Period
to 14 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Laravel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Laravel over the 6 months to 14 August 2020 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.

Laravel PHP Framework
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 406 532 540
Rank change year-on-year +126 +8 +44
Contract jobs citing Laravel 103 279 360
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.10% 1.06% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 213 264
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £213
90th Percentile £550 £490 £521
UK median daily rate £363 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £52.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.29% +377.27% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £51.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £14.25 £53.75 £11.50
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £52.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year -74.29% +377.27% -

Laravel 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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 9,367 26,412 32,543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.04% 31.92% 34.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,340 18,603 23,215
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £345 £325
90th Percentile £700 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 272 334
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +8.36% +3.83%
10th Percentile £23.10 £18.50 £15.55
90th Percentile £65.03 £61.32 £57.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -20.45% +6.02% +3.75%

Laravel
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Laravel as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Laravel in England

Laravel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Laravel in England.

Daily rate trend for Laravel in England

Laravel
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Laravel in England over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Laravel in England

Laravel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Laravel in England.

Hourly rate trend for Laravel in England

Laravel
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Laravel within the England region over the 6 months to 14 August 2020. 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
London +164 47 £400 -5.88% 32
North of England +66 23 £325 - 97
East of England +77 13 £357 -20.68% 15
North West +49 12 £325 - 50
Yorkshire +72 8 £325 - 37
South East +169 7 £350 -3.45% 28
Midlands +70 6 £350 +27.27% 44
South West +52 5 £388 +19.23% 34
West Midlands +50 5 £350 +40.00% 23
North East +40 3 £363 -34.09% 10
East Midlands +55 1 - - 21
Laravel
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Laravel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Laravel.

1 99 (96.12%) PHP
2 49 (47.57%) JavaScript
3 41 (39.81%) MySQL
4 38 (36.89%) CSS
5 33 (32.04%) HTML
6 27 (26.21%) Docker
7 26 (25.24%) Git (software)
8 23 (22.33%) React
8 23 (22.33%) Vue.js
9 22 (21.36%) AngularJS
10 19 (18.45%) AWS
11 17 (16.50%) HTML5
11 17 (16.50%) Node.js
11 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (16.50%) TDD
12 16 (15.53%) Sass
12 16 (15.53%) Azure
13 15 (14.56%) Symfony
13 15 (14.56%) MVC
13 15 (14.56%) DevOps
13 15 (14.56%) PHP 7
14 14 (13.59%) LAMP
14 14 (13.59%) Java
14 14 (13.59%) Linux
14 14 (13.59%) CSS3
15 13 (12.62%) Web Development
16 12 (11.65%) Scrum
16 12 (11.65%) OO
16 12 (11.65%) Python
16 12 (11.65%) Kubernetes

Laravel
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 8 (7.77%) Apache
1 8 (7.77%) nginx
1 8 (7.77%) WordPress
2 7 (6.80%) CMS
2 7 (6.80%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.85%) Drupal
4 1 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.97%) Confluence
4 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.97%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Magento
2 2 (1.94%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.45%) AWS
2 16 (15.53%) Azure
3 11 (10.68%) GCP
4 3 (2.91%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.94%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.97%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.97%) Cloudflare
6 1 (0.97%) npm
6 1 (0.97%) Route 53
6 1 (0.97%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) HTTP
1 2 (1.94%) WebEx
2 1 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (39.81%) MySQL
2 7 (6.80%) BigQuery
3 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.94%) Redis
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.97%) DB2
6 1 (0.97%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.97%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (25.24%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.68%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.83%) PHPUnit
4 4 (3.88%) JIRA
5 3 (2.91%) webpack
6 2 (1.94%) Grunt
6 2 (1.94%) gulp
7 1 (0.97%) Babel
7 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.97%) Bower
7 1 (0.97%) Subversion
7 1 (0.97%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (8.74%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.88%) Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Law
3 4 (3.88%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 94 (91.26%) Developer
2 71 (68.93%) PHP Developer
3 15 (14.56%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 11 (10.68%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (9.71%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Backend Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (5.83%) React Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.91%) MySQL Developer
10 3 (2.91%) PHP Developer - Fintech
10 3 (2.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Senior PHP Developer
11 2 (1.94%) Applications Developer
11 2 (1.94%) AWS Engineer
11 2 (1.94%) Drupal Developer
11 2 (1.94%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (1.94%) Magento Developer
11 2 (1.94%) PHP Software Engineer
11 2 (1.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (36.89%) CSS
2 33 (32.04%) HTML
3 23 (22.33%) React
3 23 (22.33%) Vue.js
4 22 (21.36%) AngularJS
5 17 (16.50%) HTML5
5 17 (16.50%) Node.js
6 16 (15.53%) Sass
7 15 (14.56%) Symfony
8 14 (13.59%) CSS3
8 14 (13.59%) LAMP
9 11 (10.68%) Vuetify.js
10 10 (9.71%) LESS
11 9 (8.74%) LEMP Stack
11 9 (8.74%) Web Services
12 8 (7.77%) RESTful
13 7 (6.80%) jQuery
14 6 (5.83%) REST
15 5 (4.85%) JSON
16 4 (3.88%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.77%) User Experience
3 7 (6.80%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.97%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.59%) Linux
2 1 (0.97%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (16.50%) TDD
2 15 (14.56%) DevOps
2 15 (14.56%) MVC
3 13 (12.62%) Web Development
4 12 (11.65%) OO
4 12 (11.65%) Scrum
5 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
6 9 (8.74%) Front End Development
7 8 (7.77%) OOP
8 7 (6.80%) Configuration Management
8 7 (6.80%) Kanban
8 7 (6.80%) Test Automation
9 6 (5.83%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (5.83%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (5.83%) Demand Forecasting
9 6 (5.83%) Fintech
9 6 (5.83%) Integration Testing
9 6 (5.83%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 99 (96.12%) PHP
2 49 (47.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.56%) PHP 7
4 14 (13.59%) Java
5 12 (11.65%) Python
6 5 (4.85%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.88%) SQL
8 2 (1.94%) Ruby
9 1 (0.97%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (4.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 27 (26.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (11.65%) Kubernetes
2 9 (8.74%) Terraform
3 3 (2.91%) Ansible
4 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.94%) Puppet
5 1 (0.97%) Packer
5 1 (0.97%) Plesk
Vendors
1 9 (8.74%) Zend
2 3 (2.91%) Google
2 3 (2.91%) Sencha
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle
3 1 (0.97%) PayPal
3 1 (0.97%) Twitter
3 1 (0.97%) WooCommerce