The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 41 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Contract jobs citing Symfony 43 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.67% 0.39% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.75% 1.26% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 1 1
Average daily rate £361 £195 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.25% -29.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
441 239 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.60% 31.24% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 143 157
Average daily rate £320 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.96% +17.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Symfony
West Yorkshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symfony across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Symfony Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 48 (100.00%) PHP
2 34 (70.83%) Zend
3 31 (64.58%) MVC
4 23 (47.92%) CodeIgniter
5 21 (43.75%) CSS
5 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
6 19 (39.58%) MySQL
7 18 (37.50%) TDD
8 17 (35.42%) Drupal
8 17 (35.42%) jQuery
8 17 (35.42%) Jenkins
9 15 (31.25%) HTML
10 13 (27.08%) Java
11 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
12 7 (14.58%) Selenium
12 7 (14.58%) RESTful
12 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
12 7 (14.58%) TeamCity
12 7 (14.58%) Hudson
12 7 (14.58%) SQL
12 7 (14.58%) Linux
12 7 (14.58%) Apache
13 6 (12.50%) OOP
13 6 (12.50%) OO
14 5 (10.42%) HTML5
15 4 (8.33%) CSS3
15 4 (8.33%) PHP5
16 3 (6.25%) Degree

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (35.42%) Drupal
2 7 (14.58%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.58%) Selenium
3 7 (14.58%) TeamCity
3 7 (14.58%) Hudson
4 2 (4.17%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (2.08%) Games
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (93.75%) Developer
2 43 (89.58%) PHP Developer
3 16 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 15 (31.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (16.67%) PHP Zend Developer
6 7 (14.58%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 7 (14.58%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Architect
9 1 (2.08%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Junior
9 1 (2.08%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) CodeIgniter
2 21 (43.75%) CSS
3 17 (35.42%) jQuery
4 15 (31.25%) HTML
5 7 (14.58%) RESTful
6 5 (10.42%) HTML5
7 4 (8.33%) CSS3
8 3 (6.25%) Web Services
8 3 (6.25%) XML
9 2 (4.17%) LAMP
9 2 (4.17%) Laravel
10 1 (2.08%) MooTools
10 1 (2.08%) CakePHP
10 1 (2.08%) Sass
10 1 (2.08%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Android
2 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) MVC
2 18 (37.50%) TDD
3 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.50%) OOP
5 6 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.17%) BDD
8 1 (2.08%) Project Management
8 1 (2.08%) Scrum
8 1 (2.08%) Web Design
8 1 (2.08%) Web Development
8 1 (2.08%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.08%) Java
4 7 (14.58%) SQL
5 4 (8.33%) PHP5
6 3 (6.25%) Python
6 3 (6.25%) C++
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 34 (70.83%) Zend
2 3 (6.25%) Facebook
2 3 (6.25%) Twitter
2 3 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (2.08%) Appcelerator
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