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 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Symfony Developer
Rank 562 526 522
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -4
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Symfony Developer 20 33 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.067% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.072% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 12
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£320 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-32.14% +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
47113 45619 41438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.43% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28736 27090 23781
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £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 1785 1896 2209
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 6 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 6 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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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 -40 19 £335 -4.28% 13
London -14 11 £350 +7.69% 7
City of London +13 5 £350 +16.66% 2
East Midlands -1 2 £300 -4.00% 2
Nottinghamshire -8 2 £300 - 1
Scotland - 1 £190 -
West Midlands - 1 £200 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £190 -
Leeds - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Chester - - - - 1
Coventry - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - - 2
Milton Keynes - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Nottingham - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

PHP Symfony Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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 50 (100.00%) PHP
1 50 (100.00%) Symfony
2 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.00%) LAMP
4 19 (38.00%) HTML
4 19 (38.00%) MySQL
5 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (32.00%) TDD
6 14 (28.00%) CSS
6 14 (28.00%) OO
6 14 (28.00%) Zend
7 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
8 11 (22.00%) OO PHP
8 11 (22.00%) HTML5
9 10 (20.00%) PHP5
9 10 (20.00%) Scrum
10 9 (18.00%) Linux
11 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
12 7 (14.00%) MVC
12 7 (14.00%) OOP
12 7 (14.00%) XML
12 7 (14.00%) Doctrine
13 6 (12.00%) Web Services
13 6 (12.00%) Finance
13 6 (12.00%) RESTful
13 6 (12.00%) JSON
13 6 (12.00%) jQuery
14 5 (10.00%) JIRA
14 5 (10.00%) Marketing
14 5 (10.00%) Memcached

PHP Symfony Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 3 (6.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) MySQL
2 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.00%) Redis
4 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.00%) CouchDB
5 2 (4.00%) Riak
5 2 (4.00%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) French Language
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) Symfony
2 21 (42.00%) LAMP
3 19 (38.00%) HTML
4 14 (28.00%) CSS
5 11 (22.00%) HTML5
6 7 (14.00%) XML
6 7 (14.00%) Doctrine
7 6 (12.00%) Web Services
7 6 (12.00%) JSON
7 6 (12.00%) jQuery
7 6 (12.00%) RESTful
8 5 (10.00%) Memcached
8 5 (10.00%) REST
8 5 (10.00%) CSS3
9 3 (6.00%) Backbone.js
9 3 (6.00%) Zend Framework
9 3 (6.00%) SOAP
10 2 (4.00%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (4.00%) Gherkin
10 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Open Source
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.00%) CentOS
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) TDD
3 14 (28.00%) OO
4 11 (22.00%) OO PHP
5 10 (20.00%) Scrum
6 7 (14.00%) OOP
6 7 (14.00%) MVC
7 5 (10.00%) BDD
7 5 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.00%) Migration
9 2 (4.00%) OOD
9 2 (4.00%) Pair Programming
9 2 (4.00%) Wealth Management
9 2 (4.00%) Web Design
10 1 (2.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.00%) PHP5
4 2 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Zend
2 5 (10.00%) New Relic
3 1 (2.00%) Twitter
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