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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Developer
Rank 620 582 563
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -19
Contract jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 23 28 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.052% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.055% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 31
Median daily rate £363 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £313 £290
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
50823 51340 50433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33235 31856 31169
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2031 2115
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 31 May 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 19 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 31 May 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 -18 18 £418 +28.46% 17
London +8 11 £450 +28.57% 5
South East -25 3 £245 -34.66% 4
South Wales - 3 £275 -
Wales - 3 £275 -
East Sussex - 3 £245 - 1
Cardiff - 3 £275 -
South West -7 2 £315 - 2
Edinburgh - 2 £325 - 1
Scotland - 2 £325 - 1
Bristol -6 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £315 -
Gloucester - 1 £315 -
Lincoln - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 2

LAMP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 40 (95.24%) PHP
1 40 (95.24%) LAMP
2 30 (71.43%) MySQL
3 26 (61.90%) Linux
4 24 (57.14%) Apache
4 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (50.00%) Zend
7 20 (47.62%) jQuery
8 16 (38.10%) Zend Framework
8 16 (38.10%) CSS
8 16 (38.10%) HTML
8 16 (38.10%) OO
9 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
10 12 (28.57%) SQL
11 11 (26.19%) TDD
11 11 (26.19%) RESTful
11 11 (26.19%) OO PHP
12 8 (19.05%) MVC
12 8 (19.05%) Doctrine
12 8 (19.05%) HTML5
12 8 (19.05%) PHP 5
13 7 (16.67%) PHPUnit
13 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
13 7 (16.67%) Software Architecture
14 6 (14.29%) Node.js
14 6 (14.29%) Scrum
15 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
15 5 (11.90%) High Availability
15 5 (11.90%) Laravel

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 24 (57.14%) Apache
2 6 (14.29%) Node.js
3 4 (9.52%) CMS
3 4 (9.52%) nginx
3 4 (9.52%) WordPress
4 2 (4.76%) Drupal
4 2 (4.76%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Magento
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (71.43%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.14%) Redis
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.67%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.76%) Grunt
3 2 (4.76%) gulp
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Games
2 3 (7.14%) Online Betting
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
3 2 (4.76%) Front Office
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (95.24%) LAMP
2 20 (47.62%) jQuery
3 16 (38.10%) CSS
3 16 (38.10%) HTML
3 16 (38.10%) Zend Framework
4 11 (26.19%) RESTful
5 8 (19.05%) Doctrine
5 8 (19.05%) HTML5
6 5 (11.90%) Laravel
7 4 (9.52%) CSS3
7 4 (9.52%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (9.52%) Symfony
7 4 (9.52%) XML
8 3 (7.14%) Ajax
8 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.14%) JSON
8 3 (7.14%) Yii
9 2 (4.76%) Regular Expression
9 2 (4.76%) REST
9 2 (4.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
1 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
1 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) OO
3 11 (26.19%) OO PHP
3 11 (26.19%) TDD
4 8 (19.05%) MVC
5 7 (16.67%) Software Architecture
6 6 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (11.90%) DevOps
7 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.90%) High Availability
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.52%) OOP
8 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.14%) Open Source
9 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Workflow
10 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (4.76%) Security Architecture
10 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) PHP
2 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 12 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (19.05%) PHP 5
5 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Varnish
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Zend
2 2 (4.76%) Google
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) RedDot
2 2 (4.76%) Sybase
3 1 (2.38%) Omniture
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
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