The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symfony
Rank 149 149 181
Rank change year-on-year
0 +32
Contract jobs citing Symfony 16 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% 0.90% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 24
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £340 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £306 £330
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -7.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Symfony
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1187 1105 1706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.50% 32.11% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1010 927 1360
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £26.32 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Symfony
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symfony across the City of London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Symfony Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 33 (97.06%) PHP
2 17 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (47.06%) Scala
3 16 (47.06%) Java
4 15 (44.12%) Configuration Management
4 15 (44.12%) REST
4 15 (44.12%) GitHub
4 15 (44.12%) Docker
5 14 (41.18%) Node.js
5 14 (41.18%) Puppet
5 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
5 14 (41.18%) Pair Programming
6 13 (38.24%) Spring
6 13 (38.24%) VMware
6 13 (38.24%) Web Services
6 13 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (38.24%) Kubernetes
6 13 (38.24%) spray
6 13 (38.24%) Vagrant
6 13 (38.24%) Akka
6 13 (38.24%) Play Framework
7 10 (29.41%) OO
8 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (26.47%) TDD
9 8 (23.53%) MySQL
9 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 7 (20.59%) BDD
11 6 (17.65%) Zend
11 6 (17.65%) CSS

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) Drupal
1 2 (5.88%) WordPress
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) GitHub
2 13 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 13 (38.24%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) PHP Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Senior Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Senior Software Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Symfony Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Creative Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Agile Developer
9 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Digital Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 1 (2.94%) MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) REST
2 14 (41.18%) Node.js
3 13 (38.24%) Akka
3 13 (38.24%) Play Framework
3 13 (38.24%) spray
3 13 (38.24%) Spring
3 13 (38.24%) Web Services
4 6 (17.65%) CSS
4 6 (17.65%) Ember.js
4 6 (17.65%) HTML
4 6 (17.65%) Laravel
5 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
5 5 (14.71%) HTML5
6 3 (8.82%) Backbone.js
7 2 (5.88%) CSS3
7 2 (5.88%) Doctrine
7 2 (5.88%) LAMP
7 2 (5.88%) RESTful
7 2 (5.88%) Silex
8 1 (2.94%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Fintech
1 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Configuration Management
2 14 (41.18%) Pair Programming
3 10 (29.41%) OO
4 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (26.47%) TDD
5 7 (20.59%) BDD
6 6 (17.65%) MVC
6 6 (17.65%) OO PHP
7 5 (14.71%) DevOps
8 4 (11.76%) API Design
8 4 (11.76%) Microservices
8 4 (11.76%) Network Design
9 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (8.82%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 3 (8.82%) SOLID
10 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
10 2 (5.88%) Open Source
11 1 (2.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) PHP
2 16 (47.06%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) Scala
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) Go
6 1 (2.94%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) Puppet
2 13 (38.24%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) VMware
2 6 (17.65%) Zend
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore