The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 26 June 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Symfony 15 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.59% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.07% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £309
% change year-on-year +15.38% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 Oxford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 149 126 128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 45.57% 42.71% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 94 105
Median daily rate £425 £450 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +11.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £328 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symfony in Oxford

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symfony in Oxford over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symfony in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 18 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) AngularJS
3 10 (55.56%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) MySQL
5 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) Laravel
6 7 (38.89%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) Drupal
7 6 (33.33%) Node.js
8 5 (27.78%) Scrum
8 5 (27.78%) Zend
9 4 (22.22%) MVC
10 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 3 (16.67%) Web Development
10 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
10 3 (16.67%) HTML5
10 3 (16.67%) React
10 3 (16.67%) Yii
11 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
11 2 (11.11%) SDLC
11 2 (11.11%) BDD
11 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (11.11%) CSS3
11 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
11 2 (11.11%) Ruby
11 2 (11.11%) Subversion
11 2 (11.11%) jQuery
11 2 (11.11%) WordPress

Symfony
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (38.89%) Drupal
2 2 (11.11%) WordPress
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Redis
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.56%) git-flow
3 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Protractor
3 1 (5.56%) webpack
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (88.89%) PHP Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Symfony Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Drupal Developer
4 5 (27.78%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 5 (27.78%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 3 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) AngularJS
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 8 (44.44%) Laravel
4 6 (33.33%) Node.js
5 3 (16.67%) HTML5
5 3 (16.67%) React
5 3 (16.67%) Yii
6 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
6 2 (11.11%) CSS3
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) LAMP
7 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) ES6
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Zend