The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 35 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.84% 2.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 6.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate £284 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +144.82%
LAMP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
34 76 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 14.23% 32.07% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 40 47
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAMP across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LAMP across the Basingstoke region.

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 5
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat