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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 89 87 92
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing LAMP 8 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.54% 0.078% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.94% 0.30% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Average daily rate £320 £401 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.09% +88.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £401 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £401 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £24.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+192.78% -39.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
412 337 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.60% 26.27% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 170 252
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 22 16
Average hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £32.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £48.18 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 3 £320 - 1
Staines - 1 £225 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Egham - - - -
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) OOP
4 4 (33.33%) Apache
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) FMCG
5 3 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (25.00%) Nagios
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) RHCE
6 2 (16.67%) Subversion
6 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (8.33%) VMware
7 1 (8.33%) NAS
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (8.33%) vSphere

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) C# Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Development Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Web Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Server Support
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) FMCG
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) OOP
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) RHCE
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (8.33%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle