Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 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 > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 220 234
Rank change year-on-year +38 +14 -34
Contract jobs citing Symfony 19 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.33% 0.059% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 0.21% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 4
North West median daily rate £350 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +23.81% -12.50%
10th Percentile £271 £303 £233
90th Percentile £425 £348 £302
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
North West 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 North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1819 1910 2016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 31.71% 28.01% 23.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1239 1337 1259
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +11.43%
10th Percentile £299 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 26 68
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%
10th Percentile £18.53 £15.38 £16.16
90th Percentile £50.51 £44.88 £47.33
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Symfony as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Symfony in the North West

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symfony in the North West

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symfony in the North West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symfony in the North West

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Manchester +37 14 £335 +3.08% 13
Merseyside +8 4 £388 +19.23%
Cheshire - 1 £300 - 3
Symfony
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 North West region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 18 (94.74%) PHP
2 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 15 (78.95%) MySQL
4 14 (73.68%) CSS
5 13 (68.42%) Laravel
6 10 (52.63%) Zend
7 5 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (21.05%) Drupal
8 4 (21.05%) MVC
9 3 (15.79%) Magento
9 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
9 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
10 2 (10.53%) REST
10 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
10 2 (10.53%) BDD
10 2 (10.53%) RESTful
10 2 (10.53%) SaaS
10 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (10.53%) TDD
10 2 (10.53%) OO
11 1 (5.26%) XHTML
11 1 (5.26%) XML
11 1 (5.26%) Marketing
11 1 (5.26%) Web Development
11 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
11 1 (5.26%) Finance
11 1 (5.26%) jQuery
11 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter

Symfony
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (21.05%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) PHP Developer
3 11 (57.89%) Symfony Developer
4 9 (47.37%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 6 (31.58%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 3 (15.79%) PHP Zend Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Magento Developer
7 2 (10.53%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (10.53%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (10.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) CSS
3 13 (68.42%) Laravel
4 2 (10.53%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) RESTful
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
5 1 (5.26%) Behat
5 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (5.26%) Gearman
5 1 (5.26%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) phpspec
5 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.26%) React
5 1 (5.26%) XHTML
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) MVC
2 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) BDD
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) PHP
2 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Zend