The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symfony
Rank 250 251 228
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Contract jobs citing Symfony 19 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.46% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 7
Median daily rate £350 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £316 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £309 £373
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.80 - -
Symfony
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2400 2372 2147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.73% 25.54% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1542 1506 1215
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 29 56
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey -1 7 £350 +12.00% 6
Hampshire +14 4 £336 -3.92% 4
Oxfordshire +12 3 £350 +27.27% 1
Berkshire - 3 £313 - 8
East Sussex - 1 £400 -
Kent - 1 £315 - 1
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 34 (97.14%) PHP
2 24 (68.57%) MySQL
2 24 (68.57%) HTML
3 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
4 21 (60.00%) CSS
5 16 (45.71%) MVC
5 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
6 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (34.29%) Web Development
7 12 (34.29%) Linux
8 11 (31.43%) OO
8 11 (31.43%) LAMP
8 11 (31.43%) TDD
9 10 (28.57%) Apache
9 10 (28.57%) BDD
9 10 (28.57%) AngularJS
10 9 (25.71%) Laravel
11 8 (22.86%) PHPUnit
11 8 (22.86%) XML
11 8 (22.86%) Scrum
11 8 (22.86%) Subversion
12 7 (20.00%) REST
13 6 (17.14%) Puppet
13 6 (17.14%) OO PHP
13 6 (17.14%) Zend
13 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
13 6 (17.14%) RESTful
13 6 (17.14%) PHP 5
13 6 (17.14%) Web Services
13 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (28.57%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) WordPress
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 2 (5.71%) Drupal
3 2 (5.71%) nginx
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.71%) CouchDB
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Redis
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.86%) PHPUnit
2 8 (22.86%) Subversion
3 4 (11.43%) Vagrant
4 3 (8.57%) Bower
4 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
4 3 (8.57%) Grunt
4 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (8.57%) Publishing
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 24 (68.57%) PHP Developer
3 9 (25.71%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Symfony Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (14.29%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Angular Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 2 (5.71%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Designer
8 1 (2.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Lead Web Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 1 (2.86%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) HTML
2 21 (60.00%) CSS
3 11 (31.43%) LAMP
4 10 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 9 (25.71%) Laravel
6 8 (22.86%) XML
7 7 (20.00%) REST
8 6 (17.14%) RESTful
8 6 (17.14%) Web Services
9 5 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
10 4 (11.43%) Ajax
10 4 (11.43%) JSON
10 4 (11.43%) LESS
11 3 (8.57%) DHTML
11 3 (8.57%) HTML5
11 3 (8.57%) jQuery
11 3 (8.57%) SOAP
11 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (8.57%) Visualforce
11 3 (8.57%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Blog
1 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) MVC
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Web Development
4 11 (31.43%) OO
4 11 (31.43%) TDD
5 10 (28.57%) BDD
6 8 (22.86%) Scrum
7 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
7 6 (17.14%) OO PHP
7 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.29%) OOP
9 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.57%) API Development
10 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
10 3 (8.57%) Validation
10 3 (8.57%) Workflow
11 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.71%) Open Source
11 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) PHP
2 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.14%) PHP 5
4 5 (14.29%) Java
4 5 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (8.57%) Apex Code
5 3 (8.57%) SOQL
5 3 (8.57%) SOSL
6 1 (2.86%) PHP 4
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Zend
2 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com