The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 67 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing LAMP 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.15% 0.51% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 1.94% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £275 £381 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% +22.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
LAMP
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
156 206 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.35% 26.08% 21.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 128 111
Median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £445 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

LAMP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP