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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 60 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs citing LAMP 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 1.16% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £313 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.24%
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
165 259 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.36% 26.32% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 203 101
Median daily rate £375 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% -7.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 28 August 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%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) DDNS
2 2 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) logstash
3 1 (33.33%) Salt
3 1 (33.33%) Kibana
3 1 (33.33%) Bacula
3 1 (33.33%) cPanel
3 1 (33.33%) CloudBees
3 1 (33.33%) Graphite
3 1 (33.33%) ELK Stack
3 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus

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%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DDNS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) ELK Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Fedora
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (33.33%) Postfix
1 1 (33.33%) qmail
1 1 (33.33%) Sendmail
1 1 (33.33%) Varnish
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Bacula
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
1 1 (33.33%) cPanel
1 1 (33.33%) Grafana
1 1 (33.33%) Graphite
1 1 (33.33%) Kibana
1 1 (33.33%) logstash
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Plesk
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (33.33%) Salt
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) CommVault
1 1 (33.33%) Hitachi
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
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Posted: 6 days ago