The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 33 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LAMP 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.58% - 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.10% - 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £331
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 - £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
98 133 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 30.91% 48.19% 43.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 69 45
Median daily rate £375 £338 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £375 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

LAMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

LAMP Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Nagios
2 6 (60.00%) Debian
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Subversion
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Cacti
3 5 (50.00%) SpamAssassin
3 5 (50.00%) Squid
3 5 (50.00%) LDAP
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (40.00%) Apache
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) PHP
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) WordPress
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) CentOS
5 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (30.00%) CMS
6 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) WordPress
3 3 (30.00%) CMS
4 2 (20.00%) Drupal
5 1 (10.00%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (20.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Magento Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) CSS3
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) Sass
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Debian
3 4 (40.00%) CentOS
4 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
1 2 (20.00%) ERP
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Perl
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) SpamAssassin
1 5 (50.00%) Squid
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (20.00%) Gluster
3 2 (20.00%) NFS
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Cacti
1 6 (60.00%) Nagios
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) PayPal
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe