The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank - - 8
Contract jobs citing LAMP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex - - 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
LAMP
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 22.22% 10.53% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sussex 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 Sussex

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in Sussex