The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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)
London / City of London
Rank 145 139 167
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +28
Contract jobs citing LAMP 10 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.33% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 1.02% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 18
Median daily rate £488 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £316 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £479 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1060 985 1550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.63% 32.05% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 821 1255
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

LAMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

LAMP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) MySQL
3 12 (52.17%) PHP
3 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
4 11 (47.83%) Python
5 10 (43.48%) Apache
5 10 (43.48%) DevOps
6 9 (39.13%) VMware
6 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
7 8 (34.78%) Firewall
7 8 (34.78%) Perl
8 7 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (30.43%) Ruby
8 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
8 7 (30.43%) Docker
9 6 (26.09%) GitHub
9 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (26.09%) LAPP Stack
9 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
9 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
10 5 (21.74%) nginx
10 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
10 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
10 5 (21.74%) CentOS
10 5 (21.74%) Red Hat

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (43.48%) Apache
2 5 (21.74%) nginx
3 4 (17.39%) Drupal
3 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
4 3 (13.04%) Mule ESB
5 2 (8.70%) CMS
5 2 (8.70%) JBoss
6 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
6 1 (4.35%) ColdFusion
6 1 (4.35%) concrete5
6 1 (4.35%) Confluence
6 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (4.35%) Jetty
6 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
6 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (4.35%) WildFly
6 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
1 1 (4.35%) OpenCart
1 1 (4.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (26.09%) GitHub
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (13.04%) SSL
2 3 (13.04%) VPN
3 2 (8.70%) DMZ
3 2 (8.70%) SSH
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) FTP
4 1 (4.35%) Intranet
4 1 (4.35%) SMTP
4 1 (4.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) MySQL
2 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
2 7 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
4 4 (17.39%) MariaDB
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (8.70%) Redis
6 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) Mercurial
4 3 (13.04%) Artifactory
4 3 (13.04%) Gerrit
4 3 (13.04%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (13.04%) Subversion
5 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
6 1 (4.35%) Firebug
6 1 (4.35%) GitLab
6 1 (4.35%) Grunt
6 1 (4.35%) gulp
6 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.35%) Games
1 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) DBA
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) MySQL DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (21.74%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 2 (8.70%) J2EE
5 2 (8.70%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) JSON
5 2 (8.70%) Sass
5 2 (8.70%) Symfony
6 1 (4.35%) CSS3
6 1 (4.35%) ELK Stack
6 1 (4.35%) FastCGI
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
6 1 (4.35%) Laravel
6 1 (4.35%) Node.js
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) NHS
1 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
1 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
1 1 (4.35%) RIA
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
4 5 (21.74%) CentOS
5 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 3 (13.04%) Unix
7 1 (4.35%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (4.35%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) DevOps
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Open Source
4 4 (17.39%) OOP
4 4 (17.39%) Release Management
5 3 (13.04%) BDD
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Microservices
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) OWASP
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) PHP
2 11 (47.83%) Python
3 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
3 8 (34.78%) Perl
4 7 (30.43%) Ruby
5 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
6 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.04%) Java
8 2 (8.70%) Go
8 2 (8.70%) SQL
9 1 (4.35%) C
9 1 (4.35%) C++
9 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) RHCE
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Docker
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 4 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.35%) NFS
4 1 (4.35%) vCloud
4 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Ansible
1 5 (21.74%) HAProxy
1 5 (21.74%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (17.39%) SELinux
3 3 (13.04%) Kibana
3 3 (13.04%) logstash
3 3 (13.04%) ZABBIX
4 2 (8.70%) Rundeck
4 2 (8.70%) Salt
5 1 (4.35%) Capistrano
5 1 (4.35%) Grafana
5 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
5 1 (4.35%) Nagios
5 1 (4.35%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) Black Duck
3 2 (8.70%) Google
3 2 (8.70%) Percona
3 2 (8.70%) Sonatype
3 2 (8.70%) Veracode
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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