The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 281 296 284
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs citing Symfony 129 119 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 1.57% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 105 95
Average daily rate
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£340 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £235 £250
% change year-on-year
+57.44% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7192 7597 7618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.65% 31.29% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5094 5461 5349
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 70 82
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.90 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £57.65 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Symfony
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +18 25 £350 +7.69% 9
Hammersmith - 2 £386 -
Isleworth - 1 £378 -
Teddington - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 228 (100.00%) PHP
2 134 (58.77%) MySQL
3 120 (52.63%) Zend
4 119 (52.19%) HTML
5 111 (48.68%) MVC
6 107 (46.93%) CSS
7 100 (43.86%) JavaScript
8 82 (35.96%) OO
9 62 (27.19%) jQuery
10 60 (26.32%) Git (software)
11 57 (25.00%) PHP5
12 56 (24.56%) TDD
13 54 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
14 49 (21.49%) CodeIgniter
14 49 (21.49%) OO PHP
15 47 (20.61%) LAMP
16 42 (18.42%) Laravel
17 37 (16.23%) HTML5
18 34 (14.91%) Linux
18 34 (14.91%) OOP
19 29 (12.72%) Scrum
20 28 (12.28%) BDD
21 27 (11.84%) Java
22 26 (11.40%) Yii
23 25 (10.96%) PHPUnit
24 24 (10.53%) RESTful
24 24 (10.53%) CakePHP
25 23 (10.09%) Drupal
25 23 (10.09%) SQL
26 21 (9.21%) Web Development

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 23 (10.09%) Drupal
2 19 (8.33%) Apache
3 12 (5.26%) Apache Solr
4 8 (3.51%) CMS
5 7 (3.07%) Node.js
6 6 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.63%) nginx
6 6 (2.63%) WordPress
7 2 (0.88%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.44%) IIS
8 1 (0.44%) Confluence
8 1 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.44%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.44%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.19%) GitHub
2 3 (1.32%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.44%) Heroku
3 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (58.77%) MySQL
2 18 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 16 (7.02%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.26%) Redis
5 8 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.07%) Big Data
7 5 (2.19%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.32%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.32%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.32%) Riak
8 3 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.32%) BigTable
9 2 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.44%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 60 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.96%) PHPUnit
3 20 (8.77%) Behat
4 19 (8.33%) Subversion
5 13 (5.70%) Jenkins
6 9 (3.95%) Selenium
7 7 (3.07%) JIRA
7 7 (3.07%) Mercurial
8 6 (2.63%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.75%) Hudson
10 3 (1.32%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.32%) PhantomJS
10 3 (1.32%) Grunt
11 1 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.44%) DbUnit
11 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.44%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (5.26%) Finance
2 11 (4.82%) Marketing
3 9 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.63%) Games
5 5 (2.19%) French Language
6 4 (1.75%) Banking
7 3 (1.32%) Advertising
7 3 (1.32%) Publishing
8 2 (0.88%) Retail
8 2 (0.88%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Back Office
9 1 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 220 (96.49%) Developer
2 184 (80.70%) PHP Developer
3 61 (26.75%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 24 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 20 (8.77%) Senior PHP Developer
6 14 (6.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 11 (4.82%) Web Developer
7 11 (4.82%) LAMP Developer
8 8 (3.51%) PHP Zend Developer
8 8 (3.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 8 (3.51%) Drupal Developer
8 8 (3.51%) Programmer
9 7 (3.07%) PHP Web Developer
9 7 (3.07%) PHP Programmer
9 7 (3.07%) Lead Developer
9 7 (3.07%) Software Engineer
9 7 (3.07%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (2.63%) Lead PHP Developer
11 5 (2.19%) Architect
11 5 (2.19%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (52.19%) HTML
2 107 (46.93%) CSS
3 62 (27.19%) jQuery
4 49 (21.49%) CodeIgniter
5 47 (20.61%) LAMP
6 42 (18.42%) Laravel
7 37 (16.23%) HTML5
8 26 (11.40%) Yii
9 24 (10.53%) RESTful
9 24 (10.53%) CakePHP
10 21 (9.21%) CSS3
11 20 (8.77%) Ajax
11 20 (8.77%) Web Services
12 18 (7.89%) JSON
13 17 (7.46%) XML
14 16 (7.02%) Zend Framework
14 16 (7.02%) Backbone.js
15 10 (4.39%) Memcached
16 9 (3.95%) AngularJS
17 6 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.82%) Open Source
2 8 (3.51%) Social Media
3 5 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.75%) Digital Media
4 4 (1.75%) Web 2.0
4 4 (1.75%) Social Network
4 4 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.88%) DTV
7 1 (0.44%) GIS
7 1 (0.44%) Replication
7 1 (0.44%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.44%) SCORM
7 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.44%) iPad
7 1 (0.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.91%) Linux
2 14 (6.14%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.07%) Android
4 4 (1.75%) UNIX
5 3 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.44%) Debian
6 1 (0.44%) Windows
6 1 (0.44%) CentOS
6 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (48.68%) MVC
2 82 (35.96%) OO
3 56 (24.56%) TDD
4 54 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (21.49%) OO PHP
6 34 (14.91%) OOP
7 29 (12.72%) Scrum
8 28 (12.28%) BDD
9 21 (9.21%) Web Development
10 16 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (6.58%) Unit Testing
12 13 (5.70%) E-Commerce
13 11 (4.82%) iOS Development
14 10 (4.39%) Software Engineering
15 8 (3.51%) Pair Programming
16 7 (3.07%) Responsive Web Design
17 6 (2.63%) Analytics
18 5 (2.19%) Workflow
18 5 (2.19%) Release Management
18 5 (2.19%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 228 (100.00%) PHP
2 100 (43.86%) JavaScript
3 57 (25.00%) PHP5
4 27 (11.84%) Java
5 23 (10.09%) SQL
6 14 (6.14%) Python
7 13 (5.70%) Ruby
8 5 (2.19%) C++
9 4 (1.75%) C
9 4 (1.75%) Perl
10 1 (0.44%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (3.51%) Degree
2 4 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.95%) QA
2 4 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.75%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.19%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.75%) Puppet
2 4 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.32%) Ansible
4 1 (0.44%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 120 (52.63%) Zend
2 8 (3.51%) Facebook
3 7 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.63%) Twitter
5 3 (1.32%) Google
5 3 (1.32%) New Relic
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle
6 1 (0.44%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.44%) Akamai
6 1 (0.44%) Rackspace
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