The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symfony
Rank 504 511 423
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -88
Contract jobs citing Symfony 156 163 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 1.04% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 135 153
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £404 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.73% -6.20%
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15669 15697 14876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.02% 27.51% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10958 10557 9618
Median daily rate £415 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 221 210
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £16.61 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £52.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Symfony as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend

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

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Symfony
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symfony within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Symfony Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Symfony
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Symfony Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Symfony
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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 -29 145 £375 +7.14% 111
London -7 86 £400 +7.38% 33
Yorkshire +4 20 £344 -1.78% 16
South East +12 19 £323 +22.85% 17
South Yorkshire +4 17 £375 +8.69% 3
Sheffield +1 16 £363 +5.07% 2
City of London +39 11 £400 +8.10% 4
South West +6 8 £375 - 5
Oxfordshire +13 5 £350 +16.66% 5
Hampshire +6 4 £323 -11.03% 9
East of England +6 4 £300 -14.28% 10
Bristol +2 4 £375 - 2
Berkshire - 4 £300 - 1
Wales +17 3 £300 +9.09% 1
South Wales +14 3 £300 +9.09% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 3 £264 -19.46% 2
Cambridge +13 3 £264 -19.46%
Southampton +8 3 £336 -7.24% 6
Surrey +1 3 £300 +14.28% 2
Nottingham -3 3 £375 +7.14% 2
East Midlands -6 3 £375 +6.38% 8
North West -6 3 £300 +9.09% 13
Nottinghamshire -8 3 £375 +7.14% 2
Leeds -9 3 £320 -8.57% 11
West Yorkshire -11 3 £320 -8.57% 11
Dorset - 3 £535 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £325 - 2
Scotland - 3 £325 - 4
Westminster - 3 £425 -
Manchester -6 2 £325 +8.33% 10

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Symfony also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Symfony.

1 271 (97.13%) PHP
2 164 (58.78%) JavaScript
3 155 (55.56%) MySQL
4 147 (52.69%) HTML
5 144 (51.61%) CSS
6 122 (43.73%) MVC
7 112 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
8 107 (38.35%) Laravel
9 92 (32.97%) Git (software)
10 79 (28.32%) OO
11 78 (27.96%) Zend
12 76 (27.24%) Web Development
13 68 (24.37%) TDD
14 61 (21.86%) Linux
15 56 (20.07%) LAMP
16 54 (19.35%) jQuery
16 54 (19.35%) RESTful
17 49 (17.56%) AngularJS
18 47 (16.85%) HTML5
19 41 (14.70%) Web Services
20 39 (13.98%) E-Commerce
21 36 (12.90%) Scrum
21 36 (12.90%) Subversion
22 35 (12.54%) CSS3
22 35 (12.54%) Unit Testing
22 35 (12.54%) CodeIgniter
23 34 (12.19%) BDD
24 32 (11.47%) SQL
25 30 (10.75%) PHP 5
26 29 (10.39%) OOP

Symfony
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 28 (10.04%) Apache
2 27 (9.68%) Drupal
3 20 (7.17%) WordPress
4 13 (4.66%) CMS
5 12 (4.30%) Apache Solr
6 11 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (3.94%) nginx
7 6 (2.15%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.72%) GeoServer
8 2 (0.72%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.72%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.36%) SilverStripe
9 1 (0.36%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Magento
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.36%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.36%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.15%) GitHub
3 4 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.43%) SaaS
4 3 (1.08%) CloudFront
4 3 (1.08%) Force.com
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.72%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.72%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.08%) Network Security
2 1 (0.36%) Extranet
2 1 (0.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (55.56%) MySQL
2 15 (5.38%) MongoDB
2 15 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (4.66%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.30%) Redis
5 6 (2.15%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.43%) CouchDB
6 4 (1.43%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.72%) GIS
8 1 (0.36%) Big Data
8 1 (0.36%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 92 (32.97%) Git (software)
2 36 (12.90%) Subversion
3 28 (10.04%) PHPUnit
4 24 (8.60%) Jenkins
5 17 (6.09%) Mercurial
6 15 (5.38%) Vagrant
7 8 (2.87%) Grunt
8 7 (2.51%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.51%) JIRA
9 5 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.79%) gulp
10 4 (1.43%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.43%) Hudson
11 3 (1.08%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.72%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.72%) Bower
12 2 (0.72%) Capybara
12 2 (0.72%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.72%) Mocha
12 2 (0.72%) Xdebug
General
1 13 (4.66%) Finance
2 9 (3.23%) Publishing
3 7 (2.51%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.79%) Retail
5 4 (1.43%) Marketing
6 3 (1.08%) Advertising
7 2 (0.72%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 253 (90.68%) Developer
2 199 (71.33%) PHP Developer
3 66 (23.66%) Symfony Developer
4 60 (21.51%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 44 (15.77%) Senior Developer
6 35 (12.54%) Senior PHP Developer
7 20 (7.17%) MySQL Developer
7 20 (7.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 19 (6.81%) Drupal Developer
9 16 (5.73%) Full Stack Developer
10 13 (4.66%) Web Developer
11 12 (4.30%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 10 (3.58%) LAMP Developer
12 10 (3.58%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 8 (2.87%) Angular Developer
13 8 (2.87%) E-Commerce Developer
13 8 (2.87%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
13 8 (2.87%) Software Engineer
14 7 (2.51%) JavaScript Developer
14 7 (2.51%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (52.69%) HTML
2 144 (51.61%) CSS
3 107 (38.35%) Laravel
4 56 (20.07%) LAMP
5 54 (19.35%) jQuery
5 54 (19.35%) RESTful
6 49 (17.56%) AngularJS
7 47 (16.85%) HTML5
8 41 (14.70%) Web Services
9 35 (12.54%) CodeIgniter
9 35 (12.54%) CSS3
10 28 (10.04%) REST
11 25 (8.96%) XML
12 21 (7.53%) Node.js
13 19 (6.81%) SOAP
14 17 (6.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (6.09%) Yii
15 15 (5.38%) LESS
15 15 (5.38%) Sass
16 14 (5.02%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.02%) User Experience
2 12 (4.30%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.30%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.51%) Fintech
4 5 (1.79%) iPad
5 4 (1.43%) Blog
5 4 (1.43%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.43%) W3C
6 3 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.08%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.72%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.72%) Social Media
7 2 (0.72%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.36%) iPhone
8 1 (0.36%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 61 (21.86%) Linux
2 3 (1.08%) Android
3 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.72%) CentOS
3 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.36%) Unix
4 1 (0.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (43.73%) MVC
2 112 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (28.32%) OO
4 76 (27.24%) Web Development
5 68 (24.37%) TDD
6 39 (13.98%) E-Commerce
7 36 (12.90%) Scrum
8 35 (12.54%) Unit Testing
9 34 (12.19%) BDD
10 29 (10.39%) OOP
11 27 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (9.68%) OO PHP
12 17 (6.09%) Front End Development
13 16 (5.73%) Open Source
14 15 (5.38%) OOD
14 15 (5.38%) Refactoring
15 14 (5.02%) Workflow
16 13 (4.66%) Software Engineering
17 11 (3.94%) API Development
17 11 (3.94%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 271 (97.13%) PHP
2 164 (58.78%) JavaScript
3 32 (11.47%) SQL
4 30 (10.75%) PHP 5
5 26 (9.32%) Java
6 9 (3.23%) Python
7 8 (2.87%) Apex Code
8 7 (2.51%) Ruby
8 7 (2.51%) Scala
8 7 (2.51%) SOQL
8 7 (2.51%) SOSL
9 3 (1.08%) Go
10 2 (0.72%) AWK
10 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.72%) Clojure
10 2 (0.72%) PHP 7
10 2 (0.72%) sed
11 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.36%) PHP 4
11 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (3.94%) Degree
2 3 (1.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.72%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (4.30%) Docker
2 6 (2.15%) Varnish
3 2 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (8.24%) Puppet
2 9 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.15%) Ansible
4 5 (1.79%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.72%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.72%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.36%) Plesk
6 1 (0.36%) Salt
Vendors
1 78 (27.96%) Zend
2 8 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (2.87%) VMware
3 5 (1.79%) Google
4 4 (1.43%) Percona
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle
6 2 (0.72%) ESRI
6 2 (0.72%) Interwoven
6 2 (0.72%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.72%) Twitter
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe
7 1 (0.36%) Akamai
7 1 (0.36%) Facebook
7 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.36%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.36%) Samsung
7 1 (0.36%) SAP
7 1 (0.36%) Sencha
7 1 (0.36%) Siebel
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