The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Middlesex region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LAMP 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.15% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+26.52% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £175.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-59.42% +455.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
51 35 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 21.89% 15.09% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 17
Average daily rate £375 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £50.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

LAMP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) OOP
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Symfony
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 5 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OOP
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP