Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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.

Laravel PHP Framework
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 148 149
Rank change year-on-year +32 +1 -15
Contract jobs citing Laravel 20 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.68% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 0.73% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 5
Manchester median daily rate £350 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +30.00% -14.89%
10th Percentile £195 £303 £216
90th Percentile £425 £365 £305
North West median daily rate £356 £325 £250
% change year-on-year +9.62% +30.00% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1067 1091 915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.34% 30.57% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 777 563
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £287 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £519
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +17.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 27
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £22.76 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.76% -34.96% +21.74%
10th Percentile £16.55 £14.85 £10.90
90th Percentile £47.40 £44.13 £42.20
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% +0.98%

Laravel
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Laravel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Laravel in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Laravel in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 19 (95.00%) PHP
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
3 17 (85.00%) MySQL
4 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (75.00%) CSS
6 9 (45.00%) MVC
6 9 (45.00%) Symfony
6 9 (45.00%) Zend
7 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) OO
9 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (15.00%) Web Development
9 3 (15.00%) Drupal
9 3 (15.00%) SaaS
9 3 (15.00%) HTML5
9 3 (15.00%) Magento
9 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
10 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
10 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
10 2 (10.00%) jQuery
10 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Scrum
10 2 (10.00%) Linux
10 2 (10.00%) OOP
11 1 (5.00%) XML
11 1 (5.00%) SQL
11 1 (5.00%) Intranet

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (15.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Magento Developer
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) CSS
3 9 (45.00%) Symfony
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
6 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (5.00%) CSS3
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) RESTful
6 1 (5.00%) XHTML
6 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
4 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (10.00%) OOP
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) PHP
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PHP 5
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Zend