The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 50 76 57
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -19
Contract jobs citing LAMP 2 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.35% 0.12% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.10% 0.32% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 13
Median daily rate £431 £200 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.62% -40.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £200 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £200 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
LAMP
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
181 311 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.64% 36.55% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 203 170
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £9.50 £33.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £50.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge +23 2 £431 +115.62% 2
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) nginx
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (33.33%) Travis CI
3 2 (33.33%) Mongrel
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Servlets
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) nginx
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) Jetty
2 2 (33.33%) Mongrel
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Confluence
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Travis CI
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) BCP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat