The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Southampton region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 42 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing LAMP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.28% 0.32% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 1.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+26.95% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-59.42% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
125 60 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 35.31% 19.29% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 35 30
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £383 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
LAMP
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LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAMP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP.

1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Facebook
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter