The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 269 261 211
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -50
Contract jobs citing LAMP 162 177 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.75% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.20% 2.39% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 137 152
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £48.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
LAMP
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7354 7405 7325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.17% 31.42% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5540 5397 5229
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 51 42
Median hourly rate £44.13 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.13% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £50.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in London

LAMP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

LAMP Daily Rate Histogram in London

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in London

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +26 15 £375 - 19
Croydon -7 12 £375 -16.66% 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £325 -
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £425 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 London region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 223 (74.09%) Linux
2 218 (72.43%) MySQL
3 154 (51.16%) PHP
4 153 (50.83%) Apache
5 132 (43.85%) DevOps
6 119 (39.53%) Python
7 110 (36.54%) Git (software)
8 103 (34.22%) JavaScript
9 102 (33.89%) Amazon AWS
10 99 (32.89%) Puppet
11 98 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
12 91 (30.23%) Perl
13 80 (26.58%) HTML
14 77 (25.58%) CSS
15 72 (23.92%) Ruby
16 71 (23.59%) Open Source
16 71 (23.59%) Opscode Chef
17 69 (22.92%) Red Hat
17 69 (22.92%) VMware
18 67 (22.26%) Bash Shell
19 65 (21.59%) Windows
20 64 (21.26%) Ansible
21 63 (20.93%) Tomcat
22 60 (19.93%) Configuration Management
23 59 (19.60%) Web Services
24 58 (19.27%) Unix
25 56 (18.60%) SQL
26 50 (16.61%) jQuery
26 50 (16.61%) Jenkins
27 49 (16.28%) Java

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 153 (50.83%) Apache
2 63 (20.93%) Tomcat
3 36 (11.96%) nginx
4 30 (9.97%) IIS
5 26 (8.64%) Drupal
5 26 (8.64%) WordPress
6 24 (7.97%) JBoss
7 15 (4.98%) CMS
7 15 (4.98%) OpenStack
8 13 (4.32%) Confluence
8 13 (4.32%) WebSphere
9 12 (3.99%) Mule ESB
9 12 (3.99%) WebLogic
10 7 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.66%) Moodle
12 4 (1.33%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.33%) WildFly
13 3 (1.00%) Apache Solr
13 3 (1.00%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (1.99%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.33%) HipChat
3 3 (1.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 102 (33.89%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (7.64%) GitHub
3 19 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (4.98%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (4.65%) IaaS
6 9 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (2.66%) PaaS
8 7 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (1.99%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (1.00%) Route 53
12 3 (1.00%) SaaS
12 3 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.96%) DNS
2 35 (11.63%) TCP/IP
3 28 (9.30%) Firewall
4 24 (7.97%) SSL
5 20 (6.64%) HTTP
6 18 (5.98%) VPN
7 14 (4.65%) DMZ
8 13 (4.32%) Network Security
8 13 (4.32%) Reverse Proxy
9 12 (3.99%) SSH
10 11 (3.65%) LDAP
10 11 (3.65%) SAN
11 9 (2.99%) iSCSI
11 9 (2.99%) NAS
11 9 (2.99%) VLAN
12 6 (1.99%) DHCP
13 5 (1.66%) Intranet
13 5 (1.66%) LAN
13 5 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (72.43%) MySQL
2 42 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (10.63%) NoSQL
4 22 (7.31%) MongoDB
5 16 (5.32%) Redis
5 16 (5.32%) SQL Server
6 9 (2.99%) DB2
6 9 (2.99%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.66%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.33%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.00%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.00%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.66%) Big Data
11 2 (0.66%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.33%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 110 (36.54%) Git (software)
2 50 (16.61%) Jenkins
3 48 (15.95%) Subversion
4 26 (8.64%) JIRA
5 23 (7.64%) SonarQube
6 21 (6.98%) Gerrit
7 18 (5.98%) Mercurial
8 16 (5.32%) Maven
8 16 (5.32%) Selenium
9 14 (4.65%) Vagrant
10 13 (4.32%) Ant
10 13 (4.32%) Artifactory
11 12 (3.99%) Sonatype Nexus
11 12 (3.99%) TeamCity
12 10 (3.32%) JUnit
13 9 (2.99%) JMeter
14 8 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (2.33%) SoapUI
15 7 (2.33%) Toad
16 6 (1.99%) Hudson
General
1 24 (7.97%) Finance
2 22 (7.31%) Retail
3 11 (3.65%) Banking
4 10 (3.32%) Marketing
4 10 (3.32%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.99%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.66%) Back Office
7 4 (1.33%) Games
8 3 (1.00%) Advertising
9 2 (0.66%) Front Office
9 2 (0.66%) Law
9 2 (0.66%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
10 1 (0.33%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 111 (36.88%) Developer
2 76 (25.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 53 (17.61%) PHP Developer
4 36 (11.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 35 (11.63%) Linux Engineer
6 28 (9.30%) AWS DevOps
7 27 (8.97%) AWS Engineer
7 27 (8.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 22 (7.31%) Administrator
9 18 (5.98%) Cloud Engineer
9 18 (5.98%) Drupal Developer
10 17 (5.65%) LAMP Developer
10 17 (5.65%) Systems Administrator
10 17 (5.65%) Web Developer
11 15 (4.98%) Senior Developer
11 15 (4.98%) WordPress Developer
12 14 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
13 13 (4.32%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 12 (3.99%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (26.58%) HTML
2 77 (25.58%) CSS
3 59 (19.60%) Web Services
4 50 (16.61%) jQuery
5 38 (12.62%) LAPP Stack
6 37 (12.29%) LEMP Stack
7 32 (10.63%) HTML5
8 30 (9.97%) Node.js
9 24 (7.97%) CSS3
9 24 (7.97%) RabbitMQ
10 20 (6.64%) J2EE
11 19 (6.31%) RESTful
11 19 (6.31%) Symfony
12 16 (5.32%) libvirt
12 16 (5.32%) XHTML
12 16 (5.32%) XML
13 14 (4.65%) AngularJS
14 13 (4.32%) Ajax
14 13 (4.32%) REST
14 13 (4.32%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.32%) Management Information System
2 12 (3.99%) Data Centre
2 12 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (3.99%) Private Cloud
3 9 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.99%) Derivative
3 9 (2.99%) EMC VNX
4 8 (2.66%) Fintech
5 7 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.33%) e-Learning
5 7 (2.33%) User Experience
6 6 (1.99%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.99%) Online Banking
6 6 (1.99%) Statistics
7 5 (1.66%) Equities
7 5 (1.66%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.66%) Learning Management System
7 5 (1.66%) Wiki
8 4 (1.33%) Clustering
9 3 (1.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 223 (74.09%) Linux
2 65 (21.59%) Windows
3 58 (19.27%) Unix
4 42 (13.95%) CentOS
5 31 (10.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (9.97%) Ubuntu
7 23 (7.64%) Windows Server
8 12 (3.99%) Solaris
9 5 (1.66%) Android
9 5 (1.66%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.33%) Debian
10 4 (1.33%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.33%) VMS
10 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.33%) SUSE
12 1 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (43.85%) DevOps
2 98 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (23.59%) Open Source
4 60 (19.93%) Configuration Management
5 43 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 43 (14.29%) Web Development
6 42 (13.95%) MVC
6 42 (13.95%) Scrum
7 40 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (12.29%) Load Balancing
9 32 (10.63%) Continuous Delivery
10 28 (9.30%) OO
11 24 (7.97%) ITIL
12 22 (7.31%) TDD
13 18 (5.98%) OOP
14 17 (5.65%) Front End Development
14 17 (5.65%) Migration
15 16 (5.32%) High Availability
16 14 (4.65%) OWASP
17 13 (4.32%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 154 (51.16%) PHP
2 119 (39.53%) Python
3 103 (34.22%) JavaScript
4 91 (30.23%) Perl
5 72 (23.92%) Ruby
6 67 (22.26%) Bash Shell
7 56 (18.60%) SQL
8 49 (16.28%) Java
9 18 (5.98%) PowerShell
10 14 (4.65%) Scala
10 14 (4.65%) Shell Script
11 10 (3.32%) C#
12 6 (1.99%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.66%) C
14 4 (1.33%) Go
15 2 (0.66%) AWK
15 2 (0.66%) Clojure
15 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.66%) sed
Qualifications
1 22 (7.31%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.65%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.32%) Degree
4 10 (3.32%) CCNA
4 10 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.66%) RHCE
6 7 (2.33%) CCNP
6 7 (2.33%) RHCA
6 7 (2.33%) RHCSA
7 4 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.66%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.33%) MCP
9 1 (0.33%) MCSA
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (0.66%) ISO20022
1 2 (0.66%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (12.62%) Docker
3 24 (7.97%) Active Directory
4 21 (6.98%) Xen
5 19 (6.31%) KVM
5 19 (6.31%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (5.65%) vCloud
7 14 (4.65%) iptables
8 11 (3.65%) NFS
9 9 (2.99%) XenServer
10 8 (2.66%) VMware ESX
11 6 (1.99%) Varnish
11 6 (1.99%) vSphere
12 5 (1.66%) Squid
12 5 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.66%) Ceph
13 2 (0.66%) Postfix
13 2 (0.66%) Samba
13 2 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 2 (0.66%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 99 (32.89%) Puppet
2 71 (23.59%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (21.26%) Ansible
4 39 (12.96%) HAProxy
4 39 (12.96%) Nagios
5 26 (8.64%) ZABBIX
6 18 (5.98%) Graphite
6 18 (5.98%) logstash
7 16 (5.32%) Salt
8 14 (4.65%) Kibana
9 13 (4.32%) Rundeck
10 12 (3.99%) Ganglia
10 12 (3.99%) StatsD
11 7 (2.33%) Oracle Identity Management
12 6 (1.99%) Zenoss
13 4 (1.33%) FreeIPA
14 3 (1.00%) Kubernetes
14 3 (1.00%) NetBackup
14 3 (1.00%) Packer
15 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 69 (22.92%) Red Hat
1 69 (22.92%) VMware
2 42 (13.95%) Oracle
3 19 (6.31%) Zend
4 16 (5.32%) Splunk
5 14 (4.65%) CenturyLink
6 13 (4.32%) EMC
6 13 (4.32%) Google
7 11 (3.65%) Black Duck
7 11 (3.65%) IBM
7 11 (3.65%) Sonatype
7 11 (3.65%) Veracode
8 10 (3.32%) Microsoft
9 8 (2.66%) Cisco
9 8 (2.66%) RedDot
10 7 (2.33%) ForgeRock
10 7 (2.33%) Percona
11 6 (1.99%) New Relic
12 5 (1.66%) Dell
12 5 (1.66%) Sun
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