The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had PHP Symfony Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Symfony Developer
UK
Rank 550 600 596
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -4
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Symfony Developer 31 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.035% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.037% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 19
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £400 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £210 £280
% change year-on-year
+48.80% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
41742 48106 48047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27155 30643 30207
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1758 1889
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.88 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

PHP Symfony Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured PHP Symfony Developer in the job title.

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 22 January 2017.

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 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Symfony Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +49 30 £358 -1.37% 17
London +10 17 £375 - 12
South East - 8 £325 - 2
City of London +1 6 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 6 - - 1
Leeds - 3 £313 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £313 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £313 - 1
South West +13 1 £313 +48.80% 1
North West - 1 £300 -
Manchester - 1 £300 -
Esher - 1 £325 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £325 -
Bristol - 1 £313 - 1

PHP Symfony Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, PHP Symfony Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring PHP Symfony Developer in the job title.

1 73 (100.00%) PHP
1 73 (100.00%) Symfony
2 37 (50.68%) MySQL
3 33 (45.21%) MVC
4 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
5 30 (41.10%) Zend
6 29 (39.73%) OO
7 27 (36.99%) HTML
8 26 (35.62%) Git (software)
9 24 (32.88%) Laravel
9 24 (32.88%) CSS
9 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (31.51%) TDD
10 23 (31.51%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (30.14%) AngularJS
12 21 (28.77%) Jenkins
12 21 (28.77%) Web Development
12 21 (28.77%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (27.40%) LAMP
14 19 (26.03%) Linux
14 19 (26.03%) Relational Database
15 18 (24.66%) BDD
16 17 (23.29%) Configuration Management
17 16 (21.92%) Subversion
18 15 (20.55%) MongoDB
18 15 (20.55%) Node.js
18 15 (20.55%) Apache
19 14 (19.18%) NoSQL
20 13 (17.81%) Puppet
20 13 (17.81%) Yii

PHP Symfony Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 15 (20.55%) Apache
2 13 (17.81%) nginx
3 3 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.74%) Drupal
5 1 (1.37%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.37%) GitHub
1 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (50.68%) MySQL
2 21 (28.77%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (26.03%) Relational Database
4 15 (20.55%) MongoDB
5 14 (19.18%) NoSQL
6 13 (17.81%) CouchDB
6 13 (17.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (35.62%) Git (software)
2 21 (28.77%) Jenkins
3 16 (21.92%) Subversion
4 13 (17.81%) Mercurial
5 7 (9.59%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.37%) Selenium
6 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Law
4 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (100.00%) Symfony
2 27 (36.99%) HTML
3 24 (32.88%) CSS
3 24 (32.88%) Laravel
4 22 (30.14%) AngularJS
5 20 (27.40%) LAMP
6 15 (20.55%) Node.js
7 13 (17.81%) LAPP Stack
7 13 (17.81%) LEMP Stack
7 13 (17.81%) Memcached
7 13 (17.81%) RESTful
7 13 (17.81%) Yii
8 8 (10.96%) Doctrine
9 7 (9.59%) Behat
10 6 (8.22%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (6.85%) JMS
11 5 (6.85%) jQuery
11 5 (6.85%) REST
11 5 (6.85%) Web Services
12 4 (5.48%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
1 1 (1.37%) Fintech
1 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
1 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.37%) User Experience
1 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Unix
3 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) MVC
2 29 (39.73%) OO
3 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (31.51%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (31.51%) TDD
5 21 (28.77%) Web Development
6 18 (24.66%) BDD
7 17 (23.29%) Configuration Management
8 13 (17.81%) OO PHP
8 13 (17.81%) Release Management
9 12 (16.44%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (16.44%) Refactoring
9 12 (16.44%) Web Application Development
10 9 (12.33%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.96%) Microservices
12 7 (9.59%) OOP
13 6 (8.22%) Scrum
14 5 (6.85%) Front End Development
14 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
14 5 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.48%) PHP 5
3 4 (5.48%) SQL
4 3 (4.11%) Python
5 2 (2.74%) C
5 2 (2.74%) Java
6 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.37%) C++
6 1 (1.37%) PHP 7
6 1 (1.37%) Scala
6 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) Degree
4 2 (2.74%) DBS Check
System Software
1 10 (13.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (17.81%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (17.81%) Puppet
2 12 (16.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (41.10%) Zend
2 3 (4.11%) Google
3 2 (2.74%) Samsung
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £430 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago