The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symfony
England / West Midlands
Rank 118 123 113
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Symfony 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.077% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £407 £325 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.30% +36.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
640 649 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.59% 25.06% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 403 317
Median daily rate £390 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £14.00 £22.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Symfony
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symfony across the West Midlands region.

Symfony Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 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
Birmingham -1 2 £440 - 3
Staffordshire - 1 £375 -
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) Web Development
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (33.33%) Laravel
5 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) Line Management
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 3 (33.33%) Zend
5 3 (33.33%) Web Design
6 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) Release Management
6 2 (22.22%) Drupal

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Drupal
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) CouchDB
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Symfony Developer
4 3 (33.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (33.33%) Laravel
3 2 (22.22%) Yii
4 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (11.11%) React
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Line Management
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP 5
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Zend
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