The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symfony
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 59 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Symfony 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.32% 0.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 0.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £440 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.50 -

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
190 137 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.06% 20.76% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 95 75
Median daily rate £375 £325 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Symfony as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Symfony also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 3 (50.00%) Line Management
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) RESTful
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
6 1 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (16.67%) Node.js

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Symfony Developer
3 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (50.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) Line Management
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) OO PHP
1 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (50.00%) Web Design
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared