The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symfony
Rank 248 208 215
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +7
Contract jobs citing Symfony 7 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% 0.30% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 1.23% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 2
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£300 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2319 2038 1876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.11% 24.24% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1361 1113 1034
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 63 96
Average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symfony across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symfony across the South East region.

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Symfony
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symfony across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Symfony Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Berkshire -11 4 £300 -14.28%
Oxfordshire -23 1 £375 +7.14% 1
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Surrey - - - - 5
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - - 8
Kent - - - - 1
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 36 (78.26%) MySQL
3 32 (69.57%) JavaScript
4 31 (67.39%) CSS
5 28 (60.87%) HTML
6 24 (52.17%) MVC
7 23 (50.00%) jQuery
8 20 (43.48%) Laravel
9 18 (39.13%) Zend
10 17 (36.96%) Ajax
11 15 (32.61%) PHP5
12 12 (26.09%) CodeIgniter
13 11 (23.91%) CakePHP
13 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
13 11 (23.91%) Apache
14 9 (19.57%) Linux
14 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (17.39%) UNIX
15 8 (17.39%) Subversion
15 8 (17.39%) HTML5
16 7 (15.22%) CSS3
16 7 (15.22%) OO PHP
16 7 (15.22%) Drupal
16 7 (15.22%) SOAP
16 7 (15.22%) OOP
16 7 (15.22%) OO
16 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
16 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
17 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
17 6 (13.04%) SQL Server

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (23.91%) Apache
2 7 (15.22%) Drupal
3 5 (10.87%) CMS
4 4 (8.70%) WordPress
5 2 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.17%) PBX
3 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (78.26%) MySQL
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.39%) Subversion
3 4 (8.70%) PHPUnit
4 3 (6.52%) Selenium
5 2 (4.35%) Xdebug
5 2 (4.35%) JIRA
6 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.17%) Grunt
General
1 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 27 (58.70%) PHP Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Web Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.70%) LAMP Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Cloud Software Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Cloud Developer
6 3 (6.52%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Programmer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.35%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (4.35%) Junior
7 2 (4.35%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (67.39%) CSS
2 28 (60.87%) HTML
3 23 (50.00%) jQuery
4 20 (43.48%) Laravel
5 17 (36.96%) Ajax
6 12 (26.09%) CodeIgniter
7 11 (23.91%) CakePHP
8 8 (17.39%) HTML5
9 7 (15.22%) CSS3
9 7 (15.22%) SOAP
10 5 (10.87%) LAMP
10 5 (10.87%) XHTML
10 5 (10.87%) Yii
10 5 (10.87%) REST
10 5 (10.87%) Sass
11 4 (8.70%) Web Services
12 2 (4.35%) XML
12 2 (4.35%) XSL
12 2 (4.35%) ODBC
12 2 (4.35%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Learning Management System
1 5 (10.87%) E-Learning
1 5 (10.87%) SCORM
2 3 (6.52%) Open Source
2 3 (6.52%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Linux
2 8 (17.39%) UNIX
3 3 (6.52%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.52%) Debian
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) MVC
2 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.22%) OOP
3 7 (15.22%) OO
3 7 (15.22%) OO PHP
4 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.52%) CRM
5 3 (6.52%) TDD
5 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.52%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (6.52%) BDD
6 2 (4.35%) Web Development
6 2 (4.35%) Refactoring
6 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Content Management
6 2 (4.35%) OOD
7 1 (2.17%) Project Management
7 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 32 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (32.61%) PHP5
4 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.52%) C
5 3 (6.52%) Java
6 2 (4.35%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Zend
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.52%) Siebel
5 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.17%) SendGrid