The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 30 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.

Symfony
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 251 249
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2  
Contract jobs citing Symfony 15 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 0.71% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 11
Median daily rate £375 £350 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £293 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £413 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +17.69% +8.33%  
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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2110 2252 2324
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 26.64% 23.95% 23.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1512 1361
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 50
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £60.62 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symfony in the South East

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symfony in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symfony in the South East

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Oxfordshire -1 12 £375 +7.14% 2
Surrey +4 2 £375 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £438 - 4
Symfony
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 38 (100.00%) PHP
2 33 (86.84%) MySQL
3 26 (68.42%) MVC
4 24 (63.16%) Laravel
5 23 (60.53%) Git (software)
6 22 (57.89%) AngularJS
7 16 (42.11%) Node.js
7 16 (42.11%) LAMP
7 16 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (42.11%) Linux
7 16 (42.11%) Web Development
7 16 (42.11%) Release Management
8 15 (39.47%) Zend
9 14 (36.84%) Ansible
9 14 (36.84%) OO
10 13 (34.21%) Apache
10 13 (34.21%) HTML
10 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
10 13 (34.21%) MongoDB
10 13 (34.21%) NoSQL
10 13 (34.21%) Yii
11 12 (31.58%) Redis
11 12 (31.58%) Relational Database
11 12 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (28.95%) Subversion
12 11 (28.95%) Drupal
12 11 (28.95%) Refactoring
12 11 (28.95%) Configuration Management
12 11 (28.95%) Performance Tuning

Symfony
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (34.21%) Apache
2 11 (28.95%) Drupal
2 11 (28.95%) nginx
3 5 (13.16%) SilverStripe
4 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (86.84%) MySQL
2 16 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (34.21%) MongoDB
3 13 (34.21%) NoSQL
4 12 (31.58%) Redis
4 12 (31.58%) Relational Database
5 11 (28.95%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
2 11 (28.95%) Mercurial
2 11 (28.95%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.63%) GoCD
4 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.63%) Mockito
General
1 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (71.05%) PHP Developer
3 19 (50.00%) Symfony Developer
4 15 (39.47%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 11 (28.95%) PHP Zend Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (7.89%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (5.26%) MySQL Developer
9 2 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Linux Developer
10 1 (2.63%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior MySQL Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (2.63%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) Laravel
2 22 (57.89%) AngularJS
3 16 (42.11%) LAMP
3 16 (42.11%) Node.js
4 13 (34.21%) HTML
4 13 (34.21%) Yii
5 11 (28.95%) LAPP Stack
5 11 (28.95%) LEMP Stack
5 11 (28.95%) Memcached
6 9 (23.68%) CSS
7 5 (13.16%) RESTful
7 5 (13.16%) XML
7 5 (13.16%) XML Schema
7 5 (13.16%) XSLT
8 4 (10.53%) jQuery
9 2 (5.26%) Ajax
9 2 (5.26%) CSS3
9 2 (5.26%) HTML5
9 2 (5.26%) React
9 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Fintech
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) MVC
2 16 (42.11%) Release Management
2 16 (42.11%) Web Development
3 14 (36.84%) OO
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (28.95%) Configuration Management
5 11 (28.95%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (28.95%) Refactoring
5 11 (28.95%) Web Application Development
6 5 (13.16%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 5 (13.16%) RDF
6 5 (13.16%) Secure Coding
6 5 (13.16%) TDD
7 3 (7.89%) BDD
7 3 (7.89%) OOP
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) Microservices
8 2 (5.26%) OO PHP
8 2 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) Perl
3 5 (13.16%) XPath
4 4 (10.53%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) F#
5 1 (2.63%) Go
5 1 (2.63%) Groovy
5 1 (2.63%) Haskell
5 1 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) ML
5 1 (2.63%) OCaml
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) Rust
5 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) Ansible
2 11 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (28.95%) Puppet
3 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Zend
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