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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 260 325 316
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -9
Contract jobs citing Symfony 159 107 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.43% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.14% 1.36% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 96 84
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £253 £300
% change year-on-year
+38.61% -15.83%
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
7425 7876 7839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.38% 31.39% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5304 5685 5514
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 68
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.87 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +32 32 £350 +7.69% 13
Hammersmith - 2 £386 - 1
Isleworth - 1 £378 -
Twickenham - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Clapham - - - - 1
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 244 (100.00%) PHP
2 143 (58.61%) MySQL
3 127 (52.05%) Zend
4 121 (49.59%) MVC
5 112 (45.90%) HTML
6 103 (42.21%) CSS
7 101 (41.39%) JavaScript
8 98 (40.16%) OO
8 98 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
9 76 (31.15%) Git (software)
10 66 (27.05%) TDD
11 62 (25.41%) LAMP
11 62 (25.41%) OO PHP
12 57 (23.36%) Laravel
13 55 (22.54%) CodeIgniter
14 52 (21.31%) PHP5
15 49 (20.08%) jQuery
16 43 (17.62%) Linux
17 38 (15.57%) HTML5
18 34 (13.93%) Java
19 32 (13.11%) OOP
20 31 (12.70%) BDD
21 28 (11.48%) RESTful
21 28 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
22 27 (11.07%) Scrum
23 26 (10.66%) Subversion
23 26 (10.66%) Apache
23 26 (10.66%) Yii
24 25 (10.25%) CakePHP
25 24 (9.84%) NoSQL

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 26 (10.66%) Apache
2 21 (8.61%) Drupal
3 11 (4.51%) Apache Solr
4 9 (3.69%) Node.js
4 9 (3.69%) CMS
5 8 (3.28%) WordPress
5 8 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.46%) nginx
7 3 (1.23%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.41%) Confluence
8 1 (0.41%) concrete5
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.41%) Magnolia
8 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Magento
2 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.05%) GitHub
2 3 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.82%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (58.61%) MySQL
2 24 (9.84%) NoSQL
3 17 (6.97%) Redis
3 17 (6.97%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (2.87%) Big Data
6 4 (1.64%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.23%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.23%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.82%) Riak
8 2 (0.82%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.82%) BigTable
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.41%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 76 (31.15%) Git (software)
2 26 (10.66%) Subversion
3 24 (9.84%) PHPUnit
4 21 (8.61%) JIRA
5 17 (6.97%) Behat
6 14 (5.74%) Jenkins
7 13 (5.33%) Mercurial
8 11 (4.51%) Cucumber
9 8 (3.28%) Hudson
10 7 (2.87%) Selenium
11 3 (1.23%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.23%) Grunt
11 3 (1.23%) PhantomJS
12 1 (0.41%) Yeoman
12 1 (0.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 1 (0.41%) DbUnit
12 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.41%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (6.56%) Finance
2 13 (5.33%) Marketing
3 7 (2.87%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.46%) Banking
4 6 (2.46%) French Language
5 4 (1.64%) Publishing
6 3 (1.23%) Games
6 3 (1.23%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.41%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.41%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 236 (96.72%) Developer
2 196 (80.33%) PHP Developer
3 71 (29.10%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 47 (19.26%) Senior Developer
5 40 (16.39%) Senior PHP Developer
6 12 (4.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 12 (4.92%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 9 (3.69%) Drupal Developer
7 9 (3.69%) Web Developer
8 8 (3.28%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (3.28%) LAMP Developer
9 7 (2.87%) PHP Zend Developer
10 6 (2.46%) PHP Programmer
10 6 (2.46%) Programmer
11 5 (2.05%) Lead Developer
11 5 (2.05%) Senior Web Developer
11 5 (2.05%) Software Engineer
11 5 (2.05%) Lead PHP Developer
11 5 (2.05%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (1.64%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (45.90%) HTML
2 103 (42.21%) CSS
3 62 (25.41%) LAMP
4 57 (23.36%) Laravel
5 55 (22.54%) CodeIgniter
6 49 (20.08%) jQuery
7 38 (15.57%) HTML5
8 28 (11.48%) RESTful
9 26 (10.66%) Yii
10 25 (10.25%) CakePHP
11 23 (9.43%) Web Services
12 21 (8.61%) JSON
12 21 (8.61%) Backbone.js
13 20 (8.20%) XML
14 19 (7.79%) CSS3
15 16 (6.56%) AngularJS
15 16 (6.56%) Zend Framework
16 15 (6.15%) Memcached
17 14 (5.74%) Ajax
18 8 (3.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.02%) Open Source
2 9 (3.69%) Social Media
3 5 (2.05%) Social Network
4 4 (1.64%) Web 2.0
4 4 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.23%) E-Learning
5 3 (1.23%) SCORM
5 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.82%) DTV
6 2 (0.82%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.41%) W3C
7 1 (0.41%) iPad
7 1 (0.41%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.41%) Replication
7 1 (0.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.62%) Linux
2 8 (3.28%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.46%) Android
3 6 (2.46%) UNIX
4 3 (1.23%) CentOS
5 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.41%) Windows
6 1 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (49.59%) MVC
2 98 (40.16%) OO
2 98 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (27.05%) TDD
4 62 (25.41%) OO PHP
5 32 (13.11%) OOP
6 31 (12.70%) BDD
7 28 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (11.07%) Scrum
9 23 (9.43%) E-Commerce
10 18 (7.38%) Unit Testing
11 16 (6.56%) Web Development
12 12 (4.92%) Software Engineering
13 9 (3.69%) Pair Programming
14 8 (3.28%) Release Management
15 6 (2.46%) iOS Development
15 6 (2.46%) Mentoring
15 6 (2.46%) Performance Monitoring
16 5 (2.05%) Analytics
16 5 (2.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 244 (100.00%) PHP
2 101 (41.39%) JavaScript
3 52 (21.31%) PHP5
4 34 (13.93%) Java
5 20 (8.20%) SQL
6 19 (7.79%) Python
7 14 (5.74%) Ruby
8 6 (2.46%) Perl
8 6 (2.46%) C
8 6 (2.46%) C++
9 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.41%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (1.64%) Degree
2 3 (1.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.69%) QA
2 4 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.05%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.05%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.23%) Ansible
3 3 (1.23%) Puppet
4 2 (0.82%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 127 (52.05%) Zend
2 9 (3.69%) Facebook
3 7 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.46%) New Relic
5 5 (2.05%) Twitter
6 4 (1.64%) Google
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle
7 2 (0.82%) Akamai
8 1 (0.41%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.41%) Interwoven
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