The table below looks at the statistics for the LAMP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Developer
Rank 265 262 240
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Contract jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 7 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.072% 0.060% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.064% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Average daily rate £254 £344 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +30.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £375 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £375 £278
% change year-on-year
-4.66% +35.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
LAMP Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9214 9421 8767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.38% 94.40% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 5151 4814
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £232 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 459 473
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £12.32 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

LAMP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAMP Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

LAMP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LAMP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

LAMP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

LAMP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

LAMP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

LAMP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

LAMP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

LAMP Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 6 £245 - 1
Surrey -9 1 £400 +28.00%
LAMP Developer
England

LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited LAMP Developer in their job title 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 with LAMP Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) LAMP
2 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (28.57%) Zend
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) nginx
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Advertising
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) Varnish
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited LAMP Developer in their job title 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 with LAMP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) nginx
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) LAMP
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Drush
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Omniture