The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.54% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £314
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +144.82%
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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 56 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.17% 30.27% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 16
Average daily rate £350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £281 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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