The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 28 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 120 115
Rank change year-on-year +32 -5  
Contract jobs citing Laravel 12 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.83% 0.049% 0.095%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 0.14% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
Median daily rate £381 £265 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.86% -21.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £258 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £273 £381
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 532 711 535
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 36.87% 34.94% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1460 2086 1662
Median daily rate £400 £400 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £303 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 76
Median hourly rate - £13.85 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.37%  
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Laravel in West Yorkshire

Laravel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Laravel in West Yorkshire

Laravel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Laravel in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Laravel in West Yorkshire

Laravel
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Laravel within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leeds +27 7 £408 +53.77% 5
Huddersfield - 5 £363 -
Laravel
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Laravel.

1 30 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (86.67%) Symfony
3 19 (63.33%) Zend
3 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
4 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (53.33%) MVC
5 13 (43.33%) Python
5 13 (43.33%) MongoDB
5 13 (43.33%) NoSQL
5 13 (43.33%) RESTful
6 9 (30.00%) Django
6 9 (30.00%) Java
7 8 (26.67%) SQL
7 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (26.67%) PHPUnit
7 8 (26.67%) Redis
7 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 7 (23.33%) React
8 7 (23.33%) Flask
8 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
8 7 (23.33%) MySQL
8 7 (23.33%) LAMP
8 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
9 6 (20.00%) TDD
9 6 (20.00%) HTML
9 6 (20.00%) Linux
9 6 (20.00%) HTTP
9 6 (20.00%) HTML5

Laravel
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Drupal
2 2 (6.67%) WordPress
3 1 (3.33%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) MongoDB
1 13 (43.33%) NoSQL
2 8 (26.67%) Redis
3 7 (23.33%) MySQL
4 5 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) PHPUnit
2 4 (13.33%) gulp
3 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
4 2 (6.67%) Selenium
4 2 (6.67%) Subversion
5 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.33%) Hudson
5 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Games
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 27 (90.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Developer
6 1 (3.33%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) PHP Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) Symfony
2 13 (43.33%) RESTful
3 9 (30.00%) Django
4 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 7 (23.33%) Flask
5 7 (23.33%) LAMP
5 7 (23.33%) React
6 6 (20.00%) EclipseLink
6 6 (20.00%) HTML
6 6 (20.00%) HTML5
6 6 (20.00%) JPA
7 5 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (16.67%) CSS
7 5 (16.67%) CSS3
8 4 (13.33%) jQuery
8 4 (13.33%) Sass
9 3 (10.00%) Node.js
10 2 (6.67%) LESS
10 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) BYOD
2 1 (3.33%) Fintech
2 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (53.33%) MVC
2 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 6 (20.00%) SOLID
4 6 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) Web Development
8 1 (3.33%) API Development
8 1 (3.33%) BDD
8 1 (3.33%) CAD
8 1 (3.33%) OOD
8 1 (3.33%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.33%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (43.33%) Python
4 9 (30.00%) Java
5 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) C#
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Zend
2 1 (3.33%) Apple
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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