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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Symfony Developer
Rank 584 622 603
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -19
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Symfony Developer 37 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.040% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.042% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 28
Median daily rate £375 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £296 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £370 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+53.84% +4.00%
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
47057 52332 52807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.77% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30804 33337 33423
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1653 2041 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.41 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 22 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 8 December 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 +38 37 £375 +25.00% 13
London -1 18 £375 +25.00% 9
South East - 10 £363 - 2
Oxfordshire - 7 £406 -
Yorkshire - 5 £313 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £313 -
City of London -5 3 £375 +11.11%
Leeds - 3 £313 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £465 -
East Midlands - 3 £465 -
Nottingham - 3 £465 -
West Midlands - 1 £465 -
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £275 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £325 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Berkshire - 1 £275 -
Wakefield - 1 £350 -
Sheffield - 1 £400 -
Esher - 1 £325 -
Birmingham - 1 £465 -

PHP Symfony Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 76 (100.00%) PHP
1 76 (100.00%) Symfony
2 40 (52.63%) MySQL
3 35 (46.05%) MVC
4 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (40.79%) JavaScript
6 29 (38.16%) HTML
6 29 (38.16%) OO
7 27 (35.53%) CSS
7 27 (35.53%) Git (software)
7 27 (35.53%) Laravel
8 26 (34.21%) TDD
8 26 (34.21%) Web Development
8 26 (34.21%) Zend
9 23 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (27.63%) LAMP
10 21 (27.63%) Jenkins
11 19 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 19 (25.00%) BDD
11 19 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (23.68%) Linux
12 18 (23.68%) Relational Database
13 16 (21.05%) MongoDB
13 16 (21.05%) Node.js
13 16 (21.05%) Configuration Management
14 15 (19.74%) Subversion
14 15 (19.74%) OO PHP
15 14 (18.42%) Apache
16 13 (17.11%) NoSQL
16 13 (17.11%) RESTful

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 14 (18.42%) Apache
2 12 (15.79%) nginx
3 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.32%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (52.63%) MySQL
2 19 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (23.68%) Relational Database
4 16 (21.05%) MongoDB
5 13 (17.11%) NoSQL
6 12 (15.79%) CouchDB
6 12 (15.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (35.53%) Git (software)
2 21 (27.63%) Jenkins
3 15 (19.74%) Subversion
4 12 (15.79%) Mercurial
5 6 (7.89%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.32%) Selenium
6 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (7.89%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Marketing
2 3 (3.95%) Publishing
3 2 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (100.00%) Symfony
2 29 (38.16%) HTML
3 27 (35.53%) CSS
3 27 (35.53%) Laravel
4 21 (27.63%) LAMP
5 19 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 16 (21.05%) Node.js
7 13 (17.11%) RESTful
8 12 (15.79%) LAPP Stack
8 12 (15.79%) LEMP Stack
8 12 (15.79%) Memcached
8 12 (15.79%) Yii
9 8 (10.53%) Doctrine
10 7 (9.21%) CodeIgniter
11 6 (7.89%) Behat
11 6 (7.89%) HTML5
12 5 (6.58%) CSS3
12 5 (6.58%) JMS
12 5 (6.58%) jQuery
12 5 (6.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
1 1 (1.32%) Fintech
1 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
1 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.32%) User Experience
1 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Unix
3 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.05%) MVC
2 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (38.16%) OO
4 26 (34.21%) TDD
4 26 (34.21%) Web Development
5 23 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (25.00%) BDD
7 16 (21.05%) Configuration Management
8 15 (19.74%) OO PHP
9 11 (14.47%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (14.47%) Refactoring
9 11 (14.47%) Release Management
9 11 (14.47%) Web Application Development
10 9 (11.84%) E-Commerce
10 9 (11.84%) OOP
11 8 (10.53%) Scrum
12 7 (9.21%) Microservices
13 5 (6.58%) Front End Development
13 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
13 5 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (40.79%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.89%) PHP 5
4 4 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (1.32%) C
5 1 (1.32%) Java
5 1 (1.32%) PHP 7
5 1 (1.32%) Python
5 1 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) Degree
4 2 (2.63%) DBS Check
System Software
1 10 (13.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (15.79%) Puppet
2 11 (14.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) Zend
2 4 (5.26%) Google
3 3 (3.95%) Samsung
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe
4 1 (1.32%) Facebook