The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 25 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 61 71
Rank change year-on-year +31 +10  
Contract jobs citing Symfony 44 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.02% 0.51% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.42% 1.44% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 1 1
Median daily rate £401 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.57% +27.27%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +17.30% +4.00%  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 268 208 247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 42.74% 35.37% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 156 179
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.62% -48.80%  
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 Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symfony in Oxfordshire

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symfony in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symfony in Oxfordshire

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 14 £401 -
Thame - 4 £419 -
Symfony
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 55 (98.21%) PHP
2 42 (75.00%) MySQL
3 40 (71.43%) AngularJS
4 35 (62.50%) HTML
5 34 (60.71%) CSS
6 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
7 29 (51.79%) Laravel
8 28 (50.00%) Git (software)
9 24 (42.86%) MVC
10 21 (37.50%) jQuery
10 21 (37.50%) MongoDB
11 18 (32.14%) Subversion
12 17 (30.36%) TDD
12 17 (30.36%) Zend
13 16 (28.57%) Node.js
14 15 (26.79%) Web Development
14 15 (26.79%) OO
15 13 (23.21%) NoSQL
15 13 (23.21%) Redis
16 12 (21.43%) Yii
16 12 (21.43%) Drupal
17 11 (19.64%) BDD
17 11 (19.64%) Linux
17 11 (19.64%) LAMP
18 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (17.86%) Apache
18 10 (17.86%) Puppet
18 10 (17.86%) RESTful
18 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (17.86%) Relational Database

Symfony
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 12 (21.43%) Drupal
2 10 (17.86%) Apache
3 9 (16.07%) nginx
4 2 (3.57%) WordPress
5 1 (1.79%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (75.00%) MySQL
2 21 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 13 (23.21%) NoSQL
3 13 (23.21%) Redis
4 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
5 9 (16.07%) CouchDB
5 9 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (32.14%) Subversion
3 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.07%) Mercurial
4 8 (14.29%) PHPUnit
5 5 (8.93%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.79%) git-flow
6 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.79%) JIRA
6 1 (1.79%) Protractor
6 1 (1.79%) webpack
General
1 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 56 (100.00%) Developer
2 45 (80.36%) PHP Developer
3 31 (55.36%) Symfony Developer
4 29 (51.79%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 10 (17.86%) Drupal Developer
6 8 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
7 6 (10.71%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Angular Developer
8 5 (8.93%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 5 (8.93%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Mobile Web Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (3.57%) MongoDB Developer
11 2 (3.57%) MySQL Developer
11 2 (3.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 1 (1.79%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 35 (62.50%) HTML
3 34 (60.71%) CSS
4 29 (51.79%) Laravel
5 21 (37.50%) jQuery
6 16 (28.57%) Node.js
7 12 (21.43%) Yii
8 11 (19.64%) LAMP
9 10 (17.86%) RESTful
10 9 (16.07%) LAPP Stack
10 9 (16.07%) LEMP Stack
10 9 (16.07%) Memcached
11 8 (14.29%) Doctrine
11 8 (14.29%) HTML5
11 8 (14.29%) LESS
11 8 (14.29%) Sass
12 7 (12.50%) CSS3
13 5 (8.93%) Angular 2
14 3 (5.36%) React
14 3 (5.36%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) MVC
2 17 (30.36%) TDD
3 15 (26.79%) OO
3 15 (26.79%) Web Development
4 11 (19.64%) BDD
5 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (16.07%) Configuration Management
6 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (16.07%) Refactoring
6 9 (16.07%) Release Management
6 9 (16.07%) Web Application Development
7 6 (10.71%) OO PHP
7 6 (10.71%) Scrum
8 5 (8.93%) Front End Development
9 4 (7.14%) Mobile Development
10 3 (5.36%) SDLC
11 2 (3.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 2 (3.57%) Web Accessibility
12 1 (1.79%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 55 (98.21%) PHP
2 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.07%) PHP 5
3 9 (16.07%) PHP 7
4 5 (8.93%) TypeScript
5 3 (5.36%) SQL
6 1 (1.79%) ES6
6 1 (1.79%) Perl
6 1 (1.79%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Puppet
2 9 (16.07%) Ansible
2 9 (16.07%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Zend