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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Symfony Developer
Rank 614 621 585
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -36
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Symfony Developer 41 33 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.058% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.061% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 41
Median daily rate £406 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £273 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £380 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +1.81%
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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 20 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 26 September 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 +19 40 £413 +17.85% 11
London -1 19 £400 +14.28% 5
East Midlands -2 8 £458 +29.78% 3
South East +21 6 £300 - 1
Nottingham - 6 £458 - 3
Nottinghamshire - 6 £458 - 3
Oxfordshire -3 5 - - 1
Yorkshire +6 3 £400 +10.34%
Sheffield - 3 £400 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £400 -
City of London +15 2 £375 - 3
West Midlands -27 2 £465 +132.50%
Midlands - 2 £500 -
Birmingham - 2 £465 -
Croydon - 2 £400 -
Southampton +14 1 £300 -20.00%
Hampshire +9 1 £300 -20.00%
Westminster - 1 £413 -
South West - 1 £300 -
Bristol - 1 £300 -

PHP Symfony Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 75 (100.00%) PHP
1 75 (100.00%) Symfony
2 48 (64.00%) MySQL
3 37 (49.33%) CSS
3 37 (49.33%) JavaScript
4 35 (46.67%) HTML
4 35 (46.67%) MVC
5 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (37.33%) TDD
7 27 (36.00%) OO
8 25 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 22 (29.33%) Laravel
10 20 (26.67%) Web Development
11 18 (24.00%) RESTful
11 18 (24.00%) AngularJS
12 17 (22.67%) OO PHP
12 17 (22.67%) Linux
13 16 (21.33%) LAMP
13 16 (21.33%) BDD
14 15 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (18.67%) Jenkins
16 13 (17.33%) PHP 5
17 12 (16.00%) Zend
17 12 (16.00%) OOP
18 11 (14.67%) Relational Database
18 11 (14.67%) PostgreSQL
19 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
20 9 (12.00%) Node.js
20 9 (12.00%) PHPUnit
20 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management

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 (10.67%) Apache
2 5 (6.67%) nginx
3 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (2.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (64.00%) MySQL
2 11 (14.67%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (14.67%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.33%) Redis
5 5 (6.67%) CouchDB
5 5 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.67%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.00%) PHPUnit
4 8 (10.67%) Subversion
5 6 (8.00%) Mercurial
6 3 (4.00%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.33%) Selenium
7 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Publishing
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) Symfony
2 37 (49.33%) CSS
3 35 (46.67%) HTML
4 22 (29.33%) Laravel
5 18 (24.00%) AngularJS
5 18 (24.00%) RESTful
6 16 (21.33%) LAMP
7 9 (12.00%) CodeIgniter
7 9 (12.00%) Node.js
8 8 (10.67%) Doctrine
8 8 (10.67%) HTML5
9 7 (9.33%) CSS3
10 6 (8.00%) Behat
11 5 (6.67%) JMS
11 5 (6.67%) LESS
11 5 (6.67%) Memcached
11 5 (6.67%) REST
11 5 (6.67%) Web Services
11 5 (6.67%) XML
11 5 (6.67%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.33%) User Experience
2 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.67%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) MVC
2 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (37.33%) TDD
4 27 (36.00%) OO
5 20 (26.67%) Web Development
6 17 (22.67%) OO PHP
7 16 (21.33%) BDD
8 15 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (16.00%) OOP
10 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management
11 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
12 7 (9.33%) Scrum
13 5 (6.67%) Front End Development
13 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
13 5 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (6.67%) Refactoring
13 5 (6.67%) Release Management
13 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
13 5 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (49.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.33%) PHP 5
4 5 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (1.33%) C
5 1 (1.33%) Java
5 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.67%) Degree
3 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) DBS Check
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) Puppet
2 5 (6.67%) Ansible
2 5 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Zend
2 5 (6.67%) Google
3 2 (2.67%) Samsung
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe
4 1 (1.33%) Facebook
City, London
Intelletec
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Meteor Systems Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago