The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symfony
UK / England
Rank 455 486 477
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -9
Contract jobs citing Symfony 120 104 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.93% 0.77% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 89 105
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12841 13430 12776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.97% 29.41% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8885 9301 8778
Median daily rate £425 £413 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 241 168
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £20.50 £19.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.55 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in England

Symfony
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symfony across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Symfony Daily Rate Histogram in England

Symfony
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symfony across the England region.

Symfony Hourly Rate Trend in England

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 71 £406 +8.33% 37
South East +23 21 £325 +8.33% 15
Yorkshire - 16 £403 - 21
South West +20 6 £313 +26.26% 11
North West +22 2 £300 +9.09% 11
East of England -1 2 - - 3
East Midlands +5 1 £425 +18.88% 16
West Midlands -9 1 £375 +1.69% 7
Symfony
UK

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 England region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 308 (98.72%) PHP
2 142 (45.51%) JavaScript
3 136 (43.59%) MySQL
4 119 (38.14%) HTML
5 115 (36.86%) CSS
5 115 (36.86%) MVC
5 115 (36.86%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (34.29%) Laravel
7 104 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 83 (26.60%) OO
9 80 (25.64%) Zend
10 78 (25.00%) Web Development
11 67 (21.47%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (21.47%) Linux
12 58 (18.59%) AngularJS
13 55 (17.63%) Jenkins
13 55 (17.63%) Drupal
13 55 (17.63%) LAMP
14 54 (17.31%) TDD
14 54 (17.31%) Configuration Management
14 54 (17.31%) Relational Database
15 52 (16.67%) Docker
16 51 (16.35%) BDD
16 51 (16.35%) PostgreSQL
17 50 (16.03%) E-Commerce
17 50 (16.03%) Node.js
18 47 (15.06%) jQuery
19 45 (14.42%) OO PHP
20 43 (13.78%) HTML5
21 41 (13.14%) RESTful

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 55 (17.63%) Drupal
2 36 (11.54%) Apache
3 25 (8.01%) nginx
4 24 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (5.45%) CMS
6 12 (3.85%) WordPress
7 5 (1.60%) SilverStripe
8 4 (1.28%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.28%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.32%) concrete5
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 7 (2.24%) Magento
2 2 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.64%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.81%) GitHub
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.32%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.86%) HTTP
2 2 (0.64%) AMQP
2 2 (0.64%) LDAP
2 2 (0.64%) Network Security
2 2 (0.64%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (43.59%) MySQL
2 54 (17.31%) Relational Database
3 51 (16.35%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (10.90%) MongoDB
4 34 (10.90%) NoSQL
5 29 (9.29%) Redis
6 20 (6.41%) CouchDB
7 3 (0.96%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.64%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 104 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 55 (17.63%) Jenkins
3 35 (11.22%) PHPUnit
4 34 (10.90%) Subversion
5 25 (8.01%) Mercurial
6 17 (5.45%) Vagrant
7 4 (1.28%) JIRA
8 3 (0.96%) git-flow
8 3 (0.96%) GoCD
8 3 (0.96%) Grunt
8 3 (0.96%) gulp
8 3 (0.96%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.96%) Selenium
9 2 (0.64%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.64%) JMeter
9 2 (0.64%) Mocha
9 2 (0.64%) Mockito
9 2 (0.64%) TestNG
9 2 (0.64%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.32%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (3.21%) Marketing
2 9 (2.88%) Finance
3 6 (1.92%) Retail
4 4 (1.28%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.96%) Games
5 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.32%) Advertising
6 1 (0.32%) French Language
6 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 291 (93.27%) Developer
2 206 (66.03%) PHP Developer
3 77 (24.68%) Symfony Developer
4 72 (23.08%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 60 (19.23%) Senior Developer
6 33 (10.58%) Drupal Developer
7 26 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
8 17 (5.45%) PHP Zend Developer
9 16 (5.13%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 15 (4.81%) Node.js Developer
10 15 (4.81%) Software Developer
11 14 (4.49%) MySQL Developer
11 14 (4.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 13 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
13 11 (3.53%) Web Developer
14 10 (3.21%) E-Commerce Developer
14 10 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
15 9 (2.88%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
15 9 (2.88%) PHP Web Developer
15 9 (2.88%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (38.14%) HTML
2 115 (36.86%) CSS
3 107 (34.29%) Laravel
4 58 (18.59%) AngularJS
5 55 (17.63%) LAMP
6 50 (16.03%) Node.js
7 47 (15.06%) jQuery
8 43 (13.78%) HTML5
9 41 (13.14%) RESTful
10 38 (12.18%) Web Services
11 31 (9.94%) CodeIgniter
12 28 (8.97%) REST
13 26 (8.33%) Doctrine
14 25 (8.01%) CSS3
15 24 (7.69%) Behat
15 24 (7.69%) Yii
16 23 (7.37%) XML
17 21 (6.73%) LEMP Stack
18 20 (6.41%) LAPP Stack
19 18 (5.77%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.45%) Computer Science
2 10 (3.21%) Visualisation
3 8 (2.56%) Fintech
4 7 (2.24%) e-Learning
5 5 (1.60%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.28%) User Experience
7 3 (0.96%) Video on Demand
7 3 (0.96%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.64%) Life Science
8 2 (0.64%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.64%) Social Media
9 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.32%) iPad
9 1 (0.32%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.32%) NHS
9 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 67 (21.47%) Linux
2 16 (5.13%) Unix
3 12 (3.85%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.32%) Android
5 1 (0.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (36.86%) Agile Software Development
1 115 (36.86%) MVC
2 83 (26.60%) OO
3 78 (25.00%) Web Development
4 67 (21.47%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (17.31%) Configuration Management
5 54 (17.31%) TDD
6 51 (16.35%) BDD
7 50 (16.03%) E-Commerce
8 45 (14.42%) OO PHP
9 31 (9.94%) Mentoring
10 24 (7.69%) OOP
11 22 (7.05%) Microservices
12 21 (6.73%) Unit Testing
13 20 (6.41%) Front End Development
13 20 (6.41%) Release Management
14 19 (6.09%) Refactoring
14 19 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (5.45%) Web Application Development
16 15 (4.81%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 308 (98.72%) PHP
2 142 (45.51%) JavaScript
3 29 (9.29%) Java
4 18 (5.77%) Python
4 18 (5.77%) SQL
5 16 (5.13%) Scala
6 14 (4.49%) PHP 5
7 6 (1.92%) C#
7 6 (1.92%) PHP 7
7 6 (1.92%) Ruby
8 5 (1.60%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.60%) C
8 5 (1.60%) Perl
8 5 (1.60%) XPath
9 4 (1.28%) Go
10 3 (0.96%) F#
10 3 (0.96%) Haskell
10 3 (0.96%) OCaml
10 3 (0.96%) Rust
11 1 (0.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (11.86%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.05%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.77%) Degree
4 14 (4.49%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 52 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.32%) Varnish
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 32 (10.26%) Puppet
2 20 (6.41%) Ansible
3 18 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (5.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.32%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.32%) Plesk
5 1 (0.32%) Rancher
Vendors
1 80 (25.64%) Zend
2 13 (4.17%) VMware
3 4 (1.28%) Google
4 3 (0.96%) Oracle
5 2 (0.64%) PayPal
5 2 (0.64%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.64%) Samsung
6 1 (0.32%) hybris
6 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
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