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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symfony
Rank 447 370 460
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +90
Contract jobs citing Symfony 133 214 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.43% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 1.57% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 168 63
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
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
13840 13614 11854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.32% 27.45% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9109 9019 7587
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 201 348
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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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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 -33 71 £375 +7.14% 65
South East -6 17 £306 -5.76% 29
South West -9 11 £375 +7.14% 5
North West -14 10 £300 - 12
East of England +13 9 £250 - 7
Yorkshire -51 6 £400 +14.28% 15
West Midlands -13 4 £275 -0.90% 13
East Midlands -13 3 £313 -16.66% 7
North East -4 1 - -
Symfony
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Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 245 (98.39%) PHP
2 156 (62.65%) HTML
3 139 (55.82%) CSS
4 128 (51.41%) JavaScript
5 121 (48.59%) MVC
6 118 (47.39%) MySQL
7 109 (43.78%) Agile Software Development
8 102 (40.96%) Zend
9 82 (32.93%) HTML5
10 78 (31.33%) PHP5
11 77 (30.92%) Git (software)
12 74 (29.72%) Laravel
13 70 (28.11%) TDD
14 68 (27.31%) LAMP
15 58 (23.29%) AngularJS
16 55 (22.09%) OO
17 47 (18.88%) OOP
18 44 (17.67%) CSS3
18 44 (17.67%) jQuery
19 40 (16.06%) Scrum
20 39 (15.66%) BDD
21 35 (14.06%) OO PHP
21 35 (14.06%) Doctrine
22 33 (13.25%) Drupal
23 31 (12.45%) Linux
24 29 (11.65%) Unit Testing
25 27 (10.84%) Apache
25 27 (10.84%) Puppet
25 27 (10.84%) PHPUnit
26 24 (9.64%) E-Commerce

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 33 (13.25%) Drupal
2 27 (10.84%) Apache
3 15 (6.02%) CMS
4 13 (5.22%) Node.js
4 13 (5.22%) WordPress
5 6 (2.41%) nginx
6 5 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.20%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.40%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 14 (5.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.61%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.40%) HTTP
3 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (47.39%) MySQL
2 20 (8.03%) MongoDB
3 15 (6.02%) Redis
4 14 (5.62%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.61%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.20%) InfluxDB
8 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.80%) BigTable
8 2 (0.80%) Riak
8 2 (0.80%) Big Data
8 2 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 77 (30.92%) Git (software)
2 27 (10.84%) PHPUnit
3 23 (9.24%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.83%) Subversion
5 13 (5.22%) Behat
6 8 (3.21%) JMeter
7 6 (2.41%) Selenium
7 6 (2.41%) Jasmine
8 5 (2.01%) Grunt
8 5 (2.01%) JIRA
9 4 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (1.61%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.61%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.61%) Hudson
10 3 (1.20%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.80%) CasperJS
12 1 (0.40%) PhantomJS
12 1 (0.40%) Ant
12 1 (0.40%) JUnit
General
1 8 (3.21%) Marketing
1 8 (3.21%) Finance
2 5 (2.01%) Advertising
3 3 (1.20%) Publishing
3 3 (1.20%) Automotive
3 3 (1.20%) Games
3 3 (1.20%) Retail
4 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 231 (92.77%) Developer
2 164 (65.86%) PHP Developer
3 59 (23.69%) Senior Developer
4 40 (16.06%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 37 (14.86%) Senior PHP Developer
6 19 (7.63%) Web Developer
7 16 (6.43%) Drupal Developer
7 16 (6.43%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 9 (3.61%) PHP Web Developer
9 8 (3.21%) LAMP Developer
10 7 (2.81%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (2.41%) Magento Developer
11 6 (2.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 5 (2.01%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (2.01%) Lead Developer
12 5 (2.01%) Java Developer
13 4 (1.61%) Software Developer
14 3 (1.20%) JavaScript Developer
14 3 (1.20%) Lead Java Developer
15 2 (0.80%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (62.65%) HTML
2 139 (55.82%) CSS
3 82 (32.93%) HTML5
4 74 (29.72%) Laravel
5 68 (27.31%) LAMP
6 58 (23.29%) AngularJS
7 44 (17.67%) CSS3
7 44 (17.67%) jQuery
8 35 (14.06%) Doctrine
9 22 (8.84%) CodeIgniter
10 20 (8.03%) Backbone.js
10 20 (8.03%) REST
11 19 (7.63%) RESTful
12 18 (7.23%) Yii
13 14 (5.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (4.42%) XML
15 10 (4.02%) Web Services
15 10 (4.02%) Gherkin
16 9 (3.61%) JSON
17 8 (3.21%) Drush
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.02%) Digital Media
2 9 (3.61%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.21%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.81%) Open Source
5 5 (2.01%) User Experience
6 3 (1.20%) Social Media
7 2 (0.80%) Mobile Games
7 2 (0.80%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.80%) Social Network
7 2 (0.80%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.40%) NHS
8 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.40%) Blog
8 1 (0.40%) Photography
8 1 (0.40%) Statistics
8 1 (0.40%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.45%) Linux
2 10 (4.02%) UNIX
3 4 (1.61%) Android
3 4 (1.61%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.20%) CentOS
4 3 (1.20%) Windows
5 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.40%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (48.59%) MVC
2 109 (43.78%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (28.11%) TDD
4 55 (22.09%) OO
5 47 (18.88%) OOP
6 40 (16.06%) Scrum
7 39 (15.66%) BDD
8 35 (14.06%) OO PHP
9 29 (11.65%) Unit Testing
10 24 (9.64%) E-Commerce
11 16 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (6.02%) DevOps
13 12 (4.82%) Web Development
13 12 (4.82%) Software Engineering
14 8 (3.21%) SOA
15 7 (2.81%) Responsive Web Design
16 6 (2.41%) Pair Programming
16 6 (2.41%) CRM
17 5 (2.01%) Dependency Injection
17 5 (2.01%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 245 (98.39%) PHP
2 128 (51.41%) JavaScript
3 78 (31.33%) PHP5
4 20 (8.03%) SQL
5 16 (6.43%) Java
6 7 (2.81%) Ruby
7 5 (2.01%) Python
8 4 (1.61%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.80%) PHP4
9 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.80%) C
10 1 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (6.02%) Degree
2 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.22%) Varnish
2 2 (0.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (10.84%) Puppet
2 15 (6.02%) Vagrant
3 9 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.20%) Kibana
5 1 (0.40%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.40%) collectd
5 1 (0.40%) Ansible
5 1 (0.40%) Nagios
Vendors
1 102 (40.96%) Zend
2 5 (2.01%) Google
3 3 (1.20%) Twitter
3 3 (1.20%) HP
3 3 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (0.80%) Atlassian
4 2 (0.80%) New Relic
5 1 (0.40%) Facebook
5 1 (0.40%) SAP
5 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
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