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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -36.61%
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
40 29 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 21.98% 16.02% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 23
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) nginx
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) API Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack

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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
1 1 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Magento Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) API Integration
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace