The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £314
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +144.82%
LAMP
West Midlands

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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 21.26% 18.31% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 7
Average daily rate £375 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

LAMP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) RDF
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Linked Data

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) RDF
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP