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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 215 243 191
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -52
Contract jobs citing LAMP 24 31 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.33% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 1.21% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 45
Median daily rate £400 £284 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.96% -24.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £268 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £343 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -36.61%
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
2019 2560 2269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.06% 26.98% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1145 1638 1374
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 79 42
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.80 £15.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £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 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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Oxfordshire +8 9 £400 +33.33% 3
Berkshire +15 7 £425 +51.78% 8
Surrey +13 7 £350 +7.69% 7
Buckinghamshire +18 1 £325 - 2
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 68 (86.08%) PHP
2 64 (81.01%) Linux
3 62 (78.48%) MySQL
4 58 (73.42%) Apache
5 34 (43.04%) MongoDB
6 33 (41.77%) NoSQL
7 30 (37.97%) Subversion
7 30 (37.97%) PostgreSQL
7 30 (37.97%) Symfony
8 29 (36.71%) MVC
8 29 (36.71%) Git (software)
8 29 (36.71%) LAPP Stack
9 27 (34.18%) Relational Database
10 25 (31.65%) LEMP Stack
10 25 (31.65%) nginx
10 25 (31.65%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (31.65%) Laravel
10 25 (31.65%) AngularJS
10 25 (31.65%) Web Development
10 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
11 24 (30.38%) OO
11 24 (30.38%) Jenkins
12 23 (29.11%) Zend
13 22 (27.85%) Redis
13 22 (27.85%) Memcached
13 22 (27.85%) Mercurial
13 22 (27.85%) CouchDB
14 21 (26.58%) Yii
14 21 (26.58%) Puppet
15 20 (25.32%) Opscode Chef

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 58 (73.42%) Apache
2 25 (31.65%) nginx
3 9 (11.39%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.33%) IIS
5 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.53%) CMS
6 2 (2.53%) WordPress
7 1 (1.27%) Confluence
7 1 (1.27%) Drupal
7 1 (1.27%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (1.27%) JBoss
7 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.80%) Magento
3 1 (1.27%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) IaaS
2 2 (2.53%) PaaS
2 2 (2.53%) SaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) Internet
2 11 (13.92%) DNS
3 6 (7.59%) Firewall
4 5 (6.33%) FTP
4 5 (6.33%) HTTP
4 5 (6.33%) HTTPS
4 5 (6.33%) SSH
4 5 (6.33%) SSL
4 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.33%) Telnet
5 4 (5.06%) VPN
6 3 (3.80%) DDNS
6 3 (3.80%) DHCP
6 3 (3.80%) NAS
6 3 (3.80%) SAN
6 3 (3.80%) SMTP
6 3 (3.80%) SNMP
7 1 (1.27%) Intranet
7 1 (1.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (78.48%) MySQL
2 34 (43.04%) MongoDB
3 33 (41.77%) NoSQL
4 30 (37.97%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (34.18%) Relational Database
6 22 (27.85%) CouchDB
6 22 (27.85%) Redis
7 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
7 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.80%) DB2
8 3 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (37.97%) Subversion
2 29 (36.71%) Git (software)
3 24 (30.38%) Jenkins
4 22 (27.85%) Mercurial
5 9 (11.39%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.27%) Bower
6 1 (1.27%) JIRA
6 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (8.86%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Electronics
2 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.33%) Marketing
2 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (60.76%) Developer
2 46 (58.23%) PHP Developer
3 14 (17.72%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 14 (17.72%) Symfony Developer
4 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce Developer
4 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Administrator
6 7 (8.86%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (8.86%) MySQL Developer
6 7 (8.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (6.33%) PHP Zend Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Architect
10 3 (3.80%) HTML Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.53%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.97%) Symfony
2 29 (36.71%) LAPP Stack
3 25 (31.65%) AngularJS
3 25 (31.65%) Laravel
3 25 (31.65%) LEMP Stack
4 22 (27.85%) Memcached
5 21 (26.58%) Yii
6 17 (21.52%) HTML
7 15 (18.99%) CSS
8 13 (16.46%) Node.js
9 12 (15.19%) jQuery
10 10 (12.66%) XML
11 9 (11.39%) JSON
12 8 (10.13%) CakePHP
12 8 (10.13%) REST
13 7 (8.86%) SOAP
14 5 (6.33%) RESTful
14 5 (6.33%) Web Services
15 3 (3.80%) Ajax
15 3 (3.80%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
1 2 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.27%) Clustering
2 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.27%) New Media
2 1 (1.27%) Replication
2 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 64 (81.01%) Linux
2 18 (22.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (15.19%) CentOS
3 12 (15.19%) Debian
4 9 (11.39%) Windows
5 8 (10.13%) Unix
6 3 (3.80%) AIX
6 3 (3.80%) SUSE
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.71%) MVC
2 25 (31.65%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (31.65%) Web Development
3 24 (30.38%) OO
4 20 (25.32%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (22.78%) Configuration Management
5 18 (22.78%) E-Commerce
6 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (21.52%) Refactoring
6 17 (21.52%) Release Management
6 17 (21.52%) Web Application Development
7 10 (12.66%) Scrum
8 8 (10.13%) DevOps
8 8 (10.13%) OO PHP
8 8 (10.13%) SDLC
8 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
9 6 (7.59%) Migration
9 6 (7.59%) TDD
10 5 (6.33%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (86.08%) PHP
2 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.52%) SQL
4 14 (17.72%) Java
4 14 (17.72%) Perl
5 12 (15.19%) Bash Shell
5 12 (15.19%) Python
6 2 (2.53%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.53%) C
6 2 (2.53%) C++
6 2 (2.53%) PHP 4
6 2 (2.53%) PHP 5
6 2 (2.53%) PHP 7
6 2 (2.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) CCNP
1 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.06%) Degree
3 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.53%) RHCA
3 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.13%) Postfix
3 3 (3.80%) Xen
4 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.53%) vSphere
5 1 (1.27%) Docker
5 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (26.58%) Puppet
2 20 (25.32%) Ansible
2 20 (25.32%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.27%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.27%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Zend
2 17 (21.52%) VMware
3 11 (13.92%) Red Hat
4 8 (10.13%) Juniper
5 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.59%) Oracle
7 5 (6.33%) SAP
8 2 (2.53%) EMC
8 2 (2.53%) HP
9 1 (1.27%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.27%) IBM
9 1 (1.27%) New Relic
9 1 (1.27%) PagerDuty
9 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
Staines
CPS Group Limited
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