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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symfony
Rank 327 299 301
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Contract jobs citing Symfony 98 124 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.53% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 1.70% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 108 104
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£370 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £404 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £375 £238
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +57.89%
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
7342 7294 7721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.28% 31.02% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5324 5187 5545
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 46 73
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £53.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -10 24 £370 +5.71% 10
Hammersmith -7 1 £275 -28.75%
Wimbledon - 1 £275 -
Croydon - 1 £350 -
Hounslow - 1 £470 -
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 166 (98.22%) PHP
2 94 (55.62%) MySQL
3 90 (53.25%) HTML
4 84 (49.70%) CSS
5 79 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (46.15%) JavaScript
7 72 (42.60%) MVC
8 65 (38.46%) OO
9 55 (32.54%) Zend
10 52 (30.77%) Git (software)
11 49 (28.99%) jQuery
12 48 (28.40%) Laravel
13 46 (27.22%) PHP5
14 45 (26.63%) LAMP
15 43 (25.44%) TDD
15 43 (25.44%) HTML5
16 36 (21.30%) OO PHP
16 36 (21.30%) Scrum
17 35 (20.71%) BDD
17 35 (20.71%) CSS3
18 33 (19.53%) Linux
19 28 (16.57%) AngularJS
20 24 (14.20%) E-Commerce
20 24 (14.20%) Subversion
21 23 (13.61%) Apache
22 22 (13.02%) Finance
22 22 (13.02%) Drupal
22 22 (13.02%) Redis
23 21 (12.43%) Puppet
23 21 (12.43%) Vagrant

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (13.61%) Apache
2 22 (13.02%) Drupal
3 11 (6.51%) Node.js
4 6 (3.55%) WordPress
5 5 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.78%) nginx
6 3 (1.78%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.59%) CMS
7 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.37%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (2.37%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (1.18%) SaaS
3 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.59%) PaaS
4 1 (0.59%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.59%) GitHub
4 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.59%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.92%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (1.18%) Internet
3 1 (0.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (55.62%) MySQL
2 22 (13.02%) Redis
3 20 (11.83%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (10.06%) NoSQL
5 15 (8.88%) MongoDB
6 11 (6.51%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.18%) Big Data
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.59%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 52 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.20%) Subversion
3 21 (12.43%) Jenkins
4 20 (11.83%) PHPUnit
5 15 (8.88%) Behat
6 9 (5.33%) JMeter
6 9 (5.33%) Mercurial
7 8 (4.73%) FogBugz
7 8 (4.73%) Trac
7 8 (4.73%) Grunt
7 8 (4.73%) Redmine
8 5 (2.96%) gulp
9 4 (2.37%) Bower
9 4 (2.37%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.37%) JIRA
10 2 (1.18%) Selenium
10 2 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.18%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.59%) Broccoli
11 1 (0.59%) Ant
General
1 22 (13.02%) Finance
2 8 (4.73%) Marketing
3 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.78%) Publishing
3 3 (1.78%) Games
4 2 (1.18%) Advertising
4 2 (1.18%) Retail
5 1 (0.59%) Billing
5 1 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (91.12%) Developer
2 103 (60.95%) PHP Developer
3 35 (20.71%) Senior Developer
4 26 (15.38%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 19 (11.24%) Senior PHP Developer
6 15 (8.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 14 (8.28%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 13 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
9 9 (5.33%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.14%) LAMP Developer
11 5 (2.96%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (2.96%) Front-End Developer
12 4 (2.37%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (2.37%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (2.37%) Django Developer
12 4 (2.37%) Python Developer
12 4 (2.37%) Python/Django Developer
13 3 (1.78%) Web Developer
13 3 (1.78%) AWS Developer
13 3 (1.78%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (53.25%) HTML
2 84 (49.70%) CSS
3 49 (28.99%) jQuery
4 48 (28.40%) Laravel
5 45 (26.63%) LAMP
6 43 (25.44%) HTML5
7 35 (20.71%) CSS3
8 28 (16.57%) AngularJS
9 21 (12.43%) Web Services
10 14 (8.28%) CodeIgniter
11 13 (7.69%) Ajax
11 13 (7.69%) Yii
11 13 (7.69%) REST
12 11 (6.51%) Backbone.js
13 9 (5.33%) Gherkin
13 9 (5.33%) Doctrine
13 9 (5.33%) Drush
14 7 (4.14%) XML
15 6 (3.55%) JSON
15 6 (3.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.14%) Digital Media
2 6 (3.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.37%) User Experience
4 3 (1.78%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.18%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.18%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.59%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.53%) Linux
2 5 (2.96%) CentOS
3 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.18%) Android
5 1 (0.59%) Windows
5 1 (0.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (42.60%) MVC
3 65 (38.46%) OO
4 43 (25.44%) TDD
5 36 (21.30%) Scrum
5 36 (21.30%) OO PHP
6 35 (20.71%) BDD
7 24 (14.20%) E-Commerce
8 20 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (11.24%) Mentoring
10 18 (10.65%) OOP
11 16 (9.47%) Open Source
11 16 (9.47%) Software Engineering
12 11 (6.51%) DevOps
13 9 (5.33%) Unit Testing
13 9 (5.33%) Kanban
14 8 (4.73%) Project Management
14 8 (4.73%) Coaching
14 8 (4.73%) Waterfall
15 7 (4.14%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 166 (98.22%) PHP
2 78 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 46 (27.22%) PHP5
4 13 (7.69%) SQL
5 11 (6.51%) Python
6 8 (4.73%) Shell Script
7 7 (4.14%) Java
8 5 (2.96%) C
9 4 (2.37%) Go
10 3 (1.78%) Ruby
11 2 (1.18%) C++
11 2 (1.18%) Perl
12 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (4.14%) Degree
2 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.51%) Varnish
2 4 (2.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (12.43%) Puppet
1 21 (12.43%) Vagrant
2 6 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.18%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.59%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.59%) Nagios
4 1 (0.59%) collectd
4 1 (0.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 55 (32.54%) Zend
2 9 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.37%) Google
4 3 (1.78%) Percona
5 1 (0.59%) Facebook
5 1 (0.59%) Twitter
5 1 (0.59%) PayPal
5 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
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