The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 21 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.29% 0.97% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.63% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
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£375 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £71.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
- +192.78%
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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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 29.29% 22.33% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 6
Average daily rate £375 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £299 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £393 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAMP across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

LAMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

LAMP Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP.

1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 7 (77.78%) Doctrine
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) Symfony
3 7 (77.78%) Zend
3 7 (77.78%) PHP5
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) Google
4 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) DMZ
4 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (22.22%) Docker
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Mule ESB
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) DMZ
2 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) PhantomJS
2 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
2 1 (11.11%) SonarQube
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) PHP Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML5
1 7 (77.78%) Doctrine
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) Symfony
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) OWASP
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) PHP5
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
1 2 (22.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HAProxy
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Salt
2 1 (11.11%) Kibana
2 1 (11.11%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Zend
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat