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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 250 285 191
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -94
Contract jobs citing LAMP 195 163 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.86% 0.70% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.48% 2.17% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 128 187
Median daily rate £438 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £46.50 - £41.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 - £40.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.30 - £42.25
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
7863 7495 7527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.85% 32.32% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5826 5600 5476
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 39
Median hourly rate £46.50 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.26% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.55 £19.23 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.00 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +15 16 £413 +6.45% 12
Croydon -13 6 £375 -16.66%
Canary Wharf - 2 £325 -
Southwark - 2 £450 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £450 -
Chiswick - 1 £425 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 259 (75.73%) Linux
2 254 (74.27%) MySQL
3 201 (58.77%) Apache
4 182 (53.22%) PHP
5 142 (41.52%) DevOps
6 141 (41.23%) Python
7 132 (38.60%) Git (software)
8 118 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
9 114 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 105 (30.70%) Perl
11 97 (28.36%) Amazon AWS
11 97 (28.36%) Puppet
12 92 (26.90%) Bash Shell
13 88 (25.73%) HTML
14 85 (24.85%) VMware
15 83 (24.27%) CSS
15 83 (24.27%) Open Source
16 73 (21.35%) Ansible
17 72 (21.05%) Tomcat
18 68 (19.88%) Red Hat
19 67 (19.59%) Windows
20 66 (19.30%) Ruby
20 66 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
21 65 (19.01%) Unix
22 62 (18.13%) PostgreSQL
23 60 (17.54%) CentOS
23 60 (17.54%) nginx
23 60 (17.54%) Docker
24 59 (17.25%) LEMP Stack
24 59 (17.25%) Load Balancing

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
1 201 (58.77%) Apache
2 72 (21.05%) Tomcat
3 60 (17.54%) nginx
4 31 (9.06%) Drupal
5 28 (8.19%) Mule ESB
6 26 (7.60%) WordPress
7 24 (7.02%) JBoss
8 21 (6.14%) IIS
9 20 (5.85%) OpenStack
10 19 (5.56%) WildFly
11 18 (5.26%) Jetty
12 17 (4.97%) CMS
12 17 (4.97%) Confluence
13 10 (2.92%) WebLogic
13 10 (2.92%) WebSphere
14 8 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (1.75%) Apache Solr
16 5 (1.46%) Moodle
17 4 (1.17%) IBM HTTP Server
18 2 (0.58%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (1.17%) HipChat
2 3 (0.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.46%) Magento
2 3 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 97 (28.36%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (8.48%) GitHub
3 20 (5.85%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (4.09%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (3.22%) IaaS
7 9 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (2.34%) Amazon S3
9 7 (2.05%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (1.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (1.46%) Route 53
11 4 (1.17%) PaaS
11 4 (1.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (0.29%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (13.74%) TCP/IP
2 43 (12.57%) Firewall
3 41 (11.99%) DNS
3 41 (11.99%) VPN
4 32 (9.36%) HTTP
5 30 (8.77%) Reverse Proxy
5 30 (8.77%) SSL
6 22 (6.43%) DMZ
7 15 (4.39%) SSH
7 15 (4.39%) VLAN
8 14 (4.09%) LDAP
9 13 (3.80%) Network Security
10 12 (3.51%) SAN
11 10 (2.92%) iSCSI
11 10 (2.92%) NAS
12 8 (2.34%) Internet
12 8 (2.34%) Intranet
13 7 (2.05%) SNMP
14 6 (1.75%) DHCP
15 5 (1.46%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (74.27%) MySQL
2 62 (18.13%) PostgreSQL
3 49 (14.33%) NoSQL
4 24 (7.02%) MongoDB
5 22 (6.43%) Redis
6 19 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 16 (4.68%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.63%) DB2
9 6 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.46%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.17%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.58%) Big Data
12 2 (0.58%) MarkLogic
13 1 (0.29%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.29%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 132 (38.60%) Git (software)
2 56 (16.37%) Jenkins
2 56 (16.37%) Subversion
3 42 (12.28%) Gerrit
4 38 (11.11%) Mercurial
5 27 (7.89%) SonarQube
6 26 (7.60%) JIRA
7 20 (5.85%) GitLab
8 18 (5.26%) Vagrant
9 15 (4.39%) Artifactory
9 15 (4.39%) Selenium
10 14 (4.09%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (3.80%) Maven
12 10 (2.92%) Ant
13 8 (2.34%) JMeter
13 8 (2.34%) JUnit
13 8 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (2.05%) SoapUI
14 7 (2.05%) TeamCity
14 7 (2.05%) Toad
General
1 27 (7.89%) Finance
2 18 (5.26%) Retail
3 9 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.05%) Marketing
5 5 (1.46%) Back Office
5 5 (1.46%) Banking
5 5 (1.46%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.88%) Advertising
6 3 (0.88%) Games
7 2 (0.58%) Front Office
7 2 (0.58%) Law
7 2 (0.58%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Automotive
8 1 (0.29%) German Language
8 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Legal
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 130 (38.01%) Developer
2 80 (23.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 61 (17.84%) PHP Developer
4 34 (9.94%) Linux Engineer
5 29 (8.48%) Administrator
6 28 (8.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 23 (6.73%) Drupal Developer
7 23 (6.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (6.73%) Systems Administrator
8 22 (6.43%) AWS DevOps
8 22 (6.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 21 (6.14%) AWS Engineer
9 21 (6.14%) Cloud Engineer
9 21 (6.14%) LAMP Developer
10 17 (4.97%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 16 (4.68%) JavaScript Developer
12 15 (4.39%) Linux Administrator
12 15 (4.39%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.39%) Web Developer
13 14 (4.09%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (25.73%) HTML
2 83 (24.27%) CSS
3 59 (17.25%) LEMP Stack
3 59 (17.25%) Web Services
4 57 (16.67%) jQuery
5 55 (16.08%) LAPP Stack
6 42 (12.28%) RabbitMQ
7 35 (10.23%) HTML5
8 28 (8.19%) CSS3
9 26 (7.60%) Symfony
10 25 (7.31%) Node.js
11 20 (5.85%) Laravel
11 20 (5.85%) XHTML
12 19 (5.56%) AngularJS
12 19 (5.56%) libvirt
12 19 (5.56%) XML
13 14 (4.09%) J2EE
13 14 (4.09%) REST
13 14 (4.09%) RESTful
14 11 (3.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.14%) Private Cloud
2 18 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.97%) Client/Server
4 14 (4.09%) e-Learning
5 12 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.92%) Data Centre
7 9 (2.63%) Derivative
7 9 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.34%) Fintech
9 6 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.75%) Learning Management System
9 6 (1.75%) Statistics
9 6 (1.75%) User Experience
10 5 (1.46%) Equities
10 5 (1.46%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.46%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.17%) Clustering
11 4 (1.17%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.17%) Semantic Web
12 3 (0.88%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 259 (75.73%) Linux
2 67 (19.59%) Windows
3 65 (19.01%) Unix
4 60 (17.54%) CentOS
5 57 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 25 (7.31%) Windows Server
7 20 (5.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (4.39%) Solaris
9 7 (2.05%) Android
9 7 (2.05%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.75%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.17%) Debian
11 4 (1.17%) VMS
11 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.58%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.58%) SUSE
14 1 (0.29%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (41.52%) DevOps
2 118 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (24.27%) Open Source
4 59 (17.25%) Load Balancing
5 55 (16.08%) Scrum
6 54 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (15.20%) Configuration Management
8 51 (14.91%) MVC
9 48 (14.04%) Web Development
10 42 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
11 39 (11.40%) E-Commerce
12 38 (11.11%) OO
13 27 (7.89%) ITIL
14 26 (7.60%) OOP
14 26 (7.60%) TDD
15 22 (6.43%) Migration
16 20 (5.85%) OO PHP
16 20 (5.85%) Unit Testing
17 19 (5.56%) BDD
18 16 (4.68%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 182 (53.22%) PHP
2 141 (41.23%) Python
3 114 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 105 (30.70%) Perl
5 92 (26.90%) Bash Shell
6 66 (19.30%) Ruby
7 44 (12.87%) SQL
8 42 (12.28%) Java
9 15 (4.39%) PowerShell
10 14 (4.09%) Scala
11 12 (3.51%) C
11 12 (3.51%) Shell Script
12 11 (3.22%) Go
13 10 (2.92%) C#
14 7 (2.05%) C++
15 6 (1.75%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.17%) Korn
17 2 (0.58%) PHP 5
17 2 (0.58%) PHP 7
17 2 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (9.65%) Security Cleared
2 29 (8.48%) SC Cleared
3 27 (7.89%) Degree
4 11 (3.22%) CCNA
4 11 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (3.22%) RHCE
5 8 (2.34%) CCNP
5 8 (2.34%) RHCA
5 8 (2.34%) RHCSA
6 4 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.17%) CISSP
6 4 (1.17%) SANS
7 3 (0.88%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.58%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.58%) MCP
8 2 (0.58%) MCSA
8 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.75%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (17.54%) Docker
2 57 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (10.23%) Virtual Machines
4 33 (9.65%) Xen
5 23 (6.73%) Active Directory
5 23 (6.73%) KVM
6 21 (6.14%) NFS
7 20 (5.85%) iptables
8 18 (5.26%) vCloud
9 10 (2.92%) XenServer
10 8 (2.34%) Squid
11 7 (2.05%) Varnish
12 6 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.88%) VMware ESX
13 3 (0.88%) vSphere
14 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
14 2 (0.58%) Postfix
14 2 (0.58%) Samba
15 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 97 (28.36%) Puppet
2 73 (21.35%) Ansible
3 66 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (15.20%) HAProxy
5 39 (11.40%) ZABBIX
6 29 (8.48%) logstash
7 27 (7.89%) Kibana
8 23 (6.73%) Nagios
9 17 (4.97%) Salt
10 15 (4.39%) Graphite
10 15 (4.39%) Rundeck
11 12 (3.51%) Ganglia
11 12 (3.51%) StatsD
12 7 (2.05%) Oracle Identity Management
13 4 (1.17%) FreeIPA
13 4 (1.17%) Zenoss
14 3 (0.88%) vRealize
15 2 (0.58%) CFEngine
15 2 (0.58%) Kubernetes
15 2 (0.58%) Packer
Vendors
1 85 (24.85%) VMware
2 68 (19.88%) Red Hat
3 30 (8.77%) Oracle
3 30 (8.77%) Zend
4 22 (6.43%) Splunk
5 17 (4.97%) Google
6 15 (4.39%) Veracode
7 14 (4.09%) Black Duck
7 14 (4.09%) Sonatype
8 9 (2.63%) IBM
8 9 (2.63%) Percona
8 9 (2.63%) Sun
9 8 (2.34%) Microsoft
9 8 (2.34%) RedDot
10 7 (2.05%) EMC
10 7 (2.05%) ForgeRock
11 6 (1.75%) SaltStack
12 5 (1.46%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.46%) HP
12 5 (1.46%) NetApp
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