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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Developer
Rank 628 652 590
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -62
Contract jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 21 18 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.031% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.033% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 30
Median daily rate £375 £333 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £188 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £393 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
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
50058 55053 53923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32735 35187 32868
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2085 2143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% +6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAMP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

LAMP Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 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 25 September 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 +28 21 £375 +12.78% 19
London +1 12 £375 +7.14% 6
East of England +17 6 £300 +114.28%
Hertfordshire - 6 £300 -
Watford - 5 - -
South East +21 2 £325 +8.33% 4
City of London +16 1 £375 -
West Midlands -19 1 £325 +8.33% 2
Kent - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £325 - 1
Solihull - 1 £325 -
Brighton - 1 £325 -
Borehamwood - 1 £300 -

LAMP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 41 (97.62%) PHP
1 41 (97.62%) LAMP
2 32 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 30 (71.43%) MySQL
4 27 (64.29%) HTML
5 26 (61.90%) CSS
6 20 (47.62%) Linux
7 18 (42.86%) jQuery
8 17 (40.48%) Zend
9 16 (38.10%) Apache
10 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (30.95%) MVC
12 12 (28.57%) Web Services
12 12 (28.57%) Symfony
13 11 (26.19%) OO
13 11 (26.19%) Web Development
14 10 (23.81%) XML
15 9 (21.43%) Zend Framework
15 9 (21.43%) Finance
16 7 (16.67%) OOP
16 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
16 7 (16.67%) Open Source
16 7 (16.67%) HTML5
17 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
17 6 (14.29%) Web Application Development
17 6 (14.29%) OO PHP
17 6 (14.29%) SOAP
17 6 (14.29%) SQL
17 6 (14.29%) TDD
18 5 (11.90%) CMS

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 16 (38.10%) Apache
2 5 (11.90%) CMS
3 3 (7.14%) Drupal
4 2 (4.76%) WordPress
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Intranet
2 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.76%) DB2
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.90%) Subversion
2 2 (4.76%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.38%) Bower
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (97.62%) LAMP
2 27 (64.29%) HTML
3 26 (61.90%) CSS
4 18 (42.86%) jQuery
5 12 (28.57%) Symfony
5 12 (28.57%) Web Services
6 10 (23.81%) XML
7 9 (21.43%) Zend Framework
8 7 (16.67%) HTML5
9 6 (14.29%) SOAP
10 5 (11.90%) CSS3
10 5 (11.90%) XHTML
11 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.52%) XSL
12 3 (7.14%) JSON
12 3 (7.14%) Laravel
12 3 (7.14%) Silex
13 2 (4.76%) PCRE
13 2 (4.76%) Regular Expression
13 2 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) e-Learning
2 2 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) MVC
3 11 (26.19%) OO
3 11 (26.19%) Web Development
4 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 7 (16.67%) OOP
4 7 (16.67%) Open Source
5 6 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (14.29%) TDD
5 6 (14.29%) Web Application Development
6 4 (9.52%) BDD
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.52%) Scrum
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (7.14%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Web Design
8 2 (4.76%) Content Management
8 2 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) PHP
2 32 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.76%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.76%) Ruby
4 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) PHP 5
5 1 (2.38%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Zend
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) RedDot
2 2 (4.76%) Sybase
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £425 Per Day Contract split between Nottingham/ Bristol/ home
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago