Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 107 133
Rank change year-on-year -32 +26 +6
Contract jobs citing Symfony 14 42 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.44% 1.27% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 4.57% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 8
East Midlands median daily rate £320 £450 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.89% +28.11% +27.73%
10th Percentile £290 £338 £319
90th Percentile £360 £488 £386
England median daily rate £363 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -6.45% +10.71% -3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 915 919 797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.44% 27.85% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 549 507
East Midlands median daily rate £389 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £500 £487
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21.78 £13.25 £13.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.25 £49.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Symfony as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Symfony in the East Midlands

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symfony in the East Midlands

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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
Lincolnshire - 5 £313 -
Nottinghamshire -31 4 £320 -28.89% 2
Leicestershire - 3 £326 -
Symfony
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
3 11 (78.57%) MySQL
4 10 (71.43%) HTML
5 9 (64.29%) LAMP
6 8 (57.14%) Apache
6 8 (57.14%) Linux
7 7 (50.00%) Zend
7 7 (50.00%) jQuery
7 7 (50.00%) RESTful
8 6 (42.86%) SOAP
8 6 (42.86%) Web Services
8 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
9 5 (35.71%) Ajax
10 4 (28.57%) SSL
10 4 (28.57%) HTML5
10 4 (28.57%) CSS3
10 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (28.57%) API Development
10 4 (28.57%) PHP 5
11 3 (21.43%) Laravel
11 3 (21.43%) Finance
11 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
12 2 (14.29%) Drupal
12 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (14.29%) MVC
12 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
12 2 (14.29%) User Experience
13 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
13 1 (7.14%) AngularJS

Symfony
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 8 (57.14%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) LAMP Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Symfony Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (14.29%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) LAMP
4 7 (50.00%) jQuery
4 7 (50.00%) RESTful
5 6 (42.86%) SOAP
5 6 (42.86%) Web Services
6 5 (35.71%) Ajax
7 4 (28.57%) CSS3
7 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (21.43%) Laravel
9 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) API Development
2 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Zend