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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symfony
Rank 344 285 304
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +19
Contract jobs citing Symfony 89 142 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.58% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 1.89% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 120 107
Average daily rate
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£368 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £407 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
7589 7498 8150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.53% 30.83% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5581 5261 5890
Average daily rate £438 £413 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 53 55
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.43 £17.50 £24.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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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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 +1 17 £370 +7.24% 17
Croydon - 3 £425 -
Hammersmith -3 1 £275 -28.75%
Wimbledon - 1 £275 -
Hounslow - 1 £470 -
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 167 (97.09%) PHP
2 96 (55.81%) MySQL
3 88 (51.16%) HTML
4 85 (49.42%) CSS
5 82 (47.67%) JavaScript
6 81 (47.09%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (43.02%) MVC
8 68 (39.53%) OO
9 54 (31.40%) Zend
10 50 (29.07%) Laravel
11 48 (27.91%) jQuery
11 48 (27.91%) TDD
12 47 (27.33%) Git (software)
13 42 (24.42%) Linux
14 40 (23.26%) PHP5
15 38 (22.09%) LAMP
16 37 (21.51%) HTML5
16 37 (21.51%) OO PHP
17 35 (20.35%) Scrum
18 34 (19.77%) Drupal
18 34 (19.77%) CSS3
19 32 (18.60%) BDD
20 30 (17.44%) E-Commerce
21 27 (15.70%) Apache
22 25 (14.53%) AngularJS
23 24 (13.95%) Mentoring
23 24 (13.95%) Finance
23 24 (13.95%) Subversion
24 23 (13.37%) SQL
25 22 (12.79%) Web Services

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 34 (19.77%) Drupal
2 27 (15.70%) Apache
3 15 (8.72%) Node.js
4 6 (3.49%) Alfresco
4 6 (3.49%) WordPress
5 5 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.91%) CMS
6 3 (1.74%) IIS
7 2 (1.16%) nginx
8 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (2.33%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (1.16%) SaaS
3 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.58%) PaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.58%) GitHub
4 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.58%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.65%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (1.16%) Internet
3 1 (0.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (55.81%) MySQL
2 22 (12.79%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (12.21%) Redis
4 20 (11.63%) MongoDB
5 17 (9.88%) NoSQL
6 11 (6.40%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 47 (27.33%) Git (software)
2 24 (13.95%) Subversion
3 18 (10.47%) Jenkins
4 17 (9.88%) PHPUnit
5 11 (6.40%) Behat
6 9 (5.23%) Redmine
6 9 (5.23%) Mercurial
6 9 (5.23%) FogBugz
6 9 (5.23%) Trac
7 8 (4.65%) Grunt
7 8 (4.65%) JMeter
8 7 (4.07%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.91%) gulp
10 4 (2.33%) Bower
10 4 (2.33%) JIRA
11 3 (1.74%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.16%) Selenium
13 1 (0.58%) Ant
13 1 (0.58%) Maven
13 1 (0.58%) Jasmine
General
1 24 (13.95%) Finance
2 7 (4.07%) Marketing
3 4 (2.33%) Publishing
4 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.16%) Retail
5 2 (1.16%) Games
5 2 (1.16%) Advertising
6 1 (0.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (92.44%) Developer
2 107 (62.21%) PHP Developer
3 30 (17.44%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 29 (16.86%) Senior Developer
5 23 (13.37%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 16 (9.30%) Drupal Developer
6 16 (9.30%) Senior PHP Developer
7 12 (6.98%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 8 (4.65%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.49%) LAMP Developer
10 5 (2.91%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (2.91%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (2.91%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (2.33%) Python/Django Developer
11 4 (2.33%) Django Developer
11 4 (2.33%) Python Developer
11 4 (2.33%) Senior Software Engineer
12 3 (1.74%) Java Developer
12 3 (1.74%) Web Developer
12 3 (1.74%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (51.16%) HTML
2 85 (49.42%) CSS
3 50 (29.07%) Laravel
4 48 (27.91%) jQuery
5 38 (22.09%) LAMP
6 37 (21.51%) HTML5
7 34 (19.77%) CSS3
8 25 (14.53%) AngularJS
9 22 (12.79%) Web Services
10 13 (7.56%) Ajax
10 13 (7.56%) Yii
11 12 (6.98%) REST
12 11 (6.40%) CodeIgniter
13 10 (5.81%) XML
13 10 (5.81%) Backbone.js
14 8 (4.65%) Gherkin
14 8 (4.65%) Drush
15 6 (3.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (3.49%) JSON
16 5 (2.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.07%) Digital Media
2 5 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.33%) User Experience
4 2 (1.16%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.16%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.58%) Interactive TV
5 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (24.42%) Linux
2 5 (2.91%) CentOS
2 5 (2.91%) Windows
3 4 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (47.09%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (43.02%) MVC
3 68 (39.53%) OO
4 48 (27.91%) TDD
5 37 (21.51%) OO PHP
6 35 (20.35%) Scrum
7 32 (18.60%) BDD
8 30 (17.44%) E-Commerce
9 24 (13.95%) Mentoring
10 21 (12.21%) Open Source
11 18 (10.47%) OOP
11 18 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (8.72%) Software Engineering
13 10 (5.81%) Kanban
13 10 (5.81%) Web Application Development
13 10 (5.81%) DevOps
14 9 (5.23%) Coaching
14 9 (5.23%) Waterfall
14 9 (5.23%) Unit Testing
14 9 (5.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (97.09%) PHP
2 82 (47.67%) JavaScript
3 40 (23.26%) PHP5
4 23 (13.37%) SQL
5 12 (6.98%) Java
6 10 (5.81%) Python
7 9 (5.23%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.49%) Go
9 5 (2.91%) C
10 3 (1.74%) Ruby
11 2 (1.16%) C++
11 2 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (2.91%) Degree
1 5 (2.91%) SC Cleared
1 5 (2.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.81%) Varnish
2 3 (1.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (11.05%) Vagrant
2 15 (8.72%) Puppet
3 5 (2.91%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.58%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 54 (31.40%) Zend
2 10 (5.81%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (3.49%) Percona
4 4 (2.33%) Google
5 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.58%) Facebook
5 1 (0.58%) Twitter
5 1 (0.58%) PayPal
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