The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -3.22%
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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 58 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 22.43% 26.24% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 36 30
Average daily rate £250 £488 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.71% +77.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £335 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £650 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Average hourly rate £32.00 £46.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% -3.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAMP across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP