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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP Developer
Rank 571 537 506
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -31
Contract jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 15 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.054% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.059% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 11
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£375 £355 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +29.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £270 £258
% change year-on-year
+36.57% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
LAMP Developer
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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
46284 44438 38725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.57% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29150 27994 22829
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1807 1851 1995
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £40.00 £41.50
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 27 May 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 27 May 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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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
South East -15 7 £375 +294.73% 2
London +1 5 £375 +4.16% 2
South West - 2 - - 2
West Midlands - 1 £250 - 1
LAMP Developer
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LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 29 (100.00%) PHP
1 29 (100.00%) LAMP
2 23 (79.31%) MySQL
3 17 (58.62%) CSS
3 17 (58.62%) HTML
3 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
4 14 (48.28%) OO
5 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (41.38%) Linux
7 10 (34.48%) Apache
7 10 (34.48%) MVC
7 10 (34.48%) OO PHP
8 9 (31.03%) Symfony
8 9 (31.03%) Zend
9 8 (27.59%) Drupal
9 8 (27.59%) Web Services
10 7 (24.14%) Python
10 7 (24.14%) CMS
10 7 (24.14%) Subversion
11 6 (20.69%) Dojo
11 6 (20.69%) TDD
11 6 (20.69%) Java
11 6 (20.69%) User Experience
12 5 (17.24%) Vagrant
12 5 (17.24%) Laravel
12 5 (17.24%) XML
12 5 (17.24%) PHP5
13 4 (13.79%) QA
13 4 (13.79%) CentOS
13 4 (13.79%) Git (software)

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 10 (34.48%) Apache
2 8 (27.59%) Drupal
3 7 (24.14%) CMS
4 2 (6.90%) Joomla!
4 2 (6.90%) WordPress
5 1 (3.45%) Node.js
5 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Subversion
2 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Behat
3 1 (3.45%) QUnit
General
1 3 (10.34%) Advertising
1 3 (10.34%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) LAMP
2 17 (58.62%) HTML
2 17 (58.62%) CSS
3 9 (31.03%) Symfony
4 8 (27.59%) Web Services
5 6 (20.69%) Dojo
6 5 (17.24%) XML
6 5 (17.24%) Laravel
7 4 (13.79%) XHTML
7 4 (13.79%) JSON
7 4 (13.79%) jQuery
7 4 (13.79%) HTML5
7 4 (13.79%) CSS3
8 3 (10.34%) Yii
8 3 (10.34%) Sass
9 2 (6.90%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (6.90%) RESTful
9 2 (6.90%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (3.45%) CakePHP
10 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) W3C
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) OO
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) OO PHP
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
5 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) BDD
6 3 (10.34%) Web Development
7 2 (6.90%) Refactoring
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.90%) Graceful Degradation
7 2 (6.90%) Web Design
7 2 (6.90%) SOA
8 1 (3.45%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.45%) Data Management
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) OOP
8 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) Python
4 6 (20.69%) Java
5 5 (17.24%) PHP5
6 4 (13.79%) C#
7 2 (6.90%) Ruby
7 2 (6.90%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Vagrant
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Plesk
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Zend
2 1 (3.45%) Google
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