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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 281 293 293
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs citing Symfony 122 114 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.47% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 1.50% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 99 88
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £405 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £233 £250
% change year-on-year
+55.91% -7.00%
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
7272 7612 7536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.84% 31.40% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5181 5488 5257
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 81 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 £19.00 £19.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +15 23 £340 +4.61% 18
Hammersmith - 2 £386 -
Chiswick - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 221 (100.00%) PHP
2 127 (57.47%) MySQL
3 126 (57.01%) HTML
4 114 (51.58%) CSS
5 110 (49.77%) Zend
6 107 (48.42%) JavaScript
7 106 (47.96%) MVC
8 76 (34.39%) OO
9 65 (29.41%) jQuery
10 54 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (24.43%) TDD
11 50 (22.62%) PHP5
12 46 (20.81%) CodeIgniter
12 46 (20.81%) Git (software)
13 45 (20.36%) OO PHP
14 42 (19.00%) LAMP
15 38 (17.19%) HTML5
16 36 (16.29%) Laravel
17 33 (14.93%) Linux
17 33 (14.93%) OOP
18 28 (12.67%) Java
18 28 (12.67%) Scrum
19 24 (10.86%) PHPUnit
19 24 (10.86%) BDD
20 23 (10.41%) Drupal
21 22 (9.95%) Web Development
21 22 (9.95%) RESTful
22 21 (9.50%) CSS3
22 21 (9.50%) Yii
22 21 (9.50%) Ajax

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (10.41%) Drupal
2 17 (7.69%) Apache
3 10 (4.52%) CMS
4 7 (3.17%) nginx
4 7 (3.17%) Node.js
4 7 (3.17%) WordPress
5 6 (2.71%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.90%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.90%) Magnolia
7 2 (0.90%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.45%) Confluence
8 1 (0.45%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.81%) GitHub
3 3 (1.36%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.45%) Heroku
5 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (57.47%) MySQL
2 17 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 15 (6.79%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.62%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.17%) Big Data
6 6 (2.71%) Redis
7 5 (2.26%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.36%) Riak
8 3 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.36%) BigTable
8 3 (1.36%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.45%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 46 (20.81%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.86%) PHPUnit
3 16 (7.24%) Behat
3 16 (7.24%) Subversion
4 12 (5.43%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.07%) Selenium
6 7 (3.17%) JIRA
7 6 (2.71%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.81%) Hudson
9 3 (1.36%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.36%) Grunt
9 3 (1.36%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.45%) DbUnit
10 1 (0.45%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (4.98%) Marketing
2 10 (4.52%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.07%) Finance
4 6 (2.71%) Games
5 5 (2.26%) French Language
6 4 (1.81%) Banking
6 4 (1.81%) Publishing
7 3 (1.36%) Advertising
8 2 (0.90%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.90%) Retail
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 213 (96.38%) Developer
2 177 (80.09%) PHP Developer
3 57 (25.79%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 23 (10.41%) Senior Developer
5 19 (8.60%) Senior PHP Developer
6 14 (6.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 12 (5.43%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.52%) Programmer
8 10 (4.52%) LAMP Developer
9 9 (4.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 9 (4.07%) PHP Programmer
10 8 (3.62%) PHP Zend Developer
11 7 (3.17%) Drupal Developer
11 7 (3.17%) Front-End Developer
11 7 (3.17%) PHP Web Developer
11 7 (3.17%) Lead Developer
11 7 (3.17%) Software Engineer
12 6 (2.71%) Lead PHP Developer
13 5 (2.26%) Architect
13 5 (2.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (57.01%) HTML
2 114 (51.58%) CSS
3 65 (29.41%) jQuery
4 46 (20.81%) CodeIgniter
5 42 (19.00%) LAMP
6 38 (17.19%) HTML5
7 36 (16.29%) Laravel
8 22 (9.95%) RESTful
9 21 (9.50%) CSS3
9 21 (9.50%) Yii
9 21 (9.50%) Ajax
10 19 (8.60%) Web Services
10 19 (8.60%) CakePHP
11 17 (7.69%) XML
12 15 (6.79%) Backbone.js
13 13 (5.88%) JSON
14 12 (5.43%) Zend Framework
15 9 (4.07%) AngularJS
16 8 (3.62%) Memcached
17 5 (2.26%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.98%) Open Source
2 9 (4.07%) Social Media
3 5 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.81%) Web 2.0
4 4 (1.81%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.81%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.36%) Social Network
5 3 (1.36%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.90%) DTV
7 1 (0.45%) iPad
7 1 (0.45%) iPhone
7 1 (0.45%) GIS
7 1 (0.45%) Replication
7 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.93%) Linux
2 16 (7.24%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.62%) Android
4 4 (1.81%) UNIX
5 3 (1.36%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.45%) CentOS
6 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.45%) Debian
6 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (47.96%) MVC
2 76 (34.39%) OO
3 54 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (24.43%) TDD
4 45 (20.36%) OO PHP
5 33 (14.93%) OOP
6 28 (12.67%) Scrum
7 24 (10.86%) BDD
8 22 (9.95%) Web Development
9 16 (7.24%) Unit Testing
9 16 (7.24%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (5.88%) E-Commerce
11 12 (5.43%) iOS Development
12 11 (4.98%) Software Engineering
13 7 (3.17%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (3.17%) Pair Programming
14 6 (2.71%) Analytics
15 5 (2.26%) Workflow
15 5 (2.26%) Data Management
16 4 (1.81%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 221 (100.00%) PHP
2 107 (48.42%) JavaScript
3 50 (22.62%) PHP5
4 28 (12.67%) Java
5 21 (9.50%) SQL
6 15 (6.79%) Python
7 14 (6.33%) Ruby
8 5 (2.26%) C++
9 4 (1.81%) Perl
9 4 (1.81%) C
10 1 (0.45%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (3.17%) Degree
2 4 (1.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.62%) QA
2 4 (1.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.90%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.81%) Puppet
2 3 (1.36%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.36%) Ansible
3 1 (0.45%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 110 (49.77%) Zend
2 7 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (2.71%) Facebook
4 5 (2.26%) Twitter
5 2 (0.90%) Google
5 2 (0.90%) Interwoven
5 2 (0.90%) New Relic
6 1 (0.45%) Akamai
6 1 (0.45%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle
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Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
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Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
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Rate: Market rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Talent International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
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