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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symfony
Rank 154 191 180
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -11
Contract jobs citing Symfony 11 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.39% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 1.28% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 23
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £392 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.73% -6.20%
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
1229 1794 1709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.57% 30.36% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1460 1280
Median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (37.50%) REST
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) Laravel
4 5 (31.25%) Zend
4 5 (31.25%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
5 4 (25.00%) GitHub
5 4 (25.00%) Node.js
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 3 (18.75%) Pair Programming
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Puppet
6 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) Spring
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) spray
6 3 (18.75%) Docker
6 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes

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 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) SugarCRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) GitHub
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Redis
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) PHP Developer
3 5 (31.25%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Symfony Developer
4 4 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 2 (12.50%) PHP Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (6.25%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (6.25%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) REST
2 5 (31.25%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (31.25%) Laravel
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) Node.js
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) Akka
4 3 (18.75%) CSS3
4 3 (18.75%) Play Framework
4 3 (18.75%) spray
4 3 (18.75%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) HTML5
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) OAuth2
5 2 (12.50%) OpenID
5 2 (12.50%) Phalcon
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (12.50%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Fintech
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) OO
2 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) Pair Programming
5 2 (12.50%) API Development
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) API Integration
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Network Design
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
4 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Zend
2 3 (18.75%) VMware