The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 279 330 345
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +15
Contract jobs citing Symfony 149 89 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.99% 1.13% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 78 58
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £345
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Symfony
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7469 7851 7505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.32% 30.99% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5488 5718 5331
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 48 73
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £59.87 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in London

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in London

Symfony
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symfony across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Symfony Daily Rate Histogram in London

Symfony
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symfony across the London region.

Symfony Hourly Rate Trend in London

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
City of London +37 30 £375 +15.38% 9
Isleworth - 2 £370 -
Twickenham - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 263 (100.00%) PHP
2 155 (58.94%) MySQL
3 142 (53.99%) Zend
4 133 (50.57%) MVC
5 116 (44.11%) JavaScript
6 115 (43.73%) HTML
7 110 (41.83%) Agile Software Development
8 106 (40.30%) CSS
9 103 (39.16%) OO
10 82 (31.18%) TDD
11 79 (30.04%) Git (software)
12 78 (29.66%) LAMP
13 67 (25.48%) CodeIgniter
14 65 (24.71%) Linux
15 64 (24.33%) Laravel
16 62 (23.57%) OO PHP
17 52 (19.77%) jQuery
18 48 (18.25%) PHP5
19 47 (17.87%) HTML5
20 41 (15.59%) BDD
21 40 (15.21%) Java
22 38 (14.45%) OOP
23 37 (14.07%) Apache
23 37 (14.07%) Open Source
24 35 (13.31%) RESTful
24 35 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
25 34 (12.93%) NoSQL
26 32 (12.17%) Backbone.js
27 31 (11.79%) Scrum
28 30 (11.41%) AngularJS

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 37 (14.07%) Apache
2 21 (7.98%) Drupal
3 13 (4.94%) CMS
4 11 (4.18%) Apache Solr
5 10 (3.80%) Node.js
5 10 (3.80%) WordPress
6 8 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.90%) nginx
8 3 (1.14%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (0.76%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.38%) Confluence
10 1 (0.38%) concrete5
10 1 (0.38%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.38%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.90%) Magento
2 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.90%) GitHub
2 3 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.76%) SSL
2 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (58.94%) MySQL
2 34 (12.93%) NoSQL
3 22 (8.37%) MongoDB
4 21 (7.98%) Redis
5 13 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.66%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.66%) Big Data
7 6 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.14%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.14%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.76%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.38%) BigTable
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.38%) Riak
10 1 (0.38%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 79 (30.04%) Git (software)
2 29 (11.03%) Subversion
2 29 (11.03%) PHPUnit
3 27 (10.27%) JIRA
4 20 (7.60%) Jenkins
5 17 (6.46%) Behat
6 16 (6.08%) Cucumber
7 14 (5.32%) Hudson
8 13 (4.94%) Mercurial
9 7 (2.66%) Selenium
10 5 (1.90%) Grunt
11 3 (1.14%) PhantomJS
11 3 (1.14%) Yeoman
11 3 (1.14%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.76%) Bower
13 1 (0.38%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.38%) DbUnit
13 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (8.75%) Marketing
2 16 (6.08%) Finance
3 6 (2.28%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.28%) Banking
3 6 (2.28%) French Language
4 4 (1.52%) Advertising
4 4 (1.52%) Publishing
5 3 (1.14%) Games
6 1 (0.38%) Retail
6 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 254 (96.58%) Developer
2 203 (77.19%) PHP Developer
3 69 (26.24%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 54 (20.53%) Senior Developer
5 44 (16.73%) Senior PHP Developer
6 15 (5.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 14 (5.32%) Web Developer
8 12 (4.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 10 (3.80%) Drupal Developer
10 9 (3.42%) Front-End Developer
10 9 (3.42%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (3.42%) LAMP Developer
11 7 (2.66%) Senior Web Developer
12 6 (2.28%) Programmer
12 6 (2.28%) PHP Programmer
13 5 (1.90%) Lead PHP Developer
13 5 (1.90%) Lead Developer
13 5 (1.90%) PHP Web Developer
13 5 (1.90%) Software Engineer
14 4 (1.52%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (43.73%) HTML
2 106 (40.30%) CSS
3 78 (29.66%) LAMP
4 67 (25.48%) CodeIgniter
5 64 (24.33%) Laravel
6 52 (19.77%) jQuery
7 47 (17.87%) HTML5
8 35 (13.31%) RESTful
9 32 (12.17%) Backbone.js
10 30 (11.41%) AngularJS
11 29 (11.03%) CakePHP
12 28 (10.65%) Yii
13 27 (10.27%) Web Services
14 23 (8.75%) CSS3
15 22 (8.37%) XML
15 22 (8.37%) JSON
16 17 (6.46%) Memcached
17 15 (5.70%) Zend Framework
18 10 (3.80%) Ajax
19 8 (3.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.07%) Open Source
2 11 (4.18%) Social Media
3 6 (2.28%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.90%) Social Network
4 5 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.52%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.14%) E-Learning
6 3 (1.14%) SCORM
7 2 (0.76%) DTV
7 2 (0.76%) Animation
7 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.38%) iPhone
8 1 (0.38%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.38%) W3C
8 1 (0.38%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 65 (24.71%) Linux
2 9 (3.42%) UNIX
3 6 (2.28%) Android
4 5 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.52%) CentOS
6 3 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.14%) Windows
7 2 (0.76%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (50.57%) MVC
2 110 (41.83%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (39.16%) OO
4 82 (31.18%) TDD
5 62 (23.57%) OO PHP
6 41 (15.59%) BDD
7 38 (14.45%) OOP
8 35 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (11.79%) Scrum
10 24 (9.13%) E-Commerce
11 17 (6.46%) Software Engineering
12 16 (6.08%) Unit Testing
13 14 (5.32%) Release Management
13 14 (5.32%) Pair Programming
14 13 (4.94%) Web Development
15 8 (3.04%) Performance Monitoring
16 6 (2.28%) Responsive Web Design
16 6 (2.28%) OOD
17 5 (1.90%) CRM
17 5 (1.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 263 (100.00%) PHP
2 116 (44.11%) JavaScript
3 48 (18.25%) PHP5
4 40 (15.21%) Java
5 28 (10.65%) Python
6 23 (8.75%) SQL
7 18 (6.84%) Ruby
8 7 (2.66%) Perl
9 6 (2.28%) C++
9 6 (2.28%) C
10 3 (1.14%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.38%) C#
11 1 (0.38%) PHP4
11 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (1.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.56%) QA
2 4 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.90%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (1.90%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.14%) Ansible
3 3 (1.14%) Puppet
4 2 (0.76%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 142 (53.99%) Zend
2 11 (4.18%) Facebook
3 8 (3.04%) New Relic
4 6 (2.28%) Twitter
4 6 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.28%) Google
5 2 (0.76%) Akamai
6 1 (0.38%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle
6 1 (0.38%) Interwoven
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