The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 South East 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 227 218 246
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Contract jobs citing Symfony 15 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.14% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.57% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
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£300 £294 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £238 £250
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2213 2112 2202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.04% 24.91% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1243 1142 1148
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 67 74
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £20.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
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England

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
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 30 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
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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
Buckinghamshire - 5 £300 - 5
Middlesex - 5 - -
West Sussex - 3 £300 - 2
Berkshire - 1 £300 - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Surrey - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 6
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 27 (90.00%) PHP
2 18 (60.00%) MySQL
3 17 (56.67%) CSS
3 17 (56.67%) HTML
4 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 14 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 13 (43.33%) MVC
7 12 (40.00%) jQuery
8 11 (36.67%) OO
9 10 (33.33%) Zend
10 9 (30.00%) HTML5
10 9 (30.00%) CSS3
10 9 (30.00%) LAMP
10 9 (30.00%) Subversion
11 8 (26.67%) TDD
12 7 (23.33%) OOP
12 7 (23.33%) XML
12 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (23.33%) BDD
13 6 (20.00%) Big Data
13 6 (20.00%) Linux
14 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
14 5 (16.67%) Rackspace
14 5 (16.67%) Rackspace Cloud
14 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
14 5 (16.67%) PHP5
14 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
15 4 (13.33%) Smarty
15 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
15 4 (13.33%) CodeIgniter

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) nginx
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) concrete5
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
2 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (30.00%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) PHPUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (3.33%) Behat
General
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 22 (73.33%) PHP Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (20.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (10.00%) PHP Zend Developer
8 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead PHP Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) CSS
1 17 (56.67%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) jQuery
3 9 (30.00%) HTML5
3 9 (30.00%) CSS3
3 9 (30.00%) LAMP
4 7 (23.33%) XML
5 4 (13.33%) Smarty
5 4 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (10.00%) RESTful
6 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.67%) Yii
7 2 (6.67%) Laravel
7 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
7 2 (6.67%) Ajax
8 1 (3.33%) JSON
8 1 (3.33%) WCF
8 1 (3.33%) CakePHP
8 1 (3.33%) XHTML
8 1 (3.33%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) OO
3 8 (26.67%) TDD
4 7 (23.33%) OOP
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) BDD
5 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
6 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) Web Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) Pay per click
7 1 (3.33%) Web Development
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Scrum
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.33%) Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) PHP
2 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) PHP5
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Zend
2 5 (16.67%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.33%) Google
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