The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 38 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing LAMP 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.35% 1.17% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 4.17% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £220 £275 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
LAMP
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
99 96 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 34.98% 28.07% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 79 27
Median daily rate £475 £410 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +34.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

LAMP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxford region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend