The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 31 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing LAMP 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.04% 0.94% 2.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 2.99% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £300 £235 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £71.00 £71.00
LAMP
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 67 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 44.90% 31.60% 35.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 39 31
Median daily rate £363 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £337 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £36.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAMP across the Brighton region.

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LAMP 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 Brighton region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Magento
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Zend
5 1 (16.67%) WordPress
5 1 (16.67%) Laravel
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Ansible
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) Games
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Internet

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (50.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Magento Developer
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (16.67%) CSS Developer
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (16.67%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (16.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (16.67%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Zend