The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 85 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing LAMP 3 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.24% 0.48% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 1.78% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-12.42% +27.27%
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%
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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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
358 337 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.46% 26.75% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 228 206
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 36
Average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.18 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

LAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

LAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (88.89%) MVC
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) Zend
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Apache
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) Symfony
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Subversion
5 3 (33.33%) Zend Framework
5 3 (33.33%) Replication
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (33.33%) Yii
5 3 (33.33%) Doctrine
6 1 (11.11%) Magento
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (11.11%) Solaris
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) Node.js
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) Laravel

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) PHP Developer
3 4 (44.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 4 (44.44%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Symfony
2 3 (33.33%) Zend Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Yii
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) Doctrine
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Laravel
3 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) OOP
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Zend