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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symfony
Rank 458 543 402
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -141
Contract jobs citing Symfony 198 130 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 0.79% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 105 202
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £422 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
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
16442 16367 15767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.85% 28.28% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11381 11296 10285
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 296 173
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £17.17 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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 30 September 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 30 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 +61 191 £400 +14.28% 118
London +38 91 £400 +11.88% 33
East Midlands +17 34 £450 +27.65% 8
South East +30 30 £375 +25.00% 34
Nottingham - 29 £450 - 3
Nottinghamshire - 29 £450 - 4
City of London +24 20 £400 +8.10% 7
Oxfordshire -3 17 £400 +53.84% 7
Yorkshire +12 13 £395 +12.85% 13
Westminster - 12 £413 - 1
South Yorkshire +6 10 £400 +14.28%
Sheffield +3 10 £400 +3.22%
East of England +4 8 £370 +48.00% 5
West Midlands -27 7 £406 +32.65% 6
Berkshire +8 6 £350 +7.69% 10
Hertfordshire +6 6 £370 -
South West +17 5 £400 +50.94% 6
Bristol -2 5 £400 +28.00% 1
Reading +18 4 £400 +23.07% 6
Birmingham -9 4 £463 +12.12% 2
Oxford -12 4 £338 +28.57% 3
Hampshire +14 3 £288 -4.16% 10
Surrey +13 3 £375 +66.66% 3
Leeds +5 3 £288 -18.72% 8
West Yorkshire +2 3 £288 -18.72% 10
South Wales +19 2 - - 1
Wales +19 2 - - 1
North West +13 2 £313 +25.00% 11
Warwickshire -3 2 £350 +75.00%
Croydon -12 2 £400 -5.88%

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 339 (97.98%) PHP
2 180 (52.02%) JavaScript
2 180 (52.02%) MySQL
3 160 (46.24%) HTML
4 156 (45.09%) CSS
5 137 (39.60%) Agile Software Development
6 136 (39.31%) MVC
6 136 (39.31%) Git (software)
7 118 (34.10%) Laravel
8 109 (31.50%) OO
9 98 (28.32%) Web Development
10 88 (25.43%) Linux
11 80 (23.12%) TDD
12 75 (21.68%) LAMP
13 73 (21.10%) Zend
14 71 (20.52%) AngularJS
15 69 (19.94%) Continuous Integration
16 57 (16.47%) jQuery
16 57 (16.47%) BDD
17 55 (15.90%) Jenkins
18 52 (15.03%) E-Commerce
19 51 (14.74%) HTML5
20 50 (14.45%) Subversion
21 49 (14.16%) RESTful
22 48 (13.87%) Web Services
23 47 (13.58%) PostgreSQL
23 47 (13.58%) Node.js
23 47 (13.58%) OO PHP
24 46 (13.29%) Apache
25 45 (13.01%) Relational Database

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 46 (13.29%) Apache
2 43 (12.43%) Drupal
3 28 (8.09%) nginx
4 21 (6.07%) WordPress
5 12 (3.47%) CMS
6 11 (3.18%) Apache Solr
7 10 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.45%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.58%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.29%) concrete5
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.29%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.29%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Magento
2 2 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.05%) GitHub
3 3 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.29%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.29%) Force.com
5 1 (0.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.94%) HTTP
2 5 (1.45%) Network Security
3 2 (0.58%) AMQP
4 1 (0.29%) Extranet
4 1 (0.29%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (52.02%) MySQL
2 47 (13.58%) PostgreSQL
3 45 (13.01%) Relational Database
4 32 (9.25%) MongoDB
5 29 (8.38%) NoSQL
6 25 (7.23%) Redis
7 18 (5.20%) CouchDB
8 3 (0.87%) SQL Server
9 2 (0.58%) GIS
10 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 136 (39.31%) Git (software)
2 55 (15.90%) Jenkins
3 50 (14.45%) Subversion
4 40 (11.56%) PHPUnit
5 30 (8.67%) Mercurial
6 20 (5.78%) Vagrant
7 7 (2.02%) Grunt
8 6 (1.73%) gulp
9 5 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.16%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.16%) JIRA
11 3 (0.87%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.87%) git-flow
11 3 (0.87%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.58%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.58%) Capybara
12 2 (0.58%) GoCD
12 2 (0.58%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.58%) Mocha
12 2 (0.58%) Xdebug
General
1 11 (3.18%) Finance
2 8 (2.31%) Marketing
3 7 (2.02%) Retail
4 5 (1.45%) Publishing
5 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.29%) Automotive
7 1 (0.29%) Games
7 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 321 (92.77%) Developer
2 238 (68.79%) PHP Developer
3 77 (22.25%) Symfony Developer
4 73 (21.10%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 65 (18.79%) Senior Developer
6 35 (10.12%) Senior PHP Developer
7 30 (8.67%) Drupal Developer
8 22 (6.36%) MySQL Developer
8 22 (6.36%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 19 (5.49%) Node.js Developer
10 16 (4.62%) E-Commerce Developer
10 16 (4.62%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 16 (4.62%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 16 (4.62%) Web Developer
11 14 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
12 12 (3.47%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (3.47%) LAMP Developer
12 12 (3.47%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 9 (2.60%) Java Developer
13 9 (2.60%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (46.24%) HTML
2 156 (45.09%) CSS
3 118 (34.10%) Laravel
4 75 (21.68%) LAMP
5 71 (20.52%) AngularJS
6 57 (16.47%) jQuery
7 51 (14.74%) HTML5
8 49 (14.16%) RESTful
9 48 (13.87%) Web Services
10 47 (13.58%) Node.js
11 36 (10.40%) CodeIgniter
11 36 (10.40%) REST
12 31 (8.96%) XML
13 28 (8.09%) CSS3
14 27 (7.80%) Doctrine
15 25 (7.23%) Behat
15 25 (7.23%) Yii
16 20 (5.78%) LEMP Stack
16 20 (5.78%) SOAP
17 19 (5.49%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.62%) Computer Science
2 11 (3.18%) User Experience
3 8 (2.31%) e-Learning
3 8 (2.31%) Fintech
4 7 (2.02%) Digital Media
4 7 (2.02%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.02%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.16%) Blog
6 3 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.87%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.58%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.58%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.29%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.29%) iPhone
8 1 (0.29%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.29%) NHS
8 1 (0.29%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 88 (25.43%) Linux
2 13 (3.76%) Unix
3 9 (2.60%) Mac OS X
4 3 (0.87%) Android
5 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (39.60%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (39.31%) MVC
3 109 (31.50%) OO
4 98 (28.32%) Web Development
5 80 (23.12%) TDD
6 69 (19.94%) Continuous Integration
7 57 (16.47%) BDD
8 52 (15.03%) E-Commerce
9 47 (13.58%) OO PHP
10 44 (12.72%) Configuration Management
11 37 (10.69%) OOP
11 37 (10.69%) Unit Testing
12 30 (8.67%) Scrum
13 27 (7.80%) Mentoring
14 24 (6.94%) Open Source
15 22 (6.36%) Front End Development
15 22 (6.36%) Refactoring
16 17 (4.91%) Pair Programming
17 16 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
18 15 (4.34%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 339 (97.98%) PHP
2 180 (52.02%) JavaScript
3 35 (10.12%) SQL
4 31 (8.96%) Java
5 24 (6.94%) PHP 5
6 17 (4.91%) Scala
7 9 (2.60%) Python
8 7 (2.02%) Ruby
9 5 (1.45%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.45%) Go
10 4 (1.16%) Apex Code
10 4 (1.16%) C#
10 4 (1.16%) SOQL
10 4 (1.16%) SOSL
11 3 (0.87%) C
11 3 (0.87%) PHP 7
12 2 (0.58%) AWK
12 2 (0.58%) Clojure
12 2 (0.58%) Rust
12 2 (0.58%) sed
Qualifications
1 31 (8.96%) Security Cleared
2 19 (5.49%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.20%) Degree
4 11 (3.18%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (12.43%) Docker
2 6 (1.73%) Varnish
3 3 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (9.83%) Puppet
2 17 (4.91%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (4.34%) Ansible
4 14 (4.05%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.58%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.58%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.29%) Plesk
6 1 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 73 (21.10%) Zend
2 15 (4.34%) VMware
3 5 (1.45%) Google
4 4 (1.16%) Percona
4 4 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.58%) ESRI
5 2 (0.58%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.58%) Samsung
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe
6 1 (0.29%) Akamai
6 1 (0.29%) Facebook
6 1 (0.29%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.29%) Optimizely
6 1 (0.29%) SAP
6 1 (0.29%) Sencha
6 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.29%) Twitter
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