The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Symfony Developer
Rank 579 525 522
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -3
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Symfony Developer 20 45 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.087% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.094% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 38 14
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£320 £350 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +22.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 2015.

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 25 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 27 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
England -34 20 £320 -8.57% 10
London -17 10 £350 +16.66% 5
City of London +15 6 £350 +16.66%
East Midlands -6 2 £300 -4.00% 2
Nottinghamshire -7 2 £300 - 1
South East -32 1 £380 +74.71% 2
West Midlands - 1 £200 -
Staffordshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Scotland - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Chester - - - - 1
Coventry - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Horsham - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Nottingham - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -

PHP Symfony Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 45 (100.00%) PHP
1 45 (100.00%) Symfony
2 21 (46.67%) HTML
3 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (37.78%) LAMP
6 15 (33.33%) CSS
7 14 (31.11%) MySQL
7 14 (31.11%) Zend
8 12 (26.67%) TDD
9 11 (24.44%) HTML5
10 10 (22.22%) PHP5
11 9 (20.00%) OO
12 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
13 7 (15.56%) Scrum
13 7 (15.56%) OOP
13 7 (15.56%) Doctrine
14 6 (13.33%) OO PHP
14 6 (13.33%) Finance
14 6 (13.33%) Linux
14 6 (13.33%) jQuery
14 6 (13.33%) BDD
15 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
15 5 (11.11%) Apache
15 5 (11.11%) REST
16 4 (8.89%) CSS3
16 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
16 4 (8.89%) Marketing
17 3 (6.67%) Web Design
17 3 (6.67%) Zend Framework

PHP Symfony Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) MySQL
2 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.44%) Riak
4 2 (4.44%) BigTable
4 2 (4.44%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.22%) Redis
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.44%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) Behat
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) Symfony
2 21 (46.67%) HTML
3 17 (37.78%) LAMP
4 15 (33.33%) CSS
5 11 (24.44%) HTML5
6 7 (15.56%) Doctrine
7 6 (13.33%) jQuery
8 5 (11.11%) REST
9 4 (8.89%) CSS3
10 3 (6.67%) XML
10 3 (6.67%) SOAP
10 3 (6.67%) Zend Framework
10 3 (6.67%) Backbone.js
10 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
11 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (4.44%) Gherkin
11 2 (4.44%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (4.44%) JSON
11 2 (4.44%) Web Services
11 2 (4.44%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Open Source
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) Internet of Things
2 1 (2.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) CentOS
2 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) TDD
3 9 (20.00%) OO
4 7 (15.56%) Scrum
4 7 (15.56%) OOP
5 6 (13.33%) OO PHP
5 6 (13.33%) BDD
6 3 (6.67%) Web Design
6 3 (6.67%) MVC
6 3 (6.67%) Migration
6 3 (6.67%) Pair Programming
6 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.44%) OOD
7 2 (4.44%) Wealth Management
8 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.22%) ATDD
8 1 (2.22%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.22%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.22%) PHP5
4 3 (6.67%) SQL
5 2 (4.44%) Java
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Zend
2 1 (2.22%) Twitter
2 1 (2.22%) New Relic
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