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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symfony
Rank 512 492 405
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -87
Contract jobs citing Symfony 136 135 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.92% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 109 168
Median daily rate £375 £361 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £248 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £416 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.80 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.80 - -

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
14868 14636 14455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.66% 26.97% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10538 9608 9611
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 198 174
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.30 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -12 130 £375 +4.02% 105
London -21 67 £400 +6.66% 30
South East -5 17 £346 +20.43% 15
Yorkshire +16 13 £356 +6.34% 13
South West -9 13 £340 -9.33% 14
South Yorkshire - 10 £380 - 3
Sheffield - 10 £385 - 3
East of England +15 8 £225 -25.00% 12
Surrey -2 7 £350 +12.00% 5
North West -22 7 £325 +8.33% 11
City of London +28 6 £394 +9.37% 3
Cambridgeshire +14 5 £225 - 5
Cambridge +7 5 £225 - 3
Croydon -11 5 £388 +3.33%
South Wales - 5 £300 -
Wales - 5 £300 -
Hampshire +3 4 £336 -7.56% 2
Leeds 0 4 £320 -8.57% 7
West Yorkshire -2 4 £320 -8.57% 7
Bristol -14 4 £300 -20.00% 7
Dorset - 4 £438 - 3
Somerset - 4 £275 - 1
Southampton +10 3 £336 -3.23% 1
East Midlands +9 3 £238 -29.62% 5
West Midlands -8 3 £350 +40.00% 5
Manchester -17 3 £413 +37.50% 7
Liverpool - 3 £288 - 2
Newport - 3 £300 -
Merseyside - 3 £288 - 2
Buckinghamshire +12 2 £325 +44.44%

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 242 (97.19%) PHP
2 145 (58.23%) JavaScript
3 139 (55.82%) MySQL
4 136 (54.62%) HTML
5 130 (52.21%) CSS
6 111 (44.58%) Laravel
7 109 (43.78%) MVC
8 84 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
9 81 (32.53%) Zend
10 74 (29.72%) Git (software)
11 69 (27.71%) OO
12 58 (23.29%) Web Development
13 56 (22.49%) TDD
14 55 (22.09%) Linux
15 49 (19.68%) RESTful
16 48 (19.28%) jQuery
17 46 (18.47%) LAMP
18 44 (17.67%) Web Services
19 43 (17.27%) HTML5
20 40 (16.06%) AngularJS
21 36 (14.46%) CSS3
22 33 (13.25%) Unit Testing
22 33 (13.25%) Subversion
23 32 (12.85%) CodeIgniter
24 30 (12.05%) REST
25 29 (11.65%) Java
25 29 (11.65%) OO PHP
26 28 (11.24%) OOP
26 28 (11.24%) Scrum
26 28 (11.24%) PHPUnit

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 20 (8.03%) Apache
1 20 (8.03%) WordPress
2 19 (7.63%) CMS
3 16 (6.43%) Node.js
4 15 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (5.62%) Drupal
6 7 (2.81%) nginx
7 6 (2.41%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.61%) Magnolia
9 3 (1.20%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.80%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.40%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.40%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 4 (1.61%) BigMachines
1 4 (1.61%) Eloqua
1 4 (1.61%) Magento
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.81%) SaaS
3 6 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.20%) CloudFront
5 3 (1.20%) Force.com
5 3 (1.20%) GitHub
6 2 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.80%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.80%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (0.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.80%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.80%) Network Security
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (55.82%) MySQL
2 16 (6.43%) MongoDB
3 12 (4.82%) NoSQL
3 12 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (4.42%) Redis
5 7 (2.81%) CouchDB
5 7 (2.81%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server
8 2 (0.80%) GIS
9 1 (0.40%) Big Data
9 1 (0.40%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 74 (29.72%) Git (software)
2 33 (13.25%) Subversion
3 28 (11.24%) PHPUnit
4 17 (6.83%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.02%) Mercurial
5 10 (4.02%) Vagrant
6 9 (3.61%) JIRA
7 7 (2.81%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.41%) Hudson
9 5 (2.01%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.01%) Grunt
10 4 (1.61%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.61%) Mocha
10 4 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (1.20%) Bower
12 1 (0.40%) gulp
12 1 (0.40%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.40%) Protractor
12 1 (0.40%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.40%) Xdebug
General
1 14 (5.62%) Finance
2 8 (3.21%) Retail
3 7 (2.81%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.01%) Publishing
5 4 (1.61%) Marketing
6 2 (0.80%) Banking
6 2 (0.80%) Billing
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Automotive
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 225 (90.36%) Developer
2 185 (74.30%) PHP Developer
3 57 (22.89%) Symfony Developer
4 53 (21.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 48 (19.28%) Senior Developer
6 44 (17.67%) Senior PHP Developer
7 14 (5.62%) Full Stack Developer
7 14 (5.62%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.02%) Angular Developer
8 10 (4.02%) MySQL Developer
8 10 (4.02%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 9 (3.61%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 9 (3.61%) PHP Web Developer
10 8 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (3.21%) Software Engineer
11 6 (2.41%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (2.41%) Junior
11 6 (2.41%) Junior Developer
11 6 (2.41%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 5 (2.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (54.62%) HTML
2 130 (52.21%) CSS
3 111 (44.58%) Laravel
4 49 (19.68%) RESTful
5 48 (19.28%) jQuery
6 46 (18.47%) LAMP
7 44 (17.67%) Web Services
8 43 (17.27%) HTML5
9 40 (16.06%) AngularJS
10 36 (14.46%) CSS3
11 32 (12.85%) CodeIgniter
12 30 (12.05%) REST
13 24 (9.64%) XML
14 22 (8.84%) SOAP
15 20 (8.03%) Yii
16 17 (6.83%) Ajax
16 17 (6.83%) Sass
17 13 (5.22%) Doctrine
17 13 (5.22%) JSON
17 13 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.82%) User Experience
2 11 (4.42%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.61%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.21%) Fintech
5 6 (2.41%) W3C
6 5 (2.01%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.61%) iPad
8 3 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.20%) Blog
8 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.80%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.80%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.40%) iPhone
10 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (22.09%) Linux
2 2 (0.80%) Android
2 2 (0.80%) CentOS
2 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.40%) Unix
3 1 (0.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (43.78%) MVC
2 84 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (27.71%) OO
4 58 (23.29%) Web Development
5 56 (22.49%) TDD
6 33 (13.25%) Unit Testing
7 29 (11.65%) OO PHP
8 28 (11.24%) OOP
8 28 (11.24%) Scrum
9 27 (10.84%) E-Commerce
10 24 (9.64%) BDD
11 18 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (6.43%) Open Source
13 13 (5.22%) Front End Development
14 12 (4.82%) Software Engineering
15 11 (4.42%) DevOps
15 11 (4.42%) OOD
15 11 (4.42%) Refactoring
16 10 (4.02%) API Development
17 9 (3.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 242 (97.19%) PHP
2 145 (58.23%) JavaScript
3 29 (11.65%) Java
4 25 (10.04%) SQL
5 22 (8.84%) PHP 5
6 16 (6.43%) Python
7 13 (5.22%) Ruby
8 11 (4.42%) Apex Code
9 7 (2.81%) SOQL
9 7 (2.81%) SOSL
10 4 (1.61%) Scala
11 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.80%) AWK
12 2 (0.80%) Go
12 2 (0.80%) PHP 4
12 2 (0.80%) sed
13 1 (0.40%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.40%) Clojure
13 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.40%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 8 (3.21%) Degree
2 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.01%) Docker
2 2 (0.80%) vSphere
3 1 (0.40%) Varnish
3 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (6.02%) Puppet
2 7 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.61%) Ansible
4 2 (0.80%) Kibana
4 2 (0.80%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.80%) logstash
4 2 (0.80%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.40%) Salt
Vendors
1 81 (32.53%) Zend
2 12 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (2.41%) Oracle
4 5 (2.01%) Google
4 5 (2.01%) VMware
5 4 (1.61%) Interwoven
5 4 (1.61%) Percona
5 4 (1.61%) Siebel
6 3 (1.20%) SAP
7 2 (0.80%) ESRI
7 2 (0.80%) Facebook
7 2 (0.80%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.80%) Twitter
8 1 (0.40%) Akamai
8 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.40%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.40%) Sencha
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