The table below looks at the statistics for WAMP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAMP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WAMP (Windows, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
UK
Rank 590 611 611
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Contract jobs citing WAMP 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.022% 0.007% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £320 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 - -
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 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
13830 14448 13620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.83% 28.90% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9494 9997 9159
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 254 184
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.30 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £57.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

WAMP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing WAMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAMP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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 +24 3 £320 +28.00% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £348 -
South East - 1 £275 -
Brighton - 1 £275 -
Leeds - 1 £320 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £320 -
East Sussex - 1 £275 -

WAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for WAMP.

1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
3 2 (50.00%) Google Maps API
3 2 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) RSS
3 2 (50.00%) WordPress
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Optimisation
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Fintech
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Progress
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) Internet

WAMP
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 2 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Google Maps API
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) RSS
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fintech
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Progress
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace