The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 24 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 0.81% 0.59% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
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
20 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 16.13% 20.59% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 3
Median daily rate £325 £300 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -15.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
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 Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 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 11 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Solihull region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript