The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Surrey 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 81 72 85
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing LAMP 7 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.57% 0.73% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.03% 2.36% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £500 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +29.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £281 £300
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £175.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-59.42% +455.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
344 381 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.08% 31.05% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 192 197
Average daily rate £350 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 17
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.00 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
LAMP
South East

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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +5 1 - -
Horley - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 3
Woking - - - - 2
Camberley - - - -
Egham - - - - 1
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 11 (73.33%) PHP
2 9 (60.00%) MySQL
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Apache
4 5 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) Data Security
5 4 (26.67%) CMS
5 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) PHP5
6 3 (20.00%) FMCG
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (20.00%) Nagios
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (20.00%) OO PHP
7 2 (13.33%) DevOps
7 2 (13.33%) OOP
7 2 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) RHCE
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
7 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 7 (46.67%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) PHP Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Web Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) C# Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) Ajax
3 1 (6.67%) WPF
3 1 (6.67%) Symfony
3 1 (6.67%) Direct3D
3 1 (6.67%) WinForms
3 1 (6.67%) OpenGL
3 1 (6.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) FMCG
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (26.67%) Data Security
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) OOP
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) PHP
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) PHP5
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (13.33%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) RHCE
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Zend
2 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle