The first table below looks at the demand for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 11 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 of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 88 89 91
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Symfony 9 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.80% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.84% 3.38% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £125 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £229 £250
% change year-on-year
+60.65% -8.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
488 355 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.12% 23.60% 30.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 204 325
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £355 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 8
Average hourly rate £13.00 £38.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.78% +105.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
Symfony
Yorkshire

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symfony across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symfony across the West Yorkshire region.

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Symfony
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symfony across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Symfony Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 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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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
Leeds -2 9 £400 +220.00%
Symfony
Yorkshire

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Symfony also 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 that cited Symfony.

1 49 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (75.51%) Zend
3 33 (67.35%) MVC
4 26 (53.06%) CodeIgniter
5 22 (44.90%) MySQL
6 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
6 20 (40.82%) Drupal
7 19 (38.78%) CSS
8 17 (34.69%) TDD
9 16 (32.65%) jQuery
9 16 (32.65%) Jenkins
10 15 (30.61%) HTML
11 13 (26.53%) Java
12 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (14.29%) OOP
13 6 (12.24%) OO
13 6 (12.24%) PHP5
14 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
14 5 (10.20%) Selenium
14 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
14 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
14 5 (10.20%) RESTful
14 5 (10.20%) TeamCity
14 5 (10.20%) Hudson
14 5 (10.20%) Apache
14 5 (10.20%) Linux
14 5 (10.20%) SQL
15 4 (8.16%) XML
15 4 (8.16%) Ruby
15 4 (8.16%) HTML5

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Symfony also 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 that cited Symfony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (40.82%) Drupal
2 5 (10.20%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.20%) Hudson
2 5 (10.20%) Selenium
2 5 (10.20%) TeamCity
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.04%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.04%) Behat
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
1 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (95.92%) Developer
2 45 (91.84%) PHP Developer
3 18 (36.73%) Web Developer
4 17 (34.69%) PHP Web Developer
5 10 (20.41%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 9 (18.37%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 8 (16.33%) PHP Zend Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Architect
9 1 (2.04%) Junior
9 1 (2.04%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) CodeIgniter
2 19 (38.78%) CSS
3 16 (32.65%) jQuery
4 15 (30.61%) HTML
5 5 (10.20%) RESTful
6 4 (8.16%) HTML5
6 4 (8.16%) XML
7 3 (6.12%) Web Services
7 3 (6.12%) CSS3
8 2 (4.08%) Laravel
8 2 (4.08%) Sass
8 2 (4.08%) LAMP
9 1 (2.04%) CakePHP
9 1 (2.04%) XSLT
9 1 (2.04%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) iPhone
2 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Android
2 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) MVC
2 17 (34.69%) TDD
3 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.29%) OOP
4 6 (12.24%) OO
5 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.12%) BDD
7 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.08%) Web Development
8 1 (2.04%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.04%) OO PHP
8 1 (2.04%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.53%) Java
4 6 (12.24%) PHP5
5 5 (10.20%) SQL
6 4 (8.16%) Ruby
7 3 (6.12%) Python
7 3 (6.12%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) Zend
2 3 (6.12%) Facebook
2 3 (6.12%) Twitter
2 3 (6.12%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) Appcelerator