The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Laravel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Laravel over the 3 months to 24 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.

Laravel PHP Framework
North West / Manchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 96 92
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4  
Contract jobs citing Laravel 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.29% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 1.34% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £400 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +3.84% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.80 -

Laravel 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 Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 410 449 343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 29.99% 24.90% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 310 236
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +20.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Laravel
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Laravel as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Laravel in Manchester

Laravel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Laravel in Manchester

Laravel
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Laravel within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 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
Salford - 1 - -
Laravel
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Laravel 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Laravel.

1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
4 5 (55.56%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (44.44%) SOLID
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) Ember.js
6 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
6 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 2 (22.22%) CSS3
7 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 2 (22.22%) React
7 2 (22.22%) webpack
7 2 (22.22%) gulp
8 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (11.11%) User Experience
8 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (11.11%) Microservices
8 1 (11.11%) Sass
8 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (11.11%) Mocha
8 1 (11.11%) Node.js
8 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering

Laravel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) gulp
2 2 (22.22%) webpack
3 1 (11.11%) Babel
3 1 (11.11%) Mocha
General
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Economy
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) OO PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Ember.js
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) React
4 1 (11.11%) Chai
4 1 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (11.11%) Sass
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) SOLID
2 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
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