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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank - 53 58
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.18% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.55% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50

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
201 181 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.55% 32.32% 37.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 106 158
Median daily rate £388 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £310 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 13
Median hourly rate £16.50 £50.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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