The table below looks at the statistics for WAMP 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 WAMP over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WAMP (Windows, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WAMP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £215 £248
% change year-on-year
+53.48% -13.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.75
WAMP
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
776 804 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.29% 25.82% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 559 555
Median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 17
Median hourly rate £38.75 £39.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.39 £19.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%