The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Symfony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Symfony
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 119 -
Rank change year-on-year +35 -  
Contract jobs citing Symfony 14 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.76% 0.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.62% 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
Median daily rate £409 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.80% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £309
% change year-on-year +15.38% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.80 -

Symfony is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 387 504 467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 21.06% 21.18% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 305 295
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £300 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -58.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.70 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.00 £33.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Symfony as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Symfony in Berkshire

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Symfony in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Symfony in Berkshire

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symfony in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symfony in Berkshire

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Reading +21 2 £350 -
Ascot - 1 £310 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £325 -
Symfony
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
1 13 (92.86%) PHP
1 13 (92.86%) MySQL
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) Laravel
2 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 9 (64.29%) CSS
4 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 7 (50.00%) Sass
5 7 (50.00%) LESS
6 6 (42.86%) Doctrine
6 6 (42.86%) PHP 7
6 6 (42.86%) RESTful
6 6 (42.86%) Subversion
6 6 (42.86%) PHP 5
6 6 (42.86%) PHPUnit
6 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
7 4 (28.57%) Web Development
8 3 (21.43%) Zend
8 3 (21.43%) TDD
8 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
9 2 (14.29%) Node.js
9 2 (14.29%) OO
10 1 (7.14%) OOD
10 1 (7.14%) MVC
10 1 (7.14%) Finance
10 1 (7.14%) CakePHP
10 1 (7.14%) Drupal
10 1 (7.14%) GitHub

Symfony
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (7.14%) Drupal
1 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (42.86%) PHPUnit
2 6 (42.86%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (92.86%) PHP Developer
3 9 (64.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 9 (64.29%) Symfony Developer
4 5 (35.71%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Angular Developer
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (14.29%) MongoDB Developer
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Web Developer
7 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (7.14%) PHP WordPress Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 1 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) Laravel
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) jQuery
3 7 (50.00%) LESS
3 7 (50.00%) Sass
4 6 (42.86%) Doctrine
4 6 (42.86%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) Node.js
6 1 (7.14%) CakePHP
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) API Development
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
4 1 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
1 13 (92.86%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) PHP 5
2 6 (42.86%) PHP 7
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Zend