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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symfony
Rank 147 108 119
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +11
Contract jobs citing Symfony 1 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.030% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 1.26% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
Median daily rate £350 £200 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -46.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £305 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -15.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Symfony
England

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
838 557 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.39% 22.70% 24.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 331 341
Median daily rate £375 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 17
Median hourly rate £24.00 £28.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £39.55 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP 5
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) NHS
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Automotive
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) LAMP
4 1 (25.00%) PHP 7
4 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
4 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (25.00%) Drupal
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) WordPress
4 1 (25.00%) Plesk
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Laravel

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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (50.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Symfony Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP 5
3 1 (25.00%) PHP 7
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Plesk
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Digital Skills
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday