Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 93 97
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4 -9
Contract jobs citing Symfony 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.32% 0.52% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 1.87% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Bristol median daily rate £325 £356 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.77% +25.00% -28.75%
10th Percentile £313 £283 £204
90th Percentile £338 £475 £401
South West median daily rate £325 £356 £265
% change year-on-year -8.77% +34.43% -29.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Bristol with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 540 428 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 28.86% 27.74% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 301 346
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.74% -4.89%
10th Percentile £275 £270 £263
90th Percentile £525 £563 £524
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 14
Bristol median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +7.14% -26.32%
10th Percentile £22.90 £33.63 £26.63
90th Percentile £56.13 £41.90 £40.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +3.70%

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Drupal
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful

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 6 (100.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript