The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Symfony Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Symfony Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Symfony Developer
Rank 612 610 572
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -38
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Symfony Developer 28 25 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.045% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.047% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 47
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53034 52811 51540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.93% 94.73% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34546 32021 31371
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1532 2104 2098
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

PHP Symfony Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Symfony Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Symfony Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHP Symfony Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Symfony Developer within the UK.

PHP Symfony Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PHP Symfony Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Symfony Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

PHP Symfony Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PHP Symfony Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP Symfony Developer within the UK.

PHP Symfony Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PHP Symfony Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Symfony Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -20 27 £350 - 26
London -11 14 £400 +14.28% 8
South East -11 5 £350 +6.87% 5
East Midlands +9 3 £238 -20.83%
South West 0 3 £308 -18.00% 4
City of London +39 2 £319 -8.92% 3
Oxfordshire +8 2 £350 +27.27% 1
Faringdon -1 2 £350 +27.27%
Croydon - 2 £388 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £350 -
Surrey - 2 £350 -
Somerset - 2 £275 - 1
East of England +6 1 £225 +7.14% 2
Cambridgeshire +6 1 £225 +7.14% 2
Nottinghamshire -2 1 £238 -20.83%
Cambridge -6 1 £225 -10.00% 2
West Midlands -14 1 £350 +75.00%
Wales - 1 £300 - 1
South Wales - 1 £300 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £350 -
Yorkshire - 1 £238 - 5
Newport - 1 £300 - 1
Dorset - 1 £340 - 2
Chesterfield - 1 £238 -
Lincoln - 1 - -
Mansfield - 1 £238 -
Nottingham - 1 £238 -
Berkshire - 1 £313 - 3
Bath - 1 £275 - 1
Doncaster - 1 £238 - 1

PHP Symfony Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PHP Symfony Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Symfony Developer in their job title.

1 46 (100.00%) PHP
1 46 (100.00%) Symfony
2 30 (65.22%) MySQL
3 21 (45.65%) MVC
4 20 (43.48%) HTML
5 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
5 19 (41.30%) CSS
5 19 (41.30%) OO
6 13 (28.26%) LAMP
7 12 (26.09%) Linux
8 11 (23.91%) Zend
8 11 (23.91%) Laravel
9 10 (21.74%) OO PHP
9 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (21.74%) TDD
10 9 (19.57%) Web Development
10 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
10 9 (19.57%) HTML5
10 9 (19.57%) Yii
11 8 (17.39%) RESTful
11 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
12 7 (15.22%) PHP 5
12 7 (15.22%) CSS3
12 7 (15.22%) Puppet
12 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
12 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
13 6 (13.04%) Redis
13 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
13 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
13 6 (13.04%) LESS

PHP Symfony Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PHP Symfony Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Symfony Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) Apache
1 5 (10.87%) CMS
2 3 (6.52%) Alfresco
2 3 (6.52%) Drupal
2 3 (6.52%) nginx
3 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) SugarCRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (65.22%) MySQL
2 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.04%) CouchDB
3 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (13.04%) Redis
3 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.70%) PHPUnit
3 4 (8.70%) Subversion
3 4 (8.70%) Vagrant
4 3 (6.52%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.17%) Hudson
5 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
5 1 (2.17%) Mocha
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) Symfony
2 20 (43.48%) HTML
3 19 (41.30%) CSS
4 13 (28.26%) LAMP
5 11 (23.91%) Laravel
6 9 (19.57%) HTML5
6 9 (19.57%) Yii
7 8 (17.39%) RESTful
8 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
8 7 (15.22%) CSS3
9 6 (13.04%) LESS
9 6 (13.04%) Memcached
9 6 (13.04%) Web Services
10 3 (6.52%) LAPP Stack
10 3 (6.52%) LEMP Stack
11 2 (4.35%) Doctrine
11 2 (4.35%) Twig
12 1 (2.17%) React
12 1 (2.17%) REST
12 1 (2.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) MVC
2 19 (41.30%) OO
3 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) OO PHP
3 10 (21.74%) TDD
4 9 (19.57%) Web Development
5 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.70%) Refactoring
6 4 (8.70%) Scrum
7 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.52%) Microservices
7 3 (6.52%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.52%) Release Management
7 3 (6.52%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.35%) BDD
8 2 (4.35%) CRM
8 2 (4.35%) OOP
9 1 (2.17%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.22%) PHP 5
4 2 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Puppet
2 3 (6.52%) Ansible
2 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Zend
2 1 (2.17%) Google
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Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
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Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 15 days ago