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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symfony
Rank 457 509 475
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -34
Contract jobs citing Symfony 165 136 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 0.86% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 106 139
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £273 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £306 £330
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -7.19%
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
15273 15835 15252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.81% 28.73% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10539 11026 10410
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 255 172
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £17.43 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 9 December 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 9 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 +37 159 £400 +14.28% 106
London +7 79 £400 +6.66% 41
South East +38 28 £358 +16.73% 11
Yorkshire +36 19 £375 +50.00% 20
Oxfordshire +10 19 £369 +22.91%
East Midlands +11 18 £458 +27.97% 12
Nottingham - 17 £465 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 17 £465 - 3
City of London 0 16 £425 +13.33% 2
West Yorkshire - 15 £360 - 9
Leeds - 14 £370 - 8
Oxford +5 11 £338 -3.57%
South West +8 7 £341 +28.77% 4
Westminster - 5 £425 -
Surrey +24 4 £375 +20.00% 1
Edinburgh +19 4 £375 +7.14% 1
Scotland +9 4 £375 +7.14% 2
Bristol +3 4 £341 +33.82% 2
Berkshire -1 4 £308 -7.16% 2
West Midlands -12 4 £463 +25.42% 3
South Yorkshire - 4 £400 - 4
Reading +5 3 £340 +11.02% 1
Birmingham -6 3 £463 +12.12% 1
Gloucestershire - 3 - - 1
Sheffield - 3 £400 - 3
Cardiff +15 2 - - 1
North West +5 2 £325 +18.18% 11
South Wales +4 2 - - 2
Manchester -2 2 £325 +18.18% 7
East of England -6 2 - - 2

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 343 (98.85%) PHP
2 160 (46.11%) JavaScript
2 160 (46.11%) MySQL
3 135 (38.90%) HTML
4 134 (38.62%) MVC
5 133 (38.33%) CSS
5 133 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
6 130 (37.46%) Git (software)
7 111 (31.99%) Laravel
8 98 (28.24%) OO
9 97 (27.95%) Web Development
10 80 (23.05%) Zend
11 76 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
11 76 (21.90%) Linux
12 68 (19.60%) LAMP
13 65 (18.73%) Jenkins
14 64 (18.44%) AngularJS
15 63 (18.16%) TDD
16 61 (17.58%) Drupal
17 60 (17.29%) Relational Database
17 60 (17.29%) Configuration Management
17 60 (17.29%) E-Commerce
18 59 (17.00%) PostgreSQL
19 57 (16.43%) Docker
20 54 (15.56%) Node.js
20 54 (15.56%) BDD
21 49 (14.12%) OO PHP
22 47 (13.54%) HTML5
22 47 (13.54%) jQuery
23 46 (13.26%) 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 61 (17.58%) Drupal
2 46 (13.26%) Apache
3 33 (9.51%) nginx
4 24 (6.92%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (4.61%) CMS
6 11 (3.17%) WordPress
7 10 (2.88%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.44%) SilverStripe
9 4 (1.15%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.29%) concrete5
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 7 (2.02%) Magento
2 2 (0.58%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.61%) GitHub
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.09%) HTTP
2 2 (0.58%) AMQP
2 2 (0.58%) LDAP
2 2 (0.58%) Network Security
2 2 (0.58%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (46.11%) MySQL
2 60 (17.29%) Relational Database
3 59 (17.00%) PostgreSQL
4 43 (12.39%) MongoDB
5 40 (11.53%) NoSQL
6 34 (9.80%) Redis
7 24 (6.92%) CouchDB
8 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 130 (37.46%) Git (software)
2 65 (18.73%) Jenkins
3 42 (12.10%) Subversion
4 39 (11.24%) PHPUnit
5 31 (8.93%) Mercurial
6 20 (5.76%) Vagrant
7 4 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.15%) Grunt
7 4 (1.15%) gulp
7 4 (1.15%) JIRA
8 3 (0.86%) git-flow
8 3 (0.86%) GoCD
8 3 (0.86%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.86%) Selenium
8 3 (0.86%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.58%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.58%) Mocha
9 2 (0.58%) Mockito
9 2 (0.58%) TestNG
9 2 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (4.03%) Finance
2 8 (2.31%) Marketing
3 6 (1.73%) Retail
4 4 (1.15%) Publishing
4 4 (1.15%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.86%) Games
5 3 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.29%) Advertising
6 1 (0.29%) French Language
6 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 322 (92.80%) Developer
2 227 (65.42%) PHP Developer
3 82 (23.63%) Symfony Developer
4 76 (21.90%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 68 (19.60%) Senior Developer
6 40 (11.53%) Drupal Developer
7 31 (8.93%) Senior PHP Developer
8 21 (6.05%) MySQL Developer
8 21 (6.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 18 (5.19%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 17 (4.90%) E-Commerce Developer
10 17 (4.90%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (4.61%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
11 16 (4.61%) Node.js Developer
12 15 (4.32%) PHP Zend Developer
12 15 (4.32%) Software Developer
12 15 (4.32%) Web Developer
13 14 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
14 10 (2.88%) Senior Software Developer
15 9 (2.59%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (38.90%) HTML
2 133 (38.33%) CSS
3 111 (31.99%) Laravel
4 68 (19.60%) LAMP
5 64 (18.44%) AngularJS
6 54 (15.56%) Node.js
7 47 (13.54%) HTML5
7 47 (13.54%) jQuery
8 41 (11.82%) RESTful
9 40 (11.53%) Web Services
10 29 (8.36%) CodeIgniter
10 29 (8.36%) REST
11 27 (7.78%) Doctrine
11 27 (7.78%) XML
12 26 (7.49%) Yii
13 25 (7.20%) LEMP Stack
14 24 (6.92%) Behat
14 24 (6.92%) CSS3
14 24 (6.92%) LAPP Stack
15 22 (6.34%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.90%) Computer Science
2 10 (2.88%) Visualisation
3 8 (2.31%) e-Learning
3 8 (2.31%) Fintech
4 5 (1.44%) Digital Media
4 5 (1.44%) User Experience
5 4 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.86%) Video on Demand
6 3 (0.86%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.58%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.58%) Life Science
7 2 (0.58%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.29%) iPad
8 1 (0.29%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.29%) NHS
8 1 (0.29%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.29%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 76 (21.90%) Linux
2 16 (4.61%) Unix
3 12 (3.46%) Mac OS X
4 3 (0.86%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.58%) Android
5 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (38.62%) MVC
2 133 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (28.24%) OO
4 97 (27.95%) Web Development
5 76 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
6 63 (18.16%) TDD
7 60 (17.29%) Configuration Management
7 60 (17.29%) E-Commerce
8 54 (15.56%) BDD
9 49 (14.12%) OO PHP
10 31 (8.93%) Mentoring
11 26 (7.49%) OOP
12 25 (7.20%) Refactoring
13 24 (6.92%) Front End Development
13 24 (6.92%) Release Management
14 22 (6.34%) Unit Testing
15 21 (6.05%) Microservices
15 21 (6.05%) Scrum
15 21 (6.05%) Web Application Development
16 19 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 343 (98.85%) PHP
2 160 (46.11%) JavaScript
3 31 (8.93%) Java
4 23 (6.63%) PHP 5
4 23 (6.63%) SQL
5 18 (5.19%) Scala
6 16 (4.61%) Python
7 7 (2.02%) PHP 7
8 6 (1.73%) C#
8 6 (1.73%) Ruby
9 5 (1.44%) Perl
9 5 (1.44%) XPath
10 4 (1.15%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.15%) C
10 4 (1.15%) Go
11 3 (0.86%) F#
11 3 (0.86%) Haskell
11 3 (0.86%) OCaml
11 3 (0.86%) Rust
12 1 (0.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 38 (10.95%) Security Cleared
2 23 (6.63%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.19%) Degree
4 14 (4.03%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 57 (16.43%) Docker
2 4 (1.15%) Varnish
3 2 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (11.24%) Puppet
2 24 (6.92%) Ansible
3 22 (6.34%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (5.19%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.58%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.29%) Plesk
6 1 (0.29%) Rancher
Vendors
1 80 (23.05%) Zend
2 15 (4.32%) VMware
3 5 (1.44%) Google
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle
4 3 (0.86%) Samsung
5 2 (0.58%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe
6 1 (0.29%) Facebook
6 1 (0.29%) hybris
6 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
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