The table below looks at the statistics for WAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAMP over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WAMP (Windows, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAMP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.13% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £215 £248
% change year-on-year
+40.69% -13.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.75
WAMP
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
218 226 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.91% 23.08% 23.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 163 111
Median daily rate £400 £363 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £325 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.16 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.58% -52.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

WAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

WAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

WAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

WAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WAMP 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for WAMP.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) UAG
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
2 2 (66.67%) Java

WAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PMI
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) UAG
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat