Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 162 174
Rank change year-on-year +9 +12 +6
Contract jobs citing Symfony 8 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.20% 0.23% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 1.13% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 8
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.63% +6.67% -4.76%
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Symfony is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 906 887 978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.22% 20.70% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 528 624
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £275 £250
90th Percentile £539 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £19.61 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.18% -47.36% +96.05%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.25 £12.93
90th Percentile £44.88 £50.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Symfony as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 5 £325 -
Symfony
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Laravel
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (62.50%) PHPUnit
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Django
4 3 (37.50%) PHP 5
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Node.js
4 3 (37.50%) Sass
4 3 (37.50%) LESS
4 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) Express
4 3 (37.50%) Doctrine
4 3 (37.50%) PHP 7
4 3 (37.50%) MEAN Stack
5 2 (25.00%) Silex
5 2 (25.00%) Docker
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) SaaS
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Zend

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 2 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) PHPUnit
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (37.50%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 3 (37.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Symfony Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (25.00%) PHP Web Applications Developer
4 2 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Laravel
2 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Django
4 3 (37.50%) Doctrine
4 3 (37.50%) Express
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) LESS
4 3 (37.50%) MEAN Stack
4 3 (37.50%) Node.js
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) Sass
5 2 (25.00%) Silex
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) OO
1 2 (25.00%) OOD
1 2 (25.00%) OOP
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) PHP 5
2 3 (37.50%) PHP 7
3 2 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Zend