The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank - 41 42
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.59% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.15% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
LAMP
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 93 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.28% 27.27% 39.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 67 97
Median daily rate £325 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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 Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 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 28 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 Southampton region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Blog
1 3 (100.00%) Symfony
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) WordPress
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (33.33%) Lucene
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Internet

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Symfony
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL