The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Job Titles advertised for the England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP Developer
Rank 551 496 549
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +53
Contract jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 39 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.016% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.018% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 11
Average daily rate £280 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £264 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £590 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £430 £325
% change year-on-year
-37.20% +32.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
LAMP Developer
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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 18 April 2014.

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 18 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
East of England -12 16 £325 -44.68%
London -10 15 £338 +8.87% 5
Yorkshire - 5 £270 -
South East - 3 £95 - 2
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
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LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 47 (100.00%) LAMP
2 46 (97.87%) PHP
3 37 (78.72%) MySQL
4 33 (70.21%) CSS
4 33 (70.21%) HTML
5 31 (65.96%) JavaScript
6 28 (59.57%) Linux
7 25 (53.19%) jQuery
8 24 (51.06%) Apache
9 21 (44.68%) OO
10 18 (38.30%) Ajax
10 18 (38.30%) PHP5
11 16 (34.04%) XHTML
12 15 (31.91%) Web Services
13 13 (27.66%) WordPress
14 12 (25.53%) Nagios
15 11 (23.40%) Ubuntu
15 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
15 11 (23.40%) Android
15 11 (23.40%) Apple iOS
15 11 (23.40%) Android Development
15 11 (23.40%) iOS Development
16 10 (21.28%) Zend
16 10 (21.28%) Subversion
16 10 (21.28%) MVC
16 10 (21.28%) XML
17 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
18 6 (12.77%) Symfony
18 6 (12.77%) OOP
18 6 (12.77%) SQL

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 24 (51.06%) Apache
2 13 (27.66%) WordPress
3 3 (6.38%) CMS
4 2 (4.26%) Node.js
5 1 (2.13%) Drupal
5 1 (2.13%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Intranet
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
1 2 (4.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (78.72%) MySQL
2 3 (6.38%) Big Data
2 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Subversion
2 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.51%) PHPUnit
4 3 (6.38%) Behat
5 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
1 3 (6.38%) Games
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) LAMP
2 33 (70.21%) CSS
2 33 (70.21%) HTML
3 25 (53.19%) jQuery
4 18 (38.30%) Ajax
5 16 (34.04%) XHTML
6 15 (31.91%) Web Services
7 10 (21.28%) XML
8 6 (12.77%) Symfony
9 5 (10.64%) CSS3
9 5 (10.64%) HTML5
10 4 (8.51%) CodeIgniter
11 3 (6.38%) SOAP
12 2 (4.26%) Zend Framework
12 2 (4.26%) JSON
13 1 (2.13%) YUI
13 1 (2.13%) Django
13 1 (2.13%) Spring
13 1 (2.13%) .NET
13 1 (2.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Data Extraction
2 2 (4.26%) Open Source
3 1 (2.13%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) Ubuntu
2 11 (23.40%) Android
2 11 (23.40%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) OO
2 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
2 11 (23.40%) Android Development
2 11 (23.40%) iOS Development
3 10 (21.28%) MVC
4 6 (12.77%) OOP
5 5 (10.64%) TDD
5 5 (10.64%) OO PHP
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.38%) Data Management
8 2 (4.26%) Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.26%) Release Management
9 1 (2.13%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.13%) Use Case
9 1 (2.13%) Migration
9 1 (2.13%) OOD
9 1 (2.13%) CRM
9 1 (2.13%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 46 (97.87%) PHP
2 31 (65.96%) JavaScript
3 18 (38.30%) PHP5
4 6 (12.77%) SQL
5 3 (6.38%) Java
5 3 (6.38%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) sed
6 2 (4.26%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) Perl
6 2 (4.26%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) AWK
6 2 (4.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) Nagios
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Zend
2 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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