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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 68 66 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing LAMP 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.25% 0.78% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 3.48% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.21% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- +283.78%
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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
205 201 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.18% 22.51% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 108 73
Average daily rate £325 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAMP across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
3 3 (37.50%) Yii
4 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (25.00%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) nginx
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Dojo
4 2 (25.00%) Drupal
4 2 (25.00%) PHP5
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) Replication
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Windows

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (25.00%) nginx
1 2 (25.00%) Drupal
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) Skype
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Yii
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Dojo
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) PHP5
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
1 2 (25.00%) Opsview