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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Symfony Developer
Rank 583 568 572
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Symfony Developer 42 48 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.086% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.093% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +20.83%
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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 August 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 23 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 August 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 -18 42 £350 - 8
London 0 21 £350 - 6
East Midlands -3 5 £353 +28.18% 1
East of England - 5 - -
Watford - 5 - -
Loughborough - 5 £353 -
Leeds - 5 £363 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £363 -
Leicestershire - 5 £353 -
Yorkshire - 5 £363 -
Hertfordshire - 5 - -
City of London +2 4 £300 -20.00% 1
Warwickshire - 3 £200 -
West Midlands - 3 £200 -
South East -19 2 £300 +5.26% 1
North East - 1 £225 -
Darlington - 1 £225 -
Southampton - 1 £375 -
Durham - 1 £225 -
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £300 -
Oxford - 1 £300 -
Witney - 1 £300 -

PHP Symfony Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 60 (100.00%) PHP
1 60 (100.00%) Symfony
2 40 (66.67%) MySQL
3 37 (61.67%) JavaScript
4 36 (60.00%) HTML
5 31 (51.67%) CSS
6 29 (48.33%) Git (software)
7 21 (35.00%) MVC
8 17 (28.33%) Zend
8 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (28.33%) AngularJS
9 15 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 15 (25.00%) OO
9 15 (25.00%) Apache
9 15 (25.00%) Linux
10 14 (23.33%) TDD
10 14 (23.33%) PHPUnit
11 13 (21.67%) LAMP
12 12 (20.00%) Subversion
12 12 (20.00%) Laravel
13 11 (18.33%) Web Application Development
13 11 (18.33%) MongoDB
13 11 (18.33%) SQL
14 10 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (16.67%) PHP5
15 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (15.00%) Yii
16 8 (13.33%) Behat
16 8 (13.33%) jQuery
16 8 (13.33%) Drupal

PHP Symfony Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (25.00%) Apache
2 8 (13.33%) Drupal
3 6 (10.00%) CMS
4 5 (8.33%) nginx
5 3 (5.00%) IIS
6 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (66.67%) MySQL
2 11 (18.33%) MongoDB
3 10 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 5 (8.33%) Redis
5 5 (8.33%) Big Data
5 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.33%) CouchDB
6 2 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 29 (48.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (23.33%) PHPUnit
3 12 (20.00%) Subversion
4 8 (13.33%) Behat
5 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (8.33%) Mercurial
7 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.00%) gulp
8 1 (1.67%) Selenium
8 1 (1.67%) Grunt
8 1 (1.67%) Bower
General
1 6 (10.00%) Retail
1 6 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) Symfony
2 36 (60.00%) HTML
3 31 (51.67%) CSS
4 17 (28.33%) AngularJS
5 13 (21.67%) LAMP
6 12 (20.00%) Laravel
7 9 (15.00%) Yii
8 8 (13.33%) XML
8 8 (13.33%) jQuery
8 8 (13.33%) HTML5
9 7 (11.67%) Backbone.js
10 5 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (8.33%) Memcached
10 5 (8.33%) Ajax
10 5 (8.33%) JSON
11 4 (6.67%) RESTful
11 4 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (6.67%) Doctrine
12 3 (5.00%) CSS3
12 3 (5.00%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) MVC
2 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.00%) OO
3 15 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 14 (23.33%) TDD
5 11 (18.33%) Web Application Development
6 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.67%) OO PHP
7 7 (11.67%) Workflow
8 6 (10.00%) BDD
9 5 (8.33%) OOP
9 5 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (8.33%) Web Development
9 5 (8.33%) Refactoring
9 5 (8.33%) Release Management
9 5 (8.33%) Scrum
9 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (61.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.33%) SQL
4 10 (16.67%) PHP5
5 1 (1.67%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) C++
5 1 (1.67%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Puppet
1 5 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Zend
2 2 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.67%) Twitter
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Oliver Bernard
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