Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 179 181
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 +27
Contract jobs citing Symfony 14 10 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.27% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.93% 0.77% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 16
East of England median daily rate £450 £370 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.62% +12.98% +2.75%
England median daily rate £363 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -6.45% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England 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 of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1508 1302 1644
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.49% 26.72% 27.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 767 1031
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +4.58% +2.00%
10th Percentile £295 £257 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 43 69
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%
10th Percentile £25.75 £18.15 £11.25
90th Percentile £70.63 £45.55 £49.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Symfony in the East of England

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symfony in the East of England

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symfony in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symfony in the East of England

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England 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
Hertfordshire -4 8 £450 +21.62% 2
Suffolk +11 2 £334 -16.50%
Norfolk - 2 £325 -
Cambridgeshire -12 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £288 -
Symfony
England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (85.71%) Laravel
3 11 (78.57%) MySQL
3 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) LAMP
5 7 (50.00%) Sass
5 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (42.86%) jQuery
6 6 (42.86%) MVC
7 5 (35.71%) Subversion
7 5 (35.71%) Web Development
7 5 (35.71%) Apache
7 5 (35.71%) PHPUnit
7 5 (35.71%) LESS
7 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
7 5 (35.71%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (28.57%) CSS3
8 4 (28.57%) HTML5
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (28.57%) PHP 5
9 3 (21.43%) WordPress
9 3 (21.43%) nginx
9 3 (21.43%) RESTful
9 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
9 3 (21.43%) Puppet
9 3 (21.43%) MongoDB

Symfony
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 4 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (21.43%) nginx
3 3 (21.43%) WordPress
4 2 (14.29%) Drupal
5 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Fireworks
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) PHPUnit
2 5 (35.71%) Subversion
3 3 (21.43%) Mercurial
4 2 (14.29%) Babel
4 2 (14.29%) Codeception
4 2 (14.29%) Grunt
4 2 (14.29%) gulp
4 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (14.29%) QUnit
4 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (14.29%) webpack
General
1 3 (21.43%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 3 (21.43%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Symfony Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Laravel
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) LAMP
3 7 (50.00%) Sass
4 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 5 (35.71%) LEMP Stack
5 5 (35.71%) LESS
6 4 (28.57%) CSS3
6 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (21.43%) Doctrine
7 3 (21.43%) RESTful
7 3 (21.43%) Yii
8 2 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (14.29%) Node.js
8 2 (14.29%) Redux
8 2 (14.29%) REST
8 2 (14.29%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) DNA
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) OOP
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Refactoring
3 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
4 2 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) PHP 5
4 3 (21.43%) PHP 7
5 2 (14.29%) ES6
5 2 (14.29%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) WAI
1 2 (14.29%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Ansible
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Zend