The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 29 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.56% 0.77% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.54% 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £175.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-59.42% +438.46%
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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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
82 78 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 30.04% 30.12% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 23
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAMP across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Slough

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) MySQL
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) Subversion
7 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 3 (27.27%) WordPress
8 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
8 2 (18.18%) HTML5
8 2 (18.18%) Ajax
8 2 (18.18%) Apache
8 2 (18.18%) Internet
9 1 (9.09%) OOP
9 1 (9.09%) OO
9 1 (9.09%) IIS
9 1 (9.09%) Firewall
9 1 (9.09%) Finance
9 1 (9.09%) Publishing
9 1 (9.09%) XML-RPC
9 1 (9.09%) SOA
9 1 (9.09%) SMTP
9 1 (9.09%) FTP
9 1 (9.09%) HTTP
9 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 1 (9.09%) DNS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (27.27%) WordPress
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) SSH
2 1 (9.09%) SMTP
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) WordPress Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Web Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) Ajax
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) LESS
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) MooTools
5 1 (9.09%) WAMP
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) XML-RPC
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) Zend
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