Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 23 July 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 98 97
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 -39
Contract jobs citing Symfony 7 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.41% 0.38% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 1.57% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 9
Bristol median daily rate £255 £285 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% -24.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £188 £194 £348
90th Percentile £350 £410 £458
South West median daily rate £306 £333 £375
% change year-on-year -7.89% -11.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 477 447 485
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 27.86% 24.41% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 336 385
Bristol median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £293 £263 £275
90th Percentile £514 £488 £488
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Bristol median hourly rate £41.00 £31.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.26% -22.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28.45 £20.39 £14.70
90th Percentile £64.00 £59.75 £92.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £41.44 £39.63
% change year-on-year +8.60% +4.57% +10.07%

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Symfony in Bristol

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symfony in Bristol

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symfony in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symfony in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Drupal
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Laravel
4 3 (42.86%) Sass
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) LAMP
5 2 (28.57%) Zend
5 2 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
6 1 (14.29%) Grunt
6 1 (14.29%) Android Development
6 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
6 1 (14.29%) Ansible
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) User Experience
6 1 (14.29%) Doctrine

Symfony
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (57.14%) Drupal
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
2 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) git-flow
2 1 (14.29%) Grunt
2 1 (14.29%) gulp
2 1 (14.29%) Redmine
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Sencha Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) Laravel
2 3 (42.86%) Sass
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) CakePHP
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Doctrine
4 1 (14.29%) Ext JS
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) LESS
4 1 (14.29%) SAML
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Struts
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile First
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) PHP 7
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Panasonic
2 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
2 1 (14.29%) Sencha