The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Symfony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 92 77
Rank change year-on-year +43 -15  
Contract jobs citing Symfony 41 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.04% 0.35% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.56% 0.95% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 5 4
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +17.69% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 429 525 452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 42.22% 36.69% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 394 288
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -66.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Symfony as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Symfony in Leeds

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symfony in Leeds

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symfony in Leeds over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symfony in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (67.27%) Python
3 34 (61.82%) MVC
4 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 27 (49.09%) Java
6 25 (45.45%) Zend
7 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (36.36%) RESTful
8 20 (36.36%) Laravel
9 18 (32.73%) Software Engineering
10 17 (30.91%) MongoDB
10 17 (30.91%) NoSQL
11 14 (25.45%) Redis
12 13 (23.64%) Django
12 13 (23.64%) SQL
13 12 (21.82%) Regression Testing
13 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
13 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (21.82%) PHPUnit
14 11 (20.00%) Flask
15 10 (18.18%) EclipseLink
15 10 (18.18%) SOLID
15 10 (18.18%) JPA
15 10 (18.18%) HTTP
15 10 (18.18%) MySQL
16 9 (16.36%) HTML
16 9 (16.36%) CSS
16 9 (16.36%) Linux
17 8 (14.55%) Node.js
18 7 (12.73%) Relational Database

Symfony
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (12.73%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) CMS
2 2 (3.64%) Drupal
2 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.64%) WordPress
3 1 (1.82%) Tornado
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) LDAP
2 2 (3.64%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) MongoDB
1 17 (30.91%) NoSQL
2 14 (25.45%) Redis
3 10 (18.18%) MySQL
4 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) PHPUnit
2 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.45%) Selenium
4 2 (3.64%) JMeter
4 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.64%) Mockito
4 2 (3.64%) Subversion
4 2 (3.64%) TestNG
5 1 (1.82%) Hudson
5 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) JIRA
5 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.45%) Games
1 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (80.00%) Developer
2 40 (72.73%) PHP Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Software Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) PHP Software Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Development Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Software Development Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Symfony Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Java Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) MySQL Developer
7 4 (7.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Python Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) UI Developer
8 3 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.64%) JavaScript Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Performance Tester
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Tester
9 2 (3.64%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) Laravel
1 20 (36.36%) RESTful
2 13 (23.64%) Django
3 11 (20.00%) Flask
4 10 (18.18%) EclipseLink
4 10 (18.18%) JPA
5 9 (16.36%) CSS
5 9 (16.36%) HTML
6 8 (14.55%) Node.js
7 7 (12.73%) jQuery
8 6 (10.91%) AngularJS
8 6 (10.91%) LAMP
9 5 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
9 5 (9.09%) CSS3
9 5 (9.09%) HTML5
10 3 (5.45%) Angular 2
10 3 (5.45%) Express
10 3 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (5.45%) React
10 3 (5.45%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
1 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) MVC
2 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (32.73%) Software Engineering
4 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (21.82%) Regression Testing
4 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
5 10 (18.18%) SOLID
6 5 (9.09%) SDLC
6 5 (9.09%) TDD
7 4 (7.27%) OO
7 4 (7.27%) OO PHP
8 3 (5.45%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.45%) Front End Development
8 3 (5.45%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (3.64%) Automation Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Database Optimisation
9 2 (3.64%) OOP
9 2 (3.64%) Performance Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.64%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (67.27%) Python
3 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 27 (49.09%) Java
5 13 (23.64%) SQL
6 3 (5.45%) C#
7 2 (3.64%) ECMAScript
7 2 (3.64%) Groovy
7 2 (3.64%) Ruby
7 2 (3.64%) Scala
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Zend
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
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