The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 124 141 83
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -58
Contract jobs citing LAMP 12 10 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.30% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 1.12% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 46
Median daily rate £313 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £384 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.66% -14.28%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
840 892 783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.98% 26.95% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 606 486
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 65 12
Median hourly rate £23.28 £42.75 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.55% +9.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £30.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.00 £43.00
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 West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

LAMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

LAMP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Wiltshire +14 4 £475 - 2
Bristol - 4 £300 - 1
Dorset - 2 - - 2
Somerset - 2 £300 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 West region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 21 (80.77%) MySQL
2 18 (69.23%) PHP
2 18 (69.23%) Linux
3 16 (61.54%) Apache
4 12 (46.15%) HTML
4 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 12 (46.15%) CSS
5 10 (38.46%) Oracle
6 8 (30.77%) Drupal
7 7 (26.92%) Wiki
7 7 (26.92%) JIRA
7 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
7 7 (26.92%) CentOS
7 7 (26.92%) Puppet
7 7 (26.92%) Perl
7 7 (26.92%) Solaris
7 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
7 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
7 7 (26.92%) RHCE
7 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
7 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
7 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
7 7 (26.92%) CMS
7 7 (26.92%) Samba
8 5 (19.23%) HTML5
8 5 (19.23%) WordPress
8 5 (19.23%) CSS3
8 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (19.23%) Web Development
9 4 (15.38%) MVC

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (61.54%) Apache
2 8 (30.77%) Drupal
3 7 (26.92%) CMS
3 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
4 5 (19.23%) WordPress
5 3 (11.54%) IIS
5 3 (11.54%) Moodle
5 3 (11.54%) nginx
6 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
7 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Magento
2 1 (3.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) GitHub
3 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Grunt
3 2 (7.69%) gulp
4 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Designer
2 6 (23.08%) PHP Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Designer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Build Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Magento Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Linux Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) CSS
1 12 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) CSS3
2 5 (19.23%) HTML5
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 4 (15.38%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
4 3 (11.54%) REST
4 3 (11.54%) Spring
4 3 (11.54%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) .NET
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
5 2 (7.69%) LESS
5 2 (7.69%) Meteor
5 2 (7.69%) PhoneGap
5 2 (7.69%) Sass
5 2 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Wiki
2 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.69%) e-Learning
2 2 (7.69%) SCORM
2 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) CentOS
2 7 (26.92%) Solaris
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Web Development
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps
3 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 4 (15.38%) MVC
3 4 (15.38%) OOP
4 3 (11.54%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (7.69%) OO PHP
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (3.85%) API Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Business Development
6 1 (3.85%) Customer Insight
6 1 (3.85%) Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile First
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) PHP
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) ActionScript
4 2 (7.69%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (7.69%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) RHCE
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
1 7 (26.92%) Samba
2 3 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Puppet
2 3 (11.54%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Adobe
4 2 (7.69%) Google
4 2 (7.69%) Zend
5 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.85%) Sencha
South West
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