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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Symfony Developer
Rank 552 557 541
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Symfony Developer 38 13 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.026% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.028% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 26
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £396 £379
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
50543 47172 53524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30720 27585 29825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2000 2142 2717
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.20%
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 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%

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 24 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 24 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 +10 38 £350 +7.69% 16
London +24 26 £350 +7.69% 11
City of London +28 5 £358 -4.66% 6
South East -11 3 £293 -2.50% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £293 - 1
Leeds +6 1 £350 +47.36%
Yorkshire +3 1 £350 +47.36%
West Yorkshire +2 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 24 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 90 (100.00%) PHP
1 90 (100.00%) Symfony
2 73 (81.11%) MySQL
3 51 (56.67%) MVC
4 40 (44.44%) HTML
5 38 (42.22%) CSS
6 35 (38.89%) Zend
7 32 (35.56%) JavaScript
7 32 (35.56%) OO
8 25 (27.78%) CodeIgniter
8 25 (27.78%) Drupal
9 23 (25.56%) PHP5
10 21 (23.33%) jQuery
10 21 (23.33%) Jenkins
11 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (18.89%) TDD
12 17 (18.89%) Web Development
13 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
13 16 (17.78%) OO PHP
14 15 (16.67%) LAMP
15 12 (13.33%) OOP
16 11 (12.22%) iOS Development
16 11 (12.22%) Apple iOS
17 9 (10.00%) BDD
17 9 (10.00%) HTML5
17 9 (10.00%) Subversion
18 7 (7.78%) Linux
18 7 (7.78%) XML
19 6 (6.67%) Backbone.js
20 5 (5.56%) CSS3

PHP Symfony Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (27.78%) Drupal
2 4 (4.44%) Apache
2 4 (4.44%) Node.js
3 2 (2.22%) CMS
3 2 (2.22%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.11%) nginx
4 1 (1.11%) Confluence
4 1 (1.11%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) GitHub
2 1 (1.11%) ElastiCache
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.11%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (81.11%) MySQL
2 4 (4.44%) Big Data
3 3 (3.33%) Redis
3 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.11%) BigTable
4 1 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.11%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.11%) Riak
Development Applications
1 21 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.00%) Subversion
4 4 (4.44%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.22%) JIRA
5 2 (2.22%) Behat
6 1 (1.11%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.11%) Hudson
6 1 (1.11%) Selenium
General
1 3 (3.33%) Marketing
2 2 (2.22%) French Language
2 2 (2.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (100.00%) Symfony
2 40 (44.44%) HTML
3 38 (42.22%) CSS
4 25 (27.78%) CodeIgniter
5 21 (23.33%) jQuery
6 15 (16.67%) LAMP
7 9 (10.00%) HTML5
8 7 (7.78%) XML
9 6 (6.67%) Backbone.js
10 5 (5.56%) CSS3
10 5 (5.56%) Web Services
10 5 (5.56%) Zend Framework
11 4 (4.44%) JSON
11 4 (4.44%) Ajax
11 4 (4.44%) RESTful
12 3 (3.33%) AngularJS
13 2 (2.22%) SOAP
13 2 (2.22%) REST
13 2 (2.22%) CakePHP
13 2 (2.22%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.33%) Web 2.0
2 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.11%) Open Source
2 1 (1.11%) Social Media
2 1 (1.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.22%) Apple iOS
2 7 (7.78%) Linux
3 2 (2.22%) Android
4 1 (1.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (56.67%) MVC
2 32 (35.56%) OO
3 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.89%) TDD
4 17 (18.89%) Web Development
5 16 (17.78%) OO PHP
6 12 (13.33%) OOP
7 11 (12.22%) iOS Development
8 9 (10.00%) BDD
9 3 (3.33%) Scrum
10 2 (2.22%) Workflow
10 2 (2.22%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.22%) OOD
10 2 (2.22%) Android Development
10 2 (2.22%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (1.11%) Customer Insight
11 1 (1.11%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.11%) Analytics
11 1 (1.11%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (1.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) PHP
2 32 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 23 (25.56%) PHP5
4 4 (4.44%) Java
4 4 (4.44%) SQL
5 1 (1.11%) Python
5 1 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Varnish
Vendors
1 35 (38.89%) Zend
2 1 (1.11%) Rackspace
2 1 (1.11%) New Relic
2 1 (1.11%) Google
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago