The table below looks at the statistics for WAMP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAMP over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WAMP (Windows, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 625 606 589
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -17
Contract jobs citing WAMP 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.030% 0.013% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
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£325 £321 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £248 -
% change year-on-year
+31.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16619 15847 15524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.04% 28.03% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11307 10086 9969
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 299 218 271
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

WAMP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAMP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WAMP
Daily Rate Trend

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

WAMP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WAMP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

WAMP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WAMP
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAMP within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 4 £325 +1.16% 4
London -8 2 £340 -13.92% 1
Leicestershire - 2 £325 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £325 - 1
Leicester - 2 £325 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £215 -
Scotland - 1 £215 -
Hammersmith - 1 £340 -

WAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WAMP 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 WAMP.

1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) LAMP
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Node.js
5 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) WordPress
5 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) Zend
5 2 (22.22%) Zend Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) Python

WAMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WAMP 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 WAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) WordPress
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) FogBugz
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) LAMP
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Zend Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5 Boilerplate
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
5 1 (11.11%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Erlang
4 1 (11.11%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Zend
2 1 (11.11%) SaltStack
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CPS Group UK
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