The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symfony
England / North West
Rank 130 147 142
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Contract jobs citing Symfony 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.054% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.20% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £325 £308 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
820 1015 843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.24% 27.27% 25.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 669 544
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 48 25
Median hourly rate £50.50 £37.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.48% +64.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.56 £19.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.13 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 North West

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Symfony
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Symfony Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Manchester - 3 £325 - 9
Merseyside -3 1 - - 1
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 North West region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Zend
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Drupal
4 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Laravel
5 1 (14.29%) GitHub
5 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
5 1 (14.29%) Akka
5 1 (14.29%) Play Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Docker
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
5 1 (14.29%) spray
5 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) Scala

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (28.57%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) SilverStripe
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Akka
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Play Framework
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) spray
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) VMware