The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symfony
Rank 130 122 117
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Symfony 13 13 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.43% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.76% 1.69% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 29
Median daily rate £340 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
739 768 800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.84% 25.37% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 512 560
Median daily rate £350 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 16
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.46 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Symfony
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symfony across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Symfony Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Symfony
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Symfony Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Bristol -7 4 £300 -20.00% 7
Dorset - 4 £438 - 3
Somerset - 4 £275 -
Wiltshire - 1 £325 -
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 West region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (68.75%) MySQL
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 5 (31.25%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) LAMP
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
7 4 (25.00%) OO
7 4 (25.00%) Laravel
8 3 (18.75%) Web Development
9 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (12.50%) Zend
9 2 (12.50%) PHP 5
9 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Drupal
9 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
9 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
9 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 2 (12.50%) Puppet
9 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
9 2 (12.50%) User Experience
9 2 (12.50%) React
9 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
9 2 (12.50%) LESS
9 2 (12.50%) Python
9 2 (12.50%) ERP

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) PHPUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Symfony Developer
4 6 (37.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 2 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Manager
6 1 (6.25%) ERP Manager
6 1 (6.25%) ERP Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) LAMP
5 4 (25.00%) Laravel
6 2 (12.50%) LESS
6 2 (12.50%) React
6 2 (12.50%) SOAP
7 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (6.25%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) Django
7 1 (6.25%) Drools
7 1 (6.25%) Ember.js
7 1 (6.25%) Ext JS
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PHP 5
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Zend
2 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Sencha
Bristol, Avon
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Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
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Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 24 days ago