Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 December 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 89 104
Rank change year-on-year -19 +15 +9
Contract jobs citing Laravel 11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.64% 0.32% 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 1.08% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 0
Wales median daily rate £410 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +105.00% - -
UK median daily rate £375 £345 £364
% change year-on-year +8.62% -5.09% +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £39.50 -
% change year-on-year -60.76% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 589 372 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 34.01% 30.10% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 261 318
Wales median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Wales median hourly rate £24.50 £23.14 £20.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.98% -19.59%
10th Percentile £20.80 £21.87 £19.30
90th Percentile £35.00 £24.42 £21.27
UK median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% - +6.67%

Laravel
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Laravel in Wales

Laravel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Laravel in Wales

Laravel
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Laravel within the Wales region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
South Wales -19 11 £410 +105.00% 10
Laravel
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Laravel.

1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) SOA
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) Zend
2 10 (90.91%) Kanban
3 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
3 9 (81.82%) Technical Leadership
3 9 (81.82%) Project Management
3 9 (81.82%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
4 7 (63.64%) Publishing
5 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 6 (54.55%) HPCC
5 6 (54.55%) Big Data
6 3 (27.27%) Symfony
6 3 (27.27%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (27.27%) Customer-Centricity
7 1 (9.09%) JIRA
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) MySQL
7 1 (9.09%) CSS
7 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
7 1 (9.09%) MariaDB
7 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 1 (9.09%) BDD

Laravel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (54.55%) Big Data
2 6 (54.55%) HPCC
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) MariaDB
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 7 (63.64%) Publishing
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) Symfony
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Kanban
1 10 (90.91%) Scrum
1 10 (90.91%) SOA
1 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) Project Management
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) Technical Leadership
2 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 3 (27.27%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Zend