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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 120 104 112
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing LAMP 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.13% 0.44% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 1.67% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
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£364 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.06% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £296 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £408 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £71.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
- +192.78%
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
440 539 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.61% 26.58% 28.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 313 320
Average daily rate £371 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 25 29
Average hourly rate £37.75 £41.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.92% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £37.50 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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
Southampton -12 2 £364 -9.06% 3
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 4 (28.57%) Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) Go
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) Hedge funds
6 3 (21.43%) PHP5
6 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Apache
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) VoIP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.14%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) VoIP
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Xcode
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) PHP Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) SVG
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) CakePHP
5 2 (14.29%) YUI
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5 Canvas
5 2 (14.29%) Sass
6 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
6 1 (7.14%) Nutch
6 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
6 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Hedge funds
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) SEO
4 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (14.29%) Graceful Degradation
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) OWASP
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) Go
4 3 (21.43%) PHP5
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Appcelerator
1 2 (14.29%) Facebook