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 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Symfony Developer
Rank 605 611 584
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Symfony Developer 39 44 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.077% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.081% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 37
Median daily rate £365 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -5.17%
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
51209 54594 53300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33381 34715 32174
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1644 2049 2080
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 29 August 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 23 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 29 August 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
England -1 37 £375 +7.14% 8
London -18 18 £388 +10.71% 2
South East +19 9 £350 +16.66%
Oxfordshire +2 6 £350 +16.66%
Yorkshire -5 4 £369 +1.72% 2
Sheffield - 4 £369 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £369 -
East Midlands -4 3 £470 +33.33% 3
City of London +24 2 £381 +15.09%
Croydon - 2 £400 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £410 - 2
South West - 2 £293 -
Bristol - 2 £293 -
Nottingham - 2 £410 - 2
Southampton +11 1 £300 -20.00%
Hampshire +10 1 £300 -20.00%
Faringdon - 1 £350 -
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £400 -
Westminster - 1 £413 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £400 -

PHP Symfony Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 72 (100.00%) PHP
1 72 (100.00%) Symfony
2 48 (66.67%) MySQL
3 38 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 38 (52.78%) MVC
4 35 (48.61%) CSS
5 33 (45.83%) HTML
6 26 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (36.11%) TDD
7 23 (31.94%) Laravel
8 22 (30.56%) OO
9 21 (29.17%) Web Development
10 20 (27.78%) RESTful
11 19 (26.39%) AngularJS
12 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 17 (23.61%) Linux
13 17 (23.61%) LAMP
14 14 (19.44%) Zend
15 13 (18.06%) PHP 5
16 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
16 12 (16.67%) BDD
16 12 (16.67%) OO PHP
17 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (15.28%) OOP
18 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
18 9 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
18 9 (12.50%) Puppet
18 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
18 9 (12.50%) PHPUnit
19 8 (11.11%) HTML5

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 8 (11.11%) Apache
2 5 (6.94%) nginx
3 3 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (66.67%) MySQL
2 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 9 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.72%) Redis
5 5 (6.94%) CouchDB
5 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.50%) PHPUnit
4 8 (11.11%) Subversion
5 6 (8.33%) Mercurial
6 4 (5.56%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.39%) Hudson
8 1 (1.39%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.39%) Mocha
8 1 (1.39%) Selenium
8 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Publishing
3 2 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) Symfony
2 35 (48.61%) CSS
3 33 (45.83%) HTML
4 23 (31.94%) Laravel
5 20 (27.78%) RESTful
6 19 (26.39%) AngularJS
7 17 (23.61%) LAMP
8 8 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
8 8 (11.11%) CSS3
8 8 (11.11%) HTML5
8 8 (11.11%) Node.js
9 6 (8.33%) LESS
9 6 (8.33%) REST
9 6 (8.33%) Web Services
9 6 (8.33%) Yii
10 5 (6.94%) LAPP Stack
10 5 (6.94%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (6.94%) Memcached
11 4 (5.56%) Behat
11 4 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.39%) User Experience
2 1 (1.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) MVC
2 26 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.11%) TDD
3 22 (30.56%) OO
4 21 (29.17%) Web Development
5 12 (16.67%) BDD
5 12 (16.67%) OO PHP
6 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (15.28%) OOP
7 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
8 7 (9.72%) Scrum
9 6 (8.33%) Refactoring
10 5 (6.94%) Front End Development
10 5 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.94%) Release Management
10 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.94%) Web Application Development
11 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.17%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) PHP
2 38 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.06%) PHP 5
4 3 (4.17%) SQL
5 1 (1.39%) C
5 1 (1.39%) Java
5 1 (1.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Puppet
2 5 (6.94%) Ansible
2 5 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Zend
2 6 (8.33%) Google
3 2 (2.78%) Samsung
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe
4 1 (1.39%) Facebook
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