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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 218 217 244
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Contract jobs citing Symfony 37 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.28% 0.052%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 1.06% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 0
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£330 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £345
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.04%
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
2220 2254 2496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.16% 25.94% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1303 1329 1224
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 56 89
Average hourly rate £34.75 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.47% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.83 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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
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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
Hampshire -12 12 £356 +65.69% 3
Oxfordshire -10 9 £300 - 2
Kent +1 4 £350 - 1
Berkshire 0 3 £330 -12.00% 4
Surrey -3 3 £350 +16.66% 5
Buckinghamshire - 3 £361 - 2
West Sussex - 2 £300 -
Middlesex - 1 £320 -
East Sussex - - - -
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 51 (96.23%) PHP
2 41 (77.36%) MySQL
3 37 (69.81%) JavaScript
4 36 (67.92%) CSS
5 33 (62.26%) HTML
6 27 (50.94%) jQuery
7 26 (49.06%) MVC
8 18 (33.96%) Git (software)
9 17 (32.08%) Zend
9 17 (32.08%) Laravel
10 15 (28.30%) Ajax
11 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (26.42%) Subversion
11 14 (26.42%) OO
12 13 (24.53%) Apache
12 13 (24.53%) PHP5
13 11 (20.75%) CakePHP
13 11 (20.75%) Linux
14 10 (18.87%) OOP
14 10 (18.87%) TDD
14 10 (18.87%) CodeIgniter
14 10 (18.87%) CSS3
15 9 (16.98%) BDD
15 9 (16.98%) LAMP
16 8 (15.09%) XML
16 8 (15.09%) UNIX
16 8 (15.09%) OO PHP
17 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
17 7 (13.21%) HTML5
18 6 (11.32%) Big Data

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 13 (24.53%) Apache
2 6 (11.32%) Drupal
3 5 (9.43%) CMS
4 3 (5.66%) WordPress
5 2 (3.77%) Node.js
6 1 (1.89%) concrete5
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) HTTP
3 1 (1.89%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.89%) PBX
3 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (77.36%) MySQL
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) Big Data
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Git (software)
2 14 (26.42%) Subversion
3 4 (7.55%) PHPUnit
4 3 (5.66%) Selenium
5 2 (3.77%) Xdebug
5 2 (3.77%) JIRA
6 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
1 1 (1.89%) Retail
1 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (92.45%) Developer
2 34 (64.15%) PHP Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Cloud Software Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (5.66%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.77%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (3.77%) PHP Zend Developer
9 1 (1.89%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) PHP Programmer
9 1 (1.89%) Web Architect
9 1 (1.89%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) CSS
2 33 (62.26%) HTML
3 27 (50.94%) jQuery
4 17 (32.08%) Laravel
5 15 (28.30%) Ajax
6 11 (20.75%) CakePHP
7 10 (18.87%) CodeIgniter
7 10 (18.87%) CSS3
8 9 (16.98%) LAMP
9 8 (15.09%) XML
10 7 (13.21%) HTML5
11 6 (11.32%) SOAP
12 5 (9.43%) Yii
13 4 (7.55%) REST
13 4 (7.55%) XHTML
13 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
14 3 (5.66%) Smarty
14 3 (5.66%) Backbone.js
14 3 (5.66%) Web Services
15 2 (3.77%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (9.43%) E-Learning
1 5 (9.43%) SCORM
1 5 (9.43%) Learning Management System
1 5 (9.43%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.66%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.77%) Open Source
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
2 8 (15.09%) UNIX
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.66%) Debian
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) MVC
2 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) OO
3 10 (18.87%) TDD
3 10 (18.87%) OOP
4 9 (16.98%) BDD
5 8 (15.09%) OO PHP
6 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.66%) CRM
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.66%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (3.77%) Refactoring
8 2 (3.77%) Content Management
9 1 (1.89%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.89%) OOD
9 1 (1.89%) Project Management
9 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.89%) Usability Testing
9 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (96.23%) PHP
2 37 (69.81%) JavaScript
3 13 (24.53%) PHP5
4 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.66%) Java
5 3 (5.66%) C
6 2 (3.77%) Perl
6 2 (3.77%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Zend
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.66%) Rackspace
4 3 (5.66%) Siebel
5 1 (1.89%) SendGrid
5 1 (1.89%) Google
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