The table below looks at the statistics for Laravel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Laravel over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laravel PHP Framework
Rank 105 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing Laravel 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.28% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 1.03% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate £350 £329 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% +9.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £240 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Laravel
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
518 390 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.59% 27.31% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 266 224
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £32.50 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Laravel
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Laravel across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Laravel Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Laravel
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Laravel across the Manchester region.

Laravel Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Laravel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Laravel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Laravel.

1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Symfony
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Yii
4 1 (25.00%) GitHub
4 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (25.00%) PayPal
4 1 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (25.00%) Zend
4 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (25.00%) Drupal
4 1 (25.00%) SQLite
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) WordPress
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Magento
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) nginx
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET

Laravel
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Laravel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Laravel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
1 1 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Zend Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (25.00%) Yii
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) PayPal
1 1 (25.00%) Zend
Stockport
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 28 days ago