The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 59 78 64
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs citing LAMP 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 0.29% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.73% 1.19% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £313 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
LAMP
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
173 253 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.26% 24.71% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 210 104
Median daily rate £388 £415 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% +14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £295 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -42.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) DDNS
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) nginx
3 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (33.33%) CouchDB
3 1 (33.33%) Memcached
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Yii

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DDNS
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
1 2 (66.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) CouchDB
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Memcached
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) Yii
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend