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 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symfony
Rank 324 300 339
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +39
Contract jobs citing Symfony 66 90 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.42% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.06% 1.40% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 62 20
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£375 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £256 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
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
6220 6415 5741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.69% 29.73% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4542 4523 4188
Average daily rate £425 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 58 48
Average hourly rate £28.19 £35.50 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.60% +79.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £27.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £147.50 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 March 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 5 March 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 +17 23 £350 - 12
Westminster - - - -
Clapham - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 167 (98.82%) PHP
2 95 (56.21%) JavaScript
2 95 (56.21%) MySQL
3 91 (53.85%) HTML
4 90 (53.25%) Zend
5 82 (48.52%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (47.34%) CSS
7 78 (46.15%) MVC
8 64 (37.87%) TDD
9 58 (34.32%) OO
10 54 (31.95%) LAMP
11 48 (28.40%) HTML5
11 48 (28.40%) Laravel
12 41 (24.26%) Linux
12 41 (24.26%) Git (software)
12 41 (24.26%) OO PHP
13 36 (21.30%) CodeIgniter
14 34 (20.12%) PHP5
14 34 (20.12%) AngularJS
15 32 (18.93%) jQuery
16 31 (18.34%) BDD
17 30 (17.75%) Backbone.js
18 25 (14.79%) Scrum
19 24 (14.20%) Open Source
19 24 (14.20%) CSS3
20 22 (13.02%) PHPUnit
21 21 (12.43%) OOP
22 20 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
23 19 (11.24%) Marketing
23 19 (11.24%) NoSQL

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 18 (10.65%) Apache
2 13 (7.69%) Drupal
3 12 (7.10%) Node.js
4 9 (5.33%) CMS
5 6 (3.55%) WordPress
6 3 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.18%) nginx
7 2 (1.18%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.59%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.78%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (56.21%) MySQL
2 19 (11.24%) NoSQL
3 12 (7.10%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (6.51%) MongoDB
4 11 (6.51%) Redis
5 7 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.78%) InfluxDB
6 3 (1.78%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.18%) BigTable
7 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.18%) Riak
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 41 (24.26%) Git (software)
2 22 (13.02%) PHPUnit
3 17 (10.06%) Jenkins
4 14 (8.28%) JIRA
5 13 (7.69%) Subversion
6 10 (5.92%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.14%) Hudson
8 6 (3.55%) Behat
9 5 (2.96%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.78%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (1.78%) Grunt
11 2 (1.18%) JMeter
11 2 (1.18%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.18%) Selenium
11 2 (1.18%) Bower
11 2 (1.18%) CasperJS
11 2 (1.18%) Yeoman
General
1 19 (11.24%) Marketing
2 7 (4.14%) Advertising
3 5 (2.96%) Finance
4 2 (1.18%) Games
4 2 (1.18%) Automotive
4 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.59%) French Language
5 1 (0.59%) Publishing
5 1 (0.59%) Banking
5 1 (0.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 157 (92.90%) Developer
2 117 (69.23%) PHP Developer
3 45 (26.63%) Senior Developer
4 36 (21.30%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 30 (17.75%) Senior PHP Developer
6 15 (8.88%) Web Developer
7 13 (7.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 5 (2.96%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (2.96%) LAMP Developer
8 5 (2.96%) Drupal Developer
8 5 (2.96%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (2.37%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (2.37%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (2.37%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 2 (1.18%) Software Engineer
10 2 (1.18%) Lead Developer
10 2 (1.18%) OO PHP Developer
11 1 (0.59%) WordPress Developer
11 1 (0.59%) DevOps Engineer
11 1 (0.59%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (53.85%) HTML
2 80 (47.34%) CSS
3 54 (31.95%) LAMP
4 48 (28.40%) HTML5
4 48 (28.40%) Laravel
5 36 (21.30%) CodeIgniter
6 34 (20.12%) AngularJS
7 32 (18.93%) jQuery
8 30 (17.75%) Backbone.js
9 24 (14.20%) CSS3
10 17 (10.06%) RESTful
11 16 (9.47%) Web Services
12 15 (8.88%) Doctrine
13 14 (8.28%) Yii
14 12 (7.10%) CakePHP
15 11 (6.51%) XML
15 11 (6.51%) REST
16 8 (4.73%) JSON
17 7 (4.14%) Memcached
17 7 (4.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.20%) Open Source
2 7 (4.14%) Social Media
3 5 (2.96%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.78%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.78%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.18%) Social Network
5 2 (1.18%) Animation
5 2 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.59%) User Experience
6 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.59%) Statistics
6 1 (0.59%) Streaming Music
6 1 (0.59%) Blog
6 1 (0.59%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 41 (24.26%) Linux
2 7 (4.14%) UNIX
3 2 (1.18%) Windows
3 2 (1.18%) Android
3 2 (1.18%) CentOS
3 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (48.52%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (46.15%) MVC
3 64 (37.87%) TDD
4 58 (34.32%) OO
5 41 (24.26%) OO PHP
6 31 (18.34%) BDD
7 25 (14.79%) Scrum
8 21 (12.43%) OOP
9 20 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (8.28%) E-Commerce
11 10 (5.92%) Software Engineering
12 9 (5.33%) Web Development
12 9 (5.33%) Pair Programming
13 8 (4.73%) Release Management
14 7 (4.14%) DevOps
14 7 (4.14%) Responsive Web Design
15 5 (2.96%) Performance Monitoring
15 5 (2.96%) Dependency Injection
16 4 (2.37%) CRM
16 4 (2.37%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 167 (98.82%) PHP
2 95 (56.21%) JavaScript
3 34 (20.12%) PHP5
4 18 (10.65%) Java
5 15 (8.88%) Python
6 13 (7.69%) SQL
6 13 (7.69%) Ruby
7 3 (1.78%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.78%) ActionScript
7 3 (1.78%) Perl
8 1 (0.59%) PHP4
8 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.59%) C
8 1 (0.59%) C#
8 1 (0.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (3.55%) VCP4
2 5 (2.96%) Degree
3 3 (1.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.96%) Varnish
2 1 (0.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (10.06%) Puppet
2 8 (4.73%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.55%) Vagrant
4 3 (1.78%) Kibana
5 1 (0.59%) collectd
5 1 (0.59%) Ansible
5 1 (0.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 90 (53.25%) Zend
2 5 (2.96%) New Relic
3 4 (2.37%) Google
4 3 (1.78%) Facebook
4 3 (1.78%) HP
4 3 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.18%) Twitter
6 1 (0.59%) EPiServer
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