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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 203 224 184
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -40
Contract jobs citing LAMP 59 40 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.67% 0.42% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.51% 1.59% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 35
Median daily rate £300 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -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
2346 2509 2163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.55% 26.20% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1496 1599 1207
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 35 46
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

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 27 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 27 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 +14 20 £288 -11.53% 15
Berkshire +12 9 £391 +20.38% 6
Buckinghamshire +20 8 £275 -35.29% 4
East Sussex +4 8 £350 +40.00% 2
Oxfordshire +9 5 £220 -40.33% 2
Surrey -1 3 £400 +33.33% 9
Kent - 3 £345 - 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 76 (78.35%) PHP
2 72 (74.23%) Linux
3 68 (70.10%) MySQL
4 61 (62.89%) Apache
5 35 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
7 29 (29.90%) Subversion
8 28 (28.87%) Git (software)
9 25 (25.77%) HTML
10 24 (24.74%) XML
11 23 (23.71%) REST
12 22 (22.68%) Perl
13 21 (21.65%) SQL
13 21 (21.65%) Python
13 21 (21.65%) Scrum
13 21 (21.65%) jQuery
14 20 (20.62%) MongoDB
14 20 (20.62%) CentOS
14 20 (20.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (20.62%) CSS
15 19 (19.59%) Java
15 19 (19.59%) VMware
16 18 (18.56%) Red Hat
16 18 (18.56%) Puppet
16 18 (18.56%) JSON
17 17 (17.53%) Web Development
17 17 (17.53%) NoSQL
17 17 (17.53%) Unix
17 17 (17.53%) Ansible
18 16 (16.49%) Unit Testing

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 61 (62.89%) Apache
2 15 (15.46%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.28%) WordPress
4 7 (7.22%) Drupal
4 7 (7.22%) nginx
4 7 (7.22%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.12%) CMS
6 3 (3.09%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.09%) JBoss
6 3 (3.09%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.06%) IIS
8 1 (1.03%) Confluence
8 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.03%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (1.03%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Office
2 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Magento
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.03%) OpenCart
2 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.06%) IaaS
2 2 (2.06%) PaaS
2 2 (2.06%) SaaS
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.03%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.03%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) Internet
2 8 (8.25%) Firewall
3 6 (6.19%) DNS
4 5 (5.15%) LDAP
5 4 (4.12%) HTTPS
5 4 (4.12%) NAS
5 4 (4.12%) SAN
5 4 (4.12%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.12%) VPN
5 4 (4.12%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.09%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (3.09%) SSH
7 2 (2.06%) DHCP
7 2 (2.06%) FTP
7 2 (2.06%) HTTP
7 2 (2.06%) Kerberos
7 2 (2.06%) Network Security
8 1 (1.03%) SMTP
8 1 (1.03%) SNMP
8 1 (1.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (70.10%) MySQL
2 20 (20.62%) MongoDB
3 17 (17.53%) NoSQL
4 13 (13.40%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.22%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.19%) Redis
7 4 (4.12%) CouchDB
8 3 (3.09%) DB2
8 3 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.06%) MarkLogic
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.03%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (29.90%) Subversion
2 28 (28.87%) Git (software)
3 15 (15.46%) PHPUnit
4 14 (14.43%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.12%) Bitbucket
5 4 (4.12%) JUnit
5 4 (4.12%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.09%) Ant
6 3 (3.09%) Maven
6 3 (3.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (3.09%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.09%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.06%) Burp Suite
7 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.06%) GitLab
7 2 (2.06%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.06%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.06%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (1.03%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.03%) Serena SBM
General
1 7 (7.22%) Advertising
2 3 (3.09%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Marketing
3 2 (2.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Publishing
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (55.67%) Developer
2 48 (49.48%) PHP Developer
3 17 (17.53%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (13.40%) MySQL Developer
4 13 (13.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 9 (9.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) LAMP Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (9.28%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.19%) Administrator
6 6 (6.19%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce Developer
7 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Linux Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.77%) HTML
2 24 (24.74%) XML
3 23 (23.71%) REST
4 21 (21.65%) jQuery
5 20 (20.62%) CSS
6 18 (18.56%) JSON
7 15 (15.46%) Symfony
8 14 (14.43%) SOAP
9 13 (13.40%) AngularJS
10 12 (12.37%) LAPP Stack
11 11 (11.34%) CakePHP
12 9 (9.28%) Web Services
13 8 (8.25%) HTML5
13 8 (8.25%) Laravel
13 8 (8.25%) RESTful
14 7 (7.22%) LEMP Stack
15 5 (5.15%) CSS3
16 4 (4.12%) Ajax
16 4 (4.12%) Memcached
16 4 (4.12%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.12%) Digital Media
2 3 (3.09%) Blog
3 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.06%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.06%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.06%) PKI
3 2 (2.06%) Social Media
3 2 (2.06%) User Experience
4 1 (1.03%) AS400
4 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.03%) iSeries
4 1 (1.03%) New Media
4 1 (1.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (74.23%) Linux
2 20 (20.62%) CentOS
2 20 (20.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (17.53%) Unix
4 15 (15.46%) Debian
5 8 (8.25%) Windows
6 5 (5.15%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.12%) Solaris
8 3 (3.09%) AIX
9 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.03%) Fedora
10 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
10 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.65%) Scrum
3 17 (17.53%) Web Development
4 16 (16.49%) Unit Testing
5 15 (15.46%) DevOps
6 12 (12.37%) E-Commerce
6 12 (12.37%) OO
6 12 (12.37%) OO PHP
7 11 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.34%) Open Source
7 11 (11.34%) SDLC
8 10 (10.31%) MVC
9 9 (9.28%) OOP
10 7 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (7.22%) TDD
11 6 (6.19%) BDD
12 5 (5.15%) Configuration Management
12 5 (5.15%) ITIL
13 4 (4.12%) Migration
13 4 (4.12%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (78.35%) PHP
2 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
3 22 (22.68%) Perl
4 21 (21.65%) Python
4 21 (21.65%) SQL
5 19 (19.59%) Java
6 14 (14.43%) Bash Shell
7 8 (8.25%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.09%) C
8 3 (3.09%) C++
9 2 (2.06%) AWK
9 2 (2.06%) Korn
9 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.06%) sed
10 1 (1.03%) C#
10 1 (1.03%) Delphi
10 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) CCNP
1 11 (11.34%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) Degree
4 3 (3.09%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.06%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.40%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.22%) Postfix
3 6 (6.19%) Docker
4 5 (5.15%) SpamAssassin
4 5 (5.15%) Squid
5 4 (4.12%) Active Directory
6 3 (3.09%) KVM
6 3 (3.09%) NFS
6 3 (3.09%) Varnish
7 2 (2.06%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (2.06%) Gluster
7 2 (2.06%) oVirt
7 2 (2.06%) RHEV
7 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.03%) qmail
8 1 (1.03%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.03%) vSphere
8 1 (1.03%) Xen
8 1 (1.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (18.56%) Puppet
2 17 (17.53%) Ansible
3 10 (10.31%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (8.25%) Nagios
5 7 (7.22%) Cacti
6 2 (2.06%) cPanel
6 2 (2.06%) yum
7 1 (1.03%) Bacula
7 1 (1.03%) Grafana
7 1 (1.03%) Graphite
7 1 (1.03%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.03%) Kibana
7 1 (1.03%) logstash
7 1 (1.03%) Plesk
7 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.03%) Salt
7 1 (1.03%) Scalr
7 1 (1.03%) SCOM
7 1 (1.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (19.59%) VMware
2 18 (18.56%) Red Hat
3 9 (9.28%) Juniper
3 9 (9.28%) Oracle
3 9 (9.28%) Zend
4 5 (5.15%) IBM
5 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.12%) Rackspace
6 3 (3.09%) Cisco
6 3 (3.09%) EMC
7 2 (2.06%) Omniture
8 1 (1.03%) ATG
8 1 (1.03%) Citrix
8 1 (1.03%) CommVault
8 1 (1.03%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.03%) NetApp
8 1 (1.03%) Perforce
8 1 (1.03%) Seapine
8 1 (1.03%) Serena
8 1 (1.03%) Symantec
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