Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 December 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 328 301 341
Rank change year-on-year -27 +40 -1
Contract jobs citing Laravel 51 61 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 1.42% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 65
South East median daily rate £300 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £239
90th Percentile £400 £425 £400
England median daily rate £345 £355 £307
% change year-on-year -2.75% +15.82% -8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £39.50 - -

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4708 4306 5129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.84% 26.78% 26.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2879 2599 3349
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £520
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 116 132
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +22.95%
10th Percentile £16.64 £16.61 £13.78
90th Percentile £50.75 £55.25 £52.47
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Laravel
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Laravel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Laravel in the South East

Laravel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Laravel in the South East

Laravel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Laravel in the South East over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Laravel in the South East

Laravel
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Laravel within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. 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
Thames Valley -30 27 £338 -0.74% 13
Oxfordshire -13 16 £356 -3.39% 4
East Sussex +12 10 £275 -31.25% 2
Surrey - 9 £315 - 4
Berkshire 0 7 £325 -17.46% 3
Buckinghamshire -31 4 £263 -19.23% 6
West Sussex - 2 £175 - 1
Middlesex - 2 - -
Hampshire -5 1 £200 -33.33% 9
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Laravel.

1 41 (80.39%) PHP
2 37 (72.55%) MySQL
3 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
4 28 (54.90%) CSS
5 27 (52.94%) HTML
6 22 (43.14%) Symfony
7 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
8 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
8 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (27.45%) LAMP
9 11 (21.57%) jQuery
9 11 (21.57%) HTML5
10 10 (19.61%) Zend
10 10 (19.61%) Web Development
11 8 (15.69%) MariaDB
11 8 (15.69%) CSS3
12 7 (13.73%) Marketing
12 7 (13.73%) TDD
12 7 (13.73%) Linux
12 7 (13.73%) OO
13 6 (11.76%) Mobile App
14 5 (9.80%) Mapbox
14 5 (9.80%) Open Source
14 5 (9.80%) Front End Development
14 5 (9.80%) React
14 5 (9.80%) SQL
14 5 (9.80%) MVC
14 5 (9.80%) WordPress
14 5 (9.80%) JIRA
15 4 (7.84%) Google

Laravel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (9.80%) WordPress
2 4 (7.84%) CMS
3 3 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) nginx
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.96%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.92%) GitHub
1 2 (3.92%) npm
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (72.55%) MySQL
2 8 (15.69%) MariaDB
3 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) JIRA
3 4 (7.84%) Grunt
3 4 (7.84%) gulp
4 3 (5.88%) PHPUnit
4 3 (5.88%) Selenium
5 2 (3.92%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.92%) Bower
6 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.96%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.96%) Mocha
6 1 (1.96%) webpack
General
1 7 (13.73%) Marketing
2 4 (7.84%) Advertising
3 2 (3.92%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (94.12%) Developer
2 35 (68.63%) PHP Developer
3 11 (21.57%) MySQL Developer
4 8 (15.69%) LAMP Developer
4 8 (15.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 8 (15.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Agile Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (11.76%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 5 (9.80%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.88%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
8 3 (5.88%) Tester
8 3 (5.88%) WordPress Developer
9 2 (3.92%) PHP Web Applications Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (54.90%) CSS
2 27 (52.94%) HTML
3 22 (43.14%) Symfony
4 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
5 14 (27.45%) LAMP
6 11 (21.57%) HTML5
6 11 (21.57%) jQuery
7 8 (15.69%) CSS3
8 5 (9.80%) React
9 4 (7.84%) Backbone.js
9 4 (7.84%) Django
9 4 (7.84%) Node.js
9 4 (7.84%) REST
9 4 (7.84%) RESTful
9 4 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (5.88%) Express
10 3 (5.88%) Google Maps API
10 3 (5.88%) MEAN Stack
10 3 (5.88%) Sass
10 3 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) iPad
2 2 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Animation
3 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) Web Development
3 7 (13.73%) OO
3 7 (13.73%) TDD
4 5 (9.80%) Front End Development
4 5 (9.80%) MVC
4 5 (9.80%) Open Source
5 4 (7.84%) BDD
5 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Scrum
6 3 (5.88%) CRM
6 3 (5.88%) OOP
6 3 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.92%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (3.92%) MVVM
7 2 (3.92%) OO PHP
7 2 (3.92%) OOD
7 2 (3.92%) Project Management
7 2 (3.92%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (80.39%) PHP
2 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) SQL
4 4 (7.84%) PHP 7
5 3 (5.88%) Python
6 2 (3.92%) Java
7 1 (1.96%) ES6
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Zend
2 5 (9.80%) Mapbox
3 4 (7.84%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) HP
5 1 (1.96%) Apiary
5 1 (1.96%) Capita