The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 90 88 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Symfony 3 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.74% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 2.66% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 12
Average daily rate
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£320 £125 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+156.00% -67.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £265 £360
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -26.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Symfony
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
496 414 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.19% 28.03% 30.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 262 294
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 8
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +143.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
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 19 September 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -9 1 £313 +150.00% 3
Symfony
Yorkshire

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (72.41%) Zend
3 20 (68.97%) MVC
4 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (48.28%) CodeIgniter
6 13 (44.83%) TDD
7 12 (41.38%) Drupal
8 11 (37.93%) MySQL
9 10 (34.48%) CSS
9 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
9 10 (34.48%) jQuery
10 9 (31.03%) Java
11 7 (24.14%) HTML
11 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
12 6 (20.69%) OOP
13 5 (17.24%) Apache
13 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
13 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
14 4 (13.79%) PHP5
15 3 (10.34%) Hudson
15 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
15 3 (10.34%) RESTful
15 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
15 3 (10.34%) Selenium
15 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
15 3 (10.34%) OO
15 3 (10.34%) Linux
15 3 (10.34%) SQL
15 3 (10.34%) CMS
15 3 (10.34%) LAMP

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (41.38%) Drupal
2 5 (17.24%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.34%) Hudson
3 3 (10.34%) Selenium
3 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
4 2 (6.90%) Subversion
4 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
4 2 (6.90%) Bazaar
5 1 (3.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (3.45%) Games
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 26 (89.66%) PHP Developer
3 13 (44.83%) Web Developer
4 12 (41.38%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (17.24%) PHP Zend Developer
6 4 (13.79%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 4 (13.79%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) CodeIgniter
2 10 (34.48%) CSS
2 10 (34.48%) jQuery
3 7 (24.14%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) RESTful
4 3 (10.34%) LAMP
5 2 (6.90%) SOAP
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) Sass
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 1 (3.45%) CSS3
6 1 (3.45%) Laravel
6 1 (3.45%) LESS
6 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) MVC
2 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) TDD
4 6 (20.69%) OOP
5 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
8 1 (3.45%) OO PHP
8 1 (3.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) PHP5
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Zend
2 1 (3.45%) Appcelerator