The table below looks at the statistics for the LAMP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP Developer in their job title 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 Developer
Rank 537 533 492
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -41
Contract jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 20 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.014% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.015% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 13
Average daily rate
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£353 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £325 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42937 40749 37644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27345 24737 21780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1683 1811 2275
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

LAMP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAMP Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

LAMP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

LAMP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

LAMP Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

LAMP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

LAMP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

LAMP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

LAMP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

LAMP Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP Developer within the England 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
London +5 11 £364 +21.25% 3
South East +1 7 £300 +20.00% 5
South West - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 1
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LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited LAMP Developer in their job title 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 with LAMP Developer in their job title.

1 42 (100.00%) LAMP
2 41 (97.62%) PHP
3 24 (57.14%) MySQL
4 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
5 21 (50.00%) HTML
5 21 (50.00%) CSS
6 17 (40.48%) MVC
7 15 (35.71%) OO
8 13 (30.95%) TDD
9 12 (28.57%) Web Services
10 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (26.19%) Zend
11 10 (23.81%) PHP5
11 10 (23.81%) OOP
11 10 (23.81%) Symfony
11 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
11 10 (23.81%) BDD
12 9 (21.43%) RESTful
13 8 (19.05%) W3C
13 8 (19.05%) Linux
14 7 (16.67%) Apache
14 7 (16.67%) Sass
15 6 (14.29%) HTML5
15 6 (14.29%) Python
15 6 (14.29%) SOA
15 6 (14.29%) jQuery
15 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
15 6 (14.29%) Ruby
16 5 (11.90%) Ajax
16 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited LAMP Developer in their job title 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 with LAMP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (11.90%) Drupal
3 3 (7.14%) WordPress
3 3 (7.14%) CMS
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.76%) nginx
4 2 (4.76%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (57.14%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) Redis
3 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) QUnit
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.14%) Hudson
3 3 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.14%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (4.76%) Behat
4 2 (4.76%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) LAMP
2 21 (50.00%) HTML
2 21 (50.00%) CSS
3 12 (28.57%) Web Services
4 10 (23.81%) Symfony
5 9 (21.43%) RESTful
6 7 (16.67%) Sass
7 6 (14.29%) HTML5
7 6 (14.29%) jQuery
8 5 (11.90%) Ajax
8 5 (11.90%) CSS3
9 4 (9.52%) SOAP
10 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
10 3 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (7.14%) .NET
10 3 (7.14%) XML
10 3 (7.14%) Laravel
10 3 (7.14%) Gherkin
10 3 (7.14%) Semantic HTML
11 2 (4.76%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) W3C
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) MVC
2 15 (35.71%) OO
3 13 (30.95%) TDD
4 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.81%) OOP
5 10 (23.81%) BDD
6 6 (14.29%) SOA
6 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.90%) OO PHP
8 4 (9.52%) Web Development
9 3 (7.14%) Web Design
9 3 (7.14%) Migration
9 3 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (7.14%) Graceful Degradation
9 3 (7.14%) Line Management
9 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.14%) Coaching
10 1 (2.38%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) PHP
2 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.81%) PHP5
4 6 (14.29%) Python
4 6 (14.29%) Ruby
5 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.52%) Scala
5 4 (9.52%) Java
6 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) Golang
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Zend
2 3 (7.14%) Facebook
2 3 (7.14%) Twitter
3 1 (2.38%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
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