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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symfony
Rank 336 338 319
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing Symfony 75 67 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 1.07% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 55 62
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 - -
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
6673 6287 6346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.55% 30.18% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4993 4700 4516
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 27 53
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +23 8 £375 +7.14% 13
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 142 (95.30%) PHP
2 85 (57.05%) HTML
3 81 (54.36%) JavaScript
4 79 (53.02%) CSS
5 76 (51.01%) MySQL
6 63 (42.28%) MVC
7 60 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (39.60%) Laravel
9 44 (29.53%) Zend
10 40 (26.85%) OO
11 34 (22.82%) TDD
12 33 (22.15%) Git (software)
13 31 (20.81%) HTML5
13 31 (20.81%) jQuery
14 27 (18.12%) Drupal
15 26 (17.45%) LAMP
15 26 (17.45%) E-Commerce
15 26 (17.45%) CSS3
16 25 (16.78%) Linux
17 23 (15.44%) Web Services
18 22 (14.77%) BDD
19 21 (14.09%) OOP
20 20 (13.42%) RESTful
20 20 (13.42%) OO PHP
21 19 (12.75%) CMS
22 17 (11.41%) Apache
22 17 (11.41%) Java
23 16 (10.74%) SQL
23 16 (10.74%) MongoDB
24 14 (9.40%) Amazon AWS

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 27 (18.12%) Drupal
2 19 (12.75%) CMS
3 17 (11.41%) Apache
4 11 (7.38%) WordPress
5 10 (6.71%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (4.70%) Node.js
7 5 (3.36%) nginx
8 4 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (2.68%) Magnolia
9 3 (2.01%) Alfresco
9 3 (2.01%) Apache Solr
9 3 (2.01%) IIS
10 2 (1.34%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.67%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) BigMachines
1 2 (1.34%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.04%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.68%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.34%) SaaS
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.67%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.34%) SMTP
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (51.01%) MySQL
2 16 (10.74%) MongoDB
3 12 (8.05%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.37%) Redis
5 7 (4.70%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.03%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (4.03%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (22.15%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.72%) PHPUnit
3 7 (4.70%) Subversion
4 6 (4.03%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.03%) JIRA
5 5 (3.36%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.01%) git-flow
6 3 (2.01%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.01%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.01%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.34%) Hudson
7 2 (1.34%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.34%) Mocha
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.34%) Redmine
8 1 (0.67%) Bower
8 1 (0.67%) FogBugz
8 1 (0.67%) Grunt
8 1 (0.67%) JMeter
8 1 (0.67%) Trac
General
1 9 (6.04%) Finance
2 7 (4.70%) Retail
3 4 (2.68%) Publishing
4 3 (2.01%) Marketing
5 2 (1.34%) Automotive
5 2 (1.34%) Games
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.67%) Law
6 1 (0.67%) Vietnamese Language
Job Titles
1 140 (93.96%) Developer
2 118 (79.19%) PHP Developer
3 38 (25.50%) Symfony Developer
4 34 (22.82%) Senior Developer
5 31 (20.81%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 31 (20.81%) Senior PHP Developer
6 10 (6.71%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (6.04%) MySQL Developer
7 9 (6.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 8 (5.37%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (4.70%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Drupal Developer
10 6 (4.03%) HTML Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Web Developer
11 5 (3.36%) Digital Developer
11 5 (3.36%) PHP Web Developer
12 4 (2.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (2.68%) Python Developer
13 3 (2.01%) LAMP Developer
13 3 (2.01%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (57.05%) HTML
2 79 (53.02%) CSS
3 59 (39.60%) Laravel
4 31 (20.81%) HTML5
4 31 (20.81%) jQuery
5 26 (17.45%) CSS3
5 26 (17.45%) LAMP
6 23 (15.44%) Web Services
7 20 (13.42%) RESTful
8 13 (8.72%) CodeIgniter
8 13 (8.72%) Doctrine
9 12 (8.05%) XML
10 11 (7.38%) REST
11 10 (6.71%) Ajax
11 10 (6.71%) Yii
12 9 (6.04%) Behat
13 8 (5.37%) SOAP
14 6 (4.03%) AngularJS
14 6 (4.03%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (4.03%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.36%) User Experience
2 4 (2.68%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.68%) Fintech
2 4 (2.68%) W3C
3 3 (2.01%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.34%) Social Media
5 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.78%) Linux
2 7 (4.70%) Windows
3 5 (3.36%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.34%) Android
4 2 (1.34%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.34%) Unix
5 1 (0.67%) CentOS
5 1 (0.67%) Debian
5 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (42.28%) MVC
2 60 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (26.85%) OO
4 34 (22.82%) TDD
5 26 (17.45%) E-Commerce
6 22 (14.77%) BDD
7 21 (14.09%) OOP
8 20 (13.42%) OO PHP
9 11 (7.38%) Scrum
9 11 (7.38%) Web Application Development
9 11 (7.38%) Web Development
10 10 (6.71%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.04%) Open Source
12 6 (4.03%) Front End Development
12 6 (4.03%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.03%) Project Management
12 6 (4.03%) Project Planning
12 6 (4.03%) Workflow
13 5 (3.36%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (3.36%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 142 (95.30%) PHP
2 81 (54.36%) JavaScript
3 17 (11.41%) Java
4 16 (10.74%) SQL
5 13 (8.72%) Python
6 12 (8.05%) Ruby
7 9 (6.04%) PHP 5
8 4 (2.68%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.34%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.34%) Go
10 1 (0.67%) C
10 1 (0.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (4.70%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Varnish
2 1 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.01%) Puppet
1 3 (2.01%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.34%) Kibana
2 2 (1.34%) logstash
3 1 (0.67%) Ansible
3 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (29.53%) Zend
2 4 (2.68%) Interwoven
2 4 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.01%) Facebook
3 3 (2.01%) Google
3 3 (2.01%) Percona
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle
4 2 (1.34%) Siebel
4 2 (1.34%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.67%) Atlassian
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