The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 48 52
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.97% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
99 103 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 27.50% 22.84% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 65 83
Median daily rate £405 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +7.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £56.53 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire