Period
to 29 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 29 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
29 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 142 132
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10 -6
Contract jobs citing Symfony 8 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.11% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 0.42% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 9
Manchester median daily rate £363 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.12% +37.50% +4.35%
10th Percentile £313 £329 £225
90th Percentile £429 £431 £355
North West median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +1.54% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £18.80 -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 963 947 756
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 33.93% 25.85% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 658 499
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £256
90th Percentile £506 £513 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 5 9
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +30.43%
10th Percentile £14.75 £19.70 £10.50
90th Percentile £46.50 £43.60 £40.75
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +18.84%

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Symfony in Manchester

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symfony in Manchester

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

1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Zend
2 6 (75.00%) Laravel
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Magento
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (25.00%) Drupal
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
5 1 (12.50%) spray
5 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (12.50%) GitHub
5 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
5 1 (12.50%) Akka
5 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
5 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Docker
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)

Symfony
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (25.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Magento Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) Laravel
2 1 (12.50%) Akka
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) spray
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XHTML
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) VMware