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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symfony
UK
Rank 476 516 486
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -30
Contract jobs citing Symfony 119 112 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.75% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 89 104
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £338 £288
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.50 -

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
14134 14852 14129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.15% 28.54% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9839 10231 9344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 249 192
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £21.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 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 +46 117 £375 - 158
London 0 53 £400 - 58
Yorkshire +33 25 £395 -1.25% 25
West Yorkshire +38 24 £395 -1.25% 16
Leeds +27 24 £395 -1.25% 13
South East +25 22 £331 +10.41% 12
Oxfordshire +10 20 £325 - 2
City of London +4 17 £375 -6.25% 20
Oxford +10 10 £325 -7.14%
West Midlands +11 6 £400 +23.07% 11
North West +29 4 £325 +5.69% 23
South West +12 4 £313 +48.80% 7
Bristol +8 4 £313 - 4
Birmingham +2 3 £432 - 4
Manchester - 3 £325 - 14
Westminster - 3 £425 -
Leicestershire 0 2 £288 -17.85% 2
East Midlands -6 2 £288 -17.85% 18
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Surrey +9 1 £375 -
Hampshire +7 1 £438 +45.83% 4
East of England +2 1 - - 2
Merseyside -5 1 - - 2
Liverpool -6 1 - - 2
Coventry - 1 £340 - 3
Staffordshire - 1 £375 -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £438 - 1
Sheffield - 1 - -
Stafford - 1 £375 -

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 305 (98.39%) PHP
2 145 (46.77%) JavaScript
3 140 (45.16%) MySQL
4 122 (39.35%) MVC
5 118 (38.06%) HTML
6 110 (35.48%) Laravel
7 108 (34.84%) CSS
8 101 (32.58%) Git (software)
9 99 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
10 80 (25.81%) Zend
11 72 (23.23%) Linux
12 71 (22.90%) OO
13 60 (19.35%) Web Development
14 58 (18.71%) Continuous Integration
15 55 (17.74%) Drupal
16 53 (17.10%) AngularJS
17 51 (16.45%) LAMP
18 50 (16.13%) TDD
19 49 (15.81%) PostgreSQL
20 48 (15.48%) Relational Database
20 48 (15.48%) jQuery
21 47 (15.16%) Jenkins
22 46 (14.84%) HTML5
23 45 (14.52%) MongoDB
23 45 (14.52%) Node.js
24 44 (14.19%) Configuration Management
25 42 (13.55%) E-Commerce
25 42 (13.55%) BDD
25 42 (13.55%) RESTful
26 41 (13.23%) Apache

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 55 (17.74%) Drupal
2 41 (13.23%) Apache
3 26 (8.39%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (8.06%) nginx
5 14 (4.52%) CMS
6 11 (3.55%) WordPress
7 7 (2.26%) SilverStripe
8 2 (0.65%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.32%) concrete5
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.94%) Magento
2 2 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.65%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.90%) GitHub
3 3 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.97%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.32%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.29%) HTTP
2 2 (0.65%) AMQP
2 2 (0.65%) LDAP
2 2 (0.65%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.32%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) Network Security
3 1 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (45.16%) MySQL
2 49 (15.81%) PostgreSQL
3 48 (15.48%) Relational Database
4 45 (14.52%) MongoDB
5 36 (11.61%) NoSQL
6 28 (9.03%) Redis
7 20 (6.45%) CouchDB
8 5 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.29%) SQL Server
10 3 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.97%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 101 (32.58%) Git (software)
2 47 (15.16%) Jenkins
3 33 (10.65%) PHPUnit
4 26 (8.39%) Subversion
5 21 (6.77%) Mercurial
6 10 (3.23%) Vagrant
7 4 (1.29%) Mockito
8 3 (0.97%) GoCD
8 3 (0.97%) Grunt
8 3 (0.97%) gulp
8 3 (0.97%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.65%) git-flow
9 2 (0.65%) JIRA
9 2 (0.65%) JMeter
9 2 (0.65%) Selenium
9 2 (0.65%) TestNG
10 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.32%) Redmine
10 1 (0.32%) webpack
General
1 12 (3.87%) Finance
2 9 (2.90%) Marketing
3 4 (1.29%) Retail
3 4 (1.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.97%) Games
4 3 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.65%) Publishing
6 1 (0.32%) Advertising
6 1 (0.32%) Back Office
6 1 (0.32%) French Language
6 1 (0.32%) Law
6 1 (0.32%) Local Government
6 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 288 (92.90%) Developer
2 209 (67.42%) PHP Developer
3 71 (22.90%) Symfony Developer
4 66 (21.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 62 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 33 (10.65%) Drupal Developer
7 31 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
8 18 (5.81%) PHP Zend Developer
9 16 (5.16%) JavaScript Developer
10 15 (4.84%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 15 (4.84%) Software Developer
11 13 (4.19%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (4.19%) MySQL Developer
11 13 (4.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 10 (3.23%) Web Developer
13 7 (2.26%) Node.js Developer
13 7 (2.26%) PHP Web Developer
13 7 (2.26%) Senior Drupal Developer
14 6 (1.94%) PHP Drupal Developer
14 6 (1.94%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (38.06%) HTML
2 110 (35.48%) Laravel
3 108 (34.84%) CSS
4 53 (17.10%) AngularJS
5 51 (16.45%) LAMP
6 48 (15.48%) jQuery
7 46 (14.84%) HTML5
8 45 (14.52%) Node.js
9 42 (13.55%) RESTful
10 28 (9.03%) CodeIgniter
11 25 (8.06%) CSS3
12 22 (7.10%) Web Services
12 22 (7.10%) Yii
13 20 (6.45%) Doctrine
13 20 (6.45%) LEMP Stack
13 20 (6.45%) REST
14 19 (6.13%) Behat
14 19 (6.13%) LAPP Stack
15 18 (5.81%) XML
16 17 (5.48%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.48%) Computer Science
2 8 (2.58%) Fintech
3 4 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (0.97%) Digital Media
4 3 (0.97%) Mobile App
4 3 (0.97%) Social Media
4 3 (0.97%) Video on Demand
4 3 (0.97%) Virtual Team
5 2 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.65%) Life Science
5 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.32%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.32%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.32%) NHS
6 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.32%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (23.23%) Linux
2 15 (4.84%) Unix
3 11 (3.55%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (39.35%) MVC
2 99 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (22.90%) OO
4 60 (19.35%) Web Development
5 58 (18.71%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (16.13%) TDD
7 44 (14.19%) Configuration Management
8 42 (13.55%) BDD
8 42 (13.55%) E-Commerce
9 39 (12.58%) OO PHP
10 28 (9.03%) Mentoring
11 25 (8.06%) OOP
12 24 (7.74%) Release Management
13 23 (7.42%) Unit Testing
14 19 (6.13%) Front End Development
15 17 (5.48%) Microservices
15 17 (5.48%) Scrum
16 15 (4.84%) Refactoring
16 15 (4.84%) Web Application Development
17 14 (4.52%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 305 (98.39%) PHP
2 145 (46.77%) JavaScript
3 32 (10.32%) Python
4 30 (9.68%) Java
5 21 (6.77%) SQL
6 15 (4.84%) PHP 5
7 10 (3.23%) Scala
8 8 (2.58%) PHP 7
9 6 (1.94%) Ruby
10 5 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.61%) C
10 5 (1.61%) Perl
10 5 (1.61%) XPath
11 4 (1.29%) C#
11 4 (1.29%) Go
12 3 (0.97%) F#
12 3 (0.97%) Haskell
12 3 (0.97%) ML
12 3 (0.97%) OCaml
12 3 (0.97%) Rust
Qualifications
1 26 (8.39%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.48%) Degree
3 13 (4.19%) DBS Check
4 11 (3.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 41 (13.23%) Docker
2 1 (0.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (7.42%) Puppet
2 19 (6.13%) Ansible
3 16 (5.16%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (3.87%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.32%) Rancher
Vendors
1 80 (25.81%) Zend
2 7 (2.26%) VMware
3 3 (0.97%) Google
3 3 (0.97%) Oracle
4 2 (0.65%) IBM
4 2 (0.65%) Panasonic
4 2 (0.65%) PayPal
4 2 (0.65%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.32%) hybris
5 1 (0.32%) Samsung
5 1 (0.32%) Sencha
5 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
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