The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 51 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing LAMP 10 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.76% 0.58% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.69% 1.41% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £475 £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -36.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
213 213 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 37.57% 41.12% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 178 129
Median daily rate £438 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £296 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

LAMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

LAMP Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAMP across the Oxfordshire region.

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +5 1 £475 +69.64%
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 24 (96.00%) MySQL
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
1 24 (96.00%) Apache
2 23 (92.00%) PHP
3 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
3 21 (84.00%) nginx
3 21 (84.00%) LEMP Stack
4 20 (80.00%) Relational Database
4 20 (80.00%) Symfony
4 20 (80.00%) MVC
5 19 (76.00%) Zend
5 19 (76.00%) Web Development
5 19 (76.00%) Jenkins
5 19 (76.00%) Laravel
5 19 (76.00%) Redis
6 18 (72.00%) Memcached
6 18 (72.00%) MongoDB
6 18 (72.00%) NoSQL
6 18 (72.00%) LAPP Stack
6 18 (72.00%) Subversion
6 18 (72.00%) Mercurial
6 18 (72.00%) CouchDB
6 18 (72.00%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (72.00%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (68.00%) OO
7 17 (68.00%) Ansible
7 17 (68.00%) Yii
7 17 (68.00%) Puppet
8 16 (64.00%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (56.00%) Performance Tuning

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 24 (96.00%) Apache
2 21 (84.00%) nginx
3 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.00%) WordPress
4 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.00%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Datadog
1 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (96.00%) MySQL
2 20 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 19 (76.00%) Redis
4 18 (72.00%) CouchDB
4 18 (72.00%) MongoDB
4 18 (72.00%) NoSQL
4 18 (72.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.00%) MariaDB
5 1 (4.00%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (76.00%) Jenkins
3 18 (72.00%) Mercurial
3 18 (72.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 20 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 13 (52.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 13 (52.00%) Symfony Developer
4 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce Developer
4 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 6 (24.00%) PHP Zend Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Administrator
7 3 (12.00%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) MySQL Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Python Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) LEMP Stack
2 20 (80.00%) Symfony
3 19 (76.00%) Laravel
4 18 (72.00%) LAPP Stack
4 18 (72.00%) Memcached
5 17 (68.00%) Yii
6 14 (56.00%) AngularJS
6 14 (56.00%) Node.js
7 3 (12.00%) CSS
7 3 (12.00%) CSS3
7 3 (12.00%) HTML
7 3 (12.00%) HTML5
7 3 (12.00%) jQuery
8 1 (4.00%) Kafka
8 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Debian
3 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) MVC
2 19 (76.00%) Web Development
3 18 (72.00%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (68.00%) OO
5 14 (56.00%) Configuration Management
5 14 (56.00%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (56.00%) Refactoring
5 14 (56.00%) Release Management
5 14 (56.00%) Web Application Development
6 11 (44.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.00%) Full Text Search
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) OOP
8 1 (4.00%) Open Source
8 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
1 2 (8.00%) Postfix
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (4.00%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 17 (68.00%) Ansible
1 17 (68.00%) Puppet
2 16 (64.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Zend
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Apple
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Percona