The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 93 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing LAMP 3 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.062% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 0.26% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £275 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -6.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
LAMP
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
390 382 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.44% 23.70% 24.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 250 179
Median daily rate £388 £323 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% +1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 18
Median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Nottinghamshire - 2 £425 - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 3
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) Symfony
2 8 (53.33%) MySQL
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Web Development
4 6 (40.00%) Laravel
5 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 5 (33.33%) Magento
5 5 (33.33%) Zend
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 4 (26.67%) Apache
6 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (20.00%) SaaS
7 3 (20.00%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) CSS3
7 3 (20.00%) Puppet
7 3 (20.00%) Retail
7 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (20.00%) Subversion
7 3 (20.00%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (20.00%) User Experience
7 3 (20.00%) Doctrine

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Hudson
4 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) PHP Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Magento Developer
4 4 (26.67%) PHP Magento Developer
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Symfony Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
6 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
6 1 (6.67%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior LAMP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Symfony
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) Laravel
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (20.00%) CSS3
5 3 (20.00%) Doctrine
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (13.33%) React
6 2 (13.33%) RESTful
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
6 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) Zend Framework
7 1 (6.67%) Behat
7 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Web Development
2 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Coaching
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Zend
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle