The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 110 93 99
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing LAMP 6 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.29% 0.82% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 2.59% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £313 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £288 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £400 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £175.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-59.42% +438.46%
LAMP
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
554 579 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.91% 31.78% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 360 343
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 29
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% +27.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £23.13 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAMP across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
Southampton -9 3 - - 2
Basingstoke +21 1 £325 - 1
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Havant - - - -
Liss - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (78.57%) PHP
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) Puppet
5 4 (28.57%) Big Data
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (28.57%) DevOps
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) Apache
5 4 (28.57%) Ajax
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Objective-C
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 3 (21.43%) C
6 3 (21.43%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
7 2 (14.29%) Android Development
7 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Android
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) SQL

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
3 1 (7.14%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
3 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) PHP Developer
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Android Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Perl Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) Ajax
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) J2EE
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) MDX
6 1 (7.14%) WAMP
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) PHP
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) Objective-C
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (7.14%) Delphi
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Zend
2 1 (7.14%) Percona
2 1 (7.14%) Facebook
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter