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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symfony
Rank 307 309 322
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing Symfony 83 95 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 1.36% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 80 54
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£375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
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
6920 6988 6390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.60% 30.77% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4966 5120 4602
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 17 91
Average hourly rate £22.18 £40.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.55% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +3 20 £370 +5.71% 17
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £375 - 1
Croydon - 3 £375 -
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 141 (97.24%) PHP
2 88 (60.69%) HTML
3 79 (54.48%) CSS
4 75 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (48.97%) JavaScript
6 67 (46.21%) MySQL
7 60 (41.38%) MVC
8 55 (37.93%) Zend
9 52 (35.86%) OO
10 44 (30.34%) LAMP
10 44 (30.34%) TDD
11 41 (28.28%) HTML5
12 40 (27.59%) PHP5
13 39 (26.90%) Laravel
14 38 (26.21%) BDD
14 38 (26.21%) Git (software)
14 38 (26.21%) Scrum
15 33 (22.76%) OO PHP
16 31 (21.38%) AngularJS
17 28 (19.31%) CSS3
17 28 (19.31%) jQuery
18 25 (17.24%) Puppet
19 18 (12.41%) E-Commerce
19 18 (12.41%) CodeIgniter
20 16 (11.03%) Drupal
20 16 (11.03%) PHPUnit
20 16 (11.03%) Vagrant
20 16 (11.03%) Jenkins
20 16 (11.03%) Backbone.js
21 15 (10.34%) Linux

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 16 (11.03%) Drupal
2 9 (6.21%) Apache
2 9 (6.21%) Node.js
3 4 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.76%) WordPress
4 2 (1.38%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.69%) nginx
5 1 (0.69%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.90%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (1.38%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (46.21%) MySQL
2 14 (9.66%) Redis
3 13 (8.97%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (6.21%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.14%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.07%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.38%) Riak
8 2 (1.38%) Big Data
8 2 (1.38%) BigTable
9 1 (0.69%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 38 (26.21%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.03%) PHPUnit
2 16 (11.03%) Jenkins
3 15 (10.34%) Subversion
4 14 (9.66%) Behat
5 9 (6.21%) JMeter
6 6 (4.14%) Jasmine
7 5 (3.45%) Mercurial
8 4 (2.76%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (2.76%) FogBugz
8 4 (2.76%) Trac
8 4 (2.76%) Grunt
8 4 (2.76%) Redmine
9 3 (2.07%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.38%) JIRA
10 2 (1.38%) Selenium
10 2 (1.38%) CasperJS
11 1 (0.69%) PhantomJS
11 1 (0.69%) Ant
General
1 14 (9.66%) Finance
2 5 (3.45%) Marketing
3 4 (2.76%) Advertising
4 3 (2.07%) Publishing
4 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.38%) Automotive
5 2 (1.38%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Billing
6 1 (0.69%) Games
6 1 (0.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (90.34%) Developer
2 87 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 41 (28.28%) Senior Developer
4 22 (15.17%) Senior PHP Developer
4 22 (15.17%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 14 (9.66%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 11 (7.59%) Drupal Developer
7 7 (4.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 7 (4.83%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (4.14%) LAMP Developer
9 5 (3.45%) Software Engineer
10 4 (2.76%) Web Developer
11 3 (2.07%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (2.07%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.07%) Front-End Developer
12 2 (1.38%) OO PHP Developer
12 2 (1.38%) Systems Developer
13 1 (0.69%) Senior Web Developer
13 1 (0.69%) Applications Developer
13 1 (0.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (60.69%) HTML
2 79 (54.48%) CSS
3 44 (30.34%) LAMP
4 41 (28.28%) HTML5
5 39 (26.90%) Laravel
6 31 (21.38%) AngularJS
7 28 (19.31%) CSS3
7 28 (19.31%) jQuery
8 18 (12.41%) CodeIgniter
9 16 (11.03%) Backbone.js
10 14 (9.66%) REST
11 13 (8.97%) Web Services
12 12 (8.28%) Doctrine
13 11 (7.59%) Gherkin
14 9 (6.21%) Drush
15 8 (5.52%) Yii
16 6 (4.14%) CakePHP
17 5 (3.45%) XML
18 4 (2.76%) RESTful
18 4 (2.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.83%) Computer Science
1 7 (4.83%) Digital Media
2 5 (3.45%) User Experience
3 3 (2.07%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.38%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.38%) Social Media
4 2 (1.38%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.69%) Interactive TV
5 1 (0.69%) Statistics
5 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.34%) Linux
2 2 (1.38%) Android
2 2 (1.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.69%) Debian
3 1 (0.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (41.38%) MVC
3 52 (35.86%) OO
4 44 (30.34%) TDD
5 38 (26.21%) Scrum
5 38 (26.21%) BDD
6 33 (22.76%) OO PHP
7 18 (12.41%) E-Commerce
8 13 (8.97%) OOP
9 12 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (8.28%) DevOps
10 10 (6.90%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.21%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.83%) Open Source
12 7 (4.83%) SOA
13 6 (4.14%) Unit Testing
14 5 (3.45%) Kanban
14 5 (3.45%) Pair Programming
14 5 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
15 4 (2.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 141 (97.24%) PHP
2 71 (48.97%) JavaScript
3 40 (27.59%) PHP5
4 12 (8.28%) SQL
5 11 (7.59%) Java
6 6 (4.14%) Python
7 5 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.76%) C
9 3 (2.07%) Ruby
10 2 (1.38%) C++
10 2 (1.38%) Perl
10 2 (1.38%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (5.52%) Degree
2 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (8.28%) Varnish
2 2 (1.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (17.24%) Puppet
2 16 (11.03%) Vagrant
3 8 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.69%) collectd
4 1 (0.69%) Ansible
4 1 (0.69%) Kibana
4 1 (0.69%) Nagios
4 1 (0.69%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 55 (37.93%) Zend
2 5 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.76%) Google
4 2 (1.38%) HP
5 1 (0.69%) Twitter
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