The first table below looks at the demand for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 16 April 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 86 96 118
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +22
Contract jobs citing Symfony 44 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.68% 0.76% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.80% 2.67% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 15 1
Average daily rate £350 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +12.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £305 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.75% +10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
758 599 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.87% 28.42% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 332 332
Average daily rate £315 £305 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £417 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Symfony
England

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Symfony
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symfony across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Symfony Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +21 44 £350 +27.27% 16
East Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 5
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 50 (100.00%) PHP
2 34 (68.00%) Zend
3 31 (62.00%) MVC
4 23 (46.00%) CodeIgniter
5 22 (44.00%) CSS
5 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (40.00%) MySQL
7 19 (38.00%) TDD
8 18 (36.00%) jQuery
8 18 (36.00%) Jenkins
9 17 (34.00%) Drupal
10 15 (30.00%) HTML
11 13 (26.00%) Java
12 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
13 8 (16.00%) RESTful
13 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
13 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
13 8 (16.00%) Selenium
13 8 (16.00%) TeamCity
13 8 (16.00%) Hudson
13 8 (16.00%) SQL
13 8 (16.00%) Linux
13 8 (16.00%) Apache
13 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (14.00%) OOP
14 7 (14.00%) OO
15 5 (10.00%) HTML5
15 5 (10.00%) PHP5
16 4 (8.00%) CSS3
16 4 (8.00%) XML

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (34.00%) Drupal
2 8 (16.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (16.00%) Selenium
3 8 (16.00%) TeamCity
3 8 (16.00%) Hudson
4 3 (6.00%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (2.00%) Behat
General
1 1 (2.00%) Games
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (94.00%) Developer
2 45 (90.00%) PHP Developer
3 15 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 14 (28.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (16.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 7 (14.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 7 (14.00%) PHP Zend Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Junior
9 1 (2.00%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) CodeIgniter
2 22 (44.00%) CSS
3 18 (36.00%) jQuery
4 15 (30.00%) HTML
5 8 (16.00%) RESTful
6 5 (10.00%) HTML5
7 4 (8.00%) CSS3
7 4 (8.00%) XML
8 3 (6.00%) Web Services
9 2 (4.00%) Laravel
9 2 (4.00%) LAMP
10 1 (2.00%) Sass
10 1 (2.00%) LESS
10 1 (2.00%) CakePHP
10 1 (2.00%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) MVC
2 19 (38.00%) TDD
3 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) OOP
4 7 (14.00%) OO
5 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.00%) BDD
6 2 (4.00%) Web Development
6 2 (4.00%) OO PHP
7 1 (2.00%) Project Management
7 1 (2.00%) Scrum
7 1 (2.00%) Web Design
7 1 (2.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.00%) Java
4 8 (16.00%) SQL
5 5 (10.00%) PHP5
6 3 (6.00%) Python
6 3 (6.00%) C++
6 3 (6.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.00%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 34 (68.00%) Zend
2 3 (6.00%) Facebook
2 3 (6.00%) Twitter
2 3 (6.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Appcelerator
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