The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 45 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing LAMP 3 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.90% 4.68% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.50% 16.87% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Average daily rate
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- £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year
-39.65% -
LAMP
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
120 83 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 35.82% 27.76% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 35 51
Average daily rate £290 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -22 3 - - 2
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) XSLT
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (50.00%) XPath
3 4 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (50.00%) PHP5
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Web Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) UI Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Junior Front-End Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Front-End Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Junior Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Junior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) UI Programmer
3 3 (37.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) XSLT
2 4 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) XPath
2 4 (50.00%) PHP5
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA