The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Sussex region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 44 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing LAMP 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.27% 0.25% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 1.35% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£313 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £294 £300
% change year-on-year
+19.14% -2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-59.42% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
75 74 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.27% 18.64% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 67
Average daily rate £313 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAMP across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

LAMP
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LAMP across the West Sussex region.

LAMP Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Chichester - - - -
Crawley - - - - 1
Gatwick - - - -
Horsham - - - - 1
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing LAMP 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 LAMP.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) RHCE
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing LAMP 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 LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) RHCE
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat