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 1 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 201 231 169
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -62
Contract jobs citing LAMP 62 38 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.40% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 1.58% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 29 47
Median daily rate £325 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
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
2379 2406 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.74% 25.56% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1526 1528 1241
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 31 56
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.45 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Hampshire +18 17 £288 -2.54% 19
East Sussex +4 10 £300 +20.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +18 8 £275 -35.29%
Surrey +2 8 £375 +22.44% 8
Berkshire +1 8 £425 +47.82% 9
Kent - 5 £450 - 2
Oxfordshire +5 3 £220 -40.33%
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 72 (78.26%) Linux
2 67 (72.83%) MySQL
3 65 (70.65%) PHP
4 62 (67.39%) Apache
5 30 (32.61%) Perl
6 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (29.35%) Python
8 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
9 25 (27.17%) VMware
9 25 (27.17%) Git (software)
10 23 (25.00%) Puppet
10 23 (25.00%) Subversion
11 22 (23.91%) Tomcat
12 21 (22.83%) HTML
13 19 (20.65%) Java
13 19 (20.65%) XML
13 19 (20.65%) REST
14 18 (19.57%) Scrum
14 18 (19.57%) Red Hat
15 17 (18.48%) CSS
15 17 (18.48%) SQL
15 17 (18.48%) jQuery
16 16 (17.39%) CentOS
16 16 (17.39%) Web Services
17 15 (16.30%) Nagios
17 15 (16.30%) Debian
17 15 (16.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 15 (16.30%) Web Development
17 15 (16.30%) Ansible
18 14 (15.22%) DevOps

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 62 (67.39%) Apache
2 22 (23.91%) Tomcat
3 12 (13.04%) nginx
4 11 (11.96%) WordPress
5 10 (10.87%) JBoss
5 10 (10.87%) WebLogic
6 9 (9.78%) Drupal
7 8 (8.70%) OpenStack
8 7 (7.61%) WebSphere
9 5 (5.43%) CMS
10 3 (3.26%) Apache Solr
11 2 (2.17%) Joomla!
12 1 (1.09%) Confluence
12 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (1.09%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (1.09%) IIS
12 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
12 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Office
2 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Magento
2 2 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.17%) IaaS
2 2 (2.17%) PaaS
2 2 (2.17%) SaaS
2 2 (2.17%) Sage Pay
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.09%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) LDAP
2 11 (11.96%) DNS
3 8 (8.70%) Firewall
3 8 (8.70%) HTTP
4 7 (7.61%) Internet
4 7 (7.61%) SMTP
4 7 (7.61%) SSL
5 4 (4.35%) NAS
5 4 (4.35%) SAN
5 4 (4.35%) VPN
5 4 (4.35%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.26%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (3.26%) HTTPS
6 3 (3.26%) Kerberos
6 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.17%) Network Security
7 2 (2.17%) SSH
8 1 (1.09%) DHCP
8 1 (1.09%) FTP
8 1 (1.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (72.83%) MySQL
2 12 (13.04%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (9.78%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.35%) Redis
7 3 (3.26%) DB2
7 3 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.17%) CouchDB
8 2 (2.17%) MarkLogic
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (27.17%) Git (software)
2 23 (25.00%) Subversion
3 12 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 11 (11.96%) PHPUnit
5 4 (4.35%) Bitbucket
5 4 (4.35%) JUnit
6 3 (3.26%) Ant
6 3 (3.26%) Maven
6 3 (3.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (3.26%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.26%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.17%) Burp Suite
7 2 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.17%) GitLab
7 2 (2.17%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.17%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.17%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.17%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (1.09%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.09%) Serena SBM
General
1 7 (7.61%) Advertising
2 2 (2.17%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Marketing
2 2 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (47.83%) Developer
2 37 (40.22%) PHP Developer
3 22 (23.91%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) MySQL Developer
4 11 (11.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 10 (10.87%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (9.78%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Applications Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Applications Support
8 7 (7.61%) Applications Support Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) LAMP Developer
8 7 (7.61%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Administrator
9 6 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (6.52%) Linux Support
9 6 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) HTML
2 19 (20.65%) REST
2 19 (20.65%) XML
3 17 (18.48%) CSS
3 17 (18.48%) jQuery
4 16 (17.39%) Web Services
5 13 (14.13%) JSON
6 12 (13.04%) LEMP Stack
7 11 (11.96%) Symfony
8 10 (10.87%) LAPP Stack
8 10 (10.87%) SOAP
9 8 (8.70%) HTML5
10 7 (7.61%) AngularJS
10 7 (7.61%) CakePHP
10 7 (7.61%) MCollective
11 6 (6.52%) RESTful
12 5 (5.43%) CSS3
13 4 (4.35%) Ajax
13 4 (4.35%) Laravel
13 4 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.26%) Blog
4 2 (2.17%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.17%) PKI
4 2 (2.17%) Social Media
4 2 (2.17%) User Experience
5 1 (1.09%) AS400
5 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.09%) iSeries
5 1 (1.09%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (78.26%) Linux
2 16 (17.39%) CentOS
3 15 (16.30%) Debian
3 15 (16.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (14.13%) Unix
5 8 (8.70%) Windows
6 5 (5.43%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.35%) Solaris
8 3 (3.26%) AIX
9 2 (2.17%) Fedora
10 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.09%) SUSE
10 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.09%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
10 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.57%) Scrum
3 15 (16.30%) Web Development
4 14 (15.22%) DevOps
5 12 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 11 (11.96%) Open Source
7 10 (10.87%) Configuration Management
7 10 (10.87%) OO
8 9 (9.78%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (9.78%) High Availability
9 8 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 8 (8.70%) OO PHP
9 8 (8.70%) SDLC
10 7 (7.61%) OOP
11 6 (6.52%) BDD
11 6 (6.52%) MVC
11 6 (6.52%) TDD
12 5 (5.43%) ITIL
12 5 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 65 (70.65%) PHP
2 30 (32.61%) Perl
3 27 (29.35%) Python
4 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 19 (20.65%) Java
6 17 (18.48%) SQL
7 12 (13.04%) Bash Shell
8 8 (8.70%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.26%) C
9 3 (3.26%) C++
10 2 (2.17%) AWK
10 2 (2.17%) Korn
10 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.17%) Ruby
10 2 (2.17%) sed
11 1 (1.09%) C#
11 1 (1.09%) Delphi
11 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) CCNP
2 7 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.26%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.17%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (13.04%) Squid
2 11 (11.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.70%) qmail
4 7 (7.61%) Postfix
5 6 (6.52%) Docker
6 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
6 5 (5.43%) SpamAssassin
7 3 (3.26%) KVM
7 3 (3.26%) NFS
7 3 (3.26%) Varnish
8 2 (2.17%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (2.17%) Gluster
8 2 (2.17%) oVirt
8 2 (2.17%) RHEV
8 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.09%) Samba
9 1 (1.09%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.09%) vSphere
9 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (25.00%) Puppet
2 15 (16.30%) Ansible
2 15 (16.30%) Nagios
3 14 (15.22%) Cacti
4 8 (8.70%) Graphite
4 8 (8.70%) logstash
4 8 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (8.70%) ZABBIX
5 7 (7.61%) collectd
5 7 (7.61%) Ganglia
6 2 (2.17%) cPanel
6 2 (2.17%) yum
7 1 (1.09%) Bacula
7 1 (1.09%) Grafana
7 1 (1.09%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.09%) Kibana
7 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.09%) Salt
7 1 (1.09%) Scalr
Vendors
1 25 (27.17%) VMware
2 18 (19.57%) Red Hat
3 9 (9.78%) Juniper
3 9 (9.78%) Oracle
4 8 (8.70%) Splunk
5 6 (6.52%) Zend
6 5 (5.43%) IBM
7 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.35%) Rackspace
8 3 (3.26%) Cisco
8 3 (3.26%) EMC
9 2 (2.17%) Omniture
9 2 (2.17%) PayPal
10 1 (1.09%) Adobe
10 1 (1.09%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.09%) Citrix
10 1 (1.09%) CommVault
10 1 (1.09%) Seapine
10 1 (1.09%) Serena
10 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
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