Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 325 331 367
Rank change year-on-year +6 +36 -44
Contract jobs citing Symfony 52 51 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 1.14% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 29 28
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £263 £273 £213
90th Percentile £450 £425 £379
England median daily rate £363 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -6.45% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4637 4492 5156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.52% 26.77% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2865 2733 3330
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.13% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 128 117
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +18.11%
10th Percentile £14.78 £12.25 £14.90
90th Percentile £50.08 £53.40 £51.35
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Symfony as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 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
Thames Valley -9 35 £425 +6.25% 8
Oxfordshire +2 27 £425 +6.25% 3
East Sussex +11 12 £275 -31.25% 4
Berkshire +7 8 £450 +40.63% 3
Buckinghamshire - 6 £450 - 2
Kent -13 2 £300 -8.40%
Surrey -21 2 £425 +13.33% 3
Hampshire +4 1 £363 +20.83% 5
Symfony
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 49 (94.23%) PHP
2 37 (71.15%) MySQL
3 31 (59.62%) Laravel
4 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
5 25 (48.08%) CSS
6 23 (44.23%) HTML
7 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (38.46%) AngularJS
8 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
9 17 (32.69%) jQuery
10 13 (25.00%) MongoDB
10 13 (25.00%) LAMP
11 12 (23.08%) TDD
12 11 (21.15%) MVC
12 11 (21.15%) BDD
12 11 (21.15%) MariaDB
13 10 (19.23%) JIRA
14 9 (17.31%) Zend
15 8 (15.38%) Node.js
15 8 (15.38%) RESTful
16 7 (13.46%) Drupal
16 7 (13.46%) Web Development
16 7 (13.46%) OO
16 7 (13.46%) PHPUnit
16 7 (13.46%) Bitbucket
17 6 (11.54%) New Relic
17 6 (11.54%) CSS3
17 6 (11.54%) Splunk
17 6 (11.54%) Docker
17 6 (11.54%) Subversion

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 7 (13.46%) Drupal
2 4 (7.69%) WordPress
3 3 (5.77%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Akamai
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (7.69%) GitHub
1 4 (7.69%) Serverless
2 3 (5.77%) SaaS
3 2 (3.85%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.85%) npm
3 2 (3.85%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (71.15%) MySQL
2 13 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (21.15%) MariaDB
4 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.85%) Redis
5 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 10 (19.23%) JIRA
3 7 (13.46%) Bitbucket
3 7 (13.46%) PHPUnit
4 6 (11.54%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.92%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.92%) Protractor
5 1 (1.92%) webpack
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Automotive
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (90.38%) Developer
2 41 (78.85%) PHP Developer
3 16 (30.77%) Symfony Developer
4 14 (26.92%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 11 (21.15%) LAMP Developer
5 11 (21.15%) MySQL Developer
5 11 (21.15%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 11 (21.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 9 (17.31%) Agile Developer
7 6 (11.54%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.77%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Digital Architect
9 2 (3.85%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 2 (3.85%) PHP Web Applications Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (59.62%) Laravel
2 25 (48.08%) CSS
3 23 (44.23%) HTML
4 20 (38.46%) AngularJS
5 17 (32.69%) jQuery
6 13 (25.00%) LAMP
7 8 (15.38%) Node.js
7 8 (15.38%) RESTful
8 6 (11.54%) CSS3
9 5 (9.62%) Angular 2
9 5 (9.62%) Doctrine
9 5 (9.62%) Express
9 5 (9.62%) HTML5
10 4 (7.69%) REST
11 3 (5.77%) Django
11 3 (5.77%) JSON
11 3 (5.77%) LESS
11 3 (5.77%) MEAN Stack
11 3 (5.77%) React
11 3 (5.77%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) User Experience
2 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.92%) Fintech
2 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.08%) TDD
3 11 (21.15%) BDD
3 11 (21.15%) MVC
4 7 (13.46%) OO
4 7 (13.46%) Web Development
5 5 (9.62%) DevOps
5 5 (9.62%) OO PHP
5 5 (9.62%) Scrum
6 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.77%) Analytics
7 3 (5.77%) API Development
7 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.77%) OOP
8 2 (3.85%) CRM
8 2 (3.85%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.85%) OOD
8 2 (3.85%) Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) Prototyping
8 2 (3.85%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 49 (94.23%) PHP
2 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.62%) PHP 5
3 5 (9.62%) PHP 7
4 4 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (5.77%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.85%) Perl
6 2 (3.85%) Ruby
6 2 (3.85%) SQL
7 1 (1.92%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Zend
2 6 (11.54%) New Relic
2 6 (11.54%) Splunk
3 3 (5.77%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) HP