The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had LAMP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Developer
Rank 604 629 598
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -31
Contract jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 17 16 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.029% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.031% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 34
Median daily rate £344 £371 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +6.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £388 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £306 £320
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46860 52217 52769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.73% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30653 33283 33387
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2021 2181
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

LAMP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured LAMP Developer in the job title.

LAMP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LAMP Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LAMP Developer within the UK.

LAMP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

LAMP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAMP Developer within the UK.

LAMP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

LAMP Developer
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 17 £344 -7.40% 12
London +12 8 £365 -5.80%
North West +10 6 £325 +4.00%
Manchester +3 6 £325 +4.00%
South West +8 2 £363 -
West Yorkshire +23 1 £350 -4.76% 1
Leeds +19 1 £350 -4.76% 1
Yorkshire +18 1 £350 -4.76% 3
City of London -10 1 £375 -3.22%

LAMP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, LAMP Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring LAMP Developer in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) LAMP
2 38 (97.44%) PHP
3 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 25 (64.10%) MySQL
5 23 (58.97%) HTML
6 22 (56.41%) CSS
7 18 (46.15%) Linux
8 17 (43.59%) Web Services
8 17 (43.59%) Apache
9 15 (38.46%) Zend
10 13 (33.33%) Web Development
11 11 (28.21%) OO
12 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (25.64%) jQuery
13 9 (23.08%) Symfony
13 9 (23.08%) SOAP
14 8 (20.51%) XML
14 8 (20.51%) MVC
15 7 (17.95%) Finance
15 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
15 7 (17.95%) TDD
15 7 (17.95%) Zend Framework
15 7 (17.95%) Magento
16 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
16 6 (15.38%) OO PHP
16 6 (15.38%) Open Source
16 6 (15.38%) Subversion
16 6 (15.38%) XHTML
16 6 (15.38%) OOP
17 5 (12.82%) SQL

LAMP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 17 (43.59%) Apache
2 4 (10.26%) CMS
3 3 (7.69%) Drupal
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.13%) WordPress
5 1 (2.56%) concrete5
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Magento
2 1 (2.56%) OpenCart
2 1 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) HTTP
2 3 (7.69%) Intranet
3 2 (5.13%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) GIS
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Subversion
2 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.56%) Bower
4 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.56%) Grunt
4 1 (2.56%) gulp
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) LAMP
2 23 (58.97%) HTML
3 22 (56.41%) CSS
4 17 (43.59%) Web Services
5 10 (25.64%) jQuery
6 9 (23.08%) SOAP
6 9 (23.08%) Symfony
7 8 (20.51%) XML
8 7 (17.95%) Zend Framework
9 6 (15.38%) XHTML
10 5 (12.82%) HTML5
11 4 (10.26%) RESTful
11 4 (10.26%) XSL
12 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
12 3 (7.69%) CSS3
12 3 (7.69%) Laravel
12 3 (7.69%) Silex
13 2 (5.13%) CodeIgniter
13 2 (5.13%) REST
13 2 (5.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) e-Learning
2 2 (5.13%) Statistics
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Animation
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.56%) Fintech
3 1 (2.56%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Web Development
2 11 (28.21%) OO
3 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) MVC
5 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
5 7 (17.95%) TDD
6 6 (15.38%) OO PHP
6 6 (15.38%) OOP
6 6 (15.38%) Open Source
7 5 (12.82%) BDD
7 5 (12.82%) Web Application Development
7 5 (12.82%) Web Design
8 4 (10.26%) OOD
8 4 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (7.69%) Front End Development
9 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.13%) SOLID
10 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) PHP
2 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.82%) SQL
4 3 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) PHP 7
5 2 (5.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Zend
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe
2 1 (2.56%) Facebook
2 1 (2.56%) Twitter