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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symfony
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 51 45 66
Rank change year-on-year -6 +21  
Contract jobs citing Symfony 12 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.17% 1.21% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 4.17% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  
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 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 224 144 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.43% 28.97% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 114 105
Median daily rate £438 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.52% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £49.50 £11.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +350.00% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 - 3 £325 - 1
Thame - 1 £425 - 1
Symfony
South East

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 30 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (90.00%) MySQL
3 22 (73.33%) MVC
3 22 (73.33%) Laravel
4 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
5 18 (60.00%) AngularJS
6 17 (56.67%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (53.33%) Web Development
7 16 (53.33%) Release Management
8 15 (50.00%) Node.js
9 14 (46.67%) Ansible
9 14 (46.67%) LAMP
9 14 (46.67%) Zend
9 14 (46.67%) Linux
10 13 (43.33%) Apache
10 13 (43.33%) MongoDB
10 13 (43.33%) NoSQL
10 13 (43.33%) Yii
10 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
10 13 (43.33%) Redis
11 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
11 12 (40.00%) LEMP Stack
11 12 (40.00%) LAPP Stack
11 12 (40.00%) Memcached
11 12 (40.00%) nginx
11 12 (40.00%) Mercurial
11 12 (40.00%) CouchDB
11 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (40.00%) Subversion
11 12 (40.00%) OO

Symfony
Top Related 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 13 (43.33%) Apache
2 12 (40.00%) nginx
3 10 (33.33%) Drupal
4 5 (16.67%) SilverStripe
5 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (90.00%) MySQL
2 17 (56.67%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (43.33%) MongoDB
3 13 (43.33%) NoSQL
3 13 (43.33%) Redis
3 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
4 12 (40.00%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 12 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (3.33%) Advertising
1 1 (3.33%) Local Government
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (70.00%) PHP Developer
3 15 (50.00%) Symfony Developer
4 11 (36.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 9 (30.00%) PHP Zend Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (6.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Database Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (3.33%) MySQL Developer
9 1 (3.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Drupal Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) Laravel
2 18 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 15 (50.00%) Node.js
4 14 (46.67%) LAMP
5 13 (43.33%) Yii
6 12 (40.00%) LAPP Stack
6 12 (40.00%) LEMP Stack
6 12 (40.00%) Memcached
7 7 (23.33%) CSS
7 7 (23.33%) HTML
8 5 (16.67%) XML
8 5 (16.67%) XML Schema
8 5 (16.67%) XSLT
9 3 (10.00%) jQuery
9 3 (10.00%) RESTful
10 2 (6.67%) Ajax
10 2 (6.67%) CSS3
10 2 (6.67%) HTML5
10 2 (6.67%) React
11 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) MVC
2 16 (53.33%) Release Management
2 16 (53.33%) Web Development
3 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (40.00%) OO
4 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
4 11 (36.67%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (36.67%) Refactoring
4 11 (36.67%) Web Application Development
5 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 5 (16.67%) RDF
6 5 (16.67%) Secure Coding
7 4 (13.33%) TDD
8 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.33%) OO PHP
9 1 (3.33%) Scrum
9 1 (3.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) Perl
3 5 (16.67%) XPath
4 3 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) Ansible
2 11 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (36.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Zend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago