The first table below looks at the demand for the PHP Symfony Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Symfony Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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 Job Titles currently tracked.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Symfony Developer
Rank 562 550 538
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Symfony Developer 42 15 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.029% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.032% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 28
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £396 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50489 47277 53592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.50% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30654 27660 29863
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2004 2139 2724
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

PHP Symfony Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Symfony Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Symfony Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHP Symfony Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Symfony Developer within the UK.

PHP Symfony Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PHP Symfony Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Symfony Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

PHP Symfony Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PHP Symfony Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP Symfony Developer within the UK.

PHP Symfony Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PHP Symfony Developer
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Symfony Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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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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
England +21 42 £350 +7.69% 23
London +35 30 £361 +11.07% 18
City of London +15 6 £375 - 7
South East -24 3 £293 -2.50% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £293 - 1
Leeds +4 1 £350 +47.36%
West Yorkshire +3 1 £350 +47.36%
Yorkshire +1 1 £350 +47.36%
North West - 1 £240 -
Hammersmith - 1 £372 -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Reading - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

PHP Symfony Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PHP Symfony Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Symfony Developer in their job title.

1 94 (100.00%) PHP
1 94 (100.00%) Symfony
2 77 (81.91%) MySQL
3 54 (57.45%) MVC
4 40 (42.55%) HTML
5 39 (41.49%) Zend
6 38 (40.43%) CSS
7 34 (36.17%) OO
8 32 (34.04%) JavaScript
9 26 (27.66%) CodeIgniter
10 25 (26.60%) Drupal
11 23 (24.47%) PHP5
12 21 (22.34%) jQuery
12 21 (22.34%) Jenkins
13 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
13 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (19.15%) TDD
14 18 (19.15%) OO PHP
15 17 (18.09%) Web Development
15 17 (18.09%) LAMP
16 12 (12.77%) OOP
17 11 (11.70%) Subversion
17 11 (11.70%) Apple iOS
17 11 (11.70%) iOS Development
18 9 (9.57%) BDD
18 9 (9.57%) HTML5
19 8 (8.51%) Linux
19 8 (8.51%) XML
20 7 (7.45%) JSON
20 7 (7.45%) Zend Framework

PHP Symfony Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PHP Symfony Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Symfony Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (26.60%) Drupal
2 4 (4.26%) Apache
2 4 (4.26%) Apache Solr
2 4 (4.26%) Node.js
3 2 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (1.06%) WordPress
4 1 (1.06%) nginx
4 1 (1.06%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.13%) GitHub
2 1 (1.06%) ElastiCache
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.06%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (81.91%) MySQL
2 6 (6.38%) Redis
3 4 (4.26%) Big Data
3 4 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.19%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.06%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.06%) BigTable
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.06%) Riak
Development Applications
1 21 (22.34%) Jenkins
2 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.70%) Subversion
4 4 (4.26%) PHPUnit
5 3 (3.19%) JIRA
6 2 (2.13%) Behat
7 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.06%) Selenium
7 1 (1.06%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.06%) Hudson
7 1 (1.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (3.19%) Finance
1 3 (3.19%) Marketing
2 2 (2.13%) French Language
2 2 (2.13%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.06%) Publishing
3 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (100.00%) Symfony
2 40 (42.55%) HTML
3 38 (40.43%) CSS
4 26 (27.66%) CodeIgniter
5 21 (22.34%) jQuery
6 17 (18.09%) LAMP
7 9 (9.57%) HTML5
8 8 (8.51%) XML
9 7 (7.45%) JSON
9 7 (7.45%) Zend Framework
10 6 (6.38%) Web Services
10 6 (6.38%) Backbone.js
11 5 (5.32%) CSS3
11 5 (5.32%) RESTful
12 4 (4.26%) CakePHP
12 4 (4.26%) Ajax
13 3 (3.19%) AngularJS
14 2 (2.13%) ZeroMQ
14 2 (2.13%) Laravel
14 2 (2.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.19%) Web 2.0
2 1 (1.06%) Open Source
2 1 (1.06%) Social Media
2 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.06%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.70%) Apple iOS
2 8 (8.51%) Linux
3 2 (2.13%) Android
3 2 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (57.45%) MVC
2 34 (36.17%) OO
3 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (19.15%) TDD
4 18 (19.15%) OO PHP
5 17 (18.09%) Web Development
6 12 (12.77%) OOP
7 11 (11.70%) iOS Development
8 9 (9.57%) BDD
9 4 (4.26%) Scrum
10 3 (3.19%) OOD
11 2 (2.13%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.13%) Workflow
11 2 (2.13%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.13%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (2.13%) Release Management
11 2 (2.13%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (2.13%) Software Architecture
11 2 (2.13%) Android Development
12 1 (1.06%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) PHP
2 32 (34.04%) JavaScript
3 23 (24.47%) PHP5
4 4 (4.26%) Java
4 4 (4.26%) SQL
5 1 (1.06%) Python
5 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Varnish
Vendors
1 39 (41.49%) Zend
2 2 (2.13%) Google
2 2 (2.13%) New Relic
3 1 (1.06%) Facebook
3 1 (1.06%) Rackspace
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago