The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 75 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Symfony 1 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.099% 1.03% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 3.06% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 7
Average daily rate
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£313 £125 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -68.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £275 £389
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
284 294 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.17% 33.72% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 207 208
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symfony across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symfony across the Leeds region.

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (87.50%) Zend
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (75.00%) MVC
5 9 (56.25%) TDD
6 8 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
7 6 (37.50%) Java
7 6 (37.50%) MySQL
7 6 (37.50%) Drupal
8 5 (31.25%) jQuery
9 4 (25.00%) CSS
9 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 3 (18.75%) HTML
10 3 (18.75%) OOP
11 2 (12.50%) PHP5
11 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 2 (12.50%) BDD
12 1 (6.25%) Hudson
12 1 (6.25%) Laravel
12 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
12 1 (6.25%) Sass
12 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
12 1 (6.25%) Ruby
12 1 (6.25%) Web Development
12 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
12 1 (6.25%) Selenium
12 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
12 1 (6.25%) RESTful
12 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (37.50%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Hudson
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 7 (43.75%) PHP Web Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Zend Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (31.25%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) Laravel
5 1 (6.25%) Sass
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) LAMP
5 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) MVC
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) PHP5
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Zend
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