The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East Sussex region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 30 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing LAMP 8 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.58% 4.27% 3.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.92% 13.24% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Average daily rate £95 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.76% +62.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £24.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+192.78% -39.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
101 68 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 32.58% 32.23% 38.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 53
Average daily rate £300 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +68.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £27.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £27.00 £22.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
LAMP
South East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

LAMP Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -13 5 - - 2
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) HTML
1 25 (100.00%) PHP
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (88.00%) MySQL
4 18 (72.00%) MVC
5 16 (64.00%) jQuery
6 15 (60.00%) OOP
7 6 (24.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) JSON
9 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (12.00%) WordPress
9 3 (12.00%) HTML5
9 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
9 3 (12.00%) XML
9 3 (12.00%) OO
10 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.00%) CMS
10 2 (8.00%) Joomla!
10 2 (8.00%) CSS3
11 1 (4.00%) Twitter
11 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (4.00%) Basecamp
11 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (4.00%) JIRA
11 1 (4.00%) Information Architecture
11 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
11 1 (4.00%) Fireworks
11 1 (4.00%) Photoshop

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (12.00%) WordPress
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
2 2 (8.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.00%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Basecamp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (96.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (16.00%) LAMP Developer
3 4 (16.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (12.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 3 (12.00%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Joomla! Developer
5 2 (8.00%) PHP Joomla! Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (64.00%) jQuery
3 4 (16.00%) JSON
4 3 (12.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) MVC
2 15 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (12.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Twitter