Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 331 301 360
Rank change year-on-year -30 +59 +12
Contract jobs citing Laravel 46 61 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 1.37% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 47 17
South East median daily rate £338 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +23.08% +6.12%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £257
90th Percentile £655 £450 £400
England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £11.00 - £18.80

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 5,441 4,445 4,847
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.68% 27.45% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,495 2,716 3,165
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £310 £294 £275
90th Percentile £575 £544 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 85 118
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.74 £13.10 £12.25
90th Percentile £54.63 £56.10 £55.52
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.88% +8.67% +3.81%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 -32 25 £338 -18.18% 16
Berkshire -2 12 £350 -22.22% 6
Oxfordshire -29 8 £700 +66.67% 8
East Sussex +1 7 - - 3
Surrey - 6 £525 - 10
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £320 -28.89% 2
West Sussex - 5 £263 - 6
Middlesex - 2 - -
Hampshire -14 1 £225 -5.26% 13
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Laravel.

1 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 38 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 27 (58.70%) HTML
4 26 (56.52%) Web Development
5 25 (54.35%) CSS
6 23 (50.00%) MVC
6 23 (50.00%) Symfony
7 22 (47.83%) MySQL
8 20 (43.48%) AngularJS
9 15 (32.61%) React
10 13 (28.26%) OOP
11 12 (26.09%) Python
11 12 (26.09%) jQuery
12 11 (23.91%) WordPress
12 11 (23.91%) Vue.js
13 9 (19.57%) Zend
14 7 (15.22%) CakePHP
14 7 (15.22%) Marketing
14 7 (15.22%) HTML5
14 7 (15.22%) Yii
15 5 (10.87%) Apache Spark
15 5 (10.87%) Front End Development
15 5 (10.87%) Node.js
15 5 (10.87%) CSS3
15 5 (10.87%) Kafka
15 5 (10.87%) DevOps
15 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
15 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
15 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
15 5 (10.87%) SQL

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 11 (23.91%) WordPress
2 5 (10.87%) Apache Spark
3 4 (8.70%) CMS
4 2 (4.35%) Apache
4 2 (4.35%) Drupal
4 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.17%) concrete5
5 1 (2.17%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (2.17%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Magento
2 2 (4.35%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.35%) GitHub
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (4.35%) Blockchain
3 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) Subversion
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (4.35%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.17%) Xcode
General
1 7 (15.22%) Marketing
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (82.61%) Developer
2 28 (60.87%) PHP Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Web Developer
4 12 (26.09%) PHP Web Developer
5 7 (15.22%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Digital Architect
7 4 (8.70%) PHP Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.52%) Junior
8 3 (6.52%) WordPress Developer
9 2 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Backend Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Symfony Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) HTML
2 25 (54.35%) CSS
3 23 (50.00%) Symfony
4 20 (43.48%) AngularJS
5 15 (32.61%) React
6 12 (26.09%) jQuery
7 11 (23.91%) Vue.js
8 7 (15.22%) CakePHP
8 7 (15.22%) HTML5
8 7 (15.22%) Yii
9 5 (10.87%) CSS3
9 5 (10.87%) Kafka
9 5 (10.87%) Node.js
10 3 (6.52%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (6.52%) LAMP
10 3 (6.52%) Sass
10 3 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (4.35%) JSON
11 2 (4.35%) REST
11 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.70%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.35%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.17%) Fintech
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Web Development
2 23 (50.00%) MVC
3 13 (28.26%) OOP
4 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.87%) DevOps
4 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.87%) Front End Development
5 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 4 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.70%) Microservices
5 4 (8.70%) Migration
5 4 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (8.70%) TDD
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.52%) BDD
7 2 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 38 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.09%) Python
4 5 (10.87%) SQL
5 4 (8.70%) PHP 7
6 2 (4.35%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Zend
2 3 (6.52%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) HubSpot
3 1 (2.17%) Marketo
3 1 (2.17%) Twitter