The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 29 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LAMP 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.78% - 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.76% - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £220 - £338
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
South 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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
84 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 37.33% 20.24% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 17 31
Median daily rate £350 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
Median hourly rate - £40.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 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
Poole - 2 £220 -
LAMP
South West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 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 Dorset region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Magento
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) API Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (25.00%) Rackspace

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Magento Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) API Integration
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Rackspace