The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 225 233 178
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -55
Contract jobs citing LAMP 46 39 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.41% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.93% 1.71% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 42
Median daily rate £350 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £249 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
LAMP
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2388 2280 2116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.21% 23.87% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1551 1421 1213
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 30 48
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.62 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +7.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

LAMP
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 across the South East region.

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

LAMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

LAMP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

LAMP
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 across the South East region.

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +7 10 £300 +20.00% 3
Hampshire +7 9 £323 +0.38% 14
Surrey -1 9 £388 +21.56% 25
Berkshire -6 9 £475 +65.21% 10
Kent - 7 £450 - 1
Oxfordshire -1 1 £220 -33.63% 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 South East region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 66 (78.57%) Linux
2 63 (75.00%) MySQL
3 59 (70.24%) Apache
4 56 (66.67%) PHP
5 30 (35.71%) Python
6 28 (33.33%) Perl
7 27 (32.14%) Web Services
7 27 (32.14%) Puppet
8 26 (30.95%) VMware
9 24 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (28.57%) Tomcat
9 24 (28.57%) Subversion
10 23 (27.38%) Git (software)
10 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
10 23 (27.38%) HTML
11 21 (25.00%) Nagios
12 20 (23.81%) CSS
12 20 (23.81%) Cacti
13 19 (22.62%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (22.62%) XML
14 18 (21.43%) Red Hat
14 18 (21.43%) LDAP
14 18 (21.43%) Squid
15 17 (20.24%) nginx
15 17 (20.24%) REST
16 16 (19.05%) JBoss
16 16 (19.05%) WebLogic
16 16 (19.05%) SQL
16 16 (19.05%) LEMP Stack
17 15 (17.86%) Ansible

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 59 (70.24%) Apache
2 24 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 17 (20.24%) nginx
4 16 (19.05%) JBoss
4 16 (19.05%) WebLogic
5 14 (16.67%) OpenStack
6 10 (11.90%) WordPress
7 9 (10.71%) Drupal
8 5 (5.95%) CMS
9 4 (4.76%) WebSphere
10 3 (3.57%) Apache Solr
11 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (2.38%) Joomla!
11 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
12 1 (1.19%) Confluence
12 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (1.19%) IIS
12 1 (1.19%) Node.js
12 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Office
2 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Magento
2 2 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) Sage Pay
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.19%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.43%) LDAP
2 15 (17.86%) DNS
2 15 (17.86%) HTTP
3 13 (15.48%) SMTP
3 13 (15.48%) SSL
4 6 (7.14%) HTTPS
4 6 (7.14%) Wireshark
5 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.76%) Firewall
6 4 (4.76%) Kerberos
6 4 (4.76%) SSH
7 3 (3.57%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (3.57%) Internet
8 2 (2.38%) Network Security
9 1 (1.19%) DMZ
9 1 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.19%) NAS
9 1 (1.19%) OpenVPN
9 1 (1.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (75.00%) MySQL
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.38%) MarkLogic
4 2 (2.38%) Redis
4 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (28.57%) Subversion
2 23 (27.38%) Git (software)
3 11 (13.10%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.14%) JUnit
4 6 (7.14%) PHPUnit
5 5 (5.95%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.95%) Maven
6 4 (4.76%) Bitbucket
6 4 (4.76%) IntelliJ
6 4 (4.76%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.57%) Ant
7 3 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.57%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.38%) Burp Suite
8 2 (2.38%) GitLab
8 2 (2.38%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (1.19%) gulp
9 1 (1.19%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.19%) PhpStorm
General
1 6 (7.14%) Advertising
2 3 (3.57%) Marketing
3 2 (2.38%) Billing
3 2 (2.38%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (46.43%) Developer
2 30 (35.71%) PHP Developer
3 20 (23.81%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (22.62%) Support Engineer
5 14 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
6 13 (15.48%) Applications Engineer
6 13 (15.48%) Applications Support
6 13 (15.48%) Applications Support Engineer
7 12 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
7 12 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
8 10 (11.90%) Linux Support
9 9 (10.71%) Linux Support Engineer
9 9 (10.71%) MySQL Developer
9 9 (10.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 7 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (8.33%) LAMP Developer
10 7 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 7 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.14%) Web Services
2 23 (27.38%) HTML
3 20 (23.81%) CSS
4 19 (22.62%) XML
5 17 (20.24%) REST
6 16 (19.05%) LEMP Stack
7 13 (15.48%) MCollective
8 12 (14.29%) jQuery
9 11 (13.10%) Symfony
10 9 (10.71%) JSON
10 9 (10.71%) SOAP
11 7 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 7 (8.33%) HTML5
12 5 (5.95%) Ajax
12 5 (5.95%) RESTful
13 4 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
13 4 (4.76%) CSS3
13 4 (4.76%) Java EE
13 4 (4.76%) Laravel
13 4 (4.76%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.76%) Cryptography
2 4 (4.76%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.76%) PKI
3 3 (3.57%) Blog
3 3 (3.57%) User Experience
4 2 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) AS400
5 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.19%) iSeries
5 1 (1.19%) NGOSS
Operating Systems
1 66 (78.57%) Linux
2 12 (14.29%) Debian
2 12 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (11.90%) CentOS
3 10 (11.90%) Unix
4 7 (8.33%) Windows
5 5 (5.95%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.76%) Solaris
7 3 (3.57%) Fedora
8 2 (2.38%) SUSE
8 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.38%) Windows NT
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.86%) Web Development
3 14 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 14 (16.67%) Scrum
4 13 (15.48%) DevOps
4 13 (15.48%) High Availability
5 12 (14.29%) OO
6 9 (10.71%) Open Source
7 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.33%) OOP
9 6 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.14%) ERP
9 6 (7.14%) Incident Management
9 6 (7.14%) MVC
9 6 (7.14%) OO PHP
10 5 (5.95%) BDD
10 5 (5.95%) SDLC
10 5 (5.95%) TDD
11 4 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (66.67%) PHP
2 30 (35.71%) Python
3 28 (33.33%) Perl
4 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
5 16 (19.05%) SQL
6 12 (14.29%) Java
7 10 (11.90%) Bash Shell
7 10 (11.90%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.76%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.57%) Ruby
10 2 (2.38%) AWK
10 2 (2.38%) Korn
10 2 (2.38%) PHP 5
10 2 (2.38%) sed
11 1 (1.19%) C
11 1 (1.19%) C#
11 1 (1.19%) C++
11 1 (1.19%) Delphi
11 1 (1.19%) PHP 7
11 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Degree
2 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) CCNP
3 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 18 (21.43%) Squid
2 14 (16.67%) qmail
3 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.14%) Docker
5 5 (5.95%) SpamAssassin
6 4 (4.76%) KVM
7 3 (3.57%) NFS
7 3 (3.57%) Varnish
8 2 (2.38%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (2.38%) Gluster
8 2 (2.38%) oVirt
8 2 (2.38%) RHEV
8 2 (2.38%) Samba
8 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.19%) Postfix
9 1 (1.19%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.19%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.19%) vSphere
9 1 (1.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (32.14%) Puppet
2 21 (25.00%) Nagios
3 20 (23.81%) Cacti
4 15 (17.86%) Ansible
5 14 (16.67%) Graphite
5 14 (16.67%) logstash
5 14 (16.67%) ZABBIX
6 13 (15.48%) collectd
6 13 (15.48%) Ganglia
7 6 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (4.76%) yum
9 2 (2.38%) cPanel
10 1 (1.19%) Bacula
10 1 (1.19%) Grafana
10 1 (1.19%) HAProxy
10 1 (1.19%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (1.19%) Kibana
10 1 (1.19%) OSSEC
10 1 (1.19%) Salt
10 1 (1.19%) Scalr
Vendors
1 26 (30.95%) VMware
2 18 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 14 (16.67%) Splunk
4 7 (8.33%) Oracle
4 7 (8.33%) Zend
5 5 (5.95%) Cisco
6 4 (4.76%) IBM
6 4 (4.76%) Rackspace
7 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.38%) EMC
8 2 (2.38%) Omniture
8 2 (2.38%) PayPal
8 2 (2.38%) SAP
9 1 (1.19%) Adobe
9 1 (1.19%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.19%) Citrix
9 1 (1.19%) Infobright
9 1 (1.19%) Juniper
9 1 (1.19%) NetScout
9 1 (1.19%) Seapine
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
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