The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 125 139
Rank change year-on-year +36 +14  
Contract jobs citing Symfony 30 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.49% 0.72% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.07% 2.11% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 3
Median daily rate £395 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.03% +5.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £238 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £404 £344
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 737 947 765
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 36.63% 34.15% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 676 524
Median daily rate £388 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £41.88 £13.85 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +202.34% -65.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £10.93 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £16.77 £45.00
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symfony in Yorkshire

Symfony
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symfony in Yorkshire

Symfony
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
West Yorkshire +43 29 £400 +25.00% 15
South Yorkshire -10 1 £375 +7.14% 1
Symfony
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 71 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (73.24%) JavaScript
3 49 (69.01%) Python
4 41 (57.75%) MVC
5 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (39.44%) Java
7 26 (36.62%) Zend
7 26 (36.62%) Laravel
8 19 (26.76%) Software Engineering
9 17 (23.94%) RESTful
10 14 (19.72%) Test Automation
11 13 (18.31%) Regression Testing
11 13 (18.31%) MongoDB
11 13 (18.31%) NoSQL
12 11 (15.49%) PHPUnit
12 11 (15.49%) HTML
12 11 (15.49%) CSS
12 11 (15.49%) CodeIgniter
13 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
13 10 (14.08%) Linux
13 10 (14.08%) MySQL
13 10 (14.08%) Node.js
13 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
14 9 (12.68%) OO PHP
14 9 (12.68%) SQL
14 9 (12.68%) Django
15 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
15 8 (11.27%) Redis
16 7 (9.86%) CSS3

Symfony
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 6 (8.45%) Apache
2 3 (4.23%) Drupal
2 3 (4.23%) WordPress
3 2 (2.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) nginx
4 1 (1.41%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.41%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) MongoDB
1 13 (18.31%) NoSQL
2 10 (14.08%) MySQL
3 8 (11.27%) Redis
3 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.04%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) PHPUnit
2 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.63%) gulp
4 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.82%) Selenium
4 2 (2.82%) Subversion
5 1 (1.41%) Hudson
5 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.63%) Games
2 4 (5.63%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 60 (84.51%) Developer
2 57 (80.28%) PHP Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) PHP Software Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Development Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Software Development Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Java Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Python Software Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Symfony Developer
8 3 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.23%) UI Developer
9 2 (2.82%) JavaScript Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) MySQL Developer
9 2 (2.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Telecoms Developer
10 1 (1.41%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.62%) Laravel
2 17 (23.94%) RESTful
3 11 (15.49%) CodeIgniter
3 11 (15.49%) CSS
3 11 (15.49%) HTML
4 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
4 10 (14.08%) Node.js
5 9 (12.68%) Django
6 7 (9.86%) CSS3
6 7 (9.86%) Flask
6 7 (9.86%) HTML5
6 7 (9.86%) LAMP
6 7 (9.86%) React
7 6 (8.45%) EclipseLink
7 6 (8.45%) JPA
7 6 (8.45%) jQuery
8 5 (7.04%) Express
8 5 (7.04%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (4.23%) Angular 2
9 3 (4.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.82%) User Experience
3 1 (1.41%) BYOD
3 1 (1.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (57.75%) MVC
2 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.76%) Software Engineering
4 14 (19.72%) Test Automation
5 13 (18.31%) Regression Testing
6 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
7 9 (12.68%) OO PHP
8 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.86%) TDD
10 6 (8.45%) OO
10 6 (8.45%) OOP
10 6 (8.45%) SOLID
11 5 (7.04%) Performance Optimisation
11 5 (7.04%) SDLC
12 3 (4.23%) Database Optimisation
12 3 (4.23%) Front End Development
13 1 (1.41%) BDD
13 1 (1.41%) DevOps
13 1 (1.41%) UX Design
13 1 (1.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (73.24%) JavaScript
3 49 (69.01%) Python
4 28 (39.44%) Java
5 9 (12.68%) SQL
6 6 (8.45%) ECMAScript
6 6 (8.45%) Groovy
6 6 (8.45%) Ruby
6 6 (8.45%) Scala
7 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.41%) C#
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) Zend
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Apple
3 1 (1.41%) Google