The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 116 119
Rank change year-on-year +21 +3  
Contract jobs citing LAMP 4 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.44% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 2.51% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 4
Median daily rate £340 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £331 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £334 £344
% change year-on-year -0.37% -2.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £44.25

LAMP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 335 439 626
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 18.32% 17.67% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 270 376
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.28 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.51% +30.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing LAMP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Berkshire

LAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LAMP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for LAMP in Berkshire

LAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAMP in Berkshire

LAMP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Slough - 3 £340 - 1
Maidenhead -5 1 - -
LAMP
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 5 (55.56%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Ansible
4 4 (44.44%) Docker
4 4 (44.44%) MariaDB
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) SAP
5 3 (33.33%) Apache
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) Nagios
5 3 (33.33%) Electronics
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (33.33%) NFS
5 3 (33.33%) Samba
5 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) Squid
5 3 (33.33%) Marketing
5 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (33.33%) BDD

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Confluence
2 2 (22.22%) nginx
3 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MariaDB
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) FishEye
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (33.33%) Electronics
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Database Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Database Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum Master
3 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (22.22%) RESTful
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
4 1 (11.11%) Java
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
2 3 (33.33%) NFS
2 3 (33.33%) Samba
2 3 (33.33%) Squid
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 3 (33.33%) Nagios
3 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (22.22%) Puppet
4 1 (11.11%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
3 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) New Relic
3 1 (11.11%) PagerDuty
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
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