
11 99 (29.20%) TDD
12 97 (28.61%) Git (software)
13 95 (28.02%) LAMP
14 93 (27.43%) PHP5
15 81 (23.89%) jQuery
16 77 (22.71%) HTML5
17 74 (21.83%) Linux
18 73 (21.53%) CodeIgniter
19 70 (20.65%) OO PHP
20 66 (19.47%) AngularJS
21 57 (16.81%) OOP
22 52 (15.34%) Apache
23 50 (14.75%) Backbone.js
24 45 (13.27%) CSS3
25 44 (12.98%) PHPUnit
26 41 (12.09%) BDD
26 41 (12.09%) Subversion
27 40 (11.80%) Open Source
28 39 (11.50%) Doctrine
29 37 (10.91%) Web Services

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 52 (15.34%) Apache
2 28 (8.26%) Drupal
3 24 (7.08%) CMS
4 17 (5.01%) Node.js
5 14 (4.13%) WordPress
6 5 (1.47%) nginx
6 5 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.18%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.88%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.59%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (0.59%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.29%) concrete5
Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (2.95%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.36%) Internet
2 7 (2.06%) HTTP
3 2 (0.59%) SSL
4 1 (0.29%) PBX
4 1 (0.29%) VoIP
4 1 (0.29%) Intranet
4 1 (0.29%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (62.54%) MySQL
2 27 (7.96%) NoSQL
3 20 (5.90%) MongoDB
3 20 (5.90%) Redis
4 13 (3.83%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (3.24%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (1.77%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.77%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.59%) BigTable
7 2 (0.59%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.59%) Riak
7 2 (0.59%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 97 (28.61%) Git (software)
2 44 (12.98%) PHPUnit
3 41 (12.09%) Subversion
4 29 (8.55%) JIRA
5 19 (5.60%) Jenkins
6 16 (4.72%) Mercurial
7 15 (4.42%) Cucumber
8 11 (3.24%) Hudson
9 10 (2.95%) Selenium
10 8 (2.36%) Grunt
11 7 (2.06%) Yeoman
12 6 (1.77%) Bower
13 4 (1.18%) Jasmine
13 4 (1.18%) Behat
14 2 (0.59%) Karma Test Runner
14 2 (0.59%) Bazaar
14 2 (0.59%) Xdebug
14 2 (0.59%) CasperJS
General
1 24 (7.08%) Marketing
2 11 (3.24%) Finance
3 6 (1.77%) Advertising
4 4 (1.18%) Publishing
5 3 (0.88%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.88%) Automotive
6 2 (0.59%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.59%) Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Retail
7 1 (0.29%) Games
7 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 318 (93.81%) Developer
2 236 (69.62%) PHP Developer
3 79 (23.30%) Senior Developer
4 62 (18.29%) Senior PHP Developer
5 56 (16.52%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 40 (11.80%) Web Developer
7 17 (5.01%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (4.72%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 14 (4.13%) PHP Web Developer
10 11 (3.24%) Senior Web Developer
11 10 (2.95%) LAMP Developer
12 9 (2.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 7 (2.06%) Drupal Developer
14 6 (1.77%) Front-End Developer
14 6 (1.77%) Junior Developer
14 6 (1.77%) Junior Web Developer
14 6 (1.77%) Software Developer
14 6 (1.77%) Junior
15 4 (1.18%) Cloud Software Developer
15 4 (1.18%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (50.15%) HTML
2 165 (48.67%) CSS
3 110 (32.45%) Laravel
4 95 (28.02%) LAMP
5 81 (23.89%) jQuery
6 77 (22.71%) HTML5
7 73 (21.53%) CodeIgniter
8 66 (19.47%) AngularJS
9 50 (14.75%) Backbone.js
10 45 (13.27%) CSS3
11 39 (11.50%) Doctrine
12 37 (10.91%) Web Services
13 29 (8.55%) RESTful
13 29 (8.55%) Yii
14 28 (8.26%) REST
15 27 (7.96%) CakePHP
16 24 (7.08%) XML
17 22 (6.49%) SOAP
18 21 (6.19%) Ajax
18 21 (6.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.80%) Open Source
2 10 (2.95%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.65%) Social Media
3 9 (2.65%) Mobile App
3 9 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.36%) E-Learning
4 8 (2.36%) SCORM
5 7 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.47%) Learning Management System
7 4 (1.18%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.18%) User Experience
8 3 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.88%) Social Network
8 3 (0.88%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.59%) Animation
9 2 (0.59%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.29%) NHS
10 1 (0.29%) W3C
10 1 (0.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 74 (21.83%) Linux
2 30 (8.85%) UNIX
3 8 (2.36%) Windows
4 6 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.47%) Android
5 5 (1.47%) CentOS
5 5 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.88%) Debian
6 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (52.21%) MVC
2 136 (40.12%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (31.86%) OO
4 99 (29.20%) TDD
5 70 (20.65%) OO PHP
6 57 (16.81%) OOP
7 41 (12.09%) BDD
8 36 (10.62%) Unit Testing
9 35 (10.32%) Scrum
10 33 (9.73%) E-Commerce
11 32 (9.44%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (5.90%) Software Engineering
13 19 (5.60%) Web Development
14 12 (3.54%) Pair Programming
15 10 (2.95%) Release Management
16 9 (2.65%) Performance Monitoring
17 8 (2.36%) Responsive Web Design
17 8 (2.36%) Dependency Injection
18 7 (2.06%) CRM
19 6 (1.77%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 337 (99.41%) PHP
2 195 (57.52%) JavaScript
3 93 (27.43%) PHP5
4 32 (9.44%) Java
5 27 (7.96%) Python
5 27 (7.96%) SQL
6 22 (6.49%) Ruby
7 8 (2.36%) C++
7 8 (2.36%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.77%) Perl
8 6 (1.77%) C#
9 5 (1.47%) C
9 5 (1.47%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.88%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.29%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 14 (4.13%) Degree
2 4 (1.18%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.18%) Varnish
2 2 (0.59%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 10 (2.95%) Puppet
2 6 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.88%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.88%) Kibana
4 1 (0.29%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 168 (49.56%) Zend
2 9 (2.65%) New Relic
3 7 (2.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.06%) Google
4 6 (1.77%) Facebook
5 4 (1.18%) Twitter
5 4 (1.18%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.88%) HP
6 3 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.88%) Siebel
7 2 (0.59%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle
8 1 (0.29%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.29%) Akamai
8 1 (0.29%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.29%) SendGrid
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Franklin Bates
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Gateshead
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago